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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 1 week ago
gaynor b Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • 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 of 5 stars
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we as a local business often book rooms for our customers in this hotel but never again. Most hotels adopt a 24 hr cancellation policy which is acceptable but considering that we made the booking at 10am in the morning and due to our customer having problems travelling from London we cancelled the booking at 2.30pm but we were still... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We were visiting nearby attractions next day so Bessemer was very handy and well located. Rooms clean and spacious with excellent wifi. Nice bathroom Breakfast nice and freshly cooked. We did not have evening meal in the hotel (our choice) - we used the newish Weatherspoons in MT. Good price and would recommend.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Busy restaurant with lots of birthday parties, but good service, not too noisy, and privacy available in a booth if you were a solo traveller, as I was. Good carvery, unpretentious food. Decent clean bedroom. Breakfast fair but no muesli, you had to ask for fruit specially and the choice wasn't that wide. The yogurt was very plastic-tasting and I... More

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

havent stayed the night as i live local but i have seen some of the rooms & they are clean & comfortable. have been to a few weddings & family meals here & the carvery is the best around by far! you have a choice of meats & you can add as much of the vegetables & gravy as you... More

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Padstow, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We stayed one night. All staff very attentive. Room could of been cleaner although bathroom was spotless. Didn't bargain for a local band banging out tunes till late. Not sure this was mentioned at the time of booking. Food was very good and just a little odd it is on the edge of a housing estate.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We have stayed in the Bessemer hotel in Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil three times now, including our honeymoon, and most recently during a visit back home to Wales for the Rugby. The welcome is very warm, with friendly staff who go the extra mile. The staff are like a family, and will do their best to help you. The rooms are... More

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Address: Hermon Close, Dowlais CF48 3DP, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Merthyr Tydfil County > Dowlais
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Free Parking
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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