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Cambridge
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Llanidloes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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... More 

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Thank clrb16
Rhayader
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

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
Wayne R, Owner at The Elan Hotel, responded to this review

Afternoon, So sorry for the delay replying, we are very disappointed to hear you felt the prices were over priced. As we pride ourselves on sourcing our meat and produce locally it sometimes comes at a cost which we have to reflect in our pricing unfortunately. I am pleased to say we have reviewed our menu and pricing and our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

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
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
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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329 reviews
24 hotel reviews
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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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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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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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46 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
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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46 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
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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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
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  • 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: $86 - $97 (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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