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68 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd read some of the more recent reviews on TripAdvisor, and having read how good the place was AND how bad, booked with trepidation. As it turned out this is a perfectly fine pub with rooms, and if we're ever in Abergavenny again, we would definitely book here once more. Yes, the bedroom we were in was a bit "tired",... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

The hotel rooms are very poor, when arriving I was told they were 7 months old and was expecting the room to be new also from the photos, the showers were very small and the floor sticky. My view of the high street would of been nice if i couldnt see in the window accross from me where someone was... More 

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

The King's Head provided a lovely break from the chain hotels which I stay in with alarming regularity. The staff were very nice, the room was decent (with quirky sloping floors to remind you of the age of the building) and the breakfast was fantastic. I had two different breakfasts on two consecutive days and couldn't fault them. Lovely food,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We (a German, an American, and a Dane) traveled through Wales on motorcycles in June/July 2016 and randomly ended up in Abergavenny. We were looking for an authentic place to spend the night and got everything we were looking for in Kings Head Hotel. The hotel is conveniently located in downtown Abergavenny. The room was spacious and very clean, so... More 

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Rhondda Cynon Taf, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Called in on Steak Night for lunch, can`t fault the sirloin steak I had, was lovely and excellent prices, my wife had the Burritto which was also excellent size portion and very nice. Nice Olde Worlde building with lots of character Friendly helpful staff

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We booked this for our wedding anniversary. My dog took really ill and my husband had to take him to the vet at 1920 on the Friday. We were supposed to stay over the Saturday night. We informed the management at the hotel on the Friday at 8pm. He was extremely rude and didn't care. He said people do it... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

This hotel was booked through booking.com. It looked good and appeared to have reasonable reviews. 1 day before arrival I contacted booking.com to cancel the 2nd night of our stay (as per their cancellation policy) but was informed that the hotel management insisted that FULL payment would be required. So we decided that if we were paying we may as... More 

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Beccles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Centrally located in Abergavenny, hotel is ok, ask to see the room before committing, the room we had was very nice, a good size but think some may be very small. It was very clean and the staff were all very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was limited, only fresh fruit, no stewed fruit or porridge, cereals were on offer... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Stayed just one night while cycling through the area on The Monmouthshire And Brecon Canal. The canal is about 2 miles from the hotel. The hotel is perfectly located. right in the centre town. I was checked in and shown to my room by a friendly and polite female member of staff. The spacious single room was lovely. It was... More 

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We didn't stay in the hotel, just ate in the restaurant which we found by chance when passing through Abergavenny. We found delicious Indian food, helpful, kind and amusing staff. A great find and we will return.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kings Head Hotel is a 16th C coaching inn situated in the centre of Abergavenny. All rooms have en suite shower rooms, colour television and hostess trays. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Kings Head Hotel

Address: 59/60 Cross Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EU, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > South Wales > Monmouthshire > Abergavenny
Price Range: $95 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Kings Head Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
The King`s Head Hotel Abergavenny
Kings Head Abergavenny
The Kings Head Hotel Abergavenny, Wales
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