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Broad Street, Montgomery SY15 6PN, Wales
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The Checkers
Ranked #1 of 5 Montgomery B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We dined on a Saturday night but we were not staying over. The restaurant is split into two and we were in the back. It’s nicely decorated and welcoming without being pretentious, however unfortunately for us there were two groups in there and both were noisy which made conversation very difficult. The food was truly exceptional. Generous portions without being... More

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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
45 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a review of the Checkers accommodation, not the restaurant. On arrival we were shown to our room, it was lovely, just be carful of the low entrance to the bathroom, at least in the room we had, the bed was comfortable, the bathroom well appointed with good shampoo/soap etc. the sleep quality was good. The cookies, ahhhhh, say... More

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Welshpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife took me for a meal. Great service, fabulous food and pleasant decor. What more can I say, the pork belly was awesome, the creme brulee was fantastic and our every need was met. We will be back. The only very slight area for improvement I have is that the cheese board contained French and Welsh cheeses. Do away... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The slightly high prices aside, this is an outstanding restaurant. The stars of the show were a sublime beetroot meringue which arrived as a mise en bouche, and an assiette of lemon and ginger desserts. I do, however, fear for the sanity of the chef, as the latter does not appear to have made it onto their summer menu. Almost... More

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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Went to checkers from a recommendation from a friend. Was a bit out of our way but made the effort anyway. Wow is the word, the food was exceptional. The service was very polite and professional. Will almost go to say it was one of the best meals we have ever had! Hidden gem in hidden Wales.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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97 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Our annual sibling reunion was held here. The room was excellent. The bed was comfortable, and everything was clean. The facilities and amenities were high quality, although a shower would have been preferred to a bath with shower tap! Breakfast was a tasty full welsh of local produce...how nice is that? Would stay again, and would recommend without a doubt.

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Wales, UK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Eight of us booked in for the annual family gathering. We take it in turns to choose where we stay; the only criteria is that it has to be in Wales. Checkers just about ticks that box. The welcome was warm and friendly by staff who clearly want to get it right. Our room was spacious and well appointed, although... More

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This was a special anniversary trip for my wife and I and we had reserved the room and booked a table in the restaurant some months back. We arrived at about 4.00pm to a very warm welcome and were shown to our room, The Agen. It was quite large, furnished in a cottage style, overlooking the street in front of... More

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Cordes-sur-Ciel
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

It would be enough to simply visit the town of Montgomery, a town plucked staright out of a Jane Austen novel with the added extras of its wonderful castle,extraordinary Bunners Hardware shop and fascinating museum but the Checkers Inn has a well earned a reputation of its own. Every time that I have brought Curious Travelers here we have had... More

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Shropshire UK
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

Our second visit here for a meal and overnight stay and just a short review to say the quality is still as high as before. This time we went for the 7 course tasting menu and it was some of the best food we've eaten - the Dover sole was sublime. The front of house is friendly, relaxed but completely... More

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Address: Broad Street, Montgomery SY15 6PN, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Montgomery
Also Known As:
The Checkers Montgomery, Wales

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