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Whalley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay here very much. The staff were lovely and friendly. David, one of the owners looked after us very well. The breakfasts were lovely. I would recommend this hotel and restaurant, for the food, and how near it is to the stunning Elan valley.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Went for a family get together. Thought about the Elan haven't been since new owners have come to this place . They have done a lovely job with the place food was lovely & puddings were great too really recommend it . Friendly staff .

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Llandrindod Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard of all the good reviews and thought we would give the Elan hotel a go. I must say that all three course were a delight. It was delicious. Everyone of my colleagues were very impressed with their meals. I would highly recommend this outstanding restaurant/hotel and will be returning very soon.

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

This is the second year we have been for a christmas meal. Last year was the opening year, food could not be faulted at all. This year, no different. Starters, main and dessert were faultless. The staff couldnt do enough for you. We will booking next year again.

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1Thank Matthew Vaughny V
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

After a day trip to Aberystwyth, we decided to stop off in Rhayader. I had worked there a few years ago so I thought we would easily find somewhere to have a coffee & snack. We were told in one establishment that we couldn't have what we wanted without ordering from a full evening menu!! Not very nice/helpful to say...

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2Thank Ann M
United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We recently spent a night at The Elan. My second visit under the new management. What a great Hotel it is. One of the best I have been to. The Hotel and Bar staff are always friendly. The room was a good size (number 5) very clean and warm and the bed/quilt/pillows were so comfortable I wanted to bring them...

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2Thank mrbrightsidebf
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We found this hotel hard to fault. The staff were all friendly and helpful and the room we were shown to was lovely - bright and modern - with beds and pillows as comfortable as any hotel we have stayed in. No chair, as some reviewers have mentioned, but this didn't bother us. Our evening meal, preceded by a drink...

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1Thank sueandrichardp
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Booked for 17 Saturday night. Well done to the two waitresses who looked after us so brilliantly. Food was suberb, fresh and piping hot. As it was my friends birthday you really made this a special night for her. Will definitely be back soon. Thanks Elan Hotel.

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3Thank Joanne J
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

What amazing staff. I just loved this hotel. Fantastic customer service. I highly recommend a visit. And the food was incredible. Very clean. Fab hotel. Thank you very much. I stay in loads of places and this is memorable for the right reasons.

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2Thank fiona b
South Wales
Reviewed 14 September 2016

In much need of a break we chose Rhayader as a destination for many reasons. Lovely drive through pretty countryside to get there, excellent value hotels, interesting tourist attractions nearby and Rhayader has SO many pubs, restaurants/hotels and cafes, all in a very small radius - it certainly sounded like 'our kinda place'. The hotel itself is in the process...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Under New Ownership since December 2015 by 2 local brothers to the area, The Elan Hotel has had a great make over. Now offering a bar area, retaurant and lounge, there is a large selection on offer off the bar menu which is available every day along with a fine dining menu for the restaurant which is available with prior booking. The hotel is also open to non residents for breakfast or if its just a hot drink or afternoon tea the hotel offers it (afternoon teas require 24 hour prior book). The rooms are comfortable clean and again undergone a refurbishment. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elan Hotel

Address: West Street, Rhayader LD6 5AF, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Rhayader
Price Range: £65 - £71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Elan Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Although we chose a room at the front of the hotel we were not disturbed by traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles sueandrichardp, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms over the main street are a bit noisy in the morning we stayed in room 3.”
 of 5 bubbles billrI4870GH, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 had good wifi excellent double bed and good shower perfect for one”
 of 5 bubbles 550gwyndafp, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“4 is a twin,double bed and single, it is at the side of the hotel. There was no street noise in this room.Shower room had a powerful shower.”
  • View from room 4, at the side of the hotel
 of 5 bubbles Grangie60, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“THe best place to eat in Rhayader at the Elan Hotel”
 of 5 bubbles penzance55, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
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