An experience you'll never forget

There’s something magical about North Devon; whether it’s the golden sun setting over the sea, the wild countryside at the crack of dawn or making memories with those closest to you, it’s sure to hold a special place in your heart. 

The unique charm and character of The Royal Hotel make it the perfect setting for all kinds of memorable experiences. Nestled on the banks of the River Torridge and just a stone’s throw away from the Tarka Trail, it’s location means that there are plenty of things to do on your doorstep.

Bideford is a walker’s paradise. Get lost along stretches of wild, untouched coastal paths or head along the river for an afternoon stroll. Impressive vistas are waiting for your in North Devon, so set out on foot to see what you can discover.

Want to see more? The Tarka Trail is a great choice for cyclists. Bring your own bike or hire one from nearby to explore more of North Devon. With flat paths galore, even the most amateur cyclists will have an enjoyable experience.

For those who fancy a spot of golf, there are plenty of courses for you to try your hand at. Alternatively, why not try your hand at shooting? With facilities to lock up your equipment, we’re more than happy to be your base on a shooting break in North Devon.

Inside our hotel, allow us to wow you with our tasty menus. With a variety of delicious dishes for you to choose from, your tastebuds will be spoilt for choice. What’s more, two dining rooms are ready to welcome you. Our Regency Restaurant is the ideal place to spend time with your loved ones or enjoy an intimate experience in our historic Kingsley Room.

Looking for your dream wedding location? Watch as we transform our hotel before your eyes for a day you’ll remember forever. Picture-perfect locations make fantastic backdrops for your wedding photos and with a choice of rooms, you can tailor the day to your requirements. 

If you’re tempted by an experience break in North Devon, why not take a look at what you can get up to? Our friendly staff are more than happy to help you with any queries you may have, simply get in touch for more information!