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The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure Club

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Overview
Main Street, Bray Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for one night. Would not return . Reception staff not very welcoming. There was a lady actually complaining at the desk when we went to check in. Got to the room eventually and was surprized at how small the bed was for a double....More

1  Thank Caroline C
Response from RoyalBray, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure ClubResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to type this feedback. All feedback in this review will be passed on to our general manager and reviewed. I am very disappointed to see that you are unhappy with the quality of our customer service and I will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for one night and found the hotel to be adequate for our needs. We booked spa treatments during our stay and were very surprised to have to walk through the busy bar to access the health club.Then we had to walk through the...More

Thank mslizmc
Response from RoyalBray, Director of Sales at The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure ClubResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Liz I was happy to see you enjoyed your stay here with us at The Royal however disappointed to see your sleep was slightly disturbed. I have investigated your complaint and will pass this on to the relevant department. I will also pass...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from another weekend at The Royal, in Bray. We love it there. We go on average about 3 times each year with Ulster Bus. Its such good value, with 2 nights B&B, and 1 evening meal. When we first went about 5 years...More

Thank Rosie B
Response from RoyalBray, Director of Sales at The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure ClubResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Rosie. Thank you for taking the time to post such positive feedback. We here at The Royal Hotel pride ourselves in customer service and are thrilled to see you had such a nice time with us. Yes we are still moving forward with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Royal for one night. I found the staff to be pleasant and helpful. The room was clean and had the facilities one would expect of a three star hotel. The room had been recently refurbished. The only comment regarding the refurbishment...More

1  Thank Mark F
Response from RoyalBray, Director of Sales at The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure ClubResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear mark Thank you for your kind words. I was thrilled to read you had such a nice time with us here at The Royal Hotel. Your positive comments with be passed on to my team. Yes we are currently moving forward with refurbishments so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was perfect , bed was the most comfortable I've have slept in , the room was very clean with plenty of hot water for a shower or bath ,hair dryer did my hair very quick, tea/coffee making facilities in the room , safe...More

1  Thank Sue B
Response from RoyalBray, General Manager at The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure ClubResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Sue for taking the time to write such lovely comments. I will be sure to pass on to both Suzie and Sean. Hope to see you back again.

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Description
A very warm welcome to The Royal Hotel & Merrill Leisure Club, one of the largest hotels in Co. Wicklow with a proven reputation in hospitality excellence for many years.We pride our selves as being children and More famliy friendly . Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
128
Price range
US$84 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Royal Hotel Bray
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Bray
,
The Royal Hotel Leisure Centre
,
Bray Hotel Royal Wicklow
,
Royal Hotel Wicklow
Location
Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Bray
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
128
Price range
US$84 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Royal Hotel Bray
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Bray
,
The Royal Hotel Leisure Centre
,
Bray Hotel Royal Wicklow
,
Royal Hotel Wicklow
Location
Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Bray
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Traveller (302)
Room & Suite (132)
Dining (12)
Pool & Beach (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Chrisy1977
14 December 2017|
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Response from RoyalBray | Property representative |
Hi I am sorry this question went unanswered, room refurbishment is 85% completion . Please view our new bedroom pictures on our website.
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PrincessTravel2017
11 December 2017|
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Response from ThomasR1249 | 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
"we stayed in room 119 and it was really quiet"
251sammy
6 Oct 2018
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"Shop on line definatly"
LEONIEK279
24 Sep 2018
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"Stayed in a 2nd floor corner room and was suitable."
45douglash
17 Sep 2018
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"pick another hotel"
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5 Aug 2018
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