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Royal York & Faulkner Hotel

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This magnificent Regency hotel enjoys an unrivaled position at the centre of Sidmouth’s elegant Esplanade, overlooking the sea and adjacent to the picturesque town centre. Owned and personally run by the Hook family, resident proprietors for three generations, the hotel has a long standing reputation for hospitality and service. The property, having undergone expensive though careful refurbishment, is beautifully appointed with all amenities, excellent facilities and a stunning new spa.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Historic Hotel
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
93Great for walkers
Grade: 93 out of 100
64Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
21Attractionswithin 0,5 km
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The weather was terrible, gale force winds and rain for the four days we spent in Sidmouth but the hotel was as good as ever - good food, attentive staff, comfortable bedrooms and three good lounges to relax in while the weather did it's worst....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank derek d
Reviewed 3 days ago

Good hotel very clean smart staff and pleasant nice rooms plenty of space and hot, good meals well presented in a nice restaurant, We would have liked a little more Xmas decorations but what there was was tastefully done Thank all the Staff

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank John T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb seaview room , cuisine excellent, service excellent and indeed entertainment most enjoyable an extremely well managed hotel , the weather was dreadful and indeed we parked on day of arrival and didn't move the car and left totally relaxed , a lovely stay recommend...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely hotel with friendly staff, I went with a coach party but did not feel like second class guests! Food was excellent in a fine dining style and quick service. Excellent if menu needed changing for any reason. Just ask if you can't eat...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Hazel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently had a four night break. From the time we spoke to make our booking to our arrival we felt welcomed. Our room was spacious, comfortable & clean. All staff were friendly and caring. The menus fore breakfast & dinner weee varied. Afternoon tea...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jean w
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JohnM297
27 June 2018|
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It is indeed though pre-booking is necessary & subject to availability.
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"most rooms plenty of space and very clean"
JohnT565
3 days ago
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"Room 4 delightful"
Z897HZrobertm
2 weeks ago
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"First and second floors have more room for wheelchairs etc. Most rooms have sea view, some with balcony"
834anniea
4 weeks ago
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"I would recommend the single balcony rooms.101 or2"
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4 weeks ago
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PRICE RANGE
US$131 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
royal york and faulkner hotelroyal york faulkner hotel
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandSidmouth
NUMBER OF ROOMS
70
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