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Royal Victoria Hotel

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Situated in picturesque St Leonards-on-Sea directly opposite the promenade and beach, the Royal Victoria Hotel provides high standards of comfort and hospitality. This elegant Victorian hotel has tastefully furnished bedrooms and suites, the renowned Sea Terrace Restaurant & Piano Bar with views across the English Channel and along to Beachy Head, as well as conference & banqueting facilities. The roads around the hotel are free to park on. Dogs are welcome in our standard rooms for a small daily charge - please ask. Weddings, Birthdays, Anniversaries, Wakes, Work Parties - we can host functions of all kinds for groups both large and small. The Royal Victoria Hotel has a licence for both weddings and civil partnerships. The hotel also has two honeymoon suites and a range of Suites with Sea Views, perfect to pamper yourself .
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Property amenities
Free Parking
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Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
75Somewhat walkable
Grade: 75 out of 100
85Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
18Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews sea view sea front revolving door piano bar victorian hotel st leonards lovely building room was large buffet style night porter public areas lounge area stayed one night family room sitting room double bed head waiter
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'll start out by saying that we liked the Royal Victoria, and would stay there again if we were in that neck of the woods. Upsides are large rooms (more like a suite, not to be sniffed at in this age of mini-pods you can...More

2  Thank jenesaisfckall
Response from JohnG9666, Front Office Manager at Royal Victoria HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you for such a positive review - much appreciated. As you say some of the standard rooms are more spacious than you might expect. Thank you for pointing out the comfy bed and the good breakfast. We ensure that you don't leave...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this as a last minute one night stop over. The building is beautiful both inside and out. An amazing grade 2 listed 1800's staircase leads up to the first floor piano lounge, bar, and restaurant. Staff were very friendly and helpful and the room...More

Thank g0rdyb1ker
Response from JohnG9666, Front Office Manager at Royal Victoria HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased that you mentioned the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff. We do our best to make your stay a pleasant one so your comments are much appreciated. Thank you for pointing out the Grade...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a family room and were immediately upgraded to a sea view by the lovely duty manager. This is as others have pointed out a hotel of an older era but it is beautiful, clean and comfortable and every member of staff is friendly...More

Thank orlaith_palmer
Response from JohnG9666, Front Office Manager at Royal Victoria HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting such a lovely review - much appreciated. We are delighted you found your room and the hotel perfect for you and your family. Thank you for pointing out so strongly the cleanliness, the comfort and the value for money....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good reception, and easy check in. Its set a little way from the town center but local transport is good and ready available. Good, friendly staff, who are only to pleased to help and my family thought the food, 1st rate. if you are after...More

1  Thank martinhet
Response from JohnG9666, Front Office Manager at Royal Victoria HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review - much appreciated. We do our best to assist all guests at the hotel and it is always a pleasure when our hard work is appreciated. Thank you also for mentioning the food as a highlight of...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had a lovely traditional afternoon tea at this lovely Hotel. The sandwiches were freshly cut, the scones warm and light. Plenty of jam and cream. Lovely petit fours and fresh strawberries. A large pot of tea and a pot of coffee...More

Thank 17orchid
Response from JohnG9666, Front Office Manager at Royal Victoria HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your lovely review of our afternoon Cream Teas. They are a feature of The Royal Victoria Hotel and are available every afternoon. We are delighted that you speak so highly of your afternoon tea and hope very much to see...More

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Roger S
3 June 2018|
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In the morning, normally
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jackmolly
30 May 2018|
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Response from Naviinnn | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift but the lift is relatively small and seems like it be break at anytime
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mark m
2 January 2018|
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Response from LondonHappy_jack | Reviewed this property |
There is a bar by the restaurant area
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Room Tips
"sea view rooms are well appointed and spacious."
martinhet
3 weeks ago
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"Not 401 it was facing a lift and noisy"
roscwmbran
14 Sep 2018
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"Sea view on upper floors"
653lesleys
3 Sep 2018
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"No advice!!! I was in a side room, dark and not very nice!"
AvrilS153
24 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 61 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western hastingsst. leonards-on-sea best westernhastings best western
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandHastingsSt Leonards-on-Sea
NUMBER OF ROOMS
52
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