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Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast

Eglwys Fach, Machynlleth SY20 8SZ, Wales
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Ranked #5 of 11 Machynlleth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Medrey Bristol, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unaware of Graduation week in Aberyswyth and needing a B&B we made north towards Machynlleth & were pulled in by the £35 ppn sign outside the house . After a superb nights sleep, if this had been one of those 10 in a bed series , I'd have paid more . This was one of the few places that had... More

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Telford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Third visit to Plas Mawr last month and the high standards are being well maintained. It may only be a three-room B@B but Plas Mawr certainly punches above its weight. You'll find comfort, cleanliness, and a superb welcome from host, Tina. A more than ample breakfast choice will also set up any traveller for the day ahead, discovering the beautiful... More

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Okehampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights whilst visiting the Osprey Project. Fabulous food, wonderful proprietors, and a spacious comfortable room. Although it overlooked a busy main road it was quiet at night, would definitely recommend it and use it again.

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Plas-Mawr, Owner at Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review it was lovely to meet you both. The Ospreys have two eggs now, you could always come back for the fledging. It would be lovely to see you again. Warm regards Tina More

Box, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Fantastic stay. We really enjoyed our weekend for my sister's 50th birthday. birdwatching with Bob. Tina arranged everything and provided a wonderful picnic lunch. Pole in our party gad specific dietary needs which Tina took care of. Great cakes Tina! Thanks for everything.

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Plas-Mawr, Owner at Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, It is great to hear you enjoyed your bird watching break with us also that you enjoyed my homemade cakes, as a keen baker it is always nice to try out new recipes. Warm regards Tina. More

London
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We secured rooms for our family who came to our daughters wedding nearby. The one twist was that the family members barely spoke any English. Not only had Tina and Dave researched the language to create a Polish Translation of the Breakfast menu but they had learned a few words as well. Anyone who is prepared to go that far... More

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Plas-Mawr, Owner at Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It was lovely to meet you and your family, Every guest is important to us and we will always do our utmost to make them feel at home. Many thanks for your kind words. Tina More

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Our second birdwatching stay at this amazing B+B. Unbeleivably, it was an even better stay than the last time! Tina and Dave have made this the No 1 Mid Wales B+B. All standards here are the HIGHEST. We would recommend staying at Plas Mawr just for the experience of being totally pampered by people at the top of their game.... More

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Plas-Mawr, Owner at Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Reg, it was great to see you both again, I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your packed lunches too! You have thrown the gauntlet down though, now we need to make your next stay EVEN better! What I can promise, is that we will do our very best, every time. Tina & Dave More

Dronfield
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Everything about our stay was excellent. We had a very warm welcome and the room and en-suite were very clean. Tina could not have been more helpful with regards to our stay and suggestions of where to eat in the evenings. Tina and Dave have worked wonders on the house over the years with their renovations. The breakfast was plentiful... More

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Plas-Mawr, Owner at Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Graham & Barbara, I'm glad to note that the efforts we have put into the various renovations have not gone unnoticed. The thing about the wonderful countryside and wildlife in the Dyfi Valley is that it is never the same twice. Already we have the swallows returning, and are looking forward to see if the swifts nest here again... More

Staffs
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Plas Mawr is a house full of character which the proprietors have enhanced. With its walls, floors and doors that know not a right angle, it is unique and is a pleasure to be welcomed into. Tina is lovely and knows what it takes to make her guests feel at home. She is friendly and welcoming and cooks a mean... More

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Plas-Mawr, Owner at Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. It is great to hear that all our efforts don't go unnoticed and that the character of our 200yr old house shines through. It is important to us the all our guests are happy and we hope we achieve this by providing a really good breakfast and comfortable, clean accommodation. Hope to see you... More

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We have stayed here for years now. Standards are always excellent and the level of comfort and service exceptional! Breakfasts served in a clean, homely setting to fill you before getting out to see the water mill and falls at Furnace - just a 5 minute walk away. If you love nature, this is definitely the place to stay! RSPB... More

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Plas-Mawr, Owner at Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you both for your lovely review we are pleased you feel at home with us, we are always happy to see you and are looking forward to the next time. The hills are waiting for you, so just put your boots on and hop on the train. Warm regards Tina More

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013 via mobile

This is a lovely B&B, run by a lady who evidently enjoys her job. There's a friendly welcome, with warm and welcoming rooms which are thoughtfully decorated. Charming in every sense and highly recommended

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Plas-Mawr, Owner at Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Charlie, thank you for your kind words. We try to meet the needs of all travellers, whether staying on business, visiting family, or enjoying the amazing countryside that surrounds us. I hope your meeting went well, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Happy Christmas, Tina. More

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Address: Eglwys Fach, Machynlleth SY20 8SZ, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Machynlleth
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Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast, Machynlleth is an elegant grade II listed Georgian style Country Guest House dating from around 1850. Situated in the picturesque Dyfi valley, midway between Aberystwyth and Machynlleth. Ideally located to explore the Welsh countryside and coast. Comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation, from which to enjoy a holiday, short break, weekend away or visit to North or Mid Wales.Facilities include a residents' lounge, drying facilities, lockable storage & wireless Internet access. Levels of comfort you would expect to find in a four star hotel; Plas Mawr Bed & Breakfast is the one of the best places to stay near Machynlleth.We have 3 rooms, sleeping up to 6 adults:A king-sized double, (can be used as a family room)...A twin or super-king,......A double with views to RSPB Ynyshir. All rooms are individually decorated and have an en-suite shower room, central heating, TV, Tea & Coffee facilities & wireless internet access. A full Welsh breakfast using local produce, home-made preserves with plenty of options for special dietary needs is included with your stay. ... more   less 
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