With plenty of free parking and Wi-Fi throughout, The Royal Hotel is within a 25-minute drive of Kendal and the Lake District. In the village of Bolton-le-Sands, this Lancashire gastropub provides bed, breakfast and dining in a canal-side location, 4 miles from Morecambe. Breakfast isn't included in the price but guests have the option to join us from 8.30am and order from our breakfast menu. Each room has a flat-screen TV, desk and tea and coffee facilities. All rooms also have an en suite shower. This modern gastropub has a large courtyard garden by the canal with great walks all around the pub including rollings hills and woods to the rear, canal side walks in both directions and Morecambe bay beach 10 minutes walk away. An extensive monthly changing food menu is served daily from 9am when the pub opens to the public, although If you just want to relax in our bar area with a coffee or a cocktail, we've got all angles covered. The Royal Hotel is around 10 minutes’ drive from the Forest of Bowland, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The city of Lancaster is overlooked by a Norman castle and is a similar distance to the south.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

Free Parking Available On Site

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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  • Paul
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    very clean and modern room in a contemporary style.
  • Waddington
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Lovely, comfortable, spacious rooms. Conf bed and pillows. Staff very friendly and helpful. Great location for a lovely walk along the canal and path to Morecambe and Heysham. Had a lovely breakfast but wasn't included in the room price but was...
  • Yiannis
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    nice cosy room with plenty of space for suitcases and belongings. the bed was really comfortable and warm

Area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant #1
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Amenities of The Royal Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wifi
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
  • Hiking
  • Darts
  • Pool table
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Accessible parking
  • Pet bowls
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Smoke-free property
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

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From 2:00 PM to 8:30 PM


Until 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted The Royal Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note that there is live music on Saturday nights at the property and there will be noise till about 00:30.

Breakfast times are as follows: Monday - Sunday: 08:30 - 12:00.

Breakfasts are not included in the room rates. Guests can order breakfast from our main menu, for an additional price.

FAQs about The Royal Hotel

  • The prices at The Royal Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Royal Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant #1

  • The Royal Hotel is 650 feet from the center of Bolton le Sands. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at The Royal Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Room options at The Royal Hotel include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Twin

  • The Royal Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Pool table
    • Darts