Wales Historic Inns and Pub Accommodation

recommended traditional inns and other historic pub accommodation


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this charming house was the former home of Lord Snowdon, it sits in 15 acres of beautiful grounds and offers a peaceful and relaxing retreat

The Hand

Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog

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character inn with bags of original charm - old beams, roaring fires, real ales and hearty food - and comfy, cosy rooms and pamper treatments

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this 16th century inn blends original character features with smart, contemporary décor, locally sourced food and cask ales are served

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overlooking the Cleddau River, this beautiful, 400-year-old country estate is home to a sumptuous guesthouse with a chic restaurant and bar

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a 300 year old coaching inn, offering elegant bedrooms with sumptuous furnishings, set on Conwy's atmospheric High Street, near the Quayside

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the boutique rooms feature Welsh woollen blankets, crisp linens and mod-cons, dine on an award winning menu of locally sourced produce

Black Boy Inn

Caernarfon

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a 16th-century inn packed with bags of character, set within the town walls, stylish bedrooms are located in the inn or nearby annexes

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Grade II listed, Georgian manor, where original features blend with modern touches, including a serene spa set in the former cellars

The Groes Inn

Tyn y Groes

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400 year old inn, low beams, fireplace, set in glorious countryside with views over the Conwy Valley, luxury rooms in a more modern annexe

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contemporary décor blends with original period details at this elegant inn, local seafood and local produce are firmly on the restaurant's menu

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well-appointed guest rooms are offered at this former coaching inn, as is a restaurant serving Indian and Nepalese cuisine in the evening

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this 17th century former coaching inn sits at the heart of an attractive market town in the Welsh Borders and offers a great base to explore

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the welcoming rooms at this grand, former coaching inn come with mountain views, many of its character features have been retainded

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set amidst the scenic grandeur of the Tal-y-llyn Valley with Cader Idris as a back drop, a small, cosy and informal hotel with lots of character

The Bear

Crickhowell

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a cobbled forecourt, open log fires, low-beamed ceilings and many antiques add to the charm of this award-winning inn dating from 1432

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this family-run hotel and pub is ideally placed for exploring Snowdonia's coast and countryside, home-cooked food and real ales are served

Bear Hotel

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historic hotel dating from the 12th Century boasting individually styled rooms, many with oak beams, and with log fires in the public areas

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dating from the 16th Century, a charming listed building boasting beamed ceilings, stone floors and open fires and award winning cusine

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14th century, former coaching inn retaining plenty of character including original beams, open fires and snug along with an outside courtyard

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within the medieval walls, a beautifully-maintained Georgian coaching inn has stylish, comfortable rooms and fine, locally-sourced food

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