The Royal Hotel

7 Bridge StreetLL20 8PGLlangollenUnited Kingdom
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About The Royal Hotel

The Royal Hotel is found on the banks of the River Dee in downtown Llangollen, just next to the 14th Century Llangollen Bridge and across the waters from the steam trains of the Llangollen Railway. Guests can take a horse-drawn or motorised boat trip along the Llangollen Canal, which lies about four minutes’ walk away from this 3-star hotel.

All 33 rooms are tastefully furnished, have hill or river views, en-suite bathroom, TV, tea and coffee facilities, heater, hair dryer, and telephone.

Free on-site parking and complimentary common area Wi-Fi are available to guests.

The Royal Hotel’s rates include a full Welsh breakfast, Berwyn Restaurant serves British cuisine, and the bar offers drinks, snacks and a terrace overlooking the wild waters.

The Llangollen Tourist Information Centre is a minute’s walk away, Plas Newydd is half a mile away and the Vale of Llangollen Golf Club can be reached in a five-minute drive.


7 Bridge Street, LL20 8PG, Llangollen, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1)978860202 | Fax: +44(1)978861824 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Car park
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Hypoallergenic rooms
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Lovely overlooking River Dee.

Guests have been charmed by the location of this charming old hotel, which is found right next to the River Dee, tucked up next to the Llangollen Bridge. The central location in Llangollen, free parking despite this, and listening to the river flow at nig

Professional and doting staff.

Professional, friendly and imparting good information about restaurants and attractions in the area, The Royal staff members were popular with those who happened to stay here.

Filling breakfast, drinks with views.

The full Welsh Breakfast was found to be very filling and very good, but keep in mind it is not a buffet, so enquire in advance if you have specific needs. The bar was also popular, with a good selection of drinks and a nice terrace to enjoy them from.

Negative Reviews

Some room drawbacks to consider.

While the rooms were clean and some had superb views, a few guests found them to be small, with tired-looking decor. A need for refurbishment was likewise noted throughout hotel, and some rooms at the front were found to be noisy due to traffic, and to a

Beds not impressing all.

The Royal’s beds did not suit everyone, with a few guests feeling springs and others finding them too soft, while some people would have preferred to have a duvet on the bed, rather than blankets.

No room Wi-Fi available.

Some guests were unhappy at not being able to access Wi-Fi in their rooms, especially given that mobile phone signals can be poor in the area.

Rating Overview

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7.9 out of 10 based on 906 reviews