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Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay here for 3 days. The room was clean and staff lovely. The breakfast was really good unless you wanted to be really healthy as there was no low calorie spread or low fat yoghurt or weetabix. There were 4 cereals and plenty of choices for breakfast. In saying that , I didn't ask for them... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Great location- we made our booking last minute but were given a fabulous room overlooking the sea. We had to leave very early the following morning but Joan was very accommodating, ensuring that we had everything we needed in our room. Many thanks!

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

I booked a twin room with sea view direct for 2 nights stay. Would highly recommend staying here and will return again very soon. Excellent service with a smile and the staff are amazing. Cant wait to return and as for the car park, Joan really goes out of her way to make sure everyone is happy and organises who... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Great location on sea front and short walk into town. Large comfortable bedroom with nice sea views. Good bathroom only complaint would be no bath, shower only. Excellent breakfast and lovely service from the staff. Would definitely recommend.

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Calangute, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

i have stayed here a few times over the years and would recommend it,we stayed in the same room facing the sea ,we find it very comfortable and the breakfast good it's in an excellent location so walking around the town no pr.oblem unfortunately this place does close for the winter

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wolverhampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

We have recently enjoyed a lovely weekend stay at the Helmsman. The room we stayed in had a wonderful sea view and was also very clean as was the rest of the hotel. The staff were all very friendly and did a grand job. Breakfast was well cooked, very tasty and plentiful. The Royal Pier and all the shops are... More 

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Clean place, decor is fine if a bit dated but all clean. Parking is easy enough on the back street but can be a problem during the day time. There is limited parking with this B&B but was full when we where there. Wifi is good in the room. The view we had from the 3rd floor was amazing and... More 

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Booked two rooms for two nights in mid July for our daughters graduation. A great welcome off Joan and Tony, the rooms at the front had great views of the bay and promenade. The full breakfast was very tasty and set us up for the day. Will definitly stay here when next visiting Aberystwyth.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We booked this direct with the hotel and they were very friendly and helpful. We had two rooms in the annexe which were clean and looked to be quite new with comfy beds. It was good to have free parking and the breakfast was very good, felt it was defiantly value for money and right opposite the sea, within easy... More 

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Booked the hotel through their website email address, we received emails back quickly and booked 2 nights to stay on the Bank Holiday weekend. We arrived and there was parking avaialble at the back of the hotel, we checked in around 20:30 and had a lovely sea view family room ( there was two of us) it had a double... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are situated in the centre of the main promenade, overlooking Cardigan Bay. We are close to all the shops, restaurants and bars. There is free WiFi and also a car park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Helmsman

Address: 43 Marine Terrace, Aberystwyth SY23 2BX, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Ceredigion > Aberystwyth
Price Range: $50 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
The Helmsman Hotel Aberystwyth
The Helmsman Aberystwyth, Wales
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