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The Royal Hotel

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  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
The Royal Hotel is a traditional pub offering a warm welcome, good home cooked food and comfortable en-suite accommodation. Located in the small village of Bolton Le Sands overlooking the canal, the Royal Hotel is ideally situated to explore the Historic City of Lancaster, Kendal, Lune Valley and the natural beauty of the Lake District National Park. The Royal itself offers excellent dining facilities with an extensive main menu and a daily specials board, a large selection of cask ales and wines are also available to compliment your meal alongside good old fashioned hospitality. The traditional inn also boasts a large beer garden by the canal, a sports bar showing all the latest sporting events and free WiFi - the perfect way to relax after a long day exploring the local area.
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All reviews beer garden pub hotel great pub full english breakfast an evening meal stayed for one night food was lovely cooked to perfection night stay canal pint ales mushrooms ensuite scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

checked in for 1 night stay with work. wasn't sure what to expect as only £35 for the night. extremely impressed. stopped in a lot worse for 3 times the price. few of the locals sitting around. very cosy atmosphere. staff being the bar extremely...More

Thank 15d79
Response from MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi 15d79 What a lovely review - thank you - we hope you're back working this way again soon too!

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights here and it was lovely. The staff were friendly and helpful, the place was very clean. Our rooms were lovely, clean and cosy and nicely decorated. The food was lovely, we never had a bad meal there. There wasn't anything we...More

Thank tall0ulah
Response from MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 8 October 2018

Hi tall0ulah What a wonderful review! Thank you very much indeed and we look forward to welcoming you back here soon.

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a twin room at the rear of the hotel. Unfortunately couldn’t see out of the windows as they had a privacy coating, one window slides up and you are able to take a peak at the beer garden which is very pretty...More

Thank Bev D
Response from MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 17 September 2018

Hello Bev D Thank you for taking the time to write such an in depth review. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Friendly staff, good food, clean and tidy room, bathroom good. Lovely walks along the canal. Good prices. Nice beer garden out the back. Only drawback is the car park is over the other side of a busy road, but hey ho can’t have everything!

Thank eggybreadUk
Response from MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 3 September 2018

Hi eggybreadUK Many thanks for leaving us a lovely review - we hope you choose to stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Really friendly staff and very clean rooms. Food is excellent value and high quality pub grub with a really good veggie list. I had a nice steak and my better half a huge portion of homemade Chicken & leek pie. Well stocked bar with good...More

Thank crip
Response from MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 28 August 2018

Hi crip Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review - we did struggle in the recent heatwave to keep the rooms cool - we even went out to buy brand new fans for every room...unfortunately we are stuck with the...More

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1 August 2015|
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Response from 007iknowwhatilike | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but we were in the area on holiday. Now back home in Essex.
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Response from neatha | Reviewed this property |
I`m sure there are rooms at the back. Just ring the manager and see if you can request one.
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"Room at back as some road noise"
31 Jul 2018
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"Room 7 overlooks main road."
29 Jul 2018
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"No 5 was good apart from the main rd noise at night."
8 Jul 2018
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"use the beer garden its a beautiful place to sit and relax"
20 May 2018
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US$ 43 - US$ 89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandLancaster DistrictBolton le Sands
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