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All reviewscharles dickensfantastic view of the castlefaded grandeurinteresting experiencelancashire breakfastlisted buildingfew minutes walkmodern hotelfunction roomperfect locationcar parkinglancaster cityenjoyable staycomfortable rooma great stayweekend breakan overnight stay
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I had booked to stay for one night en route to Kent coast the following day.we arrived late afternoon and checked in by a young lady who was polite and helpful. First impression was that the place was tired. Stairway was dangerous as the carpet...More

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the worst hotels I've ever stayed at. I paid almost £100 for a night and could have gone elsewhere for that price, but thought the central location would be good. Not worth it. While the building was undergoing a refurb... this was no...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed here at weekend and this 'hotel' fell well below par. Major refurbishment going on, which is desperately required, nut we were not informed about when booking. Rooms dingy, damp and mouldy. The wi dow had a sign on saying they were 'not for opening'....More

Thank Car0lB62
Response from ReceptionTeam1879, Receptionist at Royal Kings ArmsResponded 5 days ago

Good morning Ms Kirk Thank you for your feedback about your stay this weekend. We have information located on our website regarding the refurbishment work taking place, we have requested this to be posted on booking.com also, but this has yet to be done, i...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Starting with the pro's: This is a hotel in a great location, central to Lancaster in a (potentially) lovely old building which must have been wonderful in its day. There's also a cheap car park round the back which is convenient for getting in and...More

1  Thank Thomas Nimbus K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a single room for 3 nights, business-related matters. The rooms as well as the other facilities do definitely need refurbishment, I'm sure it will be most lovely when all the construction work is done; it is a building with history after all. There were...More

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Hannah G
16 April 2018|
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Hello, Yes our refurbishments are on going, however the work being done in the entrance will be completed in the next couple of weeks, the workmen will then be going to the second floor, they will be then out of everyone's... More
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Sandra W
8 December 2016|
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Response from Helen D | Reviewed this property |
No hairdryer. Sockets probably don't work either. Nothing in our room worked
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"Don't stay here until the place is refurbished"
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"Rooms are available with views of Lancaster's magnificent castle."
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"Ask for a refurbished room if available"
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