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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“friday evening”(2 reviews)
“avoid room”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here one evening and we found the food first class, we could not find fault with what we ate whatsoever. However we requested the sweet menu after finishing our main course and were told that another thirty guests who...More

Thank davywa
Response from Ga7ethC, Owner at Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your main courses. I am sorry about how we communicated the delay in the sweets to you. This should not have happened. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Royal...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i was a recent visitor at The Royal Hotel on friday evening - part of a group of 14 divers. we are staying aboard the 'Karen' and John was very insistent we went there for dinner. The food was good, and service was friendly, apart...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think that most people who visit Orkney would agree that it is a beautiful place, but hotels are not what we would expect in the rest of the UK, or abroad. Not to be to detrimental, but expect a pub with rooms, rather than...More

Thank Lochspouts
Response from Ga7ethC, Owner at Royal HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to write this review. We very much appreciate your feedback. We very recently took over the Royal Hotel and have started a programme of refurbishment of the public areas and rooms. This refurbishment will continue over winter 2018/19. It is...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018

We recently stayed in the Royal Hotel, Stromness. We found the room was so lovely, modern, large and freshly decorated, it had everything you may need, when living out of a suitcase, the en-suite was large, nice, modern with a great shower. The breakfast was...More

Thank kris68_9
Response from Karen C, Owner at Royal HotelResponded 5 February 2018

Hello and thank you for this super review. We just took over the Royal Hotel in November 2017 so we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the staff looked after you so well. We very much appreciate that...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017

Stayed for two nights on business in November. I had booked into the Ferry Inn but as it is being refurbished was transferred to the Royal. The hotel is very central, a short walk from the ferry terminal and bus stop. It is very old...More

Thank IainCDBuckie
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Bar/Lounge
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"avoid over the bar, the juke box is LOUD"
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"Room one is lovely.(The town is lovely, quaint and the hotel is Central, less than 2 min walk away, you have..."
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"room 6 was ok"
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"Ask for a refurbished room."
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