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South Shields, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable, welcoming, excellent value in a quiet location. Room spotless and generously proportioned. Private off road parking. Breakfast superb choice, quality and portions. The experience was enhanced by Dilys's charm. Paul couldn't have been more attentive and helpful. Would definitely choose to stay here again when in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived just as the rain started so were pleased to find the parking for the bike was right by the door!. We were warmly welcomed by Paul. We had the attic room with a spare room attached which was great for all the bike clobber. Paul was great with local info and we went for a ride around the... More 

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Best place ever, we have small dogs and my wife is disabled. We have a downstairs room a with a wet room and plenty of space. The dogs are always welcomed and the breakfasts are very enjoyable. Our third time, booked another night on October and are returning next year.

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

After parking our car (plenty room) we were greeted and welcomed. All information was given and we ascended to our room. A comfortable bed....a lovely ensuite. We opened our velux windows and spent ages watching the red Kites fly around ....what a treat ! Next morning we looked forward to breakfast......excellent, plenty and hot ! It set us up for... More 

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Second visit to this B7B, very clean with well equipped rooms, good shower and toiletries supplied. The host is a very welcoming and friendly guy who is happy to help and give you tips. Breakfast was good with both cereal fruit and a good hot breakfast to set you up for a day on the bikes. Good value for money... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I'm so glad I read the reviews as we were not disappointed. We stayed because we were viewing properties for sale in the local area. The owners were so kind and friendly and really made us feel at home. Our room was spotless; modern and very quiet, overlooking hills to one side and town on the other. Plenty of free... More 

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Aberdare, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Stylish, homely, gorgeous place to stay when exploring Rhayader. Paul, the host, could not be more welcoming and helpful, and the rooms are beautifully furnished. We have stayed in the attic room twice, which has the added benefit of a second, twin room off the main room, perfect if you are travelling with children. The sitting room is very cosy,... More 

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We took our mum and our teenage daughter so needed extra rooms. Were given a suite in the attic (two bedrooms and a bathroom) plus another room directly beneath. All were very comfortable and well supplied. Guests also have access to a large lounge so we were able to spend our evenings playing games and socialising. The breakfasts were gorgeous,... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Paul, the landlord could not have been more friendly and helpful. Good room with all you'd expect. The breakfast was great. Well cooked and hearty. Very well placed if travelling up or down central Wales. The wifi was a bit hit and miss but this was not a major issue

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Just returned from a great 3-night break at this guest house. Breakfasts were excellent, room was clean and hot water was plentiful. There was a good selection of pubs, a Fish and Chip Diner and Tearooms nearby.The Proprietor,Paul, was very friendly and obliging and knew the area well.Rhayader is central and within reasonable reach of many other parts of beautiful... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Horseshoe in Rhayader is a 200 year-old spacious Welsh stone building with lots of character and charm, the lounges are furnished with deep comfortable chairs, and are heavily beamed with a log fire for chilly evenings adding to the atmosphere. The Horseshoe has been recently refurbished to a high standard offering the very best in modern facilities whilst retaining the original charm of this lovely old building. Barcut Coch, meaning Red Kite, is a ground floor ensuite twin room suitable for wheelchair access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Horseshoe Guesthouse

Address: Church Street, Rhayader LD6 5AT, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Rhayader
Price Range: $79 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Horseshoe Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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