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Hafod-Y-Garreg

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Hafod y Garreg, Erwood, Builth Wells Powys LD2 3TQ, Erwood LD2 3TQ Wales
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#2 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Erwood
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Hafod y Garreg is the oldest house in Wales, built as a hunting lodge for King Henry 1V. A medieval house snuggled in a hollow surrounded by beautiful countryside.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free breakfast
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Hafod y Garreg, Erwood, Builth Wells Powys LD2 3TQ, Erwood LD2 3TQ Wales
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RSP37 wrote a review Oct 2019
Oxford, United Kingdom20 contributions57 helpful votes
All I can really add here is the word ‘Magic’. A beautiful setting, lovely hosts, Annies cooking, and an amazing historical house. A real delight. Close to Hay-on-Wye and the Brecon Beacons, its a great location too for outdoor activities and culture. John is a raconteur after my own heart, some on here say ‘grumpy’..I say characterful!! Fabulous.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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annhgraham wrote a review Aug 2019
Hereford3 contributions
What lovely people and a lovely setting in an amazing house. John is a real character - so grumpy 😉. Annie is a wonderful cook and the evening meal we had was delicious and perfectly cooked. Don’t go expecting an immaculately clean, light, airy room - it’s an echo of a medieval home (with modern upgrades!) You must read the history of the building & listen to the story of the years that John & Annie have spent there. We loved it.
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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The Rists wrote a review Aug 2019
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We had an absolutely amazing 3 nights at Hafod y Garreg. The house is fascinating and beautifully decorated ( the photos on here don't do it justice). John is a wonderful and entertaining host who makes you feel instantly at home. Annie's food is truly the best we've eaten for a long time - we booked dinner there every evening and were very glad that we did. We'll definitely be going back at the first opportunity and have already recommended Hafod y Garreg to friends and family.
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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hboliday wrote a review Dec 2018
Swansea, United Kingdom7 contributions9 helpful votes
Had a great stay with John and Annie. They were so welcoming and kind almost felt like we knew them. Loved their home with all its quirky details. The house is old but with all mod cons. Had romantic, candle lit dinner and huge breakfast. Lovely spot even in rainy November. Definitely one to return to.
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Date of stay: November 2018
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Andy F wrote a review Dec 2018
Daventry, United Kingdom69 contributions31 helpful votes
The best treatment, food and surroundings. We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay here hosted by John and Annie. They have a brilliant, unique and quirky listed house that we loved, as did Scooby, our very contented lurcher. One to cherish and return to.
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Date of stay: December 2018Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hafod-Y-Garreg
What are some of the property amenities at Hafod-Y-Garreg?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Hafod-Y-Garreg?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Hafod-Y-Garreg?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Are pets allowed at Hafod-Y-Garreg?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.