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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was good to be back at the Royal York & Faulkner Hotel for another family weekend as last year we could not get in so had to stay elsewhere in Sidmouth. As ever the food was good with ample choice, the staff are pleasant, polite and very helpful We managed to find the snooker room this year and several...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our first stay, but definitely will not be out last. We could not fault this hotel. Our room was perfect (York Suite), the re was an excellent choice of food, all cooked to perfection and the staff were exceptional, so attentive and welcoming, nothing was too much trouble. We didn't realise places like this still existed in the...

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Oakley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

do you know what if you have never been to this family run hotel you must give it a try very friendly from all staff working in different parts of the hotel. Very clean great food super service and you just keep meeting people you have seen on previous visits.so it must be good. Well done to the family and...

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Henley-in-Arden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We paid the small extra to have the Faulkner suite. Very comfortable. Super sea views. Mini-kitchen - and good TV picture for the Rugby! A minor heating fault was soon sorted and the rooms were warm although the weather outside was bitter. We entertained old friends to Dinner one evening and the facility to offer them a pre-Dinner drink in...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent a relaxing 2 days at this lovely hotel . Our second visit. The staff so friendly, professional but welcoming. The food delicious and beautifully presented. A couple of very minor problems other our room were dealt with quickly and efficiently. Will definitely be happy to stay again.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated right on the esplanade and central to the town, this hotel was an ideal choice for our short stay. We were upgraded to a sea view room which was a lovely surprise. The room was very clean and decorated well. Staff were friendly, and catered for your needs. the breakfast was freshly cooked and served by happy positive and...

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I have just stayed at this hotel for the second time as a couple although my partner has stayed several times over the years on his own. It is on the sea front with fabulous views from the front bedroom windows. We had bubbly and chocolates in our room on arrival . Also tea and cake in...

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Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 9th year of going to this hotel and we fully intend going again next year to make it our 10th anniversary. This is a lovely hotel with old fashioned care and courtesy. The rooms are lovely in all parts of the hotel. Nothing seems to much trouble for the staff. Everything is done with a smile. My...

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sited directly on the Esplanade, this has all the attributes of a well-run family hotel. Reception is welcoming and efficient: nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are warm , comfortably furnished and clean. There is an abundance of polite and helpful staff. The food is freshly-cooked, varied and plentiful. The website is clear and helpful - with all the...

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Crawley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Husband and I stayed their in January 2016. The weather was fine. Our room looked across the Prom to the beach and sea. The Hotel was warm and welcoming, the food excellent. There is a car park at the back of the hotel you can unload at the front which makes things easier. If you like a comfortable welcoming...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal York & Faulkner Hotel

Address: The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range: $162 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal York & Faulkner Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Royal York And Faulkner Hotel
Royal York Faulkner Hotel
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Sidmouth
#7 Family Hotel in Sidmouth
#9 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth
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“It is worth paying the extra for sea view rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles jamesfurze, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
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“Sea views are worth the small amount extra”
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“if looking for quiet ask for a room at the back as the sea was noisy due to choppy swell”
 of 5 bubbles JaneKeithTampa, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view as it is not much more in price. Our room on third floor was very quiet and had large windows facing the sea.”
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