We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
30/7/2017 31/7/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Royal Hotel

    Beach Road, Woolacombe EX34 7AB, England
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    30/7/2017 31/7/2017
    No availability for your dates from these sites
    Traveller (335)
    Room & Suite (100)
    Dining (5)
    The Woolacombe Bay Hotel
    796 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    Watersmeet Hotel
    820 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    The Fortescue Arms
    107 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    Unison Croyde Bay Holiday Resort
    333 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Croyde
     
    Overview
    • Excellent11%
    • Very good30%
    • Average23%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible21%
    Travellers talk about
    “coach trip” (21 reviews)
    “snooker room” (10 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    The Woolacombe Bay Hotel
    796 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    Watersmeet Hotel
    820 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    The Fortescue Arms
    107 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    Unison Croyde Bay Holiday Resort
    333 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Croyde
     
    Rooms
    30 Jul31 Jul
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Woolacombe hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "cd5c118523c245ffa2f45adc223a91e8", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":481797,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"cd5c118523c245ffa2f45adc223a91e8","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Royal Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImNkNWMxMTg1MjNjMjQ1ZmZhMmY0NWFkYzIyM2E5MWU4IiwiQUlLIjoiNTYzNjlmZTcwZDliNDBiNzg5ZDFiY2VhOTVlM2JmOTQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "30/07/2017", "checkOut": "31/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    Reviews (816)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 813 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This is my own personal opinion of the Royal Hotel Woolacombe . I booked for two nights staying from 11th July and returning home on the 13th . On arrival we were allocated room 205 , when we opened the door a musty smell greeted...More

    Thank rob w
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed for 2 nights over the weekend. Room was clean and comfy. As previous reviews state it was dated but you can tell that from the photos so wasn't put off by that. I have to say the bed was one of the comfiest I've...More

    3  Thank Michelle R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Don't do it. Seriously. We booked his without checking reviews (stupid me). The hotel is totally outdated. Our shower didn't work so we had to use the bath instead. Very outdated decor. Uncomfy beds. Very limited staff numbers. Good things were friendly staff and great...More

    1  Thank SabThompson
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My partner and I have stayed in many hotels in the UK and abroad and this is honestly the worst place either of us has ever stayed. Run-down and dilapidated throughout. We paid £68 for a night with no breakfast but the room was not...More

    1  Thank jessiet99
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed at in all my life we were supposed to be there for two nights but stayed the one because it was to far for us to travel back home we left before breakfast .The room was...More

    1  Thank newto60
    The Woolacombe Bay Hotel
    796 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    Watersmeet Hotel
    820 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    The Fortescue Arms
    107 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Woolacombe
     
    Unison Croyde Bay Holiday Resort
    333 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Croyde
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 82 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Priceline, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Cheap Tickets and Cancelon so you can book your Royal Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Devon >
    • Woolacombe
    • Also Known As
    • Royal Hotel Woolacombe, Devon
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (335)
    Room & Suite (100)
    Dining (5)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (184)
    Bathroom (46)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Unison Croyde Bay Holiday Resort
    333 reviews
    5.61 km away
     
    Watersmeet Hotel
    820 reviews
    1.14 km away
     
    The Woolacombe Bay Hotel
    796 reviews
    .58 km away
     
    Strathmore Guest House
    55 reviews
    5.92 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Barricane Beach Cafe
    488 reviews
    1.12 km away
    The Captains Table
    874 reviews
    .55 km away
    Watersmeet Hotel & Restaurant
    142 reviews
    1.03 km away
    Bar Electric
    242 reviews
    .55 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Woolacombe Beach
    2,646 reviews
    .85 km away
    Barricane Beach
    150 reviews
    1.11 km away
    Woolacombe Surf Centre
    132 reviews
    .55 km away
    Walk - Morte Point Trail
    129 reviews
    1.27 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    roda_girl
    10 June 2017|
    Answer Show all 3 answers
    Response from Kissy W | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is entertainment, we enjoyed it when we were there!!
    1
    Vote
    Kissy W
    6 February 2017|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from Peter W | Reviewed this property |
    There is a lift to floors and staff can help with luggage. There are limited rooms on the ground floor so it's worth asking. My wife and I use a room with walk-in shower.
    1
    Vote
    Tony C
    29 January 2017|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from Peter W | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure but the hotel decorated and you can ask to swap if it is not up to standard but most are pretty good
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "go to another hotel!"
    Read review
    "stay away its awful"
    Read review
    "Try another hotel, yes really that bad"
    Read review
    "Wifi only in public areas so if that is important ask for room near reception as works in room"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing