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Cardiff, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Renamed a while ago as the Llety Brynawel Bed and Breakfast, I have had the pleasure of staying here many times in the last 12 months because, simply, it sets the standards for what I expect from a B&B. There are 4 rooms and I usually take the largest at the front of the house - there have been recent... More 

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Powys
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked my daughter/partner and his family here. My daughters room Allowed dogs which enabled them to bring their small dog with them which is a definite plus. Rooms were beautifully furnished with plenty of room. Great facilities. They loved the comfortable beds and how quiet it was. Very happy with the selection of food for breakfast and loved the idea... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

Stayed in the super kingsize room at Llety Brynawel. This is a lovely village with great scenery around it. Very comfortable bed (2 singles put together), good sized room and ensuite larger than average. Breakfast and dinner at their restaurant pub The Riverside is excellent. Our host Glynn made us very welcome and nothing was too much trouble.

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Isle of Anglesey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Fabulous welcoming stay at Llety Brynawel. Lovely comfortable en-suite room, splendid breakfast at the Glan yr Afon, (Riverside Restaurant). We chose to eat at the restaurant both evenings as well. Couldn't fault anything, lovely ambiance, staff and plenty of choice on the set and a la carte menu. Really loved the owners' taste in the works of Welsh artists. Hopefully... More 

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Forest of Dean, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

What an "Escape" this is - although Brynawel is the name....hosts Glyn & Corina provide a friendly relaxed service. Rooms are delightful and the food served in their restaurant just a couple of minutes walk away is truly excellent. Glyn cooks a mean breakfast! This was our 2nd visit and I am about to re-book!

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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Just spent a second visit at this very friendly, welcoming and comfortable house. The owners (Glynn and Corrine) could not be nicer if they tried, Glynn even remembered what car I drove on my last visit. We ate at their Riverside Restaurant and the food was delicious. I had steak which was ' melt in the mouth '. The whole... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Lovely room. Comfy bed. Have been smartly redecorated since photos taken. Excellent breakfast and welcoming hosts. Great for exploring mid Wales and surroundings. Lovely food at the pub down the road where breakfast is served

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Cotswolds, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I'm always a little nervous booking accommodation from the internet, but we were so pleased with our stay at Brynawel (the current - and more appropriate - name of this lovely B&B). We were in room TRI (Welsh for 'three'), which had a big, comfy bed that made for a very good night's sleep. Brynawel is a substantial old house,... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

It has changed names and hands since we were last there last but the standard has been maintained, if not improved. All rooms are individualy decorated and well cleaned and maintained. The linens are good quality. Breakfast is taken at the Riverside, 5 minutes walk which could be a pain for some if it is raining. Cooked breakfast includes the... More 

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essex
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

This was our second visit to Brynawel. The new owners have redecorated the rooms to a very high standard. The rooms are spacious. We were in room 3, lovely high ceilings and original fireplace. We had a shower room with a hot shower, just what was needed after a long day out. We were welcomed by Glyn and Corina and... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4 Star Guest House accommodations just outside of Aberdovey. The Escape is a magnificent Georgian guesthouse of immense charm and character set in the peaceful village of Pennal. Here the guest really does come first and there is no time you won't be made to feel welcome. Our aim has been to create a high quality, small, friendly guesthouse offering stylish and comfortable accommodation with the very best of hospitality and service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Escape

Address: Tower Road, Pennal, Snowdonia National Park SY20 9DP, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Pennal
Price Range: $92 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Escape Pennal, Wales
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