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The Clarendon Royal Hotel

Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (9)
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“bedroom suite”(4 reviews)
“full kitchen”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Business Centre
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Only stayed one night - so didn't highlight to staff until I checked out. I booked a deluxe room [104]. The bottom of the window was covered with some sort of film obscurring any view and the fixed blind was tatty with tassles missing. No...More

Thank Whips666
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A hiccup at the start of my stay was dealt with very professionally, and I went on to enjoy another really enjoyable stay at this fine hotel. The Henry VIII suite has a splendid living area, full of light, and affords wonderful views across the...More

Thank Gregory T
Response from Stephen R, General Manager at The Clarendon Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you taking the time to review our hotel, and your kind words. We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your next annual taste of Thames-Fascination!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in earlier ( first ever visit) for a pint and was welcomed by very on the ball staff. A fine pint of Peroni was ordered and served. OK at £5.30 a pint it's not cheap, but quality never is. The quality of the pint...More

Thank Bri-the-gull
Response from Stephen R, General Manager at The Clarendon Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you taking the time to review our hotel bar, and your kind words. Its a lovely outlook sitting with an ice cold beer watching the world float by on the Thames!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was the most amazing meal I've had for a long time - so flavorsome! We dined early so had the restaurant to ourselves and it was a lovely atmosphere, very classy. The staff were attentive and the 50% off voucher we had meant...More

2  Thank Anna W
Response from Stephen R, General Manager at The Clarendon Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you taking the time to review our hotel, and your kind words. We're glad yto read you enjoyed your evening with us and look forward to serving you again in future!!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

WE have just returned from a 2 day break to this hotel. All the staff are very friendly, welcoming and keen to help. Our room was small but adequate but hot. Good bed. The fan that was advertised wasn't available and fortunately we had taken...More

2  Thank Elizabeth H
Response from Stephen R, General Manager at The Clarendon Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you taking the time to review our hotel, and your kind words regarding our team here. They are all a credit to the hotel and really try their hardest to look after and host all of our guests.

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With excellent Transport links to Central London and only 23 minutes to St Pancras via train, this Gravesend Boutique Hotel is situated along the Riverfront in Gravesend Town Centre.The quiet setting ...More is only a short walk from Gravesend Train and Bus Station, with links to local heritage towns, such as Rochester and Canterbury. Local shopping centres, such as Bluewater, Lakeside, Westfields and Fremlin Walk are easily accessible by train, car or bus. There is plenty to do!We offer a range Boutique rooms and apartments, with beautiful minimalist décor. Our extensive breakfast is included in our pricing,and we have a small private car park for guest use. Our beautiful Admirals Bar and Restaurant serve food daily. The Function Suite and enviable Thames side lawn, allows us to cater for all types of events and we are fully licensed for ceremonies.The Clarendon Royal Hotel has a rich history dating back to the late 1600’s. It was built as a residence for The Governor in about 1665,when the Duke of York was appointed to Lord High Admiral. Directly opposite the hotel is the remains of the old blockhouse which was part of the artillery defence established for the River Thames by Henry VIII in 1539/40. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Golf Course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$87 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Gravesend
Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (9)
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13 September 2017|
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Response from Tricia D D | Reviewed this property |
The tilbury ferry crossing is 5 minute walk from the hotel.
Mel H
18 February 2015|
Response from ClarendonRoyal | Property representative |
Good Morning Thank you for your interest in The Clarendon Royal Hotel The hotel is a five minute walk from the town centre, which has a few pubs and restaurants
dave s
4 February 2015|
Response from ClarendonRoyal | Property representative |
HI, If you wish to get in touch with us you can find the email address on the about us part of our facebook page. Thanks.
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"Ask for a river view"
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"Don't! Try elsewhere."
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"Choose a chain hotel, they might be soleless but they have standards"
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"river facing room was very nice, though I am sure all will be fine."
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