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Gron
Reviewed 15 August 2016

+ Slightly more expensive than other B&Bs but well worth it. Place was a palace with spacious rooms. Big bathroom, and everything clean as well. Kind people too. Restaurant nearby by same owners, also recommended. Good location and value for money. - No downsides.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Difficult to fault any aspect of our stay. The room was lovely, lots of space, clean, nicely decorated and private without being seclusive. Food was also really good. Excellant evening meal, vegetarian options, real ale and a hearty breakfast. A perfect start to day 1 of Offa's Dyke.

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Thank Paul E
Chesham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The twin rooms were very small, just two beds, a tv on the wall and two bedside tables; no room to put 2 small cases and in particular there was no mirror in the room. The electric sockets were hard to reach, being behind the beds. The bathroom was nice and there was at least a lighted mirror. We were...

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Thank Madmother21
Auburn, California
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Atmospheric! Open beams, huge bathroom, supremely comfortable bed in the "Tolland" room. Pub incredibly lively; well-served pints of Hereford Pale Ale. Excellent restaurant with some tasty Mexican-style selections. Staff could not be more welcoming. Wonderful base for Offa's Dyke Path. Knighton is a gem, and the Horse & Jockey is the place to be.

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Thank Linda Y
Llanelli, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Our accommodation was the cottage, an old outbuilding converted into an on-suite room with original low oak beams. Breakfast offered a good range from toast to full Welsh. The evening menu in the restaurant was extensive and the food was well presented and delicious with a good choice of wines to complement it. All staff were friendly and welcoming with...

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Thank Keith D
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This was my first stay at the Horse & Jockey and I was a little disappointed. Fantastic breakfast and very friendly landlady. However, my bedroom did need attention - great bathroom but frayed towels, bed uncomfortable and light bulbs blown. Bed side light probably had a loose wire as it would go on and off when the wire was touched....

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surrey
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Stayed recently for a couple nights while biking Transcambrian. Food was great and the general atmosphere in the bar very welcoming. Rooms clean but small. One problem was an issue with the water pressure when several people were showering/bathing at same time. nevertheless would recommend for a cheap overnight. Note, no parking. Although spaces nearby.

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Thank grifjl
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights while walking Offa's Dyke, a convenient base with easy access to the route on foot, by bus and taxi. Spacious and comfortable bedroom and bathroom. Enjoyed local cider in the cosy bar before hearty, well-cooked food from the varied menu. Breakfast equally good. Great staff - friendly, attentive and helpful. We really enjoyed being...

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1Thank Jess_O1961
Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2015

My wife and I stayed for one night whilst attending a wedding. The rooms at this historic inn have been upgraded with modern bathrooms, albeit not of the highest quality. The standard of room cleanliness was not up to expectations and it smelt quite musty. The beds, like the bathrooms are not top quality and creaked badly. The staff were...

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Thank Stephen W
Wales
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Stayed for one night in August. Met up with family members and arrived just before lunch. A warm welcome, quick and efficient check in and very comfortable rooms. The food and the service is excellent and we would definitely stay here again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
14th Century Coaching Inn run by the same family since 1989. The Horse and Jockey Inn offer two Bars, Restaurant and 8 Ensuite B & B Rooms all positioned around a south facing Courtyard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Horse & Jockey Inn

Address: Wylcwm Place | Station Road, Knighton LD7 1AE, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Knighton
Price Range: ₹ 7,043 - ₹ 7,177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“The Tollant King Double was the room which best suited our love of period furnishing and is quite large.”
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“Double rooms have very large k9ng size beds .”
 of 5 bubbles allyson589, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pub & its courtyard lively; rooms are upstairs facing the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles 635LindaY, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The cottage is an excellent choice as it is above a store room, other rooms are above the restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles keithd610, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms are twin beds - ask specifically if you need a double.”
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