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“A rare gem - lovely!”
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The Royal Hotel
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Deal
Certificate of Excellence
United Kingdom
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38 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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“A rare gem - lovely!”
Reviewed January 17, 2007

Staying in British seaside hotels is usually a surefire recipe for disaster. But this place came as a very welcome surprise. It is a rambling old pile, right on the beach, the hotel above a large ground-floor pub and restaurant.
Our room was clean, huge, newly decorated and had everything we wanted including - a rarity in the UK - a large, warm well-equipped bathroom where everything worked as it should. Staff were efficient and friendly, and the English breakfast was one of the best I have had - high-quality ingredients and far more than anyone sane could eat. The only negative side is that the hotel's adjacent car park is now owned by the council, meaning you have to pay. But it's no big deal at about £4 a day. When we received a ticket for allegedly misparking, the hotel cheerfully took it off our hands and sorted it out.
A wonderful place in one of England's secret little corners. We'll be back.

Stayed December 2006
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Reviewed September 15, 2005

It's a typical pub/hotel type establishment. Bit frayed about the edges, but nice enough. Certainly use it again.

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Property: The Royal Hotel
Address: Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Deal
Amenities:
Restaurant
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Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Deal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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