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Cartref Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   15-19 High Street, Fishguard SA65 9AW, Wales
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Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Fishguard
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
AlexJ262 Manningtree, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Manningtree, United Kingdom
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205 reviews 205 reviews
39 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Cartref last night having found it on hotels.com for the good price of £42b&b. The owner was lovely, very friendly and helpful with suggestions on what to see and where to eat. My room was room 8 on the top floor- not a problem for me but if you have trouble negotiating steps you may wish... More

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Thank you for your kind words! More

Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is right in the heart of Fishguard with easy walking to all the shops, the bus stop, and coastal path. I stayed in a single room, which was very clean and comfortable and at just the right price for a single traveler. Breakfast was excellent. The owner was accommodating, friendly and very knowledgeable about the area. She even... More

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cartrefhotel, Owner at Cartref Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you! I definitely hope you will stay again - and I especially hope that you will come again to Wales to see the things you missed this time! More

Wrea Green, United Kingdom
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207 reviews 207 reviews
51 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Definetly dated and rooms have not been invested in. I was only customer on a Sunday night. However the landlady was pleasant and clearly proud of Fishguard(which was pleasant surprise). In a good location for strolling around Fishguard.The breakfast was really good start to the day and so would recommend for a night as good value but would caution any... More

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cartrefhotel, Owner at Cartref Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! There are a few points I would like to make! You chose the small single. The bathroom is newly modernised,even with heated towel rail. It has all the things the other rooms have with the exception of a desk as there is no room for it. Many customers have found it cosy but I believe... More

Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We stayed in Fishguard in the off season, staying at the Cartref Hotel. The room was pleasant and clean. Bit of a winging route to the room, up the stairs, but not a big deal. COuld easily walk to the town center from the hotel. Best part was the friendly owner who served a fantastic b'fast. And her dog, Toby,... More

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Thank you for writing your review after all this time! More

Brighton, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

This place is definitely a B&B, but in a good way. It reminded me a bit of my grandmother's house. The owner is a friendly woman who was very welcoming and chatty in a good way. The rooms varied in size, as is common in this sort of place, but they were clean and comfortable even if a bit old.... More

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You were superb guests and it was good to talk to you! More

Manchester, England
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We ended up at the Cartref after a disastrous attempt at camping in St. Davids. So we arrived with no prior knowledge of Fishguard or the Hotel. We were greeted by the friendly owner Kristina who does a great job of running the Place. The rooms are clean and tidy, they look to be newly refurbished. Kristina gave us a... More

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cartrefhotel, Owner at Cartref Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying in the Cartref! I hope you come back to Pembrokeshire - there is still so much to explore! More

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Our welcome was extremely friendly,both from Kristina and Toby(the dog).We had booked a small room,which is compact, but Kristina quickly upgraded us to a family room. The room was very clean and we had a good night's sleep. Breakfast was good, overall we had a enjoyable stay and Kristina was very attentive. Thank you Kristina and Toby.

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cartrefhotel, Owner at Cartref Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! And I hope you will come back to Fishguard to see more of this beautiful area! More

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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Stayed here whilst cycling round South Wales. Lovely welcome from the owner. A little old-fashioned but totally met our needs. Shower was amazing. Tea and coffee facilities were very good. The owner was able to provide a locked garage for our bikes. Beds were really comfy. Breakfast was extensive; lovely to have some Bara Brith. A bed and breakfast which... More

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Thank you! You were such good sports! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I just returned from a weekender to Fishguard from Ireland to spend some time in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. This was an ideal place to stay. Below is just a quick recap of my experience to show why I truly loved staying with the Cartref. First, my ferry arrived very late at night - later than it was supposed... More

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Thank you so much! The pleasure was all mine! More

Stafford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I have just returned from an adventure weekend in Pembrokeshire and we spent 2 nights at the Cartref Hotel. I was sharing with a friend so we stayed room 3 that was a twin. The room was comfortable and basic, and I don't say basic in a negative way; this is a 2* hotel so it was as expected, the... More

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cartrefhotel, Owner at Cartref Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! You were model customers, always looking at the bright side! Perhaps you will come back to adventurous Pembrokeshire! And thank you also mentioning some of the good venues in Fishguuard! More

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Address: 15-19 High Street, Fishguard SA65 9AW, Wales
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Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Pembrokeshire > Fishguard
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Cartref Hotel 2*
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We have 2 double rooms 2 twin rooms 2 family rooms and 4 single rooms All rooms are en-suite, have hospitality trays,freeview televisions and free Wi-Fi in every room. The beds have crispy all-cotton sheets.There is a bar and a restaurant for guests only. Two free garages are available. We are open 24 hrs.The Cartref Hotel has been here since early 1900's! Then it was advertised with 'well aerated beds' - and we still claim the same.'Cartref' is the Welsh word for home. We hope you will feel at home with us! Croeso!Welcome! ... more   less 
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