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Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher

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Station Road | Carmarthen, Nantgaredig, Carmarthen SA32 7LQ, Wales
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Hurstpierpoint
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A good web site is a must for me to consider booking accommodation which, in this case, was for business. We stayed for two nights and would stay for longer if visiting for leisure. The location is quiet, rural, and remote, yet very easily within reach of Nantgaredig, which is only 3 miles from the historic town of Carmarthen (good... More 

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Ty-Castell, Owner at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

Thank you both for your kind words. We are extremely pleased that you enjoyed what Ty Castell has to offer. We hope to welcome you back again for a holiday break to sit and relax by the riverbank and explore this wonderful part of West Wales. More reviews available on our website. More 

Llandudno
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We were welcomed very warmly and made to feel at home straight away. Everything was exceptionally well presented. Steve and Paul are the very best of hosts combining informality with just the right amount of concern. The kingfishers put on a really great show on Sunday evening - (Paul said he had them "on strings" but we didn't believe him!)... More 

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

It was great to learn that you had the opportunity to see the Kingfishers, they are there but you have to be very alert to see them. Thank you for your kind comments we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and felt at home. The garden and riverbank seem to be getting very busy with Spring arriving... More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

unfortunately we only stayed 1 night in the Kingfisher Room, comfortable and clean room with stunning views along the riverbank. On arrival we received a warm welcome from our hosts Steve & Paul thank you for the leaflets and suggested areas to visit . After a great nights sleep it was finished off with a full home cooked breakfast over... More 

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

One nighters are just as important to us as any other length of stay. We feel that our location is ideal along the riverbank but close enough to see what West Wales has to offer. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again whether it is one night or seven. Thank you... More 

Warrington
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Lovely room, great location, fab breakfast. Would definitely return in the Spring as the gardens looked lovely. Steve and Paul the owners go out of their way to make your stay comfortable and are very accommodating.

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, we look forward to welcoming you back in Spring, when the gardens and riverbank com alive. More 

Wales UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Beautiful location and the Otter suite was adequate for our one night stay. However, we were rather disconcerted by the amount of rules. At breakfast we followed the 'breakfast dress code' and wore shoes. Unfortunately, one of us had brought a small amount of mud in on our shoes, which was cleaned up from under our feet and table WHILST... More 

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. After 10 years I find it rather strange that some interpret common decency and respect for others as "rules". Our standards of house keeping and measures we enforce for health and safety reasons are something other guests acknowledge and respect and we are proud of. If you... More 

Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

A fantastic B&B worth 5 stars. The welcome, cleanliness and food was outstanding. Nothing was too much trouble by our hosts Steve and Paul. The immaculate garden was a joy to the eye and an excellent relaxing venue by the riverside. I would thoroughly recommend this B&B to anyone visiting the area and would enjoy 5 star treatment and a... More 

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

Thank you very much for you review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back another time. Keep an eye on our special offers page this Autumn for reduced rates ! More 

Ancaster, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Our hosts, Steve and Paul, were a great source of information. Very obliging and offered us leaflets on our planned destination whenever possible. Our room was spotless and well equipped. Breakfasts were delicious with generous portions. This B & B was beautifully situated on a river with beautiful gardens. A great place to just chill out and forget the stress... More 

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

Wonderful comments, thank you. We enjoyed your company too and are always ready to assist with what to do and where to go, there is so much to see both in Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire. Past guests tell us that we are ideally located for exploring West Wales with good road links. All we had to do is pass you the... More 

Ilford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

A lovely B&B - clean, comfortable and so peaceful. The garden with the river at the end is very special. We could not have been made more welcome. The food was delicious and cooked exactly as we wanted. I would recommend this B&B and would definitely return if going back to the area.

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

It was our pleasure, thank you for your kind comments. We certainly look forward to welcoming you back again. More 

Winchester, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We spent one night here on the way to our holiday cottage and wished it had been more. We stayed in the Kingfisher room, which was spacious and had a balcony. Was very comfortable, view of the garden and river was superb and the food at Ty Castell was lovely. Paul and Steve were great hosts and can't wait to... More 

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

One of our one nighters guests pledging to return for longer, we like that. Ty Castell welcomes all number of night stays, we know you will enjoy your stay with us and wish you could stay longer. We hope you enjoyed your holiday in your cottage and hope that you will pop in on the way back or stay with... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

Just had 2 nights in this excellent B&B could not recommend it highly enough. Ideal position on the river, charming gardens, Steve and Paul very welcoming nothing to much.Great place to stay and explore the local area. Thank you

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Ty-Castell, Manager at Ty Castell Bed & Breakfast - Home of the Kingfisher, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your break with us and look forward to your return. Ty Castell's centralised location makes it the best base for touring Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Brechfa Forest, The Brecon Beacons, St Davids, littered with castles, museums, gardens and Welsh culture along the way. Enjoy ! More 

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