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“Ok hotel for exploring the area”
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Royal Oak Hotel
Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Betws-y-Coed
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Reviewed September 20, 2013

There is limited choice of hotels in this area of Wales. We were looking for a boutique hotel but there isn't really anything if that type around so we ended up here. The hotel was fine. The rooms clean but dated and fairly basic. For the price it really wasn't any more than ok. Given lack of choice in the area then I would recommend it but compared to the rest of the country/world it doesn't cut the mustard.

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Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for trips around Snowdonia, to visit slate mines and other sites. The hotel is not new but is a full service unit with grill and restaurant and bar. It overlooks a stream that rushes by and is quite beautiful.

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Reviewed September 19, 2013

A beautiful characterful hotel. Our superior room was spacious, spotless and overlooked the lovely River Llugwy. The food was excellent and the staff friendly and knowledgeable and the wi-fi was free! Would definitely recommend and look forward to returning.

Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 18, 2013

We popped in here on the off chance as the £11.95 for two courses for lunch appealed to us although we didn't expect it to be good. We should have had more faith!!! It was lovely, I had Roast Lamb and the other half had Lambs Liver, both served with a large portion of fresh cooked, crisp veg and potatoes, generous portions of meat as well, for dessert we had trifle and Pannacotta with plum and ginger compote, wow, amazing value, service was good too, even though it was busy. Well done Royal Oak.
P.S We didn't stay here so can't comment on the hotel.

Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 10, 2013

We booked this hotel last minute with an excellent deal. Reception very helpful arranging this. Room was a standard, but more than adequate. Plenty of space, good facilities,spotlessly clean, bath with shower. The only things that let this stay down was the entrance to the stairs was a bit cramped and I didn't like the shower curtain arrangement over the bath as it formed a small square so not much room for manoeuvre without the curtain sticking to your body.
Dinner (included in the deal) was excellen tas was breakfast. Will certainly go again if another deal
comes along.

Room Tip: The standard room was excellent- why pay more?
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  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 9, 2013

We didn't stay in the Hotel but we did enjoy a fantastic meal which was value for money . The staff were very friendly and attentive all evening . We went on a Saturday night , and there was a live band on who were palying outside ( under cover of course ) so it didn't feel as though they were playing right next to you while you were eating but it was loud enough to enjoy from inside .
Thank you to all the staff who looked after us and we hope to see you again soon !

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed September 3, 2013

We stayed at the Royal Oak for 5 nights . Room was spacious and comfortable. Bed reasonable. The reception staff were friendly and helpful. The hotel is positioned well for exploring the surrounding countryside and there are some lovely local walks. We dined three nights at the hotel restaurant , food was varied and tasty and the chef was very accommodating in catering for my gluten free vegeterian needs.

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Address: Holyhead Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AY, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Betws-y-Coed
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites
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Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Betws-y-Coed
Price Range: $118 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Oak Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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