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Royal & Fortescue Hotel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After relocating to the South West, one thing we missed was a decent carvery. Finally we have found just the place. We went on a Sunday evening and although it was busy, all staff we encountered were very friendly and helpful. Now for the food-...More

Thank ajbond80
Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a wonderful review! I'm pleased to hear you have enjoyed our offering here at The Royal & Fortescue Hotel. I will pass your kind comments onto all the staff who will look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel sits in the centre of Barnstaple, so you step out of the bustle into a spotlessly clean, beautifully maintained environment: it's comfortable, and the staff look after you. It's not stuffy: it's good Devon hospitality. The chefs know what they're doing, and the...More

Thank Andrew M
Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful and detailed review. I am so glad to hear you had such an amazing stay with us, I will pass your comments onto the hard working staff here at The Royal & Fortescue Hotel....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location was good and the entrance was welcoming. Staff were helpful, though I did need to remind them that I was waiting for my drink on two occasions. The room was clean but decor was very disappointing, very dated. Metal work on the bath...More

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Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay, however, I will investigate the issues you have raised and ensured it is rectified. I do hope this will not deter you from returning again soon....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the outside front - all very classy and elegant. Ground floor inside marble floors and ambiance. The reality takes over the moment you go upstairs. Our Room (112) was on the first floor and there is a lift - don't bother! It might avoid...More

Thank Sandie A
Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, Sandie. I am extremely disappointed to hear you have left the hotel unfulfilled and not satisfied with your stay. We take all our guest feedback very seriously, our Hotel Manager Mr Richards has been notified...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

The Fortescue Hotel may be an old building but it is exquisite to look at and the experience inside up to date and is very loving. The only downside is that you cannot get anything to eat in the hotel after 9pmMore

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Response from BrendHotels, Food & Beverage Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded 9 October 2018

I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with us here at The Royal & Fortescue Hotel. We do offer a 24 hour room service menu, however as I'm sure you understand we cannot provide our full menus throughout the night. I do hope...More

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Response from Anne B | Reviewed this property |
yes it does :)
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Response from travelfan46 | Reviewed this property |
I can`t remember either but the staff are most obliging and if you ask I am sure they will help. It states on their website that they want everyone to thoroughly enjoy their stay and they are only too happy to provide... More
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Response from Jackie J | Reviewed this property |
Ifracombe and wide mouth bay places like that are about 10 miles away ,but maybe a small one nearer sorry not sure.
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"Rooms vary: email reception"
3 weeks ago
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"The rooms at the front of the hotel are better with no noisy extractor fans. "
9 Oct 2018
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6 Oct 2018
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"Deluxe room 205 is spacious and has town view"
4 Sep 2018
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US$ 89 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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