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The Wellington Hotel

The Bulwark, Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 7AD, Wales
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Ranked #34 of 47 Brecon B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
44LJones Swansea, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms were very shabby and dated, with cracks in the walls and ripped wallpaper. Only one woman seating and serving people breakfast, tea was stewed and sausage on the breakfast was awful! Other than that, staff were all very friendly.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was walking the Brecon Beacons over two days and used this hotel just as a base to sleep and refuel , the staff are very friendly and pleasant , the room was fine but not 4 star but was perfect for a nights sleep , the only improvement i could suggest would that the rooms could do with a little... More

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Hungerford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Staff turned out top be the best thing about the hotel, Delyth, particularly, looked after us and a large group for an evening meal very well. All staff were friendly and helpful even when busy. Room was basic but Ok. Bathroom door hinge needs fixing (reported to staff) and the basin plug was unreliable in its performance. Staff had tried... More

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Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We were somewhat disconcerted upon arrival as the reception area is also the bar. The room was in a mess when we arrived at 4.00p.m. having been given the key to climb up some severely steep steps to get to it on the second floor. We were given this economy room as, at time of booking, it was the only... More

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Swindon, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed 2 nights. First night put in small double. Very hot room with no air. Window opened about an inch. Generator running outside window all night. Very uncomfortable bed. Asked to be moved for second night and given a lovely bright larger airy room at front. So if your not happy then say. Breakfast on second morning was dreadful.... More

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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Popped in for for a lunch time meal . The decor was quite relaxing . The menu was good . The staff were very good , welcoming and pleasant . The food arrived hot and was tasty . I was a little disappointed that my mashed potato was not real mash . Reasonable meal at a reasonable price .

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The Wellington was our first restaurant we tried when moving to Wales some years ago. We always enjoyed the restaurant due to its rustic style and down to earth food. Staff were always friendly and attentive. Hotel not used so can only revue the restaurant which is open to all non residential which is useful. So if a basic well... More

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Galway, Ireland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
34 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This Wellington hotel used to be our pit stop going from Ireland to Germany.Wifi used to be much better.The hotel used to be much cleaner.Breakfast used to be better -do you see a pattern here?Rooms and decor are actually fine, ours was clean and at STG 75 for a triple, good value.Breakfast was, I am sorry to say, pitiful.Mushrooms were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I hadn’t read the previous reviews before my wife and I visited the Wellington. Bad Mistake. You will note that I very rarely rate a place “poor”. In fact this experience reminded me directly of my last “poor” rating two and a half years ago in a similar pub (in New Zealand). A quiet evening in Brecon seemed to mean... More

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Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Right in the centre of the town, so great for shopping. Limited parking right outside, but a reduced fee is available at a car park not too far away. The hotel is a busy, popular place to eat and drink and the menu and food looked good. We were staying for a wedding at a location nearby, so we didn't... More

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Address: The Bulwark, Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 7AD, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Brecon Beacons National Park > Brecon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
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