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“Dated and tired”

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Royal Victoria & Bull Hotel
Ranked #16 of 17 Rochester B&B and Inns
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21 reviews
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“Dated and tired”
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We got to the hotel early afternoon but decided not to hang around. We should have seen it coming as the walk up to the room saw dirty carpets and peeling paintwork. The room was adequate in size with an en suite but that is where the positive comments end. The windows were filthy, the decor tired (although i usually like kitsch if it's at least well maintained!) The bathroom was dingy and grimey; my partner wanted to freshen up but there was no hot water! After an hour or so we decided to move on. It's a shame as Rochester is a beautiful city and is buzzing with tourists..this place could be an absolute gold mine if it was just brought up to date and treated with TLC.

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Property: Royal Victoria & Bull Hotel
Address: 16-18 High Street, Rochester ME1 1PX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Rochester
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 17 B&Bs / Inns in Rochester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Royal Victoria & Bull Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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