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Bromley, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very, very nice stay - great staff, nice big room, fantastic location, very good breakfast, nice bar with a good choice of ales. It was a close call between a four star review, as the bathroom was a little tired and the shower was not that great - but the helpful, friendly service, location, and overall vibe of the hotel...

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Anglesey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a front view room on the second floor (Room 12) overlooking the bay. Room clean and spacious as was the bathroom. Not modern decor but the hotel is an old building. I guess because of the age of the building, under the carpets there are floorboards, and floor boards are noisy if over the ceiling. We had a poor...

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Thank Pat186442
Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large warm clean room on first floor, with fantastic sea view. Excellent pub grub at very sensible prices and the staff know how to treat a customer. The manager is part of the local Lifeboat Crew and that says a lot to me.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the missus popped in here after going for a long walk along the coast. We had a lovely pint of IPA and a chicken club sandwich whilst watching the sunset through the window. As there aren't many pubs along the promenade I was expecting a pub as lovely as this to be really busy but it wasn't. Friendly...

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Thank Hollowlegs81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned for the third time last week, The Glen its a lovely place to be. The sea views, the comfortable rooms, the wonderful Pub like atmosphere downstairs the delicious breakfast the friendly hosts.

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1Thank Judi A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2 night November stay. Check in quick. Room good. Decor basic. towels big and fluffy. Bed comfortable. Shower good . Breakfast excellent. Staff excellent. Didn't get his name but the guy who did check in and breakfast (dark hair and beard.slim)very good. Couldn't do enough. Very polite. Parking would b a problem in high season but ample room to drop...

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Thank Annie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Glengower is an Aberystwyth institution. Everyone loves the place and with good reason. The bar is quite the most pleasant place in the town and with it's convivial atmosphere it's easy to spend an afternoon or evening here enjoying the great food, excellent ales and extensive Whisky selection. However, if you stay the night, you're in for a disappointment....

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1Thank Mark L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Glengower when seeing the Divine Comedy at the arts centre. Friendly hotel with lovely atmosphere in the bar, excellent sea view room with a bay window, just the job for pre concert drinks. Breakfast superb. Overall a good standard and good value for money.

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1Thank Paul M
Bressuire, France
Reviewed November 1, 2016

After a long journey to get here it was lovely to arrive to a room overlooking a beautiful sunset across the bay. The room was more than adequate with two comfy armchairs in the bay window, comfy beds and a decent shower. Parking along the prom was busy but we were able to park to offload and then find a...

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1Thank malcolmchristinej
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 1, 2016

I've been to The Glengower quite a few times over the last few years and it is still a great place to stay. But the addition of a very popular restaurant meant I didn't feel as comfortable there as I used to. Too busy for my taste - hence the mixed feelings. However, the lively atmosphere would suit others better....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated right by the beach on Aberystwyth's Victorian promenade, this hotel offers wholesome pub food and sea views. It is a short walk from the centre of town, and free on-street parking is available. The Glengower has a private sun terrace with beautiful views of Cardigan Bay and is just a few steps from the beach. Aberystwyth University is about 1 mile away. There is free Wifi throughout the pub and rooms. The bar serves award-winning cask ales and a large selection of refreshments. The daily menu is available for lunch and dinner, and traditional Sunday lunches are also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Glengower

Address: 3 Victoria Terrace, Aberystwyth SY23 2DH, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Ceredigion > Aberystwyth
Price Range: $91 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Glengower 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“All the rooms I have stayed in have been great.”
 of 5 bubbles 670judia, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for sea views and single people can also ask for double room which makes for a big comfy bed all to yourself!”
 of 5 bubbles MrsPennThomas, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“Sea view is worth paying for!”
 of 5 bubbles stillcrazysteve, Oct 17, 2016 | Read review
“Park on the promenade at your peril if the weather is poor big waves and shingle will cover your car!”
 of 5 bubbles jah4711, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front have amazing sea views”
 of 5 bubbles 808adriang, Sep 15, 2016 | Read review
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