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“Great place for beach and eats - -”

Royal Palms Beach Club
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: Caribbean, Seafood
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Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: The Royal Palms is located on 300ft of white sand overlooking the pristine waters of the Caribbean. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner in a beautiful outdoor setting.Private cabanas on the beach are available for dining. Dine at the beach bar patio or upstairs in the elegant air conditioned dining room. The only dining area that over looks beautiful Seven Mile Beach.After dinner there is entertainment where you can mingle with locals and visitors alike.We look forward to seeing you. The new Ristorante Prima is located at The Royal Palms.
Reviewed November 13, 2013

The Royal Palms is located closer in to George Town where the beach is much better than just a few properties just to its south. The Palm's is set up to service the cruise ship people along with those of us who are visiting for more than a few hours. The beach is good, the recreation available and the food and drinks fit well. The beach faces due west and can have really nice sunsets. Evenings are very popular and its a nice hang out for party people and just a fun place to be. My only complaint might be the crowds at times from the ships, but the beach to the right and left at wide open and extremely nice.

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1  Thank raberdon
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Reviewed November 11, 2013

We stopped in here to watch the sunset and have a couple of drinks and an appetizer before dinner. I really cannot vouch for the food here as we only had the spinach dip - which was good. I do wish they served it with some chips as the pretzel bread was very filling...
Their drinks are the typical tropical ones you find elsewhere on the island but were very accommodating in making a concoction off the menu (and did it well I might add)!

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Thank Miami_MichelleC
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Reviewed November 6, 2013

Oct 14th 2013 1st port stop for our Disney Fantasy Cruise. We found a nice lady offering us a ride for $25 ($5pp) to Seven Mile Beach. We got it down to $15, & she actually dropped us off next door at some apts/condos & told us to walk down the pathway. It was like a 2 min walk & we were on the beach & didn't have to pay $2pp to use their beach. Nice tip!

The beach is AMAZING. It was like a dream! It rained, but it was still very warm & felt amazing. We chose not to use their $5 chairs, but used their outside showers & changing/bathroom before we left. We did not eat, drink anything there. We didn't know what to expect, so we brought drinks & snacks.

A few of our fellow cruisers were there & they ate and used their facilities and seemed to like it. We weren't there as long, so we didn't need to. The server came around several times and made sure you knew there was a fee to use their loungers or covered cabanas. They did have a volleyball net set up, but no one was playing. They also were renting jet skis.

Royal Palms is surrounded by condos & vacation rentals, to the left, and each place seems to have their own part of the shore. We walked as far as we could back towards the ship & found these really neat floating circle loungers at a vacation rental place. Me & 2 of my teens laid on one & had plenty of room. There were also 2 docks you could climb on & jump off.

Royal Palms was nice, but I'd like to see what else there is.

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Thank TheVez5
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Donald L, General Manager at Royal Palms Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2013

Dear Trip Advisor reviewer,
Thank you for letting us know that the nice taxi lady did not charge you the legal taxi fee that all taxis are supposed to abide by. It is also very impressive that you managed to bypass paying the $2.00 charge that covers the cost of the showers, changing rooms , free use of the pool, security, free wifi and keeping the beach in pristine condition for our guests. I am hoping that there are not many guests such as yourself that feel the need to cheat.
Please do look for somewhere else next time.

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Reviewed October 30, 2013

We traveled on the Carnival Conquest last week. Came to the Royal Palms after our excursion (Sting Ray tour, which rocked btw).

The club was great. Good food and drinks. Could've had better service ON the beach...seemed like they had more servers in the main area.

Someone stole my husbands brand new oakleys...(real ones...)...they were in his shoes and under our lounge chair with a towel on top.

And taking a cab from here to port was just silly. They wanted to cram lots of people in cabs to get more bang for the buck...but my hubby and I are not used to riding with strangers on top of us...so we paid extra to ride solo. It was like pulling teeth to get a cabbie to understand that we didn't want to ride with people we didn't know.

The cab driver we DID get...made us pray with him or he wouldn't let us out of the van. We are agnostic...so this was very awkward for us.

All in all...it was a good time. It was very affordable fun. Just wish they had lockers.

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3  Thank Kathleen D
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Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

Come on guys... I know u are in front on the beach.... But your price are crazy.... And the service is ok.... Need more time to tall with the people....

If u want to eat... I will not recommwnd this pleace...

If you want to get drunk.... Bring 2 credit cards.... Cause drink are crazy and light

1  Thank Giorgo P
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