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The Malt House

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visiting Brecon in summer to attend two friends' wedding at Buckland Hall, a short distance away, i looked at local B&Bs for my accommodation. Recommended by two friends that had stayed the last but one New Years Eve, I opted for the Malt House. Located opposite The White Hart Inn and Bunkhouse, the Malt House is a classic property with... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The buildings is lovely and so are the extensive grounds (outdoor swimming pool), with free parking. I was slightly taken aback when the proprietor asked about the "purpose of our visit" when completing our registration. I felt it was none of his business. However, he was welcoming and friendly enough apart from that. Unfortunately we had one of the second-floor... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Bed & Breakfast, delicious food, great location, beautiful setting, lovely hosts & a all round fab place!!! My daughter really enjoyed the pool in the sunshine. Rooms are very clean and gardens are lovely.

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst in Wales on business I stayed one night at The Malt House in Talybont-on-Usk. This is a beautiful setting and a stunning 7 bedroom property with 2 acres of grounds, an outdoor swimming pool, a separate holiday let cottage and the river running right past the side of the property. I arrived at dusk and the house was illuminated... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very well maintained, large house. Comfortable and well located. Rooms are great and a good breakfast is offered. Mike, the proprietor, and his wife and staff are welcoming and make sure you have a good stay. Recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Mike is a great and attentive host. He is very clam and flexible with us. Breakfast is plenty full with various choices of eggs, toasts and cereals. Poached eggs are really nice but a bit overcooked. The room is even bigger than in the pictures and the lounge is well decorated with antique stuffs. If you wanna walk your food... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Malthouse last week. The BNB is well located and easy to find. We were greeted well by Mike the owner. Breakfast was amazing with great variety and of a high standard. We stayed at the pool house (triple occupancy) which is why we were so unhappy. The room is away from the main house so you... More 

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Mike B, Owner at The Malt House, responded to this review

Thank you, Maria, for your review. With regard to the Pool House toilet which is of a caravan type with a 19 litre cassette. Regrettably I found when reviewing matters after Maria's stay that her family had not listened to the instructions on its use and had overfilled the cassette. This type of toilet is sold very widely for situations... More 

Taunton, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I was the first member of our cycling club to arrive at the Malt-house . It has a very impressive entrance hall and I thought that this accommodation looked very promising indeed. Mike - our host said he would show me around and led me to the bottom of the garden where the outdoor pool was located. We went into... More 

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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful place, immaculate beautiful garden fantastic food. The guy that runs it is friendly, the furniture is all nice if a little weathered. The only complaint is not enough sockets in my room, not sure about other rooms though!!!! Good WiFi 5 stars from me

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Guildford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

This B&B is ideally located for walking in the beacons. There are loads of walks out of the door and its a quick drive to get a good starting point to go up Pen-Y-Fan. I'm giving the Malthouse 5 out of 5 because the quality is every bit as much as I hoped for but the price seems pretty good... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Talybont on Usk is the gateway to the Brecon Beacons and is a Tourist Paradise with mountain walking and cycling and four excellent Pubs and restaurants to finish of the day’s enjoyment. Children are very welcome and locally there are plenty of activities ranging from visiting a Dinosaur Park to Potholing and prospecting for gold in a Roman Mine. The Malt House is a 5 minute stroll from the village post office, shop and cafe. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Malt House

Address: Talybont on Usk, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon LD3 7JD, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Brecon Beacons National Park > Brecon
Price Range: $81 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Malt House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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