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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven't been here for quite some time and I was really looking forward to it but I have to say I was very disappointed. Can not fault most of the carvery but for the quality it was over priced, far better carveries around for less money. The main problem were the staff, rude rude rude! From the chef carving to... More

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stoke on trent
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6 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended her with my family on a Sunday afternoon for a carvery. On entering the hotel it looks like something from the 80s although clean and tidy. We were sat at our table and was pointed in direction of the carvery. There was three choices of meats all of which were lovely. Good selection of vegetables and the gravy was... More

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Aberdare, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite stepping back to the 1970's as soon as you enter the hotel, this must be one of the best carvery that I've had. You had a choice of 3 meats (you could have all 3 if you wanted ) and a fine selection of vegetables and 'real' gravy. Good value for money, good service. Worth a try for Sunday... More

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Carvery was very nice, as always. There is a good selection of food on the main menu. Dessert menu should be updated now. Good atmosphere & excellent service from staff. I will call again for a treat.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel staff were very friendly but the rooms were so noisy, the floors creaked so much that if someone walk around in the room next door you thought that someone was walking next to, you go to turn round and no ones there. The walls were so thin that you could here every word on the TV next door... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

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 September 1, 2014

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 August 23, 2014 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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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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Additional Information about Bessemer Hotel

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*
Number of rooms: 20
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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