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    Royal & Fortescue Hotel

    61 Boutport Street, Barnstaple EX31 1HG, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent35%
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    “car park” (60 reviews)
    “high street” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

    Let's not waste each other's time, I should have read the reviews and not booked and so should the Receptionist when applying for a job. Result I would never have booked and she would never have taken the job. I was also was moved from...More

    1  Thank GRUBP1X
    Response from BrendHotels, General Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 9 October 2017

    Thankyou for taking the time to review our hotel. I am sorry to read that you were disappointed with your stay and found the room you were allocated very noisy. We strive to offer our guests the best experience and i feel personally sad when...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

    Popped here for tea and tea cake and were pleasantly surprised. The service was superb and we were made to feel just as important as those having proper meals. The staff were really polite and friendly. Anybody who reads my reviews knows I like decent...More

    Thank Pinkywooster
    Response from BrendHotels, General Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 9 October 2017

    Thankyou very much for taking the time to review our hotel. I am pleased to read that you were impressed with the service you received and you found the facilities super clean. I hope to be able to welcome you back to the hotel in...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2017

    Don't believe the pictures on their web site. We've just had a night at this hotel and paid £100 for the privilege of sleeping on a 4'6" bed in a room that was little more than 10' square and was badly in need of a...More

    2  Thank loopylin572
    Response from BrendHotels, General Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 9 October 2017

    Thankyou for your recent review. I am sorry to read that you were disappointed with your stay, guest satisfaction is very important to us and i am sorry that on this occasion you were not impressed with the facilities and service you received. If you...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2017

    Lovely large room, really comfortable bed - our third stay at the Royal & Fortescue and would recommend it . Not a cheap overnight stay - I would have thought for £100 breakfast would have been included.More

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    Response from BrendHotels, General Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 20 September 2017

    Thankyou for your review. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and were impressed with your room. Our tariff is seasonal meaning that Summer is the most expensive time to stay with us, we try to offer our seasonal tariff to make...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    The staff at the hotel were all very pleasant and polite. Our room was upstairs in the courtyard and there were several narrow stairs to be negotiated with cases, bit daunting, no one offered us any help in carrying them. The room could do with...More

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    1  Thank Anne M
    Response from BrendHotels, General Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 20 September 2017

    Thankyou for taking the time to review our hotel. I am pleased to read that you found the staff very pleasant and polite. With regards to getting your luggage to your room you should have been offered help during check-in so i apologise that this...More

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 47
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    • Devon >
    • Barnstaple
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    • Royal And Fortescue Barnstaple ,
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    Harriet R
    20 July 2017|
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    Response from travelfan46 | Reviewed this property |
    I can`t remember either but the staff are most obliging and if you ask I am sure they will help. It states on their website that they want everyone to thoroughly enjoy their stay and they are only too happy to provide... More
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    Becky M
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from Jackie J | Reviewed this property |
    Ifracombe and wide mouth bay places like that are about 10 miles away ,but maybe a small one nearer sorry not sure.
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    carole c
    17 February 2017|
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    Response from travelfan46 | Reviewed this property |
    Some rooms are quieter than others, we asked for a quiet room when booking nd were given one at the back.
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    "We had room 211 overlooking the quaint streets"
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    "The room could do with painting and I was very disappointed to find that there was no double or secondary..."
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    "The lane near the gated car park can get noisy at times."
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    "Stay away from the Mews and get a room high up"
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