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    George Borrow Hotel

    A44, Ponterwyd, Aberystwyth SY23 3AD, Wales
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
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    • Average13%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible2%
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    “george borrow” (23 reviews)
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    Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Booked this hotel for my son's graduation, as it was literally the only hotel left. We arrived and were checked in through a serving hatch and directed to room seven on the top floor, we climbed the threadbare carpeted stairs ignoring the odd smell that...More

    Thank francesnolan
    Response from Robin and Karen A, Owner at George Borrow HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Mrs Goossens. We are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us, there are a few points that we DO NOT agree with in your review. (1) The Stair and Landing and Bedroom carpets are NOT threadbare they are only 12 to...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Very pretty location, staff were hospitable and helpful.Evening meal and breakfast were ok.Room was clean but shower/toilet very small.Generally hotel needed to be updated and tidied up. Generally hotel has a lovely location but needs some TLC.More

    Thank ghawdex2015
    Response from Robin and Karen A, Owner at George Borrow HotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you for staying with us. and for your comments. We are sorry that you feel our shower rooms are small, but we are a 17th century building, with all the unusual features that this brings. once again thank you for staying with us and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My partner and I stayed here for one night whilst on a long weekend motor biking around Wales. We very much enjoyed our stay at this hotel due to the lovely family that run the place. Everybody was very friendly, warm and welcoming. In the...More

    Thank Leane30
    Response from Robin and Karen A, Owner at George Borrow HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your review. I am glad you liked the locals to, they can make the night more exciting. Best wishes

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked this outside of Aberystwyth because of the large number of people in town during the busy season. This was a real surprise where the room was nice and clean with al one could ask for. Positioned on a deep gorge with a nice...More

    Thank al_ditto
    Response from Robin and Karen A, Owner at George Borrow HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Thank you for staying with us and for your comments. We hope to see you again in the future. Should we be able to help with future booking please contact us on 01970890230 and we will endeavour to sort out your request. Once again...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A warm welcome awaits you and good home cooked food. Only twenty minutes easy drive from Aberystwyth, this 17th century hotel offers all the comforts of home. The hotel is situated on the Aberystwyth side of the Plynlimon mountains in stunning countryside. You arrive as...More

    Thank TravelhappyEngland
    Response from Robin and Karen A, Owner at George Borrow HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. and hope to see you again soon, Should we be able to help in any way in the future please call us on 01970890230 and we will endeavour to sort out your request. Once again...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    Simon L
    20 September 2016|
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    Response from hugh f | Reviewed this property |
    Yes my lads stayed in a twin room hope this helps
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    Pamela411
    6 September 2015|
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    Response from Maggie2shoes | Reviewed this property |
    there are no rooms are ground floor and not disabled friendly. Try centre of Aberystwyth Marine Hotel as they are dog friendly and do have lifts. Hope you get sorted. My labrador had difficulty getting upstairs as she has no... More
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    MitchEvs
    29 June 2015|
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    Response from pedrorblanco |
    Not in aber but about 10 miles east on the a44 road
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    "Excellent views from the back rooms."
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    "Rooms 1-6 are on the first floor likely to be higher with big windows, eg room 5,. Rooms 7-11 on the 2nd..."
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    "Room 9 was great for our needs, father and daughter."
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    "Room 3 is nice"
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