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3.5 out of 5

"Overall really good but the hot water was only warm. The sign said to run the water for several minutes but it never got warm enough. Apparently it's ... " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 23 Sep 2016

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in the heart of Bray awaits you at The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre. You'll be 2.8 km (1.7 mi) from Bray Beach and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Bray Golf Club. Highlights at this hotel include a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an indoor swimming pool.

Free WiFi, TVs, and coffee/tea makers are featured in all 125 rooms. Room service, free newspapers, and in-room massages are also available.

A day of pampering at Merrill Leisure Centre can include deep-tissue massages, facials, and body treatments along with access to the sauna and steam room. McGettigans Pub is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the health club, Turkish bath/hammam, sauna, and kids' swimming pool. 86 square feet (8 square meters) of event facilities include conference space, and other business amenities include a 24-hour business center. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli and coffee/tea in a common area. Full breakfast is available on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 10:30 AM and on weekends between 8:00 AM and 11:00 AM. There's also limited parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

Attractions within a 15-minute drive of this 3-star Bray hotel include Leopardstown Racecourse and Marlay Park.

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$109* Per night/room 1 Mar. - 2 Mar.

Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.5 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre

Everyone (2)
4 out of 5

Good but not new

Overall really good but the hot water was only warm. The sign said to run the water for several minutes but it never got warm enough. Apparently it's being upgraded.

Posted by on 23 Sep. 2016

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3 out of 5
Good for price. Renovations occurring. Was difficult to access from the carpark.

Posted by on 19 Oct. 2015

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About the The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre

Location Main Street, Bray, Wicklow

Property Features

The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a 24-hour business center on site. Event space at this hotel measures 86 square feet (8 square meters) and includes conference space. A children's pool, a sauna, and an arcade/game room are also featured at the family-friendly The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre. This 3-star Bray hotel is smoke free.

  • 125 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 86 sq ft of conference space
  • 8 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Wedding services available
  • Game room or arcade
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Dublin (DUB) (44 km / 27.3 mi)
  • Train station: Dublin Bray Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre offers 125 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested. Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Coffee maker
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

McGettigans Pub - This sports bar serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Thai massage
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards
  • Online Penalty Collection

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: EUR 50 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 10 for adults and EUR 6.5 for children (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 5 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 30 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Merrill Leisure
  • Merrill Leisure Club
  • Royal Hotel & Merrill Leisure Club
  • Royal Hotel & Merrill Leisure Club Bray
  • Royal Merrill Leisure Club
  • Royal Merrill Leisure Club Bray
  • Royal Hotel Merrill Leisure Club Bray
  • Royal Hotel Merrill Leisure Club
  • The Royal Leisure Centre Bray
  • The Royal Hotel Leisure Centre
  • Bray Hotel Royal Wicklow
  • Royal Hotel Wicklow
  • Royal Bray
  • The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre Bray
  • The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre Hotel
  • The Royal Hotel and Leisure Centre Hotel Bray

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 3 stars.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.