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The Horseshoe Guesthouse

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Room & Suite (11)
Dining (3)


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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.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know


Full view
70Somewhat walkable
Grade: 70 out of 100
12Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
3Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
20Room tips
Traveler rating
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  • English
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I stayed at the Horseshoe Guesthouse with my parents for 2 nights over a weekend (Fri to Sun). We stayed separately in a single and a double room which shared a bathroom, and had a bit of a mixed experience. Service: Upon arrival, it was nice to be greeted pleasantly and shown
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Paul is a very attentive and helpful host. Breakfast delicious cooked to perfection.Cereals ,yogurt and fruit on help yourself basis.We stayed in the ground floor twin room, with on suite wet room. Very clean and quite.A bit too far for wifi in bedroom but there is a nice
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Had 2 nights at the Horseshoe and very happy to recommend it as a modest but good value B&B with a breakfast, especially the bacon, worth the very reasonable £40/night on its own. Hosts were very welcoming. Single room had tea/coffee making facility, sink and a TV on a quiet
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I stayed at this B&B many times over 15years ago after which it changed owners & it was recently recommended by a friend of mine who had stayed here earlier this year, so I booked it for myself two friends for a week in August & as I knew the place asked for a particular room
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Fantastic place with very lovely and welcoming people. We had the only room with an ensuite but looking back I think I would rather the shared bathroom next time. Our room was in the loft which has 2 bedrooms and a great bathroom but being in the roof is extremely hot in summer.
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Second bedroom
Nice size ensuite
Beautifully decorated, bed not too comfy but ok
Kitchen area
Photo provided by managementThe Horseshoe Guesthouse
Fully Enclosed Walled Garden
"Don't get the loft"
"Book early !"
"it was nice to have a bath and also a shower room."
"Downstairs room a must for disabled visitors"
"I am a Senior Citizen (OAP.....Wrinkly) I found the stairs to the top room a little narrow and steep !!"
$71 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomWalesRhayader
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