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The Halfway House

Upper Gelligroes | Blackwood, NP12 2HT, Blackwood NP12 2HT , Wales
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pleasant, quiet & relaxing surroundings. My Only criticism is it's possibly not accessible for a person with disabilities. Offers a very good selection of food. The staff are helpful and the meal was Splendid. This comes Recommended.

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Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We visited the Halfway House on Saturday 20 December where we met up with my Sister and Brother-in-law for a pre-Christmas meal. What a delight - the barmaid/waitress was very friendly and quite happy to wait until all four of us were ready to order (not an easy task, as there were so many tasty dishes to choose from), and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I visited the halfway with family members to find the menu very over priced, however we decided to give it a go as we thought we would get a good quality meal for our money! However after paying £11 for a wrap and chips, they had no wraps and I had about 8 chips on my plate! I would not... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We stayed for two nights whilst house hunting in the local area, so booked it as a convenient base and had no expectations. However what we found was a gem of a b & b. Bedroom was basic but clean and functional, breakfast was good and satisfying. The gem in this b & b are the staff, they are so... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

After previously visiting here with family for Sunday lunch (which was lovely), Me and my partner wanted to stop somewhere cosy for a glass of wine and food. We had a lovely evening and the food was very tasty ! Will be returning to this cosy pub again.

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Cairns Region, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Myself & 4 sisters took a drive to find somewhere for lunch on a Sunday. We came across this inn & decided it was the place. The restaurant was packed, fully booked actually. The staff were great & asked if we could wait so they could check with the chef & arrange a table. We did & it was well... More 

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Aberbargoed, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

we went here for our honeymoon for a couple of nights, the staff are very helpful and very very polite, the food is delicious and the portion sizes are very generous, all freshly prepared food, room was lovely and clean. we would definitely recommend this place to everyone. thank you for making our stay so lovely.

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Newport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Always wanted to visit this pub after riding past it a number of times on bike rides through Sirhowy Country park and today (my birthday) I finally got my chance. My partner and our two kids treated ourselves to Sunday lunch after a family bike ride and the food was very enjoyable. We sat outside as we didn't have a... More 

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Called in hear with some friends just on the off chance we could get a table. The staff were really helpful and sorted out a table for us. The menu was great with loads of choice. The food was excellent with great sized portions. We will be back in the not too distant future.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We were regulars to the Halfway some years ago and due to a change of management and loss of direction we stopped going. We thought we'd give it another go as heard it had changed management again and the food was now quite good. Well could completely agree. Pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and plate wasn't over... More 

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