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Castle Hotel

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Kings Road, Llandovery SA20 0AP , Wales
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Ranked #7 of 12 Llandovery B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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107 reviews 107 reviews
67 hotel reviews
258 helpful votes 258 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed at The Castle for 1 night after staying at one of their wonderful sister hotels.The experience could not have been more different .Check in was slow-the room was not ready when we arrived (granted 30 minutes early). We had booked a Better Room but were given a Good Room (#15) that was,in honesty,a Bad Room.It was small,poorly furnished and... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is quirky with a lovely blend of old and new in a way which works. In the old bit there was exposed beams, wonky walls & creeky floors but it was nice. The greating was friendly and efficient but more than anything welcoming. The hotel was child friendly and note there's a small kids park only 50metres behind... More

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

I waas shown to a large room at the top of the building with a very spacious bathroom, excellent. The only negative comment I would make is that I didn't much enjoy having to sit in the bar (which is fairly basic) to have my evening meal and that the service at breakfast was dreadfully slow and then I had... More

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is very easy to drive through Llandovery, but worth a stop at the main town car park to spend some time at the Castle Hotel which is only a few steps away. The welcome was instant and a gentle feel of homeliness. We decided to eat in the restaurant which was very pleasant, even if some of the chairs... More

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Llandovery, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived on the Friday evening (day before my wedding) with my Niece plus loads of bags, boxes etc. Greeted by lovely smiling, very helpful staff. Checked in and we were shown up to room #2, Lovely room couldn't fault it. Our little palace. Met up with family members, had a lovely meal really good service, food piping hot & extremely... More

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night in room 3. The room was great; big and comfortable – will make a nice base for a few days here. Unfortunately, the taps only issued piping hot water (both hot and cold taps). My teeth have never been so clean, but a shower was out of the question. Booking.com lists the hotel as having free... More

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Welshpool, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived early evening. Staff were helpful and friendly. Room was good - clean and comfortable. Had a meal in the bar, OK but choice was limited and expensive for burger - not what I really wanted as an evening meal.

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Milan, Italy
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we arrived in the evening, the staff was friendly and immediately took us to our room which was cmfortable and clean. also had a good meal, the strawberry pavlova was delicious. definitely a good choice

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

We used The Castle as a base when visiting family in the area and we were delighted to have chosen it. The rooms are large and individually styled. We stayed in Room #1 and my brother stayed in Room #6. Our room was traditionally furnished where was my brother's was modern, both were equally as nice and spacious. The only... More

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Worcestershire
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22 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

"The Castle" has three room categories: "Good", "Better" and "Best". Our check-in experience wasn't great, although the receptionist was friendly. I'd booked on-line a "Better" room but, on arrival, we were taken to Room 15, which is a standard ("Good") double. We were upgraded, free of charge, to a "Best" room - Room 6 in the roof-space which has sloping... More

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Address: Kings Road, Llandovery SA20 0AP , Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Carmarthenshire > Llandovery
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Castle Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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The newly refurbished Castle Hotel in Llandovery has recently been reopened, by the small family run business, Taste Inn Wales owned and managed Sean Gerrard, Glyn and Jessica Bridgeman. The rooms, lovingly refurbished and their interior is honest, friendly and welcoming to all. Whether you are planning an outdoor activity break on the mountains, water, or in the air, our facilities are ideally suited to help you rest, recharge and recover. The bar and restaurant serve high quality local produce, cooked simply and beautifully. ... more   less 
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