The Royal & Fortescue

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Boutport Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1HG, United Kingdom
4.2 out of 5 rating 186 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Barnstaple, The Royal & Fortescue is within a 15-minute drive of Pannier Market and Basett's Ridge. This hotel is 8.5 mi (13.7 km) from Saunton Sands and 12.9 mi (20.7 km) from Exmoor National Park.


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.


Grab a bite at 62 The Bank, one of the hotel's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink 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 - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
Instow Beach - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
Braunton Burrows - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
North Tail - 13.6 km / 8.5 mi
Saunton Sands - 13.7 km / 8.5 mi
Arlington Court - 13.8 km / 8.5 mi
The Burton Art Gallery and Museum - 15.7 km / 9.7 mi
St. Hieritha's Church - 17 km / 10.6 mi
Royal North Devon Golf Club - 17.4 km / 10.8 mi
Big Sheep - 17.8 km / 11.1 mi
Torrington 1646 - 17.8 km / 11.1 mi
Broadsand beach - 18.4 km / 11.5 mi
West Appledore - 18.5 km / 11.5 mi

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

Check-in time starts at 2pm. 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 are 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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve a crib or rollaway bed. Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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.

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
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Number of restaurants - 3
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Meeting rooms