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The Gro Guest House

Pool Road, Newtown SY16 3AL, Wales
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Hartland, Wisconsin
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I'm shocked that my family and I stumbled across The Gro Guest House, (how is this not more known). What a beautiful building, filled with character and charm. We where fortunate to be given room 1, with a double and two single beds. Very large room with additional seating. Huge bathroom with gorgeous roll top bath tub and lashings of... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Whilst I appreciate that it’s an old building, it’s no excuse for not being clean. The entrance was cluttered and the floor was dirty. The gardens where overgrown and in need of attention. There was a huge shelving unit full of teddy’s at the bottom of the stairs, covered in a thick layer of dust. I booked a twin room... More 

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Thank Tracy120964
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Needed a room in Newtown for a Saturday evening and my friends gave me the name of this place as they has heard good things. This place is maybe 300 yards down a track on the right, opposite the suzuki car showroom as you drive from Welshpool, maybe a mile-ish to Newtown proper. Met by the couple that own the... More 

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Thank drdanielmacdonald
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Beautiful location. Absolutely fantastic hosts. Made me feel very welcome and part of the family. Quiet place and very peaceful. Would highly recommend as business or leisure accommodation. Good breakfast in the morning and very clean rooms.

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Bodmin, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

if you want pristine then don't come here - if you want comfortable and quirky but good value then please do. it was a bit Adams family when i went through the front door to start with, but wow the history of the house and the old fashioned quaintness of the room great!! warm,lashings of lovely hot water, great breakfast... More 

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Thank 57margaret1957
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I went to Newtown several times and my stays in The Gro were really positive. Mik is a great host and really looks after the house and the guests - he even offers to take you to or from the station which shows what a nice guy he is! Make sure to book in advance because there are many people... More 

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Thank Todor G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I was very pleased with my stay at Gro Guest house. Breakfast was lovely, location is nice and only short distance from a shops. Also hotel is dog friendly as this was very important to me as I was travelling with a dog. There is land around hotel to walk dog. Very friendly staff. I would stay there again!

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Thank Kristine A
Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We stayed at the Gro last week during our charity bike ride for the Red Cross. We had a lovely stay, the rooms were spacious and comfortable. Had a good breakfast to see us on our way! Would defo recommend as excellent value for money :) very pretty grounds.

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Thank Claire19812014
Dartmouth, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Seeing the messy front yard, cluttered entryway with tools and miscellaneous items strewn about made us think "big mistake". The room once reached down a long narrow hall was large contained all the necessities and very clean. The bathroom had signs of mold in the shower area, the windows could do with a cleaning and to top it off the... More 

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Newtown
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I went to have a look at the Gro guest house as I needed somewhere to stay march 2012 the night before my wedding.. The owner Mick was lovely.. He let us have 2 rooms for the night.. one to sleep in and the other to get ready in.. The rooms are lovely and big.. although slightly old fashioned furniture... More 

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