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The Elan Hotel

West Street, Rhayader LD6 5AF, Wales
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Rhayader
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

5 of us went to eat an evening mid week meal. We are all locals. We had hear that there had been huge improvements since the new management took over . Indeed there are a lot of improvements. The staff are delightful and service is friendly. My complaint is with the menu. I had breaded lamb, I didn't expect a... More 

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Thank Stella H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us ate here on three occasions recently a Sunday lunch and two early evening meals. All meals were good and represented value for money. Sunday lamb was excellent. The waiting and bar staff are all very pleasant and obliging. I would not hesitate in recommending this hotel as the place to eat in Rhayader.

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Thank Steve H
Snowdonia National Park, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This might be a budget hotel but they do it so well ...very nice appointed bedroom stayed in room 5 which was newly renovated and tastefully decorated ideal for my business stay good wifi connection in the room and lounge bar area. Had supper on the evening of my stay which was perfect wild mushroom crepe ...tasty and well presented... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We had a great couple of nights here, the room in the new part of the hotel was just big enough. It was a twin room and had a double and a single bed. The room was immaculately clean, the shower was quite big and powerful. The breakfasts were enormous, anything and everything we wanted. The evening meals were delicious... More 

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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We have stayed at this hotel, The Elan Hotel in Rhayader, for many years now, always as a group around May/June. There are usually 12-20 of us. It has always been ok but perfect for location, dining room and parking and had a certain charm. This year the hotel has new owners and what a 'Great Improvement' there has been.... More 

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Gloucester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Overnight stop and booked in for dinner too. Great hotel, friendly hardworking lovely staff and very comfortable room. Food delicious and very reasonably priced. Locals all ready with a smile and seems a great place to relax and make friends. Thank you

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Welshpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

We were recommended to stop at the Elan Hotel for something to eat and we were NOT disappointed.lovely atmosphere really friendly kind staff and we both enjoyed our meal.We will be back and will be recommending the Elan to other people.

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Thank Ann E
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

This hotel is under new management since Christmas 2015. The atmosphere is very good, .,We were passing through Rhayader, when we stopped and ask a person"where is the best place to eat" She directed me to The Elan Hotel, which is excellent, great atmosphere. We had a really friendly welcome, The hotel was warm and emaculate clean. It was not... More 

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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

Lovely stay here recently , amazed the work that has been put in since under new management A great stay , highly recommend if you want a feeling of home away from home Friendly service and fantastic food , and a breakfast to die for

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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

We came to lunch on Friday 12th feb. Oh dear what a dreadful disappointment. The seafood platter. Well you couldnt tell the difference from one piece to another, No lemon wedges just a dessertspoonful of bottled chilli sauce and I think should have been tartare sauce. the scampi was in batter not breadcrumbs and was overcooked and looked like deer... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( 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: $69 - $92 (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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