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The Grand Hotel - Llandudno
Ranked #58 of 60 Hotels in Llandudno
Chorley
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“grand hotel yes it is”
Reviewed December 21, 2012

booked in on a very cold and windy day in november my first visit to that part of wales.
was told rooms ready soon but we could wait in coffee bar which we did very nice it was to staff very friendly and helpfull.
when we went up to our room it was better than we expected great views very clean and with a large bathroom.
we had book premier and enjoyed it greatly the dining room as a great view and the food was far to good fresh well cooked and very good choice.

Room Tip: sea view and go premier the dining room looks over the sea and its worth the extra
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
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Anna H, General Manager at The Grand Hotel - Llandudno, responded to this review, March 16, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel.

It sounds like you had a very nice time; so glad you enjoyed the food and you found my staff friendly and helpful. The Pemier rooms do have fabulous views over Llandudno Bay.

As long as it isn't very windy the hotel will feel lovely and warm.

So glad you were happy with your short break and thanks for the review.
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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed December 16, 2012

when we arrived in our room there was no heating on and it was freezing we were told it was on a timer and it would take quite a while to come through to our room, it didn't, so we were given a mobile heater, 2 in fact because it was so cold. The soup was cold the chips were cold I think cold was the theme of the hotel, when we said this to a chap on reception he said what do you expect it is minus 2 outside. Breakfast was good, hot and plenty of choice, but to put the top hat on it my friend started with the Novovirus as we were driving home, we were told about it being in the hotel after we were settled in our cold room, not on booking in and given a choice of whether to stay or not

Stayed December 2012, traveled with friends
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wirral
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Reviewed December 13, 2012 via mobile

Booked a 4 night stay dinner bed and breakfast stayed for 2 nights an that was a struggle milk was off at breakfast asked to be checked an changed waiter ushered away as he was foreign not a care very poor toast like mouse mats, butter floating in warm water yuk, bacon tasted like it was off disgusting, did not know there was 2 servings at dinner and felt like we was given first servings slops that was left, room was basic not grand very dirty black mold above shower furniture from a run down downton abbey the bar consisted off flat drinks had to come home ill did not complain just left as I would of no doubt been greeted with a shrug off the shoulder, an just remembered the trifle was put next to hot potatoes is this normal I think not, I'm still ill now and have not eaten for 2 days if persists may get checked by doctor

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Anna H, General Manager at The Grand Hotel - Llandudno, responded to this review, March 16, 2013
Thank you for the review of the Grand Hotel.

I sometimes find it hard to believe that some of the reviews actually stay in the same hotel as each other. Mostly the staff comments are about how friendly and accommodating the staff are so I can only assume that it all comes down to how they are spoken to.

I am sorry for everything that was wrong about your holiday but I cannot apologise for contracting the Norovirus because it is not the fault of the hotel.

A guest visitng the hotel came with the virus and passed it on to other guests but as ever the hotel get the blame. Anyone who watches the news will read about the widespread of the Norovirus in the winter months. It is a constant battle for the hotel through the winter months; this is the reason why we have hand gel at the entrance to the restaurant, as a preventitive measure.
Luckily this was the only small outbreak we have had in months so the hotel procedures are definitely working.
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lancaster
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Reviewed December 7, 2012

I have just stayed at the grand for a couple of nights.Where do i begin?Five stars all round from the staff,room ,food,atmosphere.A special thanks to the staff in the dining room food presentation excellent and a wide range of dishes will return soon best wishes Steve Wade.

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AnnaElliebb, General Manager at The Grand Hotel - Llandudno, responded to this review, December 8, 2012
Thanks for the great review; we should be so lucky as to have 5 stars but hopefully I do have 5 star staff and may 3 star everything else.
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The restaurant staff are always good at creating an atmosphere, especially Joanne, Duncan and Andy.

Thanks again for the review Steve Wade; we hope to see you again.
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed December 3, 2012

My wife and I and our 7 year old daughter were invited by my in laws to spend the weekend with them at The Grand. To be honest I was a little concerned to how it would pan out ,we arrived Friday evening and were given room 311 which was really spacious with 2 double doors looking right over the bay of llandudno,the beds were very comfy,tea and coffee and kettle ,good shower and comfy seating. The evening meal was good especially the carvery overseen by a very friendly Portuguese fellow, the turkey and beef both tasty and tender. We later went across to the lounge and were entertained by a great singer especially his 'night fever' voice! Ha ha! So all in all we enjoyed the whole experience. Ok The Grand is not Claridges and it is a little worn at the edges but to me that what gives it character along with the very friendly staff and the quirky squeaky floorboards...

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
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AnnaElliebb, General Manager at The Grand Hotel - Llandudno, responded to this review, December 8, 2012
Thank you for the fabulous review; so pleased to hear you enjoyed your weekend.

Room 311 has recently been decorated by my maintenance staff so I was pleased to see the positive comments.

John (the portuguese fellow) is a lovely guy and always pleasant; I will pass on your comments.
John McLaren was on last Saturday; great singer but he's no John Travolta Lol.

Once again, thanks for the review.
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warrington
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Reviewed December 1, 2012

My friend and I stayed at the Grand for the weekend to visit the Christmas market. We booked a twin room and were concerned initially to find we had been given a double! However, we realised it was in fact a family room so we actually had a double and a sofa bed which was fine. The room had the most amazing picture window and view and had a living area with table, chairs and the sofa (bed). So we had loads of room. We also had a whirlpool bath! There was lots of tea, coffee, hot chocolate and milk. The room was snug and clean. There was loads of hot water and fluffy towels. There were a few chips and scrapes but overall we were thrilled with our room for the price (the room was £60 per night). The breakfast was plentiful with no restrictions on amount of food or drinks. We would definitely stay there again particularly if we could stay in room 97!

Room Tip: Ask for a sea view. Family rooms are very spacious.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
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AnnaElliebb, General Manager at The Grand Hotel - Llandudno, responded to this review, December 1, 2012
Thanks for the lovely review of our hotel.

The sea view family rooms are indeed lovely and spacious; we are happy to let these rooms go to 2 guests outside of the childrens school holidays.
During school holidays they are always popular; for anyone reading this for a family sea view booking, ask for a room 'downstairs'.

Glad you enjoyed our 'all you can eat Britannia beakfast'; it certainly sets you up for the day, especially for tramping round the shops and the Christmas market.

Once again, thank you for taking the time and effort to review the Grand.
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liverpool
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2012

Really enjoyed our short stay at The Grand. Although the room was a little compact, the view of the bay from our window made up for it. The bed was rather hard, but surprisingly comfortable. Bedding and towels were spotless. Bathroom/shower were clean. Tea/coffee were plentiful in the room. We stayed on the Turkey & Tinsel deal which was good value. Breakfast was varied and plentiful as was the evening meal. Evening entertainment was OK.

Loved the creaky floorboards across the landing, although I was glad we did not have a room in that area.

Staff were very courteous and due to our early arrival we were allowed access to our room without having to wait until 2 p.m. check-in time.

Would not hesitate at returning to the Grand. Great value for money.

Room Tip: Choose a room with a sea view.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
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AnnaElliebb, General Manager at The Grand Hotel - Llandudno, responded to this review, December 1, 2012
Thank you for the lovely view; we really appreciate people taking the time to review our hotel.
It sounds like you had a great short break and the Turkey & Tinsel will certainly get you in the mood for Christmas.

We have 15 Christmas Days until the actual event so we have plenty of practice.

Glad to see you wouldn't hesitate to return to the hotel so hopefully we will see you soon.
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Property: The Grand Hotel - Llandudno
Address: Happy Valley Rd, Llandudno LL30 2LR, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Conwy County > Llandudno
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant Ski-In / Ski-Out Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#30 On the Beach Hotel in Llandudno
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Grand Hotel - Llandudno 3*
Number of rooms: 168
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The Grand Hotel Llandudno is a magnificent Victorian building and is a prominent feature to the wonderfully conserved and famous, Llandudno North Shore Promenade. ... more   less 
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