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Llanelli
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I visited here the other day and although we hadn't booked and it was quite busy we managed to get a table. You have to order food and pay by the bar, which I don't like doing and is the only reason why I gave them four stars not five. I had the spicy bean burger and... More 

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Thank you Rebecca for your great feedback Im so glad to hear you enjoyed our food and service and we do hope you will visit us again. Our food is really good quality this is so important to us and I think our guests know the difference. Best wishes and thanks for your positive feedback. Regards Christine More 

Llanelli UK
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Went to the Thomas Arms for a works function. Paid £13.99 for a plate of lasagne and chips that was only worth about five pounds. Fair potion of lasagne with a very small potion of chips and a spoonful of peas. I'm sure the surly waitress who served me was counting every chip and pea. As an alternative to the... More 

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Hello Apologies you are unhappy this was for a private function hire in our function suite with private bar and facilities and disco for end of term school function, booked at late very notice which we happily accommodated as regular customers of ours , the choice was Homemade Chicken and mushroom pie or Homemade lasagne chosen by guests both of... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We joined my parents, at the weekend, who had been staying there the whole week. The beds were so comfy, had a great night sleep and the breakfast was lush, best veggie sausages I've had! Not too far from the coast, so great location.

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Dear karen Apologies in my delay in responding to your great feedback and 5 star review. We are delighted to read you had a great time with us and noted all the important things like comfy beds and good quality food. We hope you visit again and explore further with us. Thank you so much for choosing our hotel. Many... More 

Llanelli, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Lovely afternoon tea with three friends today. Lovely selection of sandwiches, cakes, scones and plenty of tea in vintage teapots; vegetarian selection was also good. Delicious. Would definitely recommend. Just enough for the four of us and plenty left over.

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Hi Jane Thank you for your very kind review its always pleasing to hear great feedback about our afternoon tea we are so glad you enjoyed it all.Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. Kind Regards Christine Evans More 

Romsey, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

First thing to note was that the staff were very helpful in finding a secure place to leave our bikes overnight. Fortunately it had been dry all day and the bikes were all clean as they ended up in the Ballroom. Rooms were reasonably spacious and facilities were fine for an overnight stay. However, our rooms fronted onto the main... More 

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Hi figary, Thank you for your review, however I must say I could not describe it as heavy traffic, as I live on site and sleep soundly every night as every room in hotel is double glazed, I would probably use that phrase to describe heavy traffic on a motorway and in this day and age its pretty hard not... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Booked here for our fifth time always a nice worm welcome the best breakfast ever, and I love the curry night we always book here when we come and visit the family. Last time we booked the family room it was huge and as we were on top of a pub you couldn't here any noise from the people down... More 

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Dear Glynu149 Thank you for your review of our family room Iam so pleased to read your feedback regarding your stays with us thank you for all your kind comments and we look forward to seeing you again. Regards Christine More 

Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Just want to thank Chris,Dave and Staff for making our wedding so special. The function room was 1st class and the catering staff created excellent canapes and buffet for our guests . Service, staff and amenities were second to none and we had the best day ever. Hotel rooms were modern, spacious and spotlessly clean and breakfast was amazing. We... More 

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Dear Chris and Nicola Thank you for your very kind feedback regarding your wedding we are all delighted to read your great review, I know how busy you all where leading up to your fantastic wedding so really appreciate the time this has taken and I must congratulate you on your plan the food your choose was a great idea... More 

Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We spent a weekend at The Thomas Arms for a family wedding. The managers and staff were brilliant in the run up to the wedding, nothing was too much trouble. On the day, everything ran like clockwork, the room was beautifully decorated and the new decor was fantastic. The food was fabulous from the huge canapés in the afternoon to... More 

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Dear Lesley, Thank you very much for taking the time to give your feedback for your sister's wedding we are all delighted by your excellent feedback about the whole hotel and staff and we very much appreciate the time this has taken you. So glad you had an excellent weekend, everything was planned to perfection and we all appreciate the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Recently stayed here for a wedding party. This pub hosts a brilliant environment and excellent service throughout. All staff were friendly and polite. I'd highly recommend this establishment for all events, both food and drinks were great!

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langleyevans, General Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Thanks Alicia for your 5* Review we are thoroughly delighted to read your review today and so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you very soon Regards Christine Evans More 

Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Just spent an amazing weekend attending a wedding at The Thomas Arms in Llanelli. From start to finish the Venue, the Staff and the Service was of an exceptional standard. We arrived early afternoon and checked into our room which was clean, fresh, modern and very welcoming. The staff are very friendly and can't do enough for you. The wedding... More 

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langleyevans, Guest Relations Manager at The Thomas Arms, responded to this review

Dear Mr O'Connor, Thank you for your wonderful review of the hotel so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us and thank you for your 5* review I will pass on your comments to the team,we do hope to see you again very soon. Kind Regards Mr Rhys Davies More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcoming traditional Inn in South West Wales with 10 ensuite updated comfortable guest rooms that are well appointed and ideally located close to the town centre and the New Ffwrnes Theatre and East gate development.Also close by the renowned Millenium coastal path and within easy access of the beautiful Gower Penisular which was the first area recognised as natural outstanding beauty and noted to have one of the top three beaches in the world.Also Pembrey motor sports centre,Ffos Las racecourse, numerous prestigious Golf clubs and due to open soon Llanelli House a unique historic property dating back to Jacobean period.We offer a friendly service to all guests ensuring their stay has a home from home feel and atmosphere.We offer a wide selection of traditional British cooking, Chefs Welsh specials all cooked to order served in either the bar area or comfortable lounge area,we serve food all day every day.On Sundays we offer a traditionally served Sunday lunch with a choice of Home Roasted meats and fresh market vegetables served to your table, along with our full menu.We also offer extensive function facilities catering for Weddings and all celebrations for up to 200 guests with private facilities with disabled access.We are proud to be a unique venue in our area and ensure we go the extra mile so that guests return time after time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Thomas Arms

Address: Thomas Street, Llanelli SA15 3JF, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Carmarthenshire > Llanelli
Price Range: $83 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Thomas Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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