We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 15 Llanwrtyd Wells B&Bs / inns

The Drovers Rest

The Square, Llanwrtyd Wells LD5 4RA, Wales
Hotel amenities
No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Llanwrtyd Wells
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

16 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a terrible experience in drovers service was appalling ordered a steak well done no pink or blood it came out dripping in blood told waitress she didnt even say sorry about the food, mother in law had steak also well done which it was but was smothered in peppas couldn't eat it, they sent us the bill and when... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

My husband and I visited the Drovers Rest with my elderly mother, to celebrate her birthday. The bar area is cosy and welcoming, ideal to enjoy a pre dinner drink whilst ordering your meal. Our meal was of the highest quality, the young lady who served us was efficient and friendly and Peter put himself out to ensure that we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

We called here on the off chance while breaking up our long journey from North Wales to South Wales. We arrived very late in the afternoon and were informed they had stopped serving lunch. However, Chef was prepared to serve snacks and quickly russled up some omlettes & chips, ham & chips with chutneys and some ham sandwiches with a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

My husband and my self made a last minute decision to eat lunch time today. We saw the Drovers and thought we might get a snack and coffee there. It was quite late around 1 45. We had a warm welcome and were stunned at the extensive menus and specials that were on offer. Our meal of a mains and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

First impressions I was slightly unsure about the decor and size of this establishment, however we were soon made very welcome, the bottle of wine was ok, and bearing in mind this is a tea room during the day I have to say the food and service was very good, dont expect bistro food here, this is good wholesome homemade... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Llandrindod Wells, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

I booked a table on a Friday afternoon for the later evening at 7.30 - 8.00pm. However on entering the Drovers we were greeted with looks of agast. It soon became apparent that our booking had not been entered into the booking book. Although it was taken by the owner! We were advised however that this would not be a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pamela P, Owner at The Drovers Rest, responded to this review

The booking was made with us The Drovers Rert Restaurant and was logged in our diary for 7.30/8.00pm but they did not turn up .We can only presume they went to the wrong restaurant which is why the people there did not know about their booking .We waited for them to arrive for well over the time allocated . We... More

Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

We called into the Drovers for a drink in the morning, before we went for a walk. There was a lot of snow around the week we were in the area and after a shortish walk of an hour or so we decided to go back for tea and scones which we had noticed earlier. We were very impressed with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
York, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

It was my second stay at Drover's rest while on cycling break with friends. Once again we had a wonderful time, place is very chilled and homely. Peter and staff are very friendly, accommodating and relaxed. And food was divine! A rarity in a deep Wales! Highly recommended!

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Just returned from a wonderful weekend at the Drovers Rest. We enjoyed all our meals there which were excellent and all the food is locally sourced. Staff were very friendly and accommodating. Overall we had a fantastic time and would highly recommend a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

We were staying in the area and this place was recommended for a good Sunday lunch. Although when we arrived there were no other customers, we had to wait about half an hour between the starter and the main course. We wouldn't have minded this as much if the temperature of the room had been a little warmer. We would... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to The Drovers Rest? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Drovers Rest

Address: The Square, Llanwrtyd Wells LD5 4RA, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Llanwrtyd Wells
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Llanwrtyd Wells
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Bed & Breakfast (Licensed) with less than 5 letting rooms in village location. Smoking in designated areas. Smart casual dress for meals. Vegetarians, Children, Special Diets, Organic Products catered for. Eating outside is possible. ... more   less 
Also Known As:
The Drovers Rest Llanwrtyd Wells, Wales - Powys

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage The Drovers Rest, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines
    Bookmark for later
    Save Saved
    You added The Drovers Rest to your Saves list