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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here in early November. We know the area well as we used to bring the children here for a week every year many, many moons ago. It has changed very little and is still a wonderful part of the world. The Hotel is old and fascinating, having originally bee a chandlery when they built ships the estuary. The...

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birmingham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was a bit dubious after reading some of the reviews but this hotel is really a great little find. Check in was easy and the staff were not at all rude. We arrived earlier than the 3pm check in but that was no problem. We were in room 7 which is in the lodge. Really spacious, warm and cosy....

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Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three walking companions used George III Hotel as a base...again. The hotel is a lovely old building; every floorboard creaks, every pipe seems to clank and don't forget to mind your head against low-flying beams. Brilliant. No shortage of hot water for a soak in the bath after a long day walking in the hills. The location of this hotel...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had a three night stay. We found the staff lacked basic courtesy and competence . The breakfast was poor, scrambled eggs on cold plates with unbuttered toast. Waitress standing while we finished our last few mouthfuls. Also there was a half used toilet roll under the bed when we arrived which was still there when we left, a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch and a drink and every time you went up to the bar the staff were absent - seemingly on the phone or otherwise distracted - during lunch. Once the order was in the baguettes arrived and were OK but should be a little more customer aware - also noted only 2 out of 5 for hygiene so...

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1Thank osmium2046
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Nice looking hotel in a stunning setting, with easy close access to the car park. The hotel itself is in need of some TLC but is still very quaint. Our room was a good size and nicely fitted out with the usual fittings albeit in need of a little modernisation nevertheless it was clean and comfortable. The staff were very...

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1Thank Craig G
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed here for one night and our room was warm, comfortable and we had a great view of the Estuary. Food was excellent as always - we've been eating here regularly for 20 years but this was the first time we have stayed over. The gentleman who booked us in was as miserable as ever - I've yet to...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

As you see from others, very mixed reviews. Having spent the day in Barmouth, we called in for a drink (beer and coffee) and more importantly, a sit on the balcony and take in the fantastic views. Worth it !! Our welcome wasn't all that friendly from the chap behind the bar. You might be seduced by the views and...

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1Thank Cecil H
St. Asaph, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I'd go here just for the view of the beautiful Mawddach estuary. But when you add in the excellent food it's irresistible. I had the tuna steak, which was cooked to perfection. The lamb dinner was good too Fellow diners were enjoying huge sandwiches overflowing with fillings. There's a great range of beers on offer from local breweries. And then...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were on holiday in Barmouth with my parents and our 8 week old baby. We decided last minute to spend the evening of our first wedding anniversary out leaving parents to babysit! My husband asked some locals for recommendations and was told to try this hotel for amazing food. It was the most romantic setting we...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
George III Hotel is superbly situated at the head of the magnificent Mawddach estuary.It said to be one of the most beautiful in europe.In the Hamlet of Penmaenpool. The main Hotel was built in 1650 and was once a ships chandlers serving the flourishing boat building industry until around 1890 when it was converted into the Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about George III Hotel

Address: On the Mawddach Estuary, Penmaenpool, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 1YD, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Dolgellau > Penmaenpool
Price Range: ₹ 6,575 - ₹ 8,478 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — George III Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
George Iii Hotel Penmaenpool
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“ask for a room with a view - there are some rooms at the back of the hotel which have none and really the view is important”
 of 5 bubbles rin1952, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 12 is the suite overlooking the estuary and has great views”
 of 5 bubbles Cheshirecamper, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The suite is great if you can manage the stairs. Plenty of room with a splendid view.”
 of 5 bubbles 903janh, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't go in the first place.”
 of 5 bubbles ninandsim, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book a room in the old station rooms”
 of 5 bubbles nickwL4609QE, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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