The Royal Hotel

The Royal Hotel, known locally as "The Face of Ross-on-Wye" was originally built in 1837 and has recently been the subject of major work to restore it to its former beauty.

Situated near the centre of the busy market town of Ross on Wye:

Standing high above the horseshoe bend of the River Wye, The Royal enjoys some of the best views of the surrounding countryside. This majestic grade II Georgian Country Hotel, boasts many famous visitors including Queen Victoria and Charles Dickens, who planned his American Biography whilst staying here.

The spectacular Barrett's Restaurant, Riverside Bar and Riverside Terrace offer seasonal menus, with a wide selection of modern and traditional British favourites, from hearty main courses to lighter snacks, complimented by a selection of real ales, carefully selected wines, speciality teas and coffees.

The Hotels has 42 comfortable en-suite bedrooms of individual character ranging from romantic feature rooms with spectacular views, to character filled single rooms in the old stable block.

With four fabulous function rooms The Royal is the perfect setting for picture perfect weddings, family celebrations, parties, private dining, business entertaining, meetings, conferences and events.

However you choose to spend your stay at The Royal: Exploring this historic area of outstanding natural beauty, strolling around the busy market town, with its interesting selection of shops. Lounging on the terrace and enjoying the view or taking the time and space to apply yourself away from a busy office. One pleasure you can be guaranteed, is the welcoming atmosphere, delicious food, comfortable rooms and unique relaxed style of hospitality, which makes The Royal a favourite with locals, business people and visitors alike.

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Tavistock Town
Council Chambers,
Drake Road,
Devon. PL19 0AU

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