The Royal & Fortescue

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Boutport Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1HG, United Kingdom
4.0 out of 5 rating 871 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Royal & Fortescue in Barnstaple, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Pannier Market and Basett's Ridge. This hotel is 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from Exmoor National Park and 12.1 mi (19.4 km) from Saunton Sands.


Stay in one of 49 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the coffee shop/café. The hotel also offers room service (during limited hours). Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Full breakfasts are served on weekdays from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Pannier Market - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
Basett's Ridge - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Marwood Hill Gardens - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi
Instow Beach - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
North Devon Coast - 12.9 km / 8 mi
Braunton Burrows - 13.3 km / 8.2 mi
Arlington Court - 15.5 km / 9.6 mi
The Burton Art Gallery and Museum - 15.7 km / 9.8 mi
St. Hieritha's Church - 17 km / 10.6 mi
Royal North Devon Golf Club - 18 km / 11.2 mi
Northam Burrows Country Park - 18.1 km / 11.2 mi
Big Sheep - 18.2 km / 11.3 mi
Torrington 1646 - 18.2 km / 11.3 mi
West Appledore - 18.6 km / 11.6 mi
Northam Beach - 18.7 km / 11.6 mi

The preferred airport for The Royal & Fortescue is Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 83.6 km / 51.9 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 12.50 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking