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Lower House

Certificate of Excellence
| Cusop Dingle, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5RQ, Wales
Lower House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just come back from a wonderful 4 night stay at Plas Bach in Hay on Wye. The accommodation is simple yet indulgent, Plas Bach has been well thought about, it's position is unbeatable, the gardens beautiful and its owners an absolute delight. Every whim, need & want has been provided for, this little gem wasn't lacking in any... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plas Bach is a delightful cabin in a fantastic garden, flowers, trees, birds. We walked to Hay and back over the fields (got soaked on the way back - but that did not matter) and next day enjoyed a walk be the river. The welcome basket was more than one could expect, especially the Lemon Drizzle - and the bread... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We have just had the most needed wonderful stay in Plas Bach. Very relaxing and the most fantastic setting! A very warm welcome from Nicky and Pete with the added bonus of perfect weather. Our second stay at Lower House and we will be back again. Much love to Nicky and Pete.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We have returned from a 10 day stay in Plas Bach which has been wonderful. I can't think of a better place to wake up, the view out of the windows at Lower House's glorious garden,a potanger with clipped box balls surrounding a bed full of orange tulips from one window, Welsh poppies from another and the grass with 2... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

Me and my sister came to stay at Plas Bach over the mayday bank holiday and had a perfect weekend. Plas Bach is in the most beautiful setting, it's lovely and cosy and Nicky and Pete provide a delicious welcome hamper which includes things such as homemade lemon drizzle cake! It's not far from local sight seeing places and is... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We were actually meant to be staying somewhere else this weekend but were found lower house as a replacement due to circumstances. This replacement could not have been more perfect. Beautiful surroundings, comfortable and well decorated room! Nikki and Pete were fabulous hosts, very helpful and welcoming (they even let us use the huge bath which was connected to the... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This was our first visit to Hay On Wye and our first stay at Lower House but it definitely won't be our last. We stayed in The Oak Room and enjoyed our own little lounge area adjoining the room plus had the use of the downstairs sitting room complete with a wood burning stove and grand piano. Beautifully comfortable bed,... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

You couldn't ask for more from a B and B - Nicky and Pete are exceptionally friendly hosts, the house is cosy and warm, the location is lovely. The woodburning stove glows morning and evening. Accommodation is spacious - two sitting rooms! - breakfast is delicious. A very, very nice place to stay.

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My wife and I had wanted to go to Hay-on-Wye (books, antiques, hadn’t been for a while) and chose to stay at Lower House in the main house based in the Oak Room along with the bathroom and sitting room. We were the only guests for the third weekend in November, a week before the Hay-on-Wye Winter Festival. What a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is Nicky and Pete's family home that they have invested much of their time, love and energy into. Set in a steep wooded dell, on arrival you feel a sense of adventure traversing through the exotic and gloriously established garden, which is well defined and wild around the edges, to the front door. Nicky and Pete are so thoroughly... More 

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