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Royal Castle Hotel

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“the grill”(53 reviews)
“jacuzzi bath”(32 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

This is a very historic building and so does not have all modern amenities like lifts and many of the rooms have windows facing into a central stairway. That said if you don't mind the stairs and you like historic buildings this is a great...More

Thank David C
Response from Rosie J, Manager at Royal Castle HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello David, We are indeed a very historic building! The main structure of the hotel was built in the 1630’s, therefore we are a listed building and cannot install lifts. We like to think we make up for the lack of certain amenities with our...More

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Had such a nice night here in early January -lovely open fire and sofa available to spend a couple of hours reading the newspaper on a cold and wet night. Came for a birthday -dining out elsewhere- so nice to find a card and a...More

Thank georgina056
Response from Rosie J, Manager at Royal Castle HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Georgina, How lovely to hear that you enjoyed your cosy night recently. Our fires are always well- tended and roaring to fight off the chilly weather. It’s our pleasure to make sure you felt special on your birthday, we love celebrating with our guests!...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

We had to attend a passing out parade in December and so we were glad to have booked in May (it really does get that full). The hotel is unique - it has fine dinging, but no lifts; it is quite robust, but has a...More

Thank Bob S
Response from Judy K, Manager at Royal Castle HotelResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Bob S Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us during the passing out parade at The Britannia Royal Naval College. We take great pride in our beautiful historic building...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

We stayed at the Royal Castle Hotel for two nights with our daughter just before Christmas. We had 2 rooms, Room 23 and Room 30. We (Room 30) enjoyed our stay and had a nice meal and cream tea in the hotel bar. Room 30...More

Thank Sue P
Response from Judy K, Manager at Royal Castle HotelResponded 11 January 2018

Dear Sue P Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us at The Royal Castle Hotel. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay in room 30. However we sincerely apologise for your daughter’s poor experience while staying in...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

We came to join the staff and residents of Dartmouth for a fantastic new year party! The hotel and staff put on a fantastic new year party with live music and the atmosphere was perfect! fancy dress to boot! We partied the night away and...More

Thank lubaker2017
Response from Judy K, Manager at Royal Castle HotelResponded 11 January 2018

Dear lubaker2017 Thank you for taking the time to review your New Year’s celebrations at The Royal Castle Hotel. We are so pleased to hear that you had such a fantastic night bringing in 2018 with us! Our speakeasy themed night seemed to go down...More

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US$158 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$158 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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John H
17 April 2017|
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Good afternoon John, Unfortunetly we do not having a system where we book parking spaces for our guests however we do have a valet parking service. Alternatively, we can provide you with a parking permit if we have one... More
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"There are a great deal of stairs to one of the family rooms which may be s struggle with little ones."
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"Room one has great views and the biggest bath/jacussi I have seen"
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"Must have river views"
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"If you don't want to climb 4 stories of stairs check what floor you will be on!"
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