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The Porthcawl Hotel

7-11 John Street, Porthcawl CF36 3AP, Wales
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Ranked #5 of 7 Hotels in Porthcawl
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff here are excellent,going out of their way to be helpful .. only just managed to get in on a cancellation as Porthcawl is hectic for this weekend .The hotel is quite run down and no lifts so you have a lot of stairs to climb..Rooms are very basic but clean it's not expensive and the breakfast was lovely,... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just went in for food staff was very friendly food was very good the lamb chops was great platter was fab children dinner was brill we go to porthcawl most weekends fist time to use this place will go back again

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Melbourne
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We arrived in town with no accommodation. Another hotel suggested trying here as it was In our price range. Paid for room before I saw it. Climbing the stairs was bad enough it was like a rabbit warren all over the place. Bed not made up had to go all the way downstairs again to ask for linen. We were... More

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Abergynolwyn, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I stayed for two nights in this hotel as it was the best deal on Late-rooms.com. So the positives, the staff were all very friendly, the room itself was clean and the breakfast was more than adequate. Negatives, the place is quite run down and very dated, it's in desperate need of a refurb, the carpets in the room were... More

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The room was clean but very basic, no bedside light, no mirror in the bathroom and only a small 12 inch mirror in the room. The view was of a rusty storage container and broken pallets. The breakfast was good but the price was very expensive £70.00 for b&b for the 2 of us. There is no parking with the... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Just come back from a nights stay at the Porthcawl Hotel, it's more like fawlty towers than an hotel, first the positives, staff very friendly and a nice breakfast unfortunately that's where the positives end. I have stayed in many hotels over the years and this one is without a doubt the most noisiest I have ever stayed in. Within... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I booked this hotel for one night for my partners birthday, and tbh I was tempted to ask for my money back and drive back home. When we arrived there was no one at reception then when we finally seen someone she firstly walked off with her phone before dealing with us and was really rude. Then we get to... More

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Spent 2 nights here and didn't get to sleep each night due to the nightclub underneath my room!! The breakfast was average and one of the female staff members obviously didn't like getting up early as she was in a bad mood serving breakfast Saturday morning.

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Minehead, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Booked this because it was cheap and handy for where we were attending a Wedding. Family room which was huge and on the second floor. The TV didn't work no remote , and no ariel connector . Shower attachment on the Bath was hanging off the wall and the connector between the shower and the bath change over was broken... More

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131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Despite the mixed reviews this place gets, I booked it for a night because it was reasonably cheap, and it was as close as possible to where the bus turns around in the town centre. Checking-in was a bit of a shock, as the bar area seemed empty, yet loud, thumping music was literally shaking the walls. The woman who... More

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Additional Information about The Porthcawl Hotel

Address: 7-11 John Street, Porthcawl CF36 3AP, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Porthcawl
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 27
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