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Royal & Fortescue Hotel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Carvery and sweet for £10 on a Sunday night? Oh, go on then! Room large and comfortable. Love that the beverage box includes a teapot! And hot chocolate. They need an extension cord for the kettle though - had to boil it on the floor...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded today

Thank you for leaving such a great review. Our carvery offer is certainly proving popular and we can see why! I wish you asked for some assistance with your luggage, our porters are always on hand to assist with luggage or any other requests for...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I go to Barnstaple on a regular basis as we live in a small village on the outskirts. We decided to stay in Barnstaple for a few nights just before New Years Eve after a lengthy hospitalisation as a post-Christmas respite and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded today

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful and kind review of our hotel. We are all so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and wish you a speedy recovery. I will pass your kind comments onto all of...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a really nice hotel, old building but bright and modern inside. We had a good sized room with bright, sparkling en-suite. All the staff were very friendly and efficient and we had dinner in the restaurant one night of our 4 night stay...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank JohnBeds
Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded today

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, I am glad to hear you found your room to be of a modern and high standard whilst also finding the staff to be so friendly, helpful and efficient. I will pass your kind comments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Poor service at main mealtimes, lacking ambiance at Christmas. No sanitisers in the hotel which could have resulted in hygiene risks.Rooms were comfortable and food in general was good. Staffing levels on Christmas Day and Boxing Day in the restaurant were insufficient causing the poor...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded today

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I'm disappointed to hear your comments and would appreciate if you took the time to contact myself directly at your earliest convenience in order to discuss the issues you have raised further. I look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely venue , food excellent, generous portions and delicious. Service excellent , good central location for shops . Room comfortable but the mews rooms ( we stayed in one) near the hotel store and after the evening meal and disco which finished at about midnight...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here at The Royal & Fortescue Hotel and we look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel soon. Many thanks, Josh

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Finding an ideal charming hotel in Barnstaple does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Royal & Fortescue Hotel, a nice option for travellers like you. More You’ll enjoy relaxing rooms that include a flat screen TV, a safe, and VIP room facilities, bringing comfort and convenience to your visit. Plus, Royal & Fortescue Hotel offers breakfast, providing a pleasant respite from your busy day. It's easy to stay connected during your stay as Royal & Fortescue Hotel offers guests free wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. Given the close proximity to Castle Hill (4.6 km), guests of Royal & Fortescue Hotel can easily experience one of Barnstaple's most popular landmarks. While you’re here, be sure to check out some of the Italian restaurants, including Giovanni's and Pizza Express - Barnstaple, all of which are a short distance from Royal & Fortescue Hotel. There is no shortage of things to do in the area: explore popular jogging paths such as Barnstaple - Short Estuary Walk. Royal & Fortescue Hotel puts the best of Barnstaple at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
47
Price range
US$70 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal And Fortescue Barnstaple
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Royal & Fortescue Hotel Barnstaple, Devon
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > Barnstaple
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
47
Price range
US$70 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal And Fortescue Barnstaple
,
Royal & Fortescue Hotel Barnstaple, Devon
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > Barnstaple
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Response from Anne B | Reviewed this property |
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Response from travelfan46 | Reviewed this property |
I can`t remember either but the staff are most obliging and if you ask I am sure they will help. It states on their website that they want everyone to thoroughly enjoy their stay and they are only too happy to provide... More
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Becky M
10 April 2017|
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Ifracombe and wide mouth bay places like that are about 10 miles away ,but maybe a small one nearer sorry not sure.
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"You don't want to be overlooking the street especially on Friday and Saturday nights."
JohnBeds
1 week ago
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"We again requested a superior room, and again enjoyed a great stay.A"
Climber29512264076
3 weeks ago
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"Be careful of the uneven floors."
amencorner11
3 weeks ago
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"Stay in hotel car park but beware of rubbish in lane. Disgusting "
GeordieinDevon
3 weeks ago
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