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Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast

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Littleborough
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80 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for three nights. We booked this accommodation after reading the fantastic reviews on tripadvisor. This B&B is sold as 5 star and it certainly is that. We were greeted by Alison who was very warm and welcoming and she made us tea and cake on arrival (lovely touch). Julian her husband also sat and... More 

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Thank PaulaLittleborough
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Wow, that's a great review, thank you. We re so pleased you enjoyed your stay, even in our Wet Welsh Weather! Thank you for your kind comments about the breakfast and comfy beds; we love having guests and hearing that they are happy. You were very brave to walk through the rain and are both very positive people. You contributed... More 

Wales
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70 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for two nights and highly recommend it. The house is gorgeous – I loved the decor (wood-panelled breakfast room, tapestries on the walls) and the common areas were pretty (a sitting room and conservatory which looked out onto the garden). My room was great – big bathroom, comfortable bed, plenty of space, and a decent selection of... More 

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Thank JellyBaby24
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

That's a lovely review, thank you for your kind comments. The pleasure of having a B & B is meeting people, especially positive ones! I'm glad you were happy to chat at breakfast and enjoyed the food. You'll be very welcome again if work or leisure brings you back to this area - there's plenty more to explore. More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

You know it's good when you go back and add a day. This is a wonderful B&B with a great couple in charge. This area is perfect for visiting the eastern end of the Brecons. There are surrounding places to visit and we would strongly recommend hanging around Crickhowell for an evening. Great people (visit The Bear) and willing to... More 

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Thank Randy T
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We were thrilled that you came back! Thank you for your kind words for us and also for our town and area. It's great when guests enjoy their stay and appreciate what we have here in the town and lovely Brecon Beacons. You didn't leave anything behind this time so we didn't get a second chance to say goodbye! Thank... More 

London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Elegance & comfort are the keynotes of a stay at Glan y Dwr. My room was large, extremely comfortable & well stocked with a good choice of teas & coffees, and the bathroom adjoining was equally generous in size. Alison & Julian couldn't have made our group of ramblers more welcome, including good facilities for drying our wet kit after... More 

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Thank Alastair F
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. You and your ramblers were very welcome, and apart from rather early breakfasts very well behaved! We enjoyed the piano playing of one member of the group, and hearing about your long rambles in our lovely countryside. We re glad you enjoyed your stay and write so positively about your stay. There... More 

Guildford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Julian & Alison were superb hosts. The bed and linen were first class, in fact everything was excellent. Wonderful local knowledge and you were spoilt for choice of outstanding walks. Really enjoyed our stay and would definitely consider returning here.

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Thank Debra G
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you! It's so very encouraging to receive such a warm review and to know you enjoyed your stay with us. We are happy if the guests are happy! We're very proud of our lovely area and happy to share knowledge and help guests to find the best walks and sights to enjoy. Do come again, there's more to see... More 

London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

This is a superior B&B. The rooms are beautifully appointed and everything that you could possibly want is here. The views across Crickhowell are exceptional. Alison and Julian are wonderful hosts and are have extensive knowledge of the area. Just a short stroll to some wonderful pubs/restaurants. Oh, and the breakfast is sensational!

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Thank Kathy S
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

That's a wonderful, heart-warming review, thank you. We're happy that you enjoyed your stay and felt comfortable here, and took the trouble to write such appreciative comments. You'll be very welcome to return if you wish to sample the delights of Crickhowell and the lovely area around us! More 

Worcestershire
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44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Alison and Julian were great hosts - very welcoming and friendly, their B&B is unusual and beautifully decorated. Our room was large and very comfortable with great views of the mountains and a good bathroom with lots of hot water (great after long walks), and as for the breakfast... really excellent - well cooked, local sausages and bacon and homemade... More 

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Thank VickyA7
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review. We re glad you enjoyed your stay, the house, the area - and the food! Come back for another break, you'll be welcome. More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

A friendly welcome, spacious well appointed room, perfectly cooked breakfast. Nice little touches for convenience and comfort of guests. Just a few minutes stroll from the center of delightful Crickhowell.

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Thank stevesmith657
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the trouble to review your stay with us. We are pleased that you were able to relax and enjoy your break and appreciate your kind words. More 

Basildon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Beautiful House, wonderful well appointed rooms with on-suite, very clean, perfect position, wonderful views, and that's not the best bit. The friendly owners made the stay even better producing a wonderful breakfast with great chat and knowledge of the area. I will stay here again, oooh forgot to mention, great value.

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Thank haydnsp
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you, that's wonderful that you enjoyed your stay and were happy with everything. We are always happy to share this area with guests and enjoyed our conversations. Thank you for your kind words. Come back to your Welsh roots again! More 

Kent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

This is a hidden gem in Crickhowell South Wales. You won't find better.....that's for sure. Always a warm genuine welcome . The accommodation is exceptionally clean and spacious. The rooms are kept in impeccable condition . Alison and Julian run a fantastic establishment with superb breakfast using local produce. Nothing is too much, if you are gluten free or diary... More 

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Thank nicensleazy111
AlisonS815, Owner at Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review. We re so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and found everything at Glan y Dwr to your satisfaction. I hope we see you again! More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome awaits you at Glan y Dwr, a 5* accredited, licensed B&B in an elegant historic house situated in the centre of the small market town of Crickhowell. We are well-placed for walking, cycling and other outdoor activities in the spectacular Brecon Beacons National Park. A good choice of eating and drinking establishments lies within a short walking distance. The B&B is recipient of a Visit Wales Gold Award for 2016 and is beautifully presented with elegant reception rooms and three sumptuous bedrooms all with extensive views and en-suite bath and shower facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast

Address: Glanydwr Llanbedr Road, Brecon Beacons National Park, Crickhowell NP8 1BT, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Brecon Beacons National Park > Crickhowell
Price Range: $72 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast 5*
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Glan y Dwr Bed & Breakfast Crickhowell, Wales
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