Royal Kings Arms Hotel - Lancaster

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75 Market Street, Lancaster, United Kingdom, LA1 1HP  show map
 3 stars
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Royal Kings Arms Hotel - Lancaster

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 5 per stay

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry
Elevator
Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Royal Kings Arms Hotel is rated 3 stars and is placed about 4.4 km from The Morecambe Winter Gardens Theatre, Sandcastle Waterpark and The Platform.

Located in a historic area with restaurants and bars, guests will see why Royal Kings Arms Hotel is admired by many tourists. The property is in a 10-minute walk to Lancaster city center.

The hotel is set next to a museum, a theater and a castle.

Royal Kings Arms Hotel lies within 35 minutes’ drive to Blackpool airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 55 modern hotel rooms equipped with wireless internet, ironing facilities, multi-channel TV, central heating and coffee/tea makers. For more comfort a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower are provided.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 07:00 till 09:30. The delightful restaurant serves fine meals. Offering a variety of dishes, The Old Bell Coffee House and Castle Balti are just about 100 meters away.

Services

The property features a safe deposit box, a luggage storage and a lift.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at GBP 5 per stay.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   55.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Service dogs allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Central heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

75 Market Street, Lancaster, United Kingdom, LA1 1HP

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City Center
  • Lancaster
    1400 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Robert Gillow (cuisine: English)
    100 ft
  • The Old Bell Coffee House (cuisine: British)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    55

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 140 sq. feet
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    Bed type: Double bed
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Royal Kings Arms Hotel - Lancaster Lancaster location
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      Hotel Address:

      75 Market Street, Lancaster, United Kingdom, LA1 1HP

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Lancaster
        1400 ft
      Airports
      • Bus stop
        1000 ft
      Restaurants
      • The Robert Gillow (cuisine: English)
        100 ft
      • The Old Bell Coffee House (cuisine: British)
        200 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        55

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLancasterRoyal Kings Arms

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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      Royal Kings Arms Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Storey Gallery - 400 ft
      • Lancaster Castle - 700 ft
      • Talbot Galleries - 1000 ft
      • Hest Bank Galleries - 2.8 mi

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1000 ft

      Places of interest

      • Trough of Bowland - 1000 ft
      • St Thomas C Of E Church - 1400 ft

      Convention centers

      • gregson community and arts centre - 2300 ft

      Amusement

      • Rileys Pool Snooker & Poker Club - 400 ft
      • Gala Clubs - 700 ft
      • The Dukes - 1400 ft
      • Cascade Leisure - 1400 ft
      • Dukes Cinema - 1700 ft

      Museums

      • Cottage Museum - 400 ft
      • Judges Lodgings Museum - 400 ft

      Parks

      • Williamsons Park - 5000 ft

      Theaters

      • Grand Theatre - 1400 ft
      • Lancaster Community Music Trust - 4600 ft

      Golf courses and Country clubs

      • Ashton with Stodday - 2.4 mi

      Local attractions

      • Happy Mount Park - 2.5 mi
        Marine Road East, Morecambe
      • Black Knights Parachute Club - 6.0 mi
        Hillam Lane, Lancaster
      • Lakeland Wildlife Oasis - 10.2 mi
        Hale, Milnthorpe
      • Carnforth Station Heritage Centre - 5.7 mi
        Warton Road, Carnforth
      • The Hawk Garden - 8.0 mi
        Leighton Hall, Yealand Conyers

      Near the hotel

      • Lancaster City Museum - 500 ft
        Market Square, Lancaster
      • Williamson Park - 4800 ft
        Lancaster, Lancaster
      • Cottage Museum - 500 ft
        15 Castle Hill, Lancaster

      Restaurants nearby

      • The Robert Gillow - 100 ft

        Address: 64 Market Street
        Phone: 0152436092

        75% likes this, based on 47 reviews
        Cuisine: English

      • Bistro 26 - 300 ft

        Address: 26 Sun Street
        Phone: 01524 846252

        86% likes this, based on 163 reviews
        Cuisine: Contemporary, British
        Price Range: USD 22 - USD 84

      • Bar 1725 - 400 ft

        Address: 28 market street
        Phone: 44 [0]1524 66898

        53% likes this, based on 194 reviews

      • The Old Bell Coffee House - 200 ft

        Address: Bashful Alley

        72% likes this, based on 29 reviews
        Cuisine: British

      • Bombay Balti - 300 ft

        Address: 16 China Street
        Phone: 01524 844550

        65% likes this, based on 94 reviews
        Cuisine: Indian, Halal, Balti, Bangladeshi
        Price Range: USD 16 - USD 31

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        55

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLancasterRoyal Kings Arms

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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      Royal Kings Arms Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Royal Kings Arms

      Average guest rating

      6.8out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 732 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Family with children
        7.8

        The location was excellent for shopping and the breakfast was very good. I also liked the roomy corridors.

        One of the rooms we booked must have had thin walls as we could hear everything that was said which was between 11.20 pm and midnight and then between 4.30 and 5.30 am. I did not complain but would have done if it had continued after midnight.

      • Older travelers
        4.6

        Location was ideal for visiting relatives living between Lancaster and Morecambe. Pleasant staff.

        Room badly in need of a freshen-up and en-suite was shabby. Excessive traffic noise very noticeable while in room. Limited car parking and poor car park layout resulting and wasted space.

      • Older travelers
        5.0

        we had a good deal but there were issues of concern

        room on 4th floor ,lift not working and when we reached room we found it not made up.so had to go back down again to reception to be assigned another room. No hot water next am cos of boiler problems an finally made breakfast to be presented green bacon which had to be returned.

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        It was a bed for the night which is what we wanted

        The reception area wasn't what I would have expected. It needs a lift! Only my opinion.

      • Older travelers
        5.4

        Bed was quite comfy but bedding very worn

        Room wasn't clean No water at all from basin hot tap Window held shut with screws = noisy and draughty in the awful weather Breakfast very limited for vegetarians Dead house plants, just remove them if you can't be bothered to water them! Shabby furniture Needing and overhaul

      • Single
        8.2

        The hotel is in an excellent location and has 'traditional' style. The breakfast room has to be seen to be believed! Fantastic value for money.

      • Family with children
        6.2

        It is central and near the station.

        Had to ask for maintenance to open windows; lift very difficult to use for elderly people; very slow service at breakfast; bed not remade on second day; cups for tea and coffee in bedroom not washed and replaced each day; ventillation in bathroom inadequate

      • Older travelers
        6.2

        The hotel food was excellent

        The hot water didn't work - it was only luke warm through the shower and even then I had to have the cold tap on the bath running at the same time. The electric socket where the kettle was plugged in didn't work so the kettle ended up on the floor. The bulb above one side of the bed had blown, the wrong one was given as a replacement and it blew as soon as it was put in.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        The City of Lancaster and the Hotel Location.

        The car park was a little small and oversubscribed, however we managed. The hotel was a little tired and could do with some modernisation but it did not spoil our stay.

      • Group of friends
        8.8

        location to station,shops castle,brilliant.

        room not cleaned,shower head filthy.

      • Family with children
        7.0

        Very friendly staff. Excellent location near the castle and city center. Good breakfast choice. Nice old style british atmosphere. Excellent parking location

        Old fashion shower and bathroom facilities. Window system old style hard to open.

      • Single
        6.6

        Good price

        Room was very small comparing to what was shown in the pictures. Staff were noisy in the morning, I couldnt sleep after 8am.

      • Older travelers
        4.6

        Location for an early start at Lancaster rail station

        Lack of attention to detail eg cleanliness of linen and room. Lack of attention by breakfast staff, and a one menu fits all from the hotel chain, which was not at all accurate for the Royal.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        Excellent choice for breakfast and served until 10 am.

        The mattress on our bed was not very comfortable, I could feel the springs through it, far too bouncy, no support.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        Hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. We needed twin beds (my mother and myself) and no other hotel could offer us that.

        I always look forward to a cooked breakfast but it was so disppointing. The bacon was thick and tasteless - had it been boiled?? The beans were mushy. Just disappointing. Was a lovely room but there was no ambiance - perhaps some piped music would have helped though I normally don't like that, but it needed something. I would stay again, that said, due to the location, car parking facilities and friendly staff.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Royal Kings Arms Hotel - Lancaster Lancaster location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      75 Market Street, Lancaster, United Kingdom, LA1 1HP

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Lancaster
        1400 ft
      Airports
      • Bus stop
        1000 ft
      Restaurants
      • The Robert Gillow (cuisine: English)
        100 ft
      • The Old Bell Coffee House (cuisine: British)
        200 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        55

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLancasterRoyal Kings Arms

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

      Use Badge