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Aberthaw House Hotel

#3 of 5 Hotels in Barry
Certificate of Excellence
24/06/2017 25/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Currently staying here with my fiancé for my birthday and our 2 dogs. The hotel is amazing and certainly not what I was expecting considering the price is so reasonable. Our room is lovely and clean & the staff are so friendly! Made a fuss of our dogs and made us feel very welcome, we spent the evening in the...

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Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spend 2 nights in the lovely guest house. When we arrived there, we needed to ring the bell and the owner welcomed us. She gave us information about breakfast time and restaurant opening time. She lead us to our room. It was room number 3, on the first floor. It was a small room, but totally enough only to...

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for around eleven nights in Feb/ march. Helen is a star. Food is fantastic . Beer reasonably priced. Stopped in room five which was clean and comfortable. Would recommend this hotel to everyone. Looking forward to returning in the near future.

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Australia
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Stayed here whilst visiting relatives in the area and found it to be a very inviting and comfortable place to stay. The Owner Helen made our stay enjoyable and the staff are friendly. The room are clean and tidy and if you happen to get a top room floor you get a good view from your room. Location is ideal...

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Staff, Owners, food, cleanliness 5* We arrived on Saturday evening after visitng friends in Barry and the place was so welcoming and warm. We had a drink and some pizza in the bar which is wonderful. Room was lovely fab view of Barry. Extremely clean!!!! Breakfast was so nice wonderful and very happy at breakfast so great start to the...

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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2016

My wife and I stayed at this quaint hotel, from entering the door to checking out all staff were very friendly, to a point of to good to be true. We it wasn't, we could not fault it. Not that we were looking for faults as we were bust enjoying our stay. The room was spotless, the food was amazing...

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Sheffield
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Stayed at this hotel while visiting relatives in Cardiff. Impressed by all elements of the hotel from friendly owners/staff (it is very much a family run hotel) to food and to room size/cleanliness - the hotel also has a bar and serves tapas daily along with pizza, chips etc. Considering the price charged (around £65 per night per room) it...

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Such lovely hosts...who were upbeat, happy and funny. Huge breakfast and no shortage of toast. Would have loved to have sampled the tapas but couldn't wait for the five oclock opening of the restaurant. Beautiful walks locally and a fun fair for amusement!

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a two night stay here. We arrived earlier than expected but we were still checked in and welcomed with no mention of our timing. The room is lovely and clean with a nice comfy bed. They've put some thought into the little details such as hairdryer, iron, ironing board and toiletries which is always appreciated. The location...

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Helen R, Owner at Aberthaw House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us such fantastic feed back, we are so happy you enjoyed Dee's singing, we look forward to seeing you again in the future Helen and Dee

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised with this place. One of the best places i'v stayed Helen the landlady could not have been more helpful and friendly. The food was good and the pizza is to die for. The views from the hotel are very good being set high on the top of Barry .

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to ABERTHAW HOUSE HOTEL, the friendliest hotel in Barry. Set in the charming West End of Barry only 20 minutes from the M4. We have the ideal location for exploring South Wales, Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan. For those of you who are looking for accomodation in Barry for work, we are only 10 mins drive from Dow Corning, Barry Docks and all the industrial sites in the area. Also close by is Aberthaw Power Station and Lafage Cement works. You will be assured of a memorable stay in one of our en-suite rooms all with Digital TV, free Wi-Fi and complimentary tea/coffee. We are located within a 5 minute walk from the train station, meaning Cardiff Centre and all its attractions such as Millenium Stadium, is just a 20 minute journey. Also close by (4 miles) is Cardiff Wales International Airport. Relax in our newly refurbished Tapas bar with a beer or Segafredo coffee. You also have the choice to wine. We cater for business parties, families and couples. Long or short stay, you won't be disappointed. Please check out our facilities and services - we look forward to seeing you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aberthaw House Hotel

Address: 28 Porthkerry Road, Barry CF62 7AX, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Barry
Price Range: ₹ 5,137 - ₹ 6,232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Aberthaw House Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“1 floor was very quiet.”
csilluskaaa, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Tops floors have good views of Barry.”
DitchAustralia, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 9 had a great view!”
hannahg91, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If I go by the standard of our room, ( Number 1 ) then I am sure all the other rooms are of a good standard.”
SteveR655, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room No: 5 ...... if you are solo.”
O3786XGjamess, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
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