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The Royal Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great historic hotel and pub. Had a spacious clean modern room with a large ensuite bathroom. The ales here are the best in town (we didn't make it to the sportsman though) Had a perfect steak and onion rings meal and nice breakfast in the morning. Can't get a better location. You have the sweet village shops and pubs in...

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Rossendale
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One tuesday night in May. the hotel had a nice quiet but friendly atmosphere. All the staff we dealt with helpful and pleasant. The food was very good - we stuck to standard english pub choice and it was better than most of his type. The Breakfast was plentiful but really well coooked - coffee kept coming and we were...

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Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was greeted very nicely; breakfast food AND service was great!; the room was so clean and recently renovated and a wonderful bed to sleep in. Bravo! WIFI is not currently working in the rooms but they are working on it!

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Thank kat1301aus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this hotel has the most respectful staff i have seen, visited in most of the restaurants i have been to.the food was good and they have a good stock of very tasty bear, the bar is very comfortable in the seated area, plenty of seating all around the pub.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The Royal hotel hosts a great pub, run by the nicest couple Lisa and Mark Millar, great food, excellent service, very welcoming. If you are in the area, it's definitely well worth a visit! Would highly recommend.

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My wife and I stayed here on a Friday night prior to attending a wedding in the area on the Saturday. We arrived at 3pm to find the pub bustling with customers. Lesley checked us in and showed us to our room which overlooked the car park and the babbling river. The room was very spacious and well equipped. We...

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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This was our second stay here. Rooms very clean and equipped with everything you need. The staff are the greater asset... Very friendly, service great at breakfast. Lovely stay in a lovely pub! At £85 for a couple a really well priced establishment. Will definitely stay again.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A back of hotel room with views of roofs and windows but no complaints as quiet. Large enough bedroom and bathroom with comfortable bed. Shower lacking in power. decent TV. Good pub bar with a number of real ales. Typical pub food with changing specials. We enjoyed. Friendly staff. Great breakfasts. Large car park with places reserved for hotel guests....

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Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Had a lovely meal this weekend very nice food served in good time friendly staff all in all a good experience. Close to some great walks in the peak district, they also have a great range of real ales and guest beers , well woth a visit

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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Just been here for Mother's Day. Extremely disappointed with the service and food. The oldest of the waitresses was lacking table side manners, clearly didn't want to be there. When the food was eventually served to the correct table (after we called the waitress over) two of the meals were missing items that were described on the menu. No one...

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Lisa M, Owner at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

We were sorry to read of your experience on an exceptionally busy Sunday. On a sunny Mother’s Day and with so many pre-booked tables, we did try to accommodate all those who hadn’t booked. However, we now recognize that at a certain pinch point in the afternoon we should have stopped taking food orders earlier than we did to allow...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Hotel is an 18th century coaching inn set in the picturesque village of Hayfield, the gateway to the Peak District's majestic gritstone plateau of Kinder Scout. The hotel is situated in the heart of the village by the River Sett, opposite St Matthew's Church and next to Hayfield cricket pitch. This impressive Grade II-listed building with its oak-panelled bar and lounge areas and seasonal log fire provides an informal backdrop to a wonderfully relaxed eating and drinking experience. Our friendly staff are on hand to provide a warm welcome and serve you traditional cask ales, fine wines and home cooked food. A magnet for locals, walkers and visitors alike, we also have five en-suite guest rooms, a dining room and large function room for private dinners, parties, meetings and other events. There is also an outside seating area and parking for 80 vehicles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Hotel

Address: Market Street | High Peak, Peak District National Park, Hayfield SK22 2EP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Hayfield
Price Range: ₹ 6,465 - ₹ 7,499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Royal Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“any of room 5 or 6”
garv, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“A room at the front could be noisy overlooking car park and outside drinking”
dazler01, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask if there is a disco etc booked”
lesleyread89, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room 6 has a super smart bathroom”
tracyp104, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room at the front was big”
Rach1286, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
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