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The Wellington Hotel

The Bulwark, Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 7AD, Wales
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Ranked #35 of 47 Brecon B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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67 reviews 67 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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52 reviews 52 reviews
15 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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Cardiff, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

This is the second visit for lunch at The Wellington, once on a Sunday and this time mid week and again the food has been excellent and also the service. Staff friendly and helpful, will definitely be trying out their weekday evening deals now.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

£75 a double room (on an offer) and you will get an old fashion styled, poor service, awfully decorated bedroom, with cracks in the walls and wall paper peeling off! Lots of stairs. At the breakfast the toaster was broken and the coffee toke forever to be ready. Smell bad and there is a slot machine in the dining area,... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I wish I had checked this Hotel out on tripadvisor before I booked. We paid £100 per night for B/B this cost made me think it was going to be very good. This was not the case firstly we found it was in the center of town this was good, but no parking facility. We had to take the car... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Stayed for one night for a friend's wedding (held elsewhere in Brecon). The room was clean and cooked breakfast was good (but took a long time to arrive even though dining room didn't seem that busy). Shower was warm. However, the service wasn't great - nothing too bad, but simple things let the Wellington down. For example, when we arrived... More

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Esbjerg, Denmark
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The hotel is falling apart. My friend and I stayed here in August, and we found it rather nice and compfy. But this time it was very different... The hotel needs badly to have a lift. Our room was on the topfloor. It was not clean. We found some used womens underwear between the bed and the nightdrawer. Our small... 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): $$
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Situated in the town centre of Brecon, the Wellington offers all the modern-day needs of a town Inn with a hotel style feel. We have 19 en-suite rooms all fully equipped with everything you need along side the functions of a fully operational licensed bar and dinning area. We have free wi-fi connection throughout the whole hotel and have a warm welcome awaiting for you! ... more   less 
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