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Royal Hotel
Ranked #16 of 93 Hotels in Montpellier
Certificate of Excellence
Montpellier
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4 reviews
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“You will be glad”
Reviewed 14 September 2012

Very nice small hotel in downtown, close to both the railway station and the city center. You will like the closeness to all the city offers: opera and convention center (Corum), art gallery, churches, shopping mall, comedy theaher, plenty of restaurants.
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  • Stayed September 2012, travelled on business
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Reviewed 31 August 2012

First of all, I'd like to say that the receptionist was outstanding, her name was Linda and she went way over and above to help me out with finding medical assistance for my daughter's friend travelling with us. She had no time to spare, and still phoned quite a few places trying to set us up with a doctor's office that could see us in such short notice. She was definitely an angel and her attitude changed my mind about the traditional French attitude.
The location was great. Rooms were very comfortable and newly renovated for such old building.

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled with family
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 August 2012

This hotel looked good & read well on the net.
Yes it was extremely handy to the SNCF rail station & main tram lines.
Also it was comfortable walking to the main square, cafes, restaurants & shops.
The room was clean & slightly dated. Time for new bedspreads.
The major downside was no air-conditioning which was well noted on the website.
We should have suspected it was not working as there was a desk fan in our room that only pushed the hot air around.
Finally at 3am we managed to open a very sticky, jammed window which offered little relief to the 35C weather.
Management should have advised us of this matter upon arrival & at least given a discount on the room.
Would I stay again. More likely not.

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  • Stayed August 2012, travelled with friends
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London
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Reviewed 13 August 2012

We arrived by train and walked to the hotel it was a circa 7 minute walk for us with luggage. The receptionist and staff were friendly. The hotel clean and well maintained. The main square of the old town is a 5 minute walk with cafes and restaurants and lively atmosphere at your doorstep. We were generally delighted with the place.

It is difficult to find fault with this hotel. However, some minor criticisms are: there was no shower curtain and the toilet got flooded when showering. Also, the air conditioning is very noisy but this didn't prevent us from having good nights sleep. Given the peak season it was reasonably priced at £100 a night with morning tea included. All in all, I would highly recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 July 2012

The hotel is only 5 mins walk from the SNCF station and less than 10 mins from a large restaurent area.
All the staff spoke English and were very helpful.
My bedroom had air conditioning which was very necessary with temperatures in the 30s.
Despite the two tram routes passing the hotel I had no problem getting a good nights sleep.
There was a good selection of items for breakfast
I would use this hotel again..

Room Tip: As I had no problems I copuld make no suggestions.
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  • Stayed July 2012, travelled solo
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

We stayed here just one night at the end of a cycling tour across the South of France and it was everything we were hoping for. Perfectly located just 5 minutes walk from the old town and the train station, a quiet private courtyard where we could lock up our bikes, big quiet clean air-conditioned rooms with huge plasma screen TVs and massive rain-cascade showers. The receptionist was so friendly and helpful, plus one of the really big bonuses is that check-in time is really early (from 1pm) and check-out pretty late (11:30am). Would definitely come back here.

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 12 July 2012

The Royal Hotel is located in an older hotel building. Our room had been recently renovated, and was clean, comfortable with free wireless internet access. Staff was pleasant. Hotel is a short, easy walk from the train station. Hotel is also a convenient walk to the town square and many restaurants. We were pleased with the accommodations, and would definitely stay there again.

  • Stayed June 2012, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Royal Hotel

Property: Royal Hotel
Address: 8 rue Maguelone, 34000, Montpellier, France
Region: France > Occitanie > Herault > Montpellier
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#14 Business Hotel in Montpellier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 46
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Three stars hotel, right in the historical city center walking area of Montpellier. Next to the train station, Comedie Square, Corum conference center. Ideal to discover the city or for business trip. Tram lines connections at two minutes. Car park parking Comedie. ... more   less 
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