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2.5 of 5 Guest house   |   93 Newry Street, Holyhead LL65 1HU, Wales
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Ranked #10 of 25 Holyhead B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Osasco, Brazil
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Arrived by ferry from Dublin kind of late and Carl greeted us with sunny disposition. Our bath, although exclusive, was out of the room but just a few steps away. Not exactly a issue. The whole building, squickly clean and located a few hundred meters from the shore, provided us, despite the chilly weather (it was june 27th), a very... More

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Poole
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4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Changed plans meant we needed pet friendly accommodation at 7:30pm. Wavecrest to the rescue. Good sized room with TV & tea/coffee facilities. No en-suite bathroom but sole use of one, very hot water & good shower. As previously commented on, owner cannot cater for all guests expecting breakfast at same time so given time slots to assist. Just negotiate on... More

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holyheadcarl, Owner at Wavecrest, responded to this review

Thank you for your review.The nursery next door is normally quite and not open at Weekends There is no problems with breakfast serving however I am on my own until around 08-15 am . I have difficulty with serving when additional Guests requiring a casual breakfast (08-30 to 09-30 ) ,decide to come down earlier without notice.. I know the... More

Calumet, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

As an American student in UK, decided to break my journey from Ireland by staying in Holyhead,When the taxi driver in Dublin asked where I was staying,he replied "what you going there for,there is nothing there!" I was a little worried by his remarks. Well if I see him again I will tell him that the scenery is as good... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Like most folk staying here, we were getting the ferry the following day. The guesthouse is spotless, and the beds were very comfortable. Shared bathrooms though, which didn't cause any difficulties it must be said. The guesthouse is a two minute walk to the sea, and there's a small harbour at the bottom of the road where the local kids... More

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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Very nice and friendly host, getting up so early to make me a breakfast so that I could catch the first ferry. Really feeling at home. Just next door to the sea! Had a lovely walk there in that afternoon.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
17 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Perfect for an overnight stay before getting the ferry to Dublin. Friendly, helpful staff. Good breakfast. Accommodation a little dated but aĺl you need before a trip to Ireland. Given a helpful recommendation to visit South Stack visitor centre, an RSPB reserve, prior to getting the ferry. Worth a visit.

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Blaxland, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We stayed overnight as a stopover between coming off the ferry from Ireland that evening and continuing onto England the next. The gentleman who greeted us was very helpful and the full English breakfast provided the next morning was excellent. Overall, we had a positive experience here and thought is was good value

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This is a very friendly B&B at a reasonable price. In a good location and accessible late at night (we were given a key to the front door), which was perfect for our late (early) night. It offers everything you may expect from a 2 star B&B; clean rooms, quirky personality, a good night's sleep, a full breakfast and a... More

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10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I feel some of the bad reviews of this bnb don't do justice to this bnb. I got a family room for 3 people and everything worked well, not to mention the full English breakfast cooked by the owner in the morning. Room was tidy and things clean with good Wi-Fi despite me being at the top floor. All for... More

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Booked when on my way to Dublin. The breakfast is great. I am a veggie and a massive one was prepared for me. My wife had continental with fruit and yogurt etc. Room was comfy and had a great sleep. Nearly overslept! The host made me most welcome. Listed a couple places to eat which is on his welcome pack... More

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Address: 93 Newry Street, Holyhead LL65 1HU, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Island of Anglesey > Holyhead
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Wavecrest 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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