Five historic hotels to visit in Wales

It’s not just beautiful views and nice linen that makes a good hotel, it’s the story behind it and the character as well.  So with that in mind, here are five historic hotels you have to visit in Wales from the Good Hotel Guide…

Five historic hotels to visit in Wales

1
Special offer
Gliffaes

Gliffaes - 'Explore Wales' Summer Special Offer

Crickhowell

‘Wonderfully located’ above the River Usk, this Victorian former vicar’s house has a ‘timeless quality’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • activities
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • romantic
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • tennis
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2
Special offer
Bodysgallen Hall and Spa

Bodysgallen Hall and Spa - Two-night 'Escape to the Country' Special Offer

Llandudno

‘Without exception the house and its antique contents are fabulous; it’s an absolute gem,’ wrote a long-term Guide reader after visiting the National Trust hotel overlooking Snowdonia.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
3
Castle Cottage

Castle Cottage

Harlech

On ‘one of the steepest, narrowest streets’ in a ‘town of sudden vistas’, just above the castle, this restaurant-with-rooms has been run by chef/patron Glyn Roberts and his wife, Jacqueline, since 1989.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • value
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wi-fi
  • restaurant_with_rooms
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4
Llangoed Hall

Llangoed Hall

Brecon

A romantic Jacobean mansion, first opened as a hotel in 1990 by the late Sir Bernard Ashley, remains home to his ‘fabulous collection of paintings, sculptures and antiques’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • wi-fi
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • gourmet
  • vegetarian_friendly

Five historic hotels to visit in Wales

1
Special offer
Gliffaes

Gliffaes - 'Explore Wales' Summer Special Offer

Crickhowell

‘Wonderfully located’ above the River Usk, this Victorian former vicar’s house has a ‘timeless quality’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • activities
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • romantic
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • tennis
10% discount voucher 25% voucher Upgrade voucher
2
Special offer
Bodysgallen Hall and Spa

Bodysgallen Hall and Spa - Two-night 'Escape to the Country' Special Offer

Llandudno

‘Without exception the house and its antique contents are fabulous; it’s an absolute gem,’ wrote a long-term Guide reader after visiting the National Trust hotel overlooking Snowdonia.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
3
Castle Cottage

Castle Cottage

Harlech

On ‘one of the steepest, narrowest streets’ in a ‘town of sudden vistas’, just above the castle, this restaurant-with-rooms has been run by chef/patron Glyn Roberts and his wife, Jacqueline, since 1989.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • value
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wi-fi
  • restaurant_with_rooms
10% discount voucher 25% voucher Upgrade voucher
4
Llangoed Hall

Llangoed Hall

Brecon

A romantic Jacobean mansion, first opened as a hotel in 1990 by the late Sir Bernard Ashley, remains home to his ‘fabulous collection of paintings, sculptures and antiques’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • wi-fi
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • gourmet
  • vegetarian_friendly

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    Last updated: November 12, 2018