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The Royal At Dockray
3 stars

The Royal At Dockray

Dockray, Penrith, CA11 0JY, United Kingdom
Penrith, United Kingdom
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8.2
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based on 1262 reviews
1,262 reviews
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About The Royal At Dockray

  • Guesthouse Room / Entire Guesthouse
    The comforts of home away from home
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free
Nestled peacefully amongst the Eastern Lakeland Fells and located on many of the best-loved Lakeland walks, this charming country retreat is ideal for a peaceful break in Dockray. Run by a charismatic and friendly family, the hotel provides a relaxed, informal but efficient service, well suited to the Lakeland way of life. The Helvellyn and High Street mountain ranges are right on the doorstep, which makes The Royal Hotel an ideal and comfortable base for walkers. The facilities include 10 en suite bedrooms with Freeview TV. Royal Hotel has a large restaurant and a bar that boasts a fine selection of wines, locally produced Real Ales and malt whiskies.

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Amenities at The Royal At Dockray

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area

General

  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Carpeted
  • Mountain view
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Key card access

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Cycling

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying

Reviews of The Royal At Dockray

8.2
Very good1,262 verified reviews
13.3Solo
12.0Families
8.4Friends
33.6Couples
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What can I expect from the hotel's food quality?

The hotel offers excellent food, with a great choice of drinks, lovely seasonal stewed fruit, and well-cooked, tasty meals for both breakfast and dinner.

How is the hotel's cleanliness and maintenance?

The hotel is clean and comfortable, with spacious and clean rooms, though some areas may need refurbishment and updating.

What are the hotel's unique offerings for families?

The hotel provides a complimentary breakfast, an indoor play area, outdoor play equipment, and children's high chairs, making it a great choice for families.

Is parking available at the hotel?

Yes, the hotel offers free parking with a large car park, providing convenient parking for guests.

When is the best time to visit the hotel?

The hotel is a brilliant choice for a visit, especially for those interested in exploring the Lake District, with a lovely quiet location close to beautiful mountains and attractions.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned the spacious rooms with good views. Consider booking a room with a garden, mountain, or landmark view for a more scenic experience.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel is conveniently located near several attractions such as Aira Force, Gowbarrow Fall, and Ullswater, making it an ideal base for exploring the area.

Check for Refurbishments

Some guests noted ongoing refurbishments, so it may be worth checking with the hotel about the status of any renovations to ensure a comfortable stay.

Pet-Friendly Accommodation

The hotel offers increased accessibility and is pet-friendly, making it a suitable choice for guests traveling with pets.

Diverse Dining Options

Guests appreciated the extensive breakfast menu catering to vegetarians and vegans. Consider trying the hotel's restaurant for a variety of food options.

Consider Room Selection

While some guests enjoyed spacious and comfortable rooms, others mentioned issues such as thin quilts and faulty shower taps. It may be beneficial to inquire about specific room features before booking.

Enjoy the Game Room

The hotel offers board games, puzzles, and a game room, providing entertainment options for guests, especially families and groups.

Plan for Outdoor Activities

With hiking, cycling, and outdoor play areas available, consider planning outdoor activities during your stay to make the most of the hotel's location.

Stay Informed About Safety Measures

The hotel has implemented various health and safety measures, including contactless check-in/check-out and physical distancing rules, ensuring a safe and secure environment for guests.

Consider Off-Peak Visits

Some guests mentioned issues with noise traveling through the walls, so visiting during quieter periods may enhance the overall tranquility of the stay.

Location

Dockray, Penrith, CA11 0JY

What's nearby

  • Aira Force0.9 mi
  • Gowbarrow Fall0.9 mi
  • Ullswater2.1 mi
  • St. Sunday Crag5.3 mi
  • Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens6.1 mi
  • Rheged7.7 mi
  • Lowther Castle and Gardens8.1 mi
  • King Kong Statue8.3 mi
  • Mayburgh Henge8.9 mi
  • Penrith Castle9 mi
  • King Arthur's Round Table9.1 mi
  • Penrith Museum9.3 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:30 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

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FAQs when booking at The Royal At Dockray

  • Where is The Royal At Dockray located?

    The Royal At Dockray is located at Dockray, 9.2 miles from the center of Penrith. Aira Force is the closest landmark to The Royal At Dockray.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Royal At Dockray?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 10:30 AM at The Royal At Dockray.

  • Does The Royal At Dockray offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Royal At Dockray offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Royal At Dockray offer free parking?

    Yes, The Royal At Dockray offers free parking.

  • How far is The Royal At Dockray from the airport?

    The Royal At Dockray is 24.8 miles from Carlisle Lake District. The Royal At Dockray is 56.3 miles from Blackpool.

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Value for money

8.4

Distance to city center

9.2 mi