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The Hand Hotel

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Room & Suite (61)
Dining (47)


Standing above a beautiful stretch of the River Dee close to the centre of the pretty market town of Llangollen. The Hand Hotel with its stunning riverside garden, old world charm, ample free parking and home cooked food from our popular restaurant, is ideal for romance, for families, and groups, whether private or business, as well as for your wedding or conference.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Room service
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Centrally Located
Historic Hotel


Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
46Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
16Attractionswithin 0.5 km
100Room tips
Traveller rating
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On a vacation through Ireland, Wales, England, and Germany found us in Chirk at The Hand Hotel. Cute little place in the center of town, about 1/4 mile walk from the train platform. Checking in was painless and the staff pleasant. Room is typical European traditional logging,
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It has river views but I didn't get one. Not a problem as I spent most time out of the room. Rooms have a slightly dated feel but my single room was very spacious and had a very comfortable bed. The booklet says the latest freeview channels but only BBC1 was of watchable quality
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A group of 14 of us stayed at this hotel over the weekend. The hotel is beautifully situated with fabulous views of the river. My room was lovely clean and spacious. Breakfast was a choice of traditional English and continental. We stayed at the restaurant on the Saturday
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Great location right by the river in the centre of town. The room was just about adequate, had very old fashioned dark furniture and a small dingy bathroom. The water pressure was terrible and we had a long wait for hot water. Plenty of parking and friendly staff. Breakfast was
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The Hand Hotel is the most atmospheric hotel I've been to! With a stay at this Llangollen hotel, you'll be steps from Llangollen Bridge and a 5-minute walk from Llangollen Scenic Railway. As for the Hotel itself, there are some points why I liked it: 1. It's old and haunted 2.
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Older heater but did the job perfectly well.
Single room
Will the bar be open on Christmas night and will it be open to the public
I would think so but ring thw hotel direct im sure they will asvisw you better
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Does the hotel have a bed bug infestation?
No not at all/. We read a review of someone who said they were bitten by bed buts in a certain room but its not true as far as we know. The hotel was clean and we had no problems at all.
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Does the hotel have a bed bug infestation?
No far it, this is such a lovely hotel, no complaints
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We stayed in a first floor room with a double bed. I cannot remember the room number but our bed was lovely and soft and we had a terrific view of the river and Dinas Bran 😀
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"Front rooms have river views."
"Best views at front"
"Ask to see your room before you pay and if not happy - COMPLAIN"
"Only had lunch"
"Front rooms onto Church road are good in the early week very quiet, Air con unit noise was a bit annoying"
US$77 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomWalesNorth WalesLlangollen
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