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Parva Farmhouse Riverside Guesthouse

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Monmouth Road, Tintern NP16 6Sq, Wales
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really quaint guesthouse with a perfect location overlooking the river and close to Tintern Abbey. Peter and Angela were great hosts and made sure we had a comfortable, enjoyable stay. Our room was furnished well and everything was spotlessly clean, only slight negative was the door was a bit stiff to open and close and probably needed replacing. Breakfast was... More 

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Dorset
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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An extremely homely and welcoming place to stay. A typically welsh, stone built former farmhouse property that overlooks the River Wye. On our arrival we were greeted by Peter, our host and immeadiately made to feel at home. Our rooms were more than adequately furnished, the beds comfortable and with the quietness of the locality, ensured a good nights sleep.... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Parva is a 400 year old farmhouse that has been beautifully converted into a Guesthouse. it is by the river and within sight of the magnificent ruins of Tintern Abbey, made famous by William Wordsworth's poem "Lines written a few miles above Tintern Abbey". It is within easy reach of Cardiff - we were there the other day as we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Kooky, trinket filled, lovely old B&B. Spotlessly clean with traditional farmhouse decor. Wonderful location, close to good pubs and places to eat. Great breakfast and we loved the cosy lounge with honesty bar where we had a few drinks after our evening meal. We requested a room overlooking the river and the view was beautiful. Their website does not really... More 

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Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

My companion and I spent 2 nights here to explore Tintern and to run the Offa's 'Orror trail race in Chepstow (Offa's Dyke). It's nestled in a lovely area, down the road from Tintern Abbey. The Inn itself was old fashioned in a charming way - I can't remember the last time I used an actual key to open my... More 

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brummie
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Absolutely nothing wrong with this guest house but it's very average. Breakfast was nice, location ok but not a lot in tintern and there are far prettier places to stay in the Forest of Dean. Rooms quite small but comfy.

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

What a setting! The large natural stone buiilding is along side a quaint community church, a river wharf used long ago... with a view into the valley's River Wye, Tintern Abbey and village. The rooms are warm and cozy with angular walls, steps and wooden latched doors. The shower is heated as needed, so there is always hot water. The... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

I normally stay in hotels and not guesthouses so i have kept my expectations lower, however the bed was one of the most comfortable i have slept in for a long while. The room and the rest of the guest house was very clean with a homely decor arrangement. I was at the front of the property so had the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The owner, Peter, obligingly accommodated my request for a room with a view of the river. The location is wonderful - easy to reach, not isolated, but in a delightfully rural, picturesque, forested area, with quick access to walks, facilities, and sites of historic interest, but also conducive to just enjoying the views and taking short local walks. The guesthouse... More 

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Crymych, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We found the Parva Farmhouse Guesthouse a pleasant place to stay, after a long drive from Devon. Our room (room 1) was at the top of the house, was very comfortable and clean, shower was a bit tricky to get to work though, there were beautiful views from our window across the River Wye and surrounding countryside. The breakfast menu... More 

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