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Bessemer Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hermon Close, Dowlais CF48 3DP, Wales
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Dowlais
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Recently visited the Bessemer for the first time with a large group of friends. The service was friendly and welcoming and the food was delicious. There was plenty of meat served per meal and the vegetables were fresh and very tasty! Prices for mains and deserts are very reasonable.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We was down in Wales for a Welsh Exboxers Convention in Taff Wells ,Found this hotel to be really comfortable and in easy reach to surrounding areas .Only thing I can say wrong with the Hotel was the Squeaky floorboards and restaurant could have stayed open a bit longer on Sundays ( they closed at 5pm ) our party of... More

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Newport Gwent
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6 reviews 6 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an overnight stay here to attend a friends wedding. We wanted to check in early & our room was ready well in advance of the normal check-in time, check in was easy & stress free. The hotel is just a 2 mins drive off the heads of the valley road & a short drive from the Brecon mountain... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here on business. Location was great for Cardiff and surrounding area. Rooms could possibly have been a bit better. Really clean but a little bit dated. Also squeaky floorboards which meant I could hear my colleague in the next room crashing about like a baby rhino! Having said that, I had a really good sleep and fab breakfast the... More

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Manningtree
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night but everyone was friendly and helpful. We were visiting family and didn't actually get to book in until midnight but were greeted with a smile and our key card was all ready for us. Had a bit of difficulty with the key but it worked eventually. Breakfast was lovely and our order was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We stayed here before riding Bike Park Wales. The room was lovely, very good value for money. Bikes were stored securely for us. The breakfast was great. The carvery in the evening was even better. We WILL definitely be staying here again when we return.

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The carvery in the Bessemer is one of the best around. Food is well cooked plenty to choose from and good value for money. Gareth is always pleasant and polite when carving your meat. Would recommend a visit for Sunday lunch or a meal during the week.

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Just back from the 14:30hrs booking with the Family for Mam & dad's Golden Wedding anniversary.. As Always, Fantastic Food with Great service... Can't Recommend this place Highly Enough! Been there quite a few times and will continue going to The Bessemer too...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Me and my partner stayed for 5 days while away on business 2weeks ago. The staff cudnt have been anymore helpful ensuring that all our needs were met ( at the time I was 3 weeks post major knee surgery and on crutches ). The food was all home cooked food and the carvery is out of this world, at... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Stayed 3 nights. Nothing special, but not bad either: clean cosy room and hot water is enough. Breakfast was a bit of disappointment with limited choice. Although the freshly cooked eggs/beans etc made up for i suppose. Some fruit, croissants, pancakes might be nice (ie. continental). The dinner was as bland as can be, and overpriced (no herbs/spices on the... More

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Address: Hermon Close, Dowlais CF48 3DP, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Merthyr Tydfil County > Dowlais
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Dowlais
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Bessemer Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A brand new 20 bedroom family run hotel on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park. ... more   less 
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