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The Royal Oak

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16/05/2017 17/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't rate this hotel highly enough! From the moment we arrived the staff were helpful, polite and friendly and couldn't do enough to help us. We booked the room with the jacuzzi bath (the site is clear it's a jacuzzi bath, not a jacuzzi, so bookers should heed that labelling) in a detached building with beautiful rooms. The rooms...

Thank vlmuk
Upholland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the The Royal Oak for one night, whilst visiting Donnington Park Race Circuit to watch British Superbikes. A treat for my husband for his birthday. This is the second time we have stayed in Long Whatton, which is a lovely quiet village. The Royal Oak is only 10/15 minutes drive from the circuit by car. The accommodation...

Thank Jan L
Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Review is for restaurant only. Great food in a very welcoming atmosphere. Service was a little sketchy. Having asked what type of fish was served with chips (pollock) we then decided against ordering it, going for the ham hock instead. We were surprised therefore to be served with fish and chips but this was soon rectified. The earlybird menu is...

Thank shazyaz60
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We stumbled across this place only a few weeks ago and now can't wait to eat there as regular customers. The food is amazing and the early bird set menu is fabulous value for money. The staff are welcoming and friendly, and the service is exceptional. Booking is advisable as they get very busy, especially at weekends. We would recommend...

Thank Tonia D
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night and was immediately greeted with a warm welcome. The bedroom was large, modern and clean and I later found the bed to be sumptuous and comfy. The bar is friendly and was very busy on the Wednesday eve I was there. Food was very tasty and served efficiently and the staff were professional and friendly as...

Thank Binz019
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Just got back from a night stay here and all I can say is, perfect! Warming friendly arrival, we had pre booked a table for the evening and over the phone earlier that day they were as also friendly and welcoming. The rooms are beautifully decorated, impeccably clean... we had the jacuzzi bath room which I highly recommend was very...

Thank Abigail B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Always a warm welcome, lovely fresh rooms, amazing food and fantastic breakfast to see you off the next morning. Lovely selection of food, all intolerances catered for, spectacular drinks selection behind the bar. Cant wait for our next visit to come back. Thank you all for a lovely escape. Debi and Chris

Thank deborah k
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Never had a bad meal, always so tasty and presented lovely. Im one of these awkward gluten free freaks and this is the best restaurant around here that cater for gluten free they have there own menu for it.Cant praise it high enough. Atmosphere is always great and the rooms are spacious, modern and all you could want.

Thank Lee B
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We chose this place to stay overnight when attending 45 West Gin school nearby . The rooms were comfortable and it was a very pleasant stay. There is a good choice of pub food on offer. What stood out was how friendly and helpful the staff were . Always smiling and nothing was too much trouble . Thank you !

Thank AP_JLondon
Leominster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Found this pub only recently and decided to use it for a birthday celebration. Booking was easy, ask for a table in the dining room if you'd rather not be in the main bar area. The car park was almost full (on a Monday evening), but there's on-road parking outside. The staff were friendly and pleasant, we were showed to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A chic village gastropub with rooms, located 3.1 miles from East Midlands Airport, 4.6 miles off the M1 motorway and 5.3 miles from the Great Central Railway. The contemporary rooms have en suite shower rooms with luxury toiletries, as well as 32-inch flat-screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, mini fridges and the superior room has extra space and a sofa area. A full English or continental breakfast is included, while an upscale modern British menu is served in the rustic-chic pub, which has exposed brick details, beamed ceilings and fireplaces. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Oak

Address: 26 The Green, Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Loughborough > Long Whatton
Price Range: €94 - €127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Royal Oak 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Only saw our superior room with a jacuzzi bath.”
janl15, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are beautiful”
I2011XAdeborahk, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are on the ground floor, Courtyard-style with parking outside - so simply choose on size/price & availability.”
Aitch22, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great and are separate from the bar restaurant”
paulv616, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Al rooms are off the road and are in the courtyard - you will all get a chance to hear the early morning birdsong!”
clivett, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
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