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| Cusop Dingle, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5RQ, Wales
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Lower House
Ranked #2 of 28 Hay-on-Wye B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Just returned from a fantasic week staying in Plas Bach at Lower house. Nicky and Pete make you feel so welcome. As you cross the little bridge on to their driveway you leave England and enter Wales. You also enter a hidden garden set in a secluded valley. Their is a B&B in the main house (we can only wonder... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Plas Bach, Lower House for a week at the start of September. It was such an amazing week - the location is wonderful and we were really lucky with the weather. But the holiday was totally made by staying at Plas Bach. Our hosts, Pete and Nicky were absolutely brilliant, they were so welcoming... More 

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Shropshire
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Another return visit to Nicky and Pete's beautiful house. We have been going for years ,and what always impresses me is that they keep their standards so high. The bathroom's are always perfectly presented, and you never see cracked tiles or mouldy grouting and sealant that you see in so many so called first rate hotels. They keep their standards... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We stayed for a long weekend at Plas Back, the little hut in the garden. Next to a gently babbling stream and set in lovely gardens it had everything we needed for a lovely get away. The owners are very welcoming and most thoughtful in all the provisions and facilities, which worked perfectly. We couldn't have asked for more. Having... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Nicky and Pete Daw have a unique home just a few feet inside the Welsh Border sitting within a magical garden. We were welcomed with tea and cake and a host of information to make us feel at home. The bedrooms were enchanting, the breakfast was wonderful and Nicky and Pete the perfect hosts. It was a few days of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My husband and I stayed in Lower House for the first two night of our honeymoon. We arrived and immediately felt a everything drop off our shoulders. Lower House is truly special and I really couldn't fault it. Nicky and Pete are wonderful hosts; warm, kind, considerate, attentive and both go out of their way to ensure that you have... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had a long weekend staying in the self catering Plas Bach; it was lovely, It is very quiet and comfortable with a lovely veranda overlooking the gardens and the stream. Nicky and Pete are very welcoming hosts and with the Welcome Basket and the provisions there you don't have to worry about taking salt tea coffee etc for the... More 

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Additional Information about Lower House

Address: | Cusop Dingle, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5RQ, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Hay-on-Wye
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Lower House Hotel Hay-On-Wye
Lower House Hay-On-Wye, Wales

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