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Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, we will only be operating the Bed and Breakfast for the foreseeable future. Beautiful old Coaching Inn nestled in the foothills of the Black Mountains. Just outside Crickhowell.
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$42
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast
CUISINES
British, Welsh
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Husband and I found this lovely B &B on Google search .we stayed for three nights Fiona the owner was lovely and welcoming and nothing was to much trouble the room was lovely and clean .We had dinner one night which was very good...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 26 March 2020

My girlfriend and I had a quick weekend break in South Wales, having blasted through Cardiff on Saturday and then heading into the Brecon Beacons in the evening. I found the Kestrel Inn through a Google map search of the area we wanted to hike...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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573RichardL, Owner at The Kestrel Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2020

Hi Chris Well I think you win the prize for the longest ovation to The Kestrel Inn Ever! Thankyou very much indeed. Fi and I are delighted you enjoyed your stay so much and made the most of our stunning surroundings. Sadly both we and...More

Reviewed 25 March 2020

Stopped at the kestrel inn after a long walk back in February. Had a beautiful meal, views were amazing. Will definitely be back!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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573RichardL, Owner at The Kestrel Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2020

Hi Deb thanks for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit to the Kestrel Inn. Sadly this will be the last review for some time. Maybe you could be the first to review us on the other side of Corona! Stay well...More

Reviewed 3 March 2020 via mobile

We had a lovely evening with our two teenagers here. The landlord is very welcoming. The inn is cosy and and the food was exceptional, well priced and plenty of choice. Definitely recommend and hope to return.

Date of visit: February 2020
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573RichardL, Owner at The Kestrel Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2020

Hi thank you very much for your great review. Fiona and I are delighted you enjoyed your visit to The Kestrel Inn, especially your teenagers. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are this way. Regards Richard

Reviewed 28 February 2020 via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant wet and cold after wading through flood plains and rain. We were welcomed into this cozy restaurant and warmed by the fire. The food was amazing - Hands down the best fish and chips I’ve ever had. The owner made...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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573RichardL, Owner at The Kestrel Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 February 2020

Hi Tanya thanks very much for your generous review. You were definitely committed, walking to us on that illustrious week end! Headline BBC news. Fiona and I are delighted you enjoyed it so much and for returning a second time. I was concerned when you...More

Reviewed 12 February 2020 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner at The Kestrel. My husband always chooses Whitebait whenever it is on the menu, he commented that it was the best he had ever eaten. I had the potato and chorizo croquettes which were very tasty, and accompanied by rocket...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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573RichardL, Owner at The Kestrel Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2020

Hi thank you very much for such an excellent review, Fiona and I are delighted you enjoyed your meal last weekend. We very much look forward to seeing you again when you next visit your friends. Regards Richard

Reviewed 7 December 2019 via mobile

What a wonderful place for a family get together. Absolutely stunning food and a brilliant host. Will definitely recommend.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 16 November 2019

Came recently with a group of friends for a couple of nights - would 100% recommend! Really cosy rooms with incredible views of rolling snow capped mountains - super comfortable mattresses and powerful hot showers. Food is absolutely delicious - we had the camembert, snails...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Richard L, Owner at The Kestrel Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2019

Hi Lara thanks very much for your kind review of your visit to The Kestrel Inn, we are delighted you all enjoyed your trip so much. You were lucky to have a break from the rain to get on the mountains. It started raining again...More

Reviewed 20 October 2019 via mobile

Eight of us were looking for the perfect place to celebrate my mother’s 70th birthday and we found it in the Kestrel Inn. Every meal was delicious- from the four adult entrees to the delicious kids’ meals, there wasn’t a crumb left at the end...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Richard L, Owner at The Kestrel Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2019

Hi Katherine Thanks very much for your brilliant review of your family meal here at The Kestrel Inn. It is always great for us to host multi generational parties here. It really reminds of our time living in South West France where family meals were...More

Reviewed 20 October 2019 via mobile

Booked it the night before for a very last min trip from London. So pleasantly surprised! Firstly... the room was spotlessly clean, for me, this is the most important thing! Ok.... it’s lovely and cosy, there are 2 rooms so it’s peaceful, there’s a restaurant...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Richard L, Owner at The Kestrel Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2019

Hi Thank you very much for your kind review of your last minute dash from the smoke! It was a pleasure to host you both and we are delighted you chose to indulge yourselves with our menu and wine list. We look forward to a...More

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Traveler408471
17 February 2020|
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Response from Richard L | Property representative |
Hi Jayne I am sorry we are not open for Sunday lunch. I recommend the Old Ford or the Bear Hotel Regards Richard
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Danny C
5 February 2019|
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Response from Richard L | Property representative |
Hi Yes we do, from 6pm. You can call on 01874731044 to make a reservation Regards Richard
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59TinaB
18 January 2019|
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Response from Richard L | Property representative |
Hi Tina No I am sorry we are not. Just tonight from 6 for this week Regards Richard
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  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5