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47 Garth Road, Builth Wells LD2 3AR, Wales
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The Hollies
Ranked #6 of 12 Builth Wells B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Andover, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights with Ian and Laura at the Hollies, rooms were immaculate and well appointed with everything you could possibly need, shaving kit, sewing kit and even a first aid kit. The hospitality was excellent with every wish catered for and possible one of the finest breakfast plates around. A really relaxing and friendly experience staying at the... More

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Telford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on a Friday night before the NG stages rally. I didn't arrive till late, but the owners are very nice, friendly young people. The room was a double with on suite. It was very clean and well furnished. The house is on the main road, so expect some road noise, but I had a great nights sleep. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a weekend at this lovely guest house. The rooms were immaculate and beautifully decorated, and our every need was catered for - even to the provision of first aid kits and sewing kits in the bathroom. My bed was so comfortable I didn't want to get out of it! Our hosts Ian and Laura were extremely helpful and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Laura and Ian were fab hosts. They were so friendly, welcoming and accommodating, especially as I have a food allergy! They recommended places to see in the area and treated us very well for the 2 nights we were there. The b&b is kept spotless throughout. The rooms are comfy, clean and cosy. And they cook up a delicious breakfast!... More

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We stayed her for a short weekend break. The staff were welcoming and very helpful. The food was gorgeous and on time! The place was clean and tidy. We will definitely be returning in the future. Thanks xx

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

It may only have three stars on the sign outside but our stay here was a five star experience. Our hosts were extremely friendly and helpful and the room we were given was both comfortable and spotlessly clean. The breakfast must be seen to be believed but it is fair to say you will not go hungry when you stay... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The B&B is under the new management of Ian and Laura Botterill; from the reviews I have read it they are carrying on the friendly and accommodating attitude of the previous owner - nothing was too much trouble. The guest house is very clean and comfortable, I wouldn't hesitate to recommend any of the rooms - but I want to... More

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Bristol, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Just back from a 2 night stay at The Hollies and had a wonderful time. Joy is a great host and very friendly and accommodating. On arrival she showed me to my room (single room) and where the bathroom was (just down the hall, but you have sole use as all other rooms are en-suite). The room was small but... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

I stayed in the Chalet in the garden. Pleasant enough with 2 single beds and a chair. The toilet and shower were separate in another building close by, nice and clean. The website stated that access was available through the back gate, but actually, as the gate doesn't open or close from the outside, this isn't possible, so going through... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

Stayed here with friends on a cycling holiday recently. The owner wasn't actually there when we arrived at the arranged time but soon turned up and showed us to our rooms. Our rooms were fine. The kettle didn't work in ours but the lady replaced it immediately and then brought us biscuits and milk for our tea - I think... More

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Address: 47 Garth Road, Builth Wells LD2 3AR, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Builth Wells
Also Known As:
The Hollies Builth Wells, Wales

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The Hollies is a substantial Victorian Gentleman's residence, built around 1860 and situated in the market town of Builth Wells. We, the owners, Russell and Joy Stockton extend our visitors a warm family welcome hoping that you will leave as friends. Our accommodation offers 2 double and 1 family rooms with ensuite shower/bath rooms and one single with private shower room. All have recently been refurbished to high spec. Tea making facilities are in the rooms, hairdriers and irons available on request. Breakfast, which is served in our family dining room, is made with locally sourced fresh ingredients and is an experience to be remembered! Packed lunches can be provided by prior arrangement. The Hollies has a large private garden which our guests are invited to make full use of, just to sit in, to enjoy a glass of wine or to cook on the barbecue of an evening. ... more   less 
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