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The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure Club

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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible26%
Travellers talk about
“short break”(11 reviews)
“enjoyable stay”(16 reviews)
“great weekend”(11 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spent two nights here with my husband, only planned on one. Bray is amazing and this place is the perfect location for whatever you want. Short walk to the main drag, but we found the bars nearby to be so much fun. The locals are...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thank you, as always we had a lovely stay at your hotel! Breakfast was awesome as usual and staff very helpful Sandra & Kenneth Mallon Had a lovely 5 days stay here, it was our 3rd time and was never disappointed! Breakfast was awesome and...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel in a good location. We got a good price for bed and breakfast for 1 night. Check in was smooth with onsite parking at the back. Friendly staff and clean comfortable rooms, a few bits in the room that could do with a...More

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Response from RoyalBray, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure ClubResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the the time to review our hotel. Delighted to hear of your good experience .

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worst night sleep I have ever had in a hotel. Very loud fan outside window was like an aircraft with window open. Heat was on in August in room so had to open window as dial on rad was broken. In helpful receptionist and food...More

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Response from RoyalBray, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure ClubResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We welcome your feedback and the above points have been noted and will be addressed at our next management meeting.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for the Bray Air Display this year, and was overwhelmed by how lovely and friendly the staff at the hotel were. My fiancee and I received a complimentary bottle of bubbly in our room, the beds were absolutely comfortable, and the food in...More

Thank Larissa N
Response from RoyalBray, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure ClubResponded yesterday

Thank you Larissa for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay at our hotel.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$92 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$92 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (281)
Room & Suite (124)
Dining (12)
Pool & Beach (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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PrincessTravel2017
11 December 2017|
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Response from Thomas R | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast at this hotel started at 7:30am and went through to 9:30am. The breakfast here was a very nice full Irish which filled me up for most of the day.
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nivy07
8 December 2017|
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Response from liaDublin | Reviewed this property |
The Manager that tended to us has since left the hotel & I have heard alot off really bad reports about the place.
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Room Tips
"pick another hotel"
Q6676LCtomp
2 million years ago
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"We stayed in room 330 which was very spacious and quiet."
Martik239
2 million years ago
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"Some rooms very far away from reception and corridors narrow."
WeeE
2 million years ago
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"Rooms at the rear are generally quieter unless you get the ones looking into the kitchen yard."
LyndaPC
2 million years ago
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