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The Royal

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Hotel

Belgrave Road
VENTNOR
Isle of Wight
PO38 1JJ

Tel: 01983 852186

Fax: 01983 855395

The Royal

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Booking Details:

Arrival Date:
Tues , 23rd Jan 2018
Departure Date:
Wed , 24th Jan 2018
No. of Nights:
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TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    677
  • Very Good
    174
  • Average
    64
  • Poor
    24
  • Terrible
    6

Recent Reviews:

  • Chris S
    Oxford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lovely period hotel with excellent restaurant
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 21st January 2018
    The Royal again came up to all our expectations: a lovely room overlooking the sea, beautifully decorated and furnished lounge, bar and dining room, great views and location, and of course the... Read full review
  • Sally B
    Glenrothes, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Cannot fault anything!
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 12th January 2018
    The staff cannot do enough to make your stay a wonderful experience. Top rating but without any pomposity just genuinely friendly and professional service. Cannot recommend enough! The rooms are... Read full review
  • wplow
    Beverley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Business
    The Best Hotel on the Isle of wight
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 12th January 2018
    This is in my humble opinion, without doubt the best hotel on the Isle of Wight, nothing is left to chance, from the exceptional staff to the exceptional food. From the second you pull up outside... Read full review

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
58
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Deluxe Double en-suitefrom £235.00 to £255.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Double en-suite Roomfrom £175.00 to £195.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Double/Twin En-suite Room (Zip & Link)from £175.00 to £195.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Family En-suite Roomfrom £275.00 to £295.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Garden View Double en-suitefrom £215.00 to £235.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Garden View Family en-suitefrom £315.00 to £335.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Garden View Single en-suitefrom £125.00 to £140.00 per person per night (breakfast included)
Garden View twin/doub en-suitefrom £215.00 to £235.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Premier Double en-suite Roomfrom £255.00 to £275.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Single en-suite Roomfrom £105.00 to £120.00 per room per night (breakfast included)

*Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Facilities

Provider Preferences

  • No smoking
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Accessibility

  • Accessible Bedrooms
  • Accessible Lift
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Lift
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible
  • Wheel-in Shower

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Babes in Arms
  • Baby Listening
  • Children's Meals
  • Children's play area
  • Children's videos/DVDs available
  • Cot
  • Cot(s) available
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair
  • Highchair(s) available
  • Outdoor children’s play area
  • Special meal times for children

Parking & Transport

  • Bus stop within walking distance
  • Car parking
  • Free parking
  • Off-road parking
  • On site parking
  • Railway station within 5 miles

Leisure Facilities

  • Eating Out Within Walking Distance
  • Outdoor heated pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Swimming Pool

Catering

  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Evening meal available on request
  • Full liquor licence
  • Half board supplement (£)
  • Lunch available, table service
  • Meals served all day
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Packed lunches by arrangement
  • Private dining areas
  • Restaurant
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Special diets catered for
  • Vegans catered for
  • Vegetarians catered for

Payment Methods

  • American Express
  • American Express accepted
  • Delta
  • Delta accepted
  • Diners card
  • Maestro
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Baths some rooms
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Digital TV All Rooms
  • Hairdryer all rooms
  • Internet access point some rooms
  • King sized bed some rooms
  • Queen sized beds some rooms
  • Radio all rooms
  • Satellite TV all rooms
  • Showers all rooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Tea and coffee making all rooms
  • Telephone all rooms
  • Telephone in all bedrooms

Establishment Features

  • 24hr return laundry
  • Accept coach parties
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Beach / Coast within walking distance
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs welcome
  • Event venue
  • Faxing facilities
  • Ferry inclusive/ferries can be arranged
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Gay/Lesbian Friendly
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Licensed for civil marriages
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Meeting rooms
  • Night porter
  • No smoking in dining area
  • Open all year round
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Pets accepted
  • Pre-school children welcome (0-4yrs)
  • Public Telephone
  • Residents lounge open all day
  • Staff fluent in foreign languages ** (List of languages are separately given)
  • Wireless Internet Access

Specialist Features

  • Aim to attract conferences and business meetings
  • Cyclists welcome
  • Marketed as gay friendly
  • Short breaks available
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Walkers Welcome

Languages spoken

  • Bulgarian spoken
  • Chinese spoken
  • Czech spoken
  • French spoken
  • Polish spoken
  • Romanian spoken

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Room/unit allocations available
  • Wi-fi available

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Special Offers

  •   Kids Go FREE - February Half Term

    9 - 18 February 2018 from £395 (RRP £710)

    Two night stay in a classic family room for two adults and up to 2 children inclusive of:

    Full English breakfast
    3 course table d'hôte dinner
    Return car ferry 
    Enjoy this half term break with our KIDS GO FREE deal. That's right! Your little ones can stay for FREE at The Royal this half term. So take this opportunity to spoil them with ice creams and adventure on the Isle of Wight. 

    Longer stays available, please call for more information.

    Please call to book on 01983 852186 or email us enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk quoting VISITIOW HALF TERM BREAK.

    All offers are subject to availability. Offer available for new bookings only from 09/10/17, terms and conditions apply** ** All prices are based on 2 adults and up to 2 children sharing a classic family room for 2 nights minimum, supplements apply for classic family room with annexe and premier family rooms. Offer dates available from 9 - 18 February 2018. £20 supplement is applicable to bookings including 14 February 2018. Offer subject to availability. All offers are subject to availability and available for new bookings only.

    Offer link: Last Minute Offers

  •   Historic Holiday

    January and February £416

    Prices are based upon 2 persons sharing and includes:

    Two night stay in a classic room
    Two English Heritage tickets to either Osborne House, Carisbrooke Castle or Yarmouth Castle*.
    Three course table d’hôte dinner 
    Full English breakfast 
    Return car ferry 

    This Winter, we recommend Victoria’s Island Trail. Follow in the footsteps of a Queen - walk along the same paths, see the same views and enjoy a unique journey around the Isle of Wight. 

    To give our guests an insight into why it became Victoria’s favourite royal residence, our Historic Holiday package includes two adult tickets to visit either Osborne House, Carisbrooke Castle or Yarmouth Castle.In these extensive landscaped grounds, you can admire the colourful Spring blossom, or seek inspiration in the estate’s impressive walled garden, originally designed to provide a wealth of fruit and vegetables for the royal kitchens.

    *Please check opening dates and times of your chosen Heritage site before booking.

    Longer stays available, please call for more information. 

    Please call to book on  01983 852186 or email us enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk  quoting VISITIOW HISTORIC HOLIDAY.

    All offers are subject to availability. Offer not applicable on bank holiday weekends. Terms and conditions apply**
    ** All prices are based on 2 adults sharing a classic double room, supplements will apply for garden view, deluxe, premier and family rooms.

    Offer link: Last Minute Offers

  •   Royal Retreat

    January and February from £465 

    This offer is based upon 2 persons sharing and includes:

    Two night stay in a classic room
    Full English breakfast each morning
    A relaxing 30 minute massage each in the Royal Treatment Room (OR a 60 minute massage for 1 person)
    3 course table d'hôte dinner each night
    Return car ferry

    Terms and conditions apply**

    Please call to book on  01983 852186 or email us enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk  quoting VISITIOW ROYAL RETREAT

    ** All prices are based on 2 adults sharing a classic double room, supplements will apply for garden view, deluxe and premier rooms. All offers are available from 03/01/18 - 28 02/2018. Offer is subject to availability and available for new bookings only.  
    Royal Retreat: 30 minute massages must be booked consecutively. Supplements will apply for seafront rooms at The Cabin.

    Offer link: Last Minute Offers

  •   Valentine’s Treat

    Wine and dine your loved one over Saturday 10 or Wednesday 14 February from £430 (RRP £730), including return car ferry.

    Reconnect while you indulge in exquisite dining experience and make the most of every moment. 

    Offer includes:

    Two night stay in a classic room
    Full English breakfast
    Valentine's tasting menu with Rose
    Entertainment by pianist Alan Young
    Delicious Full English breakfast 
    Return Car Ferry 

    2018 Valentine's Menu

    Please call to book on 01983 852186 or email us enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk quoting VISITIOW Valentine's SPECIAL.

    All offers are subject to availability. Offer available for new bookings only from 14/12/17, terms and conditions apply**
    ** All prices are based on 2 adults sharing a classic double room, supplements will apply for garden view, deluxe, premier and family rooms.

    Offer link: Hotel & Bed & Breakfast Offers

  •   Wine Weekend

    Friday 23 and Saturday 24 February 2018  | From £460  including half board, gourmet wine tasting experience and return car ferry

    This event brings our flair with food together with the expertise of Eurovines. For anyone interested in gourmet food and high quality wine, this is not to be missed.

    Friday Evening – February 23: Across the regions from Galicia to Andalucia

    Tim Flint from Eurovines will present wines from the enchanting wine regions in Spain. Robust reds or crisp whites, sparkling cavas or luxe sherries – you’ll find plenty to choose from along with food parings, and tasting notes. 

    Saturday Evening – February 24: Journey from the Alps to Venice

    Exquisite cuisine with matched wines from delicious wines with forward fruit, an elegant texture and crisp, dry finishes to deliciously rich and deep red wine from some of Italy's finest wine regions.

    Start time is 7.00 for 7:30pm on both evenings. Enjoy a five course menu with four glasses of handpicked wine to complement each dish perfectly together with  8-10 guests on a sociable round table.

    "This place is impeccable. The service is next to nothing. The second you walk in it feels very special. Food was outstanding, service was excellent and the atmosphere was incredible...." TripAdvisor Review

    Offer is subject to availability. Price is based on 2 adults sharing a classic double room, supplements will apply for garden view, deluxe, premier and family rooms. 

    How to book:
    Email enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk or phone 01983 852186 quoting VISITIOW WINEWEEKEND.

     

    Offer link: Hotel & Bed & Breakfast Offers

  •   Gastronomic Weekend

    New! Tour and tasting experience at Isle of Wight Cheese company.

    Offer includes a fresh seasonal vegetable bag from Living Larder! 

    £495 for two persons 16 - 18 March includes:

    Gin and Tonic Taster Experience with Wight Distillery on arrival
    Lunch and introductory tour at The Garlic Farm
    Chef masterclass demonstration with Living Larder
    Tour and cheese tasting at Isle of Wight Cheese Company
    Taster experience with Ventnor Botanic Garden - a variety of beer, mushrooms, chutneys
    3 course gourmet dinner every evening
    Full English breakfast each morning
    A return car ferry
    Remember to ask us about our Kitchen Taster experience when you book!

    Beginning on the Friday evening, enjoy a Gin and Tonic tasting, hosted by the Isle of Wight Distillery, who use hand-picked samphire, with an infusion of carefully selected botanicals,  to give their Mermaid’s Gin a local twist. A three-course gourmet dinner at our award-winning restaurant follows.

    After breakfast on Saturday morning, local farmers from Living Larder will tell you about some of the diverse produce they grow at nearby Apse Heath, before you enjoy a chef’s masterclass. Then it’s off to The Garlic Farm for lunch and a tour of their beautiful estate.

    From garlic bulbs to cheese, a visit to Isle of Wight Cheese Company is next on your itinerary, to learn all about the range of wine and learn professional wine tasting techniques . The day wraps up with another three-course dining experience in our restaurant, and after breakfast the following morning, you’ll receive a botanic tasting experience with Ventnor Botanic Garden's curator, Chris Kidd.

    Whether this is your first time on the Island, or your fiftieth, we hope you will enjoy this special gastronomic tour, and an introduction to some of the Isle of Wight’s fantastic food producers. Together with our creative kitchen team, we look forward to offering you a truly delicious weekend!

    Remember to ask us about our Kitchen Taster experience when you book!

    “It's good. Very good! It is a 600 miles round trip for me to drive to Ventnor and The Royal from home. Third time now I have done it, must be mad, but I will do it again. Stayed for the Gastronomic weekend and enjoyed every bit of it. Impeccable, friendly service, comfortable room and great food. Even met some lovely people. No need to say more.”
    Mr and Mrs David W, visited Spring 2017

    Please call to book on 01983 852186 or email us enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk quoting VISITIOW GASTRO.

    Offer is subject to availability. Price is based on 2 adults sharing a classic double room, supplements will apply for garden view, deluxe, premier and family rooms.

    Offer link: Hotel & Bed & Breakfast Offers

  •   Early Booking Discount - Up to 35% Discount

    Perfect coastal getaway in Ventnor, Isle of Wight with up to 35% discount. The Royal Hotel is nestled into exotic south facing gardens overlooking Ventnor's stunning coastlines, has been an irresistible destination for the discerning traveller for the last 180 years.  

    What better way to start the new year than to feast on exquisite local cuisine, enjoy a selection of fine wines and relax in alluring surroundings.

    Book before 31/01/18 and enjoy up to 35% off at The Royal Hotel.

    •    January and February - £395 – 35% RRP £610
    •    March - £425 RRP £610
    •    April – £520 RRP £650
    •    May – £555 RRP £650

    Offer is based on two persons in our Classic double/twin room and includes 3 course sumptuous dinner each evening, hearty full English breakfast every morning and a return car ferry.

    To book or for more information please call 01983 852186 or email enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk - please mention visitisleofwight.co.uk when enquiring. 

    Offer link: Hotel & Bed & Breakfast Offers

  • Free Cream Tea 

    Start your New Year in fine form, allowing our team of friendly and experienced staff to wine and dine you from only £160 including free cream tea upon arrival, 3 course sumptuous dinner, full hearty English breakfast for two in a classic double/twin room. This offer is available for stays in January and February. 

    To book or for more information please call 01983 852186 or email enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk - please mention visitisleofwight.co.uk when enquiring. 

    Offer link: Hotel & Bed & Breakfast Offers

  •   Winter 2 Nights Stay & Return Car Ferry

    January and February £395 (RRP £610)

    Complimentary upgrade to Garden Classic rooms are available on a first come first serve basis.

    Cosy up with two night stay in a classic double room for two inclusive of:

    Full English breakfast
    3 course table d'hôte dinner
    Return car ferry 

    Whether you are food lover, like to explore or are interested in English heritage. This is the perfect time to explore and enjoy the country if you're looking for more calm and peaceful visit. Longer stays are available. 

    Please call to book on 01983 852186 or email us enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk quoting VISITIOW 2N SPECIAL.

    All offers are subject to availability. Offer not applicable on bank holiday weekends. Offer available for new bookings only from 03/01/18, terms and conditions apply**
    ** All prices are based on 2 adults sharing a classic double room, supplements will apply for garden view, deluxe, premier and family rooms. 

    Offer link: Winter Offers

  • Early Booking Discount - Up to 35% Discount

    Perfect coastal getaway in Ventnor, Isle of Wight with up to 35% discount. The Royal Hotel is nestled into exotic south facing gardens overlooking Ventnor's stunning coastlines, has been an irresistible destination for the discerning traveller for the last 180 years.  

    What better way to start the new year than to feast on exquisite local cuisine, enjoy a selection of fine wines and relax in alluring surroundings.

    Book before 31/01/18 and enjoy up to 35% off at The Royal Hotel.

    •    January and February - £395 – 35% RRP £610
    •    March - £425 RRP £610
    •    April – £520 RRP £650
    •    May – £555 RRP £650

    Offer is based on two persons in our Classic double/twin room and includes 3 course sumptuous dinner each evening, hearty full English breakfast every morning and a return car ferry.

    To book or for more information please call 01983 852186 or email enquiries@royalhoteliow.co.uk - please mention visitisleofwight.co.uk when enquiring. 

    Offer link: Early Bird 2018 Offers

Gradings

  • 4 AA Stars Hotel
4 AA Stars Hotel

Awards

  • AA Awards - 2 AA Rosettes 2008
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Ferry Inclusive Accommodation Available Ferry Inclusive Accommodation Available 2016
  • Visit Isle of Wight AwardTravel Ambassador Green Star Award Travel Ambassador Green Star Award 2017

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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