Reasons to Choose The Royal


  • Glorious Bath …….. England’s only UNESCO World Heritage city, full of history, culture and atmosphere
  • Centrally located for all of the city’s wonderful attractions and the Thermae Spa, together with lots of scenic walks nearby
  • Convenient for rail travellers, being directly opposite Bath Spa station
  • Our hotel has limited car parking facilities, however there are almost 1000 covered, reasonably priced car parking spaces within a 2 minute walk


  • We are proudly independent, with the same owners for over 25 years, and the same manager for 15 years
  • We are not a ‘brand’, everything is personally tailored to create a high level of guest satisfaction
  • Each of our bedrooms is individually decorated in a style in keeping with the character of the hotel
  • Many of our wonderful staff have worked for us for a number of years, which helps to ensure a more friendly and personal service
  • We are a small intimate hotel, which radiates a warm ‘home from home’ atmosphere
  • Please see the many complimentary reviews on Tripadvisor regarding our friendly staff


  • The Royal is a lovely Grade2 listed building, designed by the renowned Isambard Kingdom Brunel, and first opened in 1846 – over 170 years of history and hospitality
  • The decor throughout is warm and hospitable
  • Our restaurant is designed in the charming style of a Parisian brasserie, as opposed to a typical hotel dining room


  • You will enjoy the comfort of quality Egyptian cotton bed linen, feather filled duvets and pillows, plus cotton slippers supplied with our compliments
  • Our four poster and superior rooms are also provided with bath robes
  • We have established a “safe haven” against COVID-19 with our Hygiene and Cleanliness Best Practices staff training programme, which fully complies with Government guidelines and more (details of which will be displayed for guests)


  • You will find in your bedroom a ‘hospitality tray’ with complimentary cafetière ground coffee, a selection of teas, hot chocolate, mineral water and biscuits, all replenished daily during your stay.
  • Our award winning breakfast is included with all of our room rates.  Please view our excellent breakfast menu here, and the great reviews on Tripadvisor.
  • Unlike other hotels, when you dine on an inclusive dinner basis, you are offered the full à la carte menu selection to choose from – no set menu with restrictive choice when you dine with us!  Please have a look at the selection of dishes available here, and again visit Tripadvisor to read the very complimentary reviews regarding our food.
  • We believe that we have the best value Spa Leisure Break available in Bath.  Please click here for details.
  • When booking direct with us you will save at least 15% on current rates, plus gain other benefits compared to booking via another source, click here for more details.
  • Become a Loyalty Card member (free to join) and enjoy fantastic savings. You will be rewarded with 10% off your total bill for all future stays. In addition, you will be offered exclusive special deals.

With everything that The Royal has to offer, we do hope that you will choose to stay with us for your next short break or when visiting Bath, and we very much look forward to welcoming you.

Mini Holiday in Beautiful and Historic Bath for £199 pp for 3 nights

Bath is England’s only UNESCO World Heritage city, and has so much to offer its visitors.

Wonderful attractions and places of interest, inviting open spaces with lovingly cared for gardens and parks, together with delightful scenic walks nearby.

The Thermae Spa, with its natural spring waters and excellent facilities, is recognised as one of the best in the UK. The historic Roman Baths are a ‘must’ visit, and the beautiful Theatre Royal has a great reputation for the quality and variety of its entertainment.

All in all, Bath is a perfect destination for a mini holiday at any time, and at The Royal we have a great value holiday deal for you.

All for £199 pp for 3 nights Sun-Thurs, and £63 pp for additional nights, with a £14 pppn supplement Fri-Sat.

Please quote MINI HOLIDAY when making your reservation.

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