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A brand new 20 bedroom family run hotel on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Golf course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hermon Close, Dowlais CF48 3DP Wales
Getting there
Cardiff-Wales Airport25 mi
Bristol Airport38 mi
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I have been here before for Christmas meals and I have found the quality of the meal excellent but my only gripe this time was that I thought the portion of turkey was very small. There were three slices that were the smallest in diameter I have ever had in a carvery and when
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We visited with members of the family as a base to inter my mothers ashes in the family plot with her twin sister. Staff friendly, rooms clean and warm, good parking facilities, some had the carvery on the first night of a two night stay with others having steak dinners which
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This hotel is lovely, the rooms are spacious, clean and welcoming. However they are not sound proof. We could hear the next room snoring! the kitchen fan going all night so a humming noise all night. Do not arrive on a Sunday expecting to eat in the evening there they
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On the plus side, there was lots of parking, and the room was clean, spacious and quietish. We had friends staying in the rooms either side of us. In the morning they remarked on how much noise they had suffered from our bed springs. The springs were very noisy, simply lying in
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Our 1st visit to this hotel but it will not be our last. The rooms are comfortable and the food is excellent. It is obviously popular with locals for birthday parties and this creates a fun evening dining atmosphere.
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Room 210
Room 210
We travelled with motorbike. The gates are secured at night but I didn’t notice anywhere to secure bikes. Ask the staff - they are very friendly
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HI Mel There is food on for most of the day depending what you want but evening full service is from 6.30 They do have an odd payment method no charges to the room you pay on leaving at a kiosk. Same with drinks cash only at the bar Watch out for breakfast as they start early Make sure you have a room away from the function room Cheers Paul
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Definitely a flat screen TV but not sure about a hair dryer. Easiest thing would be to give the hotel a quick telephone call to find out. Allow plenty of time for them to answer because staff multi-task at certain times of the day and they can be in a small office away from the reception area.
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"avoid 203 it is above the bar and kitchen and you get all the sound effects."
"Make sure you get one at the front, as rear noisy with droning generator below all night."
"Possibly stay elsewhere"
"211 is a corner room with good views and a jacuzzi bath."
"I think all rooms are on first floor but there is a lift. Also parking at front and back of hotel"
US$77 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
bessemer hotel dowlais
United KingdomWalesSouthern WalesDowlais
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