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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Thank you to the staff of the Brigands Inn for being kind and welcoming. We stayed one night and enjoyed our stay. Our diner was fab and the staff happily accommodated us to a time we liked. Food was delicious, well cooked and interesting. Room was comfortable, if I had one request it would have been a small bedside light....

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Dolgellau, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Came here for a meal in a group of 6. We received a warm welcome and were shown to our table quite quickly. The staff were very friendly and looked after us really well. It was a lovely relaxing evening and the food was cooked beautifully. I can definitely recommend eating here and we will return soon.

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Thank steve t
Wilttshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly warm and welcoming. With great views. We only stopped for a drink. Great service even though obviously very busy. Looks like a great place for walkers. Although fairly busy road at the front.

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Thank DollyinWiltshire
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the restaurant and a very wet night, but had a warm welcome. The food was local and extremely tasty. We ate Welsh lamb and beef with interesting vegetables and tasty extras including cous cous. The staff were very friendly and helpful with local walks etc. I would certainly recommend eating here.

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Thank Sylvie748
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely country inn, nicely decorated and maintained. Lovely bar area and superb food - especially the breakfast which was included. Our dog was made to feel extremely welcome in ALL parts of the inn, so we didn't have to leave him alone in our room while we ate. What made this place extra special, however, was the staff and owners....

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Burton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Only stopped the one night, but wished it had been longer. Lovely old coaching inn with loads of character and creaky floors. Love it. Great big bed and large bedroom to chill out in after a great meal and drinks. The staff were friendly and helpful and service was spot on. A good selection of real ales, wine and some...

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Thank Andrew K
Mold, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My husband and I made a last minute booking for us and our dog, Sidney. We arrived early to check in and was greeted by a lovely, warm lady who made us feel welcome. The room was fine, the hotel atmospheric and old. Even felt a few things! The vegetarian meals were cooked to order, but we weren't in any...

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Thank derwenna1
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Popped in on a cycle trip for a coffee and rest. Greeted by log fire and friendly staff. Coffee and cake, advice on the route, a map and chat. Geared up for meals but happy for drinks, appears to be a nice spot to stay overnight with plenty of local walks in depths of midwales. Free wifi.

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Impromptu lunch. Busy with half term, lots of children but still received prompt service. Easily accommodated special dietary requirements. Good menu choice of both meals and light lunches. Good surroundings with plenty of parking.

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Spent nearly a week in the Brigands on a business trip. It's a lovely hotel, full of charm and character. The food was delicious and it had a varied dinner menu. However, the most positive aspect of the stay was the hotel staff! They were courteous and wanted to please - nothing was too much trouble. I'll certainly stay there...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm Welsh welcome awaits you in the Dyfi Valley. With the beautiful coast, Snowdonia , Snowdon and the Aran Fawddwy, only a stone’s throw away, the Brigands Inn is an ideal base for your adventures. Bydd croeso cynnes Cymreig yn eich disgwyl, yma yn Nyffryn Dyfi. Gyda'r arfordir, Eryri, Yr Wyddfa a'r Aran Fawddwy nid nepell o'r gwesty, mae Tafarn y Brigands yn ddelfrydol ar gyfer unrhyw anturiaethau neu hamddena ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brigands Inn

Address: Dinas Mawddwy, Machynlleth SY20 9HJ, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Machynlleth
Price Range: £82 - £99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Brigands Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“The higher the rooms the less creaks.”
  • A Great bed and room to chill in ready for the morning.
 of 5 bubbles AndrewK996, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 9 on the top floor. Family room sleeps 3.”
 of 5 bubbles LYNNEO450, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Sorry we didn't view ant but by its position I would say there must be some lovely views.”
 of 5 bubbles marywD5771EX, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 6 which has a good view of the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles catherinejones121, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms away from the road will be quieter, but road noise is not a significant problem”
 of 5 bubbles 139mikep, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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