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Royal York & Faulkner Hotel

PricelineUS$161*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2016

We have just returned from a 3 night break. Lovely hotel , very clean, exceptional staff polite hard-working & friendly. As for the food what great choices on the menu even the veg was different each night we were there.... all good compliments to the chef. We also had a dog with us and it was nice to be able...

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for taking the time to review your visit. We are so pleased that your break in Sidmouth was successful and enjoyable. We hope to welcome you again sometime in the future.

Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I was staying for the folk week reunion events. This is the third time I've stayed here and it's just got better. Lovely room - a single on the first floor with a sea view. Great food - and plenty of it, you could easily make breakfast last until afternoon tea. And the staff really couldn't be more helpful. Parking...

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate all feedback, and are really pleased that your visit with us was enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you again.

Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2016

A very good Hotel, lovely room..clean and tastefully furnished. The staff were very helpful and polite. A choice of lounges all pleasant to use. Free afternoon tea was a bonus. The food served for breakfast and supper was of a very high quality. Parking was tight but ell organised.

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are so pleased that your holiday was a comfortable and enjoyable break, and we hope to welcome you again in the future.

Oakley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2016

yes we are back again for a short break and to meet up with a couple we meet for the first time last year. Since then the hotel has had a lot of work done which looks great still very good service from family and staff which makes a break even more enjoyable together with very good menus. Add to...

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted that your repeat visit to us was a success, and we are pleased that the renovations we have completed were enjoyed. We look forward to welcoming you again.

Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the Faulkner suite for two nights ,very pleasant stay ,nice place to relax ,room clean and tidy .staff were very pleasant and helpful .the food was wonderful ,great menu and a very good chef .Some more beers on draught would have been nice ,but it's a small moan . We have stayed on several occasions ,and always had...

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your review. We are so pleased your visit with us was enjoyable, and we hope to welcome you again.

Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Good hotel. Very good breakfast Entertainment and a free tea every day. Staff very helpful Parking limited but well organised Bedrooms with sea view were ideal withe sea sounds restful A good centre for exploring the wonderful coast and a good promenade

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We feel extremely spoilt to have the wonderful surrounds that we do have, and we hope to share them with you again in the future.

Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

My mum visited as a member of a coach tour. She says: A fabulous single room in a tastefully furnished hotel with comfortable lounges. Excellent staff service - a family run hotel. Well stocked bar at good prices. Most excellent food, friendly and impeccable service. Fully recommend

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your review. We are so pleased your mum had an enjoyable visit, and hope she returns to us again.

Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We have been to this hotel many times since 2010, and this was our third New Year break. We find the hotel very comfortable.The food is very good, and the staff generally are pleasant and helpful, particularly those that have been there some time.The New Years Eve Gala dinner and entertainment was excellent.The location on the seafront is excellent for...

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your review. We are so pleased you saw in the new year with us, and we do hope to welcome you again in the future.

Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2015

My dining/walking group of sixteen enjoyed a really excellent weekend at this hotel, at a very reasonable price. The location on the seafront is excellent, the hotel was warm and comfortable, and the food absolutely top-notch. We eat out a lot, and cannot fault the imaginative and delicious menu at this hotel. The staff were extremely helpful and pleasant, and...

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your review. It is always so great to hear that our guests have been satisfied, both in terms of physical comfort and also with regards food choices. We look forward to welcoming you again.

Newcastle-under-Lyme
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Needed somewhere to stay B&B whilst attending a christening in Devon. After booking decided to upgrade to half-board and very glad we did! Food was excellent value for money and comfortable surroundings. Took coffee in one of the very comfortable lounges and were the only people in there. Wine was reasonably priced. Although the room was on the small side,...

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ryfadmin, Manager at Royal York & Faulkner Hotel, responded to this review

We are very pleased that your short stay with us was enjoyed, and that you were relaxed and comfortable. Thank you for taking the time to review your visit, and we do hope that you will come to see us again in the future.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This magnificent Regency hotel enjoys an unrivaled position at the centre of Sidmouth’s elegant Esplanade, overlooking the sea and adjacent to the picturesque town centre. Owned and personally run by the Hook family, resident proprietors for three generations, the hotel has a long standing reputation for hospitality and service. The property, having undergone expensive though careful refurbishment, is beautifully appointed with all amenities, excellent facilities and a stunning new spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal York & Faulkner Hotel

Address: The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range: €131 - €181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal York & Faulkner Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Royal York And Faulkner Hotel
Royal York & Faulkner Hotel Sidmouth, Devon
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Sidmouth
#7 Family Hotel in Sidmouth
#9 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth
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