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01983 852186


The Royal Hotel is a refined, elegant historic jewel and has been a destination for the discerning traveller for more than 180 years.

Built in 1832, The Royal is one of the oldest hotels on the island and shares the rare privilege of being one of only 30 establishments to be listed in every Michelin Guide since it was first published in 1911. 

The Royal was also the first hotel on the island to achieve Four AA Stars and has held 2 AA rosettes for excellent food for over 18 years.


Relax and unwind at The Royal with our Royal Retreat.

This offer includes a soothing massage in our treatment room and a mouthwatering dinner each evening.

    From £550 per couple inclusive of:

      • Two night stay in a classic room
      • Full English breakfast each morning
      • A relaxing 30 minute massage each in the Royal Treatment Room (OR a 60 minute massage for 1 person)
      • 3 course table d'hôte dinner each evening
      • Free return car ferry from Southampton with Red Funnel Ferries

      Escape to the Tranquil countryside. 15% off ferry inclusive breaks of 2 nights or more in May

      Royal Events

      Throughout the year The Royal plays host to a wide range of spectacular events. If you are interested in using the facilities at The Royal for your events, please Contact Us.

      The Royal Hotel Kitchen Experience

      If you are a food or cooking enthusiast and would like to discover what happens behind the scenes of The Royal's award-winning Appuldurcombe Restaurant

      £75 per person
      Email or phone 01983 852186. 

      Summer Break Brunch Special

      Brunch Special; Adults can relax whilst your children get creative