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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit and even better than last time. Staff could not be more helpful especially as we had wheelchair bound granny.food superb and great setting and ambiance , we had roast beef and offered children's portions. Beautifully refurbished overlooking old Welwyn church

Thank davidwicraig
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pictures do not do the décor and the ambience of the pub, rooms or restaurant justice. Now there is a surprise and a very welcome one too. It is a very nice place to visit, stay and eat in. The welcome was very warm and friendly. We stayed for one Friday night and had a meal aswell. Free bottle... More 

Thank Marky_Mrk1
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Great location,friendly staff and a beautiful room. Arrived down to breakfast at 730 to be told that there was a problem in the kitchen and that nothing was working! I was told I could have toast or a continental ! I could hear staff talking in the kitchen and it seems nothing was prepared,so that was why there was no... More 

Thank LynnyC
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Not being a native to Welwyn Garden City I have only visited this venue twice. The first time it was a dusty old pub with mismatched furniture and dirty windows. My second visit, on the other hand, was a huge improvement I’m happy to say. It’s now a charming village pub with exquisite interior design, a mouthwatering menu and the... More 

Thank DJBobHoskins
Letchworth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The the Wellingon for a 'quick' lunch with my wife before shopping at M&S at London Colney.Warm welcome which was maintained throuhghout our visit without becoming over-bearing. My calves liver and bacon was excellent, a big helping and a nice touch of pink in the liver. I would certainly have that choice again. Note, the Rusty Gun and the Wellinton... More 

Thank soyezbien
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Been a regular at this restaurant for years and today I've gotta be honest, I was very let down. Had to ask for a drink at the bar, had to ask for a table, dinner was warm but we was starving and just ate it quickly... Not one person asked if we wanted another drink, I was desperate for a... More 

Thank Marissa L
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40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We are regulars at the Wellington and generally always enjoy the restaurant. The menu is very varied and comprehensive with daily specials. The waiting staff are mostly young people and very friendly and efficient. We went there recently for a late lunch at about 4pm. We had the Wellington burger and fish and chips - very good! They also have... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Just went to the Wellington for a lunch. Food was OK, had the meat sharing platter and tempura prawns, but nothing to write home about or recommend. The main problem was that the kitchen was incredibly slow. Our meal took at least 30 minutes to arrive, probably more like 45 minutes. The place was not very busy and all the... More 

Thank CymruCeri
Welwyn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Just a hint - if you donate a raffle prize to the village festival of a " meal for two" best not to - initially say it is not valid; then say you will only allow two mains; then agree to add starters but no pud ; then charge £12 for a glass of rose ( come on!), then hand... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Perhaps change is in the air, or there are off days every so often. But after an interval a family return for lunch didn't inspire. It could be the quantity which could be more, or quality e.g. gristle on sirloin slices. The vegetables came in two dishes for our four not as hot as could be? The atmosphere and setting... More 

Thank David F

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Six bedrooms, each one slightly different, complement the Wellington's award-winning food and service. In keeping with the spirit of a building dating from 1352, we have kept and restored as many of the original features as possible, so you will encounter oak beams, cedar pine floors as well as antique furniture throughout the building. Some rooms even have an open fireplace or a four-poster bed... Each room has also been updated to offer you all the luxuries of contemporary living with plate glass, crisp bed linen and feather-down duvet on hand-sprung mattresses, monsoon showers or deep free-standing slipper baths, free WiFi, flat screen TV and a personal iPod dock/iPhone charger in your room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wellington at Welwyn

Address: 1 High Street, Welwyn AL6 9LZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Welwyn
Price Range: £93 - £105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Wellington at Welwyn 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“If you do not want to hear the passing traffic then ask for a room at the back of the hotel, as this was noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Marky_Mrk1, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Wellington is a restaurant and not a hotel. The website is screwed up”
 of 5 bubbles soyezbien, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Didn't stay”
 of 5 bubbles H8915CNdavidf, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I would think the rear is better than the front”
 of 5 bubbles rob140567, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 with the four poster bed.”
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