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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have thought hard about writing this but feel it needs to be said. Our visit started badly when opening the door to our room we were shocked to find two pigeons flying around in the room. The Windows had been left open despite the snow falling outside. We reported it to reception and a curt lady arrived and moved us...

Thank Jill T
Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The floorboards creak, the room are comfortable and well appointed, a quirky and quaint experience. The food selection was excellent, great choice of wines, both as standard and a special range well worth a try. Breakfast was full on and included. Great, interested helpful staff always pleased to help. Well worth a visit.

Thank ChrisJLH
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The telephone communication was very good, but when we arrived at the hotel the receptionist was very rude. We were told we could have an early check in and she did not believe us even though it said on the computer. She wasn't sure if the room was ready. The room had dreadful squeaky floor boards and when we took...

Thank Paula J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's my favourite gastropub in Royston. The food is reasonably priced and served in generous portions. More importantly, it has all been really tasty! The ales have been consistently good, staff always friendly and the atmosphere has always been nice and relaxed. Look forward to visiting agains soon.

Thank Apache201
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I was here for five nights on business in town and stayed in a 2BR apt. a couple of doors down from the hotel & pub. It's an easy .6 mile walk from the rail station (even in a cold Jan. shower). I only had breakfast once, because Morrison's Grocery is nearby and I had a full kitchen so ate...

Thank SeeTheEarthUnearthly
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We came here for lunch one weekday and again had a very enjoyable meal with friendly service. We only come every 3-4 months and are always impressed with our meal and how popular the place is. Just an observation - serving a huge burger with fries on a wooden board didn't work for us and we had to ask for...

Thank IanandLizCambridge
Hook, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

There is always a friendly welcome in this historic coaching inn. The food is plain but you will not go away hungry - portions are generous! It is popular with family parties although the Sunday carvery is variable.

Thank Peter B
East Harling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

After coming here last week for a works Christmas meal, as the food was really nice I decided to return with a friend for lunch. I was not disappointed. We chose from the main menu and all three courses were delicious for both of us. The chef and his team deserve to be praised for both the quality and presentation...

Thank JLaneD
Penallt, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Enjoyed our 2-day stay. The historic building is a delight, our room was huge, compete with a 4-poster, although the en-suite was a bit cramped, but at least had room to put out our toiletries, and had a hook on the back of the door (is it me or are these dying out?). The dinner menu offered a wide variety...

Thank Allen D
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The hotel itself has a bar with lots of beers and a courtyard. The atmosphere is great. There are rooms above it. It looks cosy and 'oldy worldy'. The apartments are very modern. So you have a choice but if you stay in the apartment you are still welcome to eat and drink at the hotel itself, so you'll get...

Thank Kitty J

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Banquet Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Old Bull Inn

Address: 56 High Street, Royston SG8 9AW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Royston
Price Range: €94 - €140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Old Bull Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't choose room9”
 of 5 bubbles 536jillt, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Front rooms over the street but still quiet at night”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisJLH, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 11 is at the back and has a comfortable 4-poster bed.”
 of 5 bubbles AllenD935, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Apartments are probably quieter than rooms above the Inn itself.”
 of 5 bubbles KittyJ853, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay in room 9.”
 of 5 bubbles 477laurenh, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
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