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The Royal Hotel

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

A little old school for my tastes, though comfortable and well run. Very pleasant and attentive staff, good facilities, though book early for dinner, as we struggled to get even one dinner booking for our weekend with one week before arrival. Local restaurants/pubs offer good...More

1  Thank georginams2016
Reviewed yesterday

This is our third visit to this magnificent Hotel in a small town on the south coast of the Isle of Wight. The setting is lovely on a quiet road just outside the town centre. Our room was adequate for a twin bedded ordinary room,ensuite...More

1  Thank irv52
Reviewed yesterday

The hotel is set in a beautiful semi-tropical garden with magnificent views from the edge of the cliff. The staff were most pleasant and helpful in dealing with enquiries. The sandwich lunch was excellent and I would be very tempted to stay at the hotel...More

1  Thank alandelascelles
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing stay. Staff very friendly & Impeccable service. Food fantastic with a good choice on both breakfast & evening meal menus. Rooms very high standard & serviced very well. Gardens also well maintained.

2  Thank ljmtaylor
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Obviously coming from another continent you do what everyone else does when trying to book a hotel. Google, the general website stalking and finding any written articals you can: well that's what I usually do. And this time all of that failed me big time....More

Thank Hollis116
Response from RoyalHotel-IOW, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Hollis116 Thank you for taking the time to do a review. I would like to sincerely apologise that your stay was not up to expectations, we like to pride ourselves on our hospitality and on this occasion we have clearly failed. We value guest...More

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About
Description
The Royal Hotel is one of the Isle of Wight’s Best Kept Secrets – a refined and elegant historic jewel and a destination for the discerning traveller for more than 150 years. This is the island’s leading AA ...More Four Star hotel.Grand yet intimate, this beautiful early Victorian hotel has 51 bedrooms and is set in sub tropical gardens in the seaside town of Ventnor, on the island’s south coast. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (281)
Room & Suite (205)
Dining (62)
Pool & Beach (16)
Amenities (23)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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Disgruntling
31 January 2018|
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Response from Jeremy F | Reviewed this property |
No and no
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Philip W
19 August 2017|
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Response from Powislandboy | Reviewed this property |
Not in my room !!
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Room Tips
"East facing rooms not with sea view, but offer lovely garden views"
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"Ask for a sea view room"
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"a ground floor room would have been great for the dog but 1st floor was acceptable"
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"We had a classic double room with garden views which was comfortable but we spent little time in it."
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