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The Checkers

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed overnight following a lovely meal. Rated 5 Star on B & B Guest house not hotel. Lovely place still has the old beams in places. Our room overlooked the square, gorgeous with large king size bed and separate bathroom with huge roll top bath. Great in room facilities and free Wi-Fi. Great nights sleep followed by full Welsh breakfast...

Thank SteveD007
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2016

We combined our visit for dinner with an overnight stay and we found the accommodation excellent. The standard of the room and furnishings were exemplary, the bed large and comfortable with crisp white linen and the provision of quality toiletries. Sleep quality was excellent in the quiet town of Montgomery leaving us with a perfect night’s rest and feeling relaxed...

Thank Cazz111_12
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We stayed overnight following a tasting menu experience in the restaurant itself. There are only a small number of rooms, however, they are exceptional. Everything you need is provided to the highest standard and is hard not to enjoy. Homemade biscuits welcome you together with a range of delightful teas/coffees and a jug of fresh milk in the fridge. Top...

Thank Bluefox8
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Come here for dinner and stay over, lovely,comfortable rooms, modern en-suites with great showers and excellent products. Feast on Sarah's amazing biscuits. All the staff are charming and most helpful especially Leanne.A wonderful place to stay and dine.

Thank Ronnie C
Llantwit Major, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Last year we had a wonderful evening at the Checkers, and resolved to return , which we did last weekend. After a long drive up from South Wales, we were warmly welcomed and taken to our very pretty bedroom. Falling asleep almost as soon as I had demolished one of the delicious cookies, we woke to find it was almost...

1Thank Millie024
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We dined at The Checkers to celebrate with 2 friends our joint 50th Wedding Anniversaries in 2016. We all loved the 5 course tasting menu, the fantastic though not overpowering service, the decor and the atmosphere. The food was without exception and in each and every course sensational. The platter of bread in its many delicious forms made us aware...

1Thank Born2befree
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Our visit was a treat from start to finish: a warm welcome set the tone for the friendly, efficient but unobtrusive service that followed. Aperitifs and appetisers were excellent, the eight course tasting menu never put a foot wrong and the wine pairings were the best I've had. Many of the wines were not ones I would usually drink but...

1Thank Poshtottynottoo
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We treated ourselves to a 5 course taster menu and stayed overnight mid week in February. Delightful hosts and staff. Beautifully presented bedroom and dining room and the evening meal lived up to expectations, as did breakfast. Montgomery, though small, is worth exploring for its historic buildings, dramatically positioned castle, impressive church and amazing Bunners hardware emporium.

Thank Dorothy L
Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Valentine's Day and my wife and I had booked the special taster menu at The Checkers, a real treat from start to finish, nine courses and at the end we had no room for the final offering of a French cheeseboard, with accompaniments. So many courses, each very different and all delightful, we shall definitely be back!

Thank Janian25
Shropshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for my husbands birthday and we were thrilled. Our room was beautiful. Lovely furnishings and little touches like fresh home made cookies along With loose leaf tea helps to make things feel even more special. Although we faced the road, it wasn't noisy. The bed was quite hard but not the worst! Check in and out was...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Checkers

Address: Broad Street, Montgomery SY15 6PN, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Montgomery
Hotel Class:5 star — The Checkers 5*
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“There are only 5 rooms but all are good.”
 of 5 bubbles PhilipS963, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms above the restaurant are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Bluefox8, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Room Argen was excellent”
 of 5 bubbles AJG333, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Quieter rooms are at the back but all are stylish.”
 of 5 bubbles BuryRowland, 17 Jun 2015 | Read review
“The Agen room looked out over the Town Hall Square but it is a very quiet little town”
 of 5 bubbles JoanArty, 24 Apr 2015 | Read review
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