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Ye Olde Anchor Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rhos Street, Ruthin LL15 1DY, Wales
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Ruthin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012
FoxyLady101 Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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North Wales UK
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Anchor is now closed down and has been turned into School accommodation for 6th formers. The Anchor will not open again and is no more, I am having to say all this as tripAdvisor asks for 200 words.

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North wales
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23 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

I noticed that reviews of the Anchor are always encouraging.......but, if you're thinking about staying there, or even popping in for a drink....don't bother. The Anchor is no more. The owners have shut up shop. The hotel / inn is boarded up and quite an eyesore at present. However, if you're visiting Ruthin - don't despair. There are plenty of... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
43 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

We had a Thursday night here in October. The room was a bit on the snug side but perfectly adequate, very clean and with an efficient shower room, hospitality tray and flat screen TV. I had a hairdryer disaster and the one provided was a bit feeble, so Chris the manager volunteered to find a good one for me to... More

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Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

Just back from a three day stay,the room was pleasant and warm,the staff,Peter,Chris and everyone else where really friendly,the local's who came in where brilliant if not certifiable the banter was great,you really felt at home,although we ate out at night the food we did have was delicious (especially the bacon and sausages at breakfast.If you want a place that's... More

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Neston, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

I have never stayed at the Anchor, but have often stopped for a meal. The staff are, as said elsewhere very friendly and do their best to make sure you enjoy your stay. The decor is, to be fair a little tired, but the food is good, the customers and staff are friendly and best of all they welcome well... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

We had originally planned to stay for just one night on our tour of Wales but booked in again for our last night as Chris, Dale and the rest of the staff were just so friendly and welcoming.We ate there both evenings as the food was so good and so reasonable and as a bonus a bottle of wine could... More

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Penrhyn Bay
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12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

We booked in through a Buyagift wedding present for a 1 night romantic break with dinner on 26 May 2012 - 3 months later we just about calmed down sufficiently to post a review so that others aren't caught out When we arrived, we were told that breakfast the following morning would be served in the restaurant. However, the restaurant... More

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Falkirk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Chris was extremely helpful when there was an issue with our Expedia booking. He made sure we had a room available for us, meaning we are now able to attend my friends wedding. Really looking forward to our visit!

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Sheffield
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26 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

Stayed here for one night, June 2012. It was coincidentally the Saturday night of the Ruthin Festival so there was a lot of activity in the town. The hotel was busy, the restaurant was full, well every restaurant in town was booked out. Chose to eat in the Anchor, opted to have our food in the lounge area. There was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

We went on a overcast day to Ruthin, and enjoyed a brilliant time in this hotel, nothing was too much trouble, and everyone was cheerfull 1 the food was first class, would recomend to anyone, thanks to all the staff, xx

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Address: Rhos Street, Ruthin LL15 1DY, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Denbighshire > Ruthin
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Ruthin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ye Olde Anchor Inn 3*
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