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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a day trip to Aberystwyth, we decided to stop off in Rhayader. I had worked there a few years ago so I thought we would easily find somewhere to have a coffee & snack. We were told in one establishment that we couldn't have what we wanted without ordering from a full evening menu!! Not very nice/helpful to say...

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1Thank Ann M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently spent a night at The Elan. My second visit under the new management. What a great Hotel it is. One of the best I have been to. The Hotel and Bar staff are always friendly. The room was a good size (number 5) very clean and warm and the bed/quilt/pillows were so comfortable I wanted to bring them...

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2Thank mrbrightsidebf
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this hotel hard to fault. The staff were all friendly and helpful and the room we were shown to was lovely - bright and modern - with beds and pillows as comfortable as any hotel we have stayed in. No chair, as some reviewers have mentioned, but this didn't bother us. Our evening meal, preceded by a drink...

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1Thank sueandrichardp
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Booked for 17 Saturday night. Well done to the two waitresses who looked after us so brilliantly. Food was suberb, fresh and piping hot. As it was my friends birthday you really made this a special night for her. Will definitely be back soon. Thanks Elan Hotel.

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3Thank Joanne J
Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 22, 2016

What amazing staff. I just loved this hotel. Fantastic customer service. I highly recommend a visit. And the food was incredible. Very clean. Fab hotel. Thank you very much. I stay in loads of places and this is memorable for the right reasons.

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2Thank fiona b
South Wales
Reviewed September 14, 2016

In much need of a break we chose Rhayader as a destination for many reasons. Lovely drive through pretty countryside to get there, excellent value hotels, interesting tourist attractions nearby and Rhayader has SO many pubs, restaurants/hotels and cafes, all in a very small radius - it certainly sounded like 'our kinda place'. The hotel itself is in the process...

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2Thank sagsSouthWales
Reviewed September 8, 2016

enjoyed staying hotel very nice, staff very pleasant and accommodating. Pub food good quality, and breakfast nice and plentiful Very convenient for looking round the Elan Valley and Viaducts. The only downside was they had parking but very tight squeeze to get to parking lot defiantly would stay again

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3Thank hoolah
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Excellent hotel for short break.The service was excellent staff there when you needed them. Room was clean and tidy only down side room No 3 over main road a bit noisy in the morning.. Rhayader is a little bit quiet but plenty of pubs not for the young but suited us. Good base for exploring central Wales The food was...

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2Thank Bill R
Cambridge
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Though the room was small it was very nicely furnished and the bed was comfy. Everything you need, ate in the restaurant and it was perfect Overall I would say it was excellent value with very helpful - they let me keep a dirty bike in the bedroom

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1Thank Boomer-360
Llanidloes, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

When I visited the Elan Hotel in early July after being recommended from a friend as it had recently been taken over by new owners. A friendly welcome from the bar staff awaited us and a lovely freshly cooked bar meal was enjoyed by us all. They have done an excellent job on the refurbishment and will be recommending this...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Under New Ownership since December 2015 by 2 local brothers to the area, The Elan Hotel has had a great make over. Now offering a bar area, retaurant and lounge, there is a large selection on offer off the bar menu which is available every day along with a fine dining menu for the restaurant which is available with prior booking. The hotel is also open to non residents for breakfast or if its just a hot drink or afternoon tea the hotel offers it (afternoon teas require 24 hour prior book). The rooms are comfortable clean and again undergone a refurbishment. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elan Hotel

Address: West Street, Rhayader LD6 5AF, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Rhayader
Price Range: $83 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Elan Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Although we chose a room at the front of the hotel we were not disturbed by traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles sueandrichardp, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“The rooms over the main street are a bit noisy in the morning we stayed in room 3.”
 of 5 bubbles billrI4870GH, Aug 25, 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 had good wifi excellent double bed and good shower perfect for one”
 of 5 bubbles 550gwyndafp, Jun 8, 2016 | Read review
“4 is a twin,double bed and single, it is at the side of the hotel. There was no street noise in this room.Shower room had a powerful shower.”
  • View from room 4, at the side of the hotel
 of 5 bubbles Grangie60, May 25, 2016 | Read review
“THe best place to eat in Rhayader at the Elan Hotel”
 of 5 bubbles penzance55, Mar 12, 2016 | Read review
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