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Nanteos Mansion

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Rhydyfelin | Rhydyfelin, Aberystwyth SY23 4LU, Wales
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Ranked #7 of 29 Aberystwyth B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Nanteos for 5 days with my husband and daughter. I wanted to review it as it is a rather strange place. It sells itself as a five star hotel, but I'm at a loss to see how that can be true. The hotel itself is surrounded by pretty parkland, but the areas close to the house are... More

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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent two nights here in August. The room (Dyfi) was very pleasant with fine views. Dinner was included in our deal and we were particularly impressed with the vegetarian offerings as well as the range of choice. Breakfast was excellent particularly the sausages and bacon. I am sure that I could find fault with a few things if I tried... More

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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our expectations were high, country house quality in lovely countryside. No! The grounds are grass and overgrown unkempt trees. So much more could be delivered in the empty walled garden and the dining room's vista is particularly dank. Staff need a wake up. From arrival to dinner a good kick required, buck up. The room was ground floor out the... More

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nanteos Mansion us in a wonderful setting and the building is charming. However we came away wondering if it was run for the benefit of the staff rather than the customers. Here are some examples. The coffee machine didn't work in our room so we called for help. A young man came straight away. He asked us how the machine... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed at Nanteos Mansion last Saturday night with our dog following a trip to climb Snowdon. We were given a very friendly welcome and shown to our room and brought a fresh pot of tea. Our room was Elan - accessed via a courtyard. The room was beautifully decorated - minor niggle that it was a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nanteos Mansion is a wonderful hotel set in beautiful grounds, surrounded by outstanding countryside. The staff are very friendly and helpful. You feel at home the minute you arrive. Despite it's grandeur, it is homely, welcoming and extremley comfortable The room was beautiful with lots of thoughtful extras to make the stay very special. The vegan breakfast was the best... More

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30 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting on summer vacation the Nanteos Mansion was a superb stay. Lovely accommodation and grounds, but mostly memorable because of the superb service. We travelled with a disabled person who received special attention without the awkwardness sometimes accompanying the service. Particularly Matt understood how to make the evening and morning special with his care and humour - thank you for... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us came to the mansion to have afternoon tea to celebrate my sister's PhD. We were slightly later than our booking and I rang ahead to apologise and say we were on our way and they were lovely about it. It has a lovely long driveway and is very scenic and then you come upon this gorgeous... More

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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went as a party of ten for afternoon tea on a Friday afternoon, as part of a graduation celebration. We were met at the door by the first of many lovely staff members (with particular mention for The Lovely Matt, who was our main waiter and put up with our high spirits and constant questions and mickey-taking very well... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nanteos is stunningly beautiful and expertly renovated. The staff greeted us in a warm and friendly way and the rooms were a delight. BUT. The meal was rather disappointing in that out waiter was obviously untrained, rather shabbily dressed and we waited nearly 20 minutes for our wine and had to complain The food was good and the subsequent service... More

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Address: Rhydyfelin | Rhydyfelin, Aberystwyth SY23 4LU, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Ceredigion > Aberystwyth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Nanteos Mansion 5*
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Nanteos Mansion is a grade 1 listed Georgian Property built in 1739 by the Powell Family, and lived in by the same family until 1951. Now restored to its former glory, offering a range of deluxe bedrooms, combined with sumptuous public spaces and providing fine dining using the finest of local Welsh produce.The ethos of the house is 'A country House that happens to be a hotel rather than a Country House Hotel' professional, yet friendly unobtrusive service, where our guests can feel pampered yet relaxed. Nanteos is proud to reestablish the tradition of welcoming guests to this fine Country House. ... more   less 
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