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Ocean Drive

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We have just got back from a two night's stay here and felt the need to post how wonderful our stay was. We were all made to feel very welcome - that's two adults, a soon to be 1 year old and a dog!!! The room was really comfy, roomie and had a lovely view. Breakfast was delicious and nothing...

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Llanelli
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely hotel. The good reviews were spot on. It said it was dog friendly and it certainly was. Lovely room and the breakfast was very good. Situated right on the front,a really short walk to the main street.

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Radfordsarah, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you again soon Kind regards Sarah and Glenn

Market Drayton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely guest house with a sea view in Barmouth. We stayed for a night on a tour of north Wales and loved it. The owners are very friendly and take time to talk and make you feel very welcome. We had a room with a sea view bay window. The room had everything we needed and the breakfast was...

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Radfordsarah, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, it was a pleasure to accommodate you both. There is plenty more to see in these parts so we hope you come back and see us soon. Kind regards Sarah and Glenn

Caldicot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely place to stay, nice rooms, wonderful breakfast,really friendly owners. Hope to go back soon, all bed and breakfast should be this good. It was our first visit to Barmouth we were not disappointed at all, and our dog really enjoyed the beach.

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Radfordsarah, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments. We are delighted you all enjoyed your stay with us in the newly renovated room and hope to see you again soon Regards Sarah and a Glenn

wales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wowzers we we're blessed to stay in room 7 a warm welcome by our hosts , we enjoyed a good chippy supper in the dolphin chippy , the accommodation is generous in size , comfy beds , good shower , beautiful breakfast served in a clean and neat dining room , a stones throw from the town and beach ....

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Radfordsarah, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review, the view from room 7 is stunning, we are are delighted you thought so too and enjoyed your stay. It was lovely to meet you both. Looking forward to seeing you again - hopefully November with your family or before if we make it up to Anglesey.

Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Ocean Drive this weekend having found it on the web, as a last minute booking. What a fantastic bed and breakfast.....it was absolutely spotlessley clean and smelt so lovely! Very clean and fresh throughout the whole house, our bedroom was really nice with a fantastic sea view and the bed was very comfortable. Lots of nice little...

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Radfordsarah, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review, we are delighted you both enjoyed your stay with us and found Ocean Drive to be clean and comfortable. We hope to see you again very soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was one of the best b n bs we have ever stayed in or the best, myself and my partner were very impressed with our recently refurbished room, the breakfast was really delicious, it is centrally located just a short stroll away from the shops and amenities, the hosts were really friendly and welcoming, we will certainly be staying...

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Radfordsarah, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post a lovely review, it was a pleasure to meet you both and are pleased you enjoyed your stay and the full cooked breakfast. We are delighted you liked our recently renovated room, maybe the one at the front with the sea view when you visit your friend next?

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned home after spending two nights at Ocean Drive. Highly recommend this B & B - the room was very spacious and spotless. Breakfast was good and the hosts Sarah and Glen were very friendly. We will stay here again. Ken & Shirley Marshall

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Radfordsarah, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure to meet you both and we are delighted you enjoyed your stay!! Hopefully we'll have a sea view room for you next visit Regards Sarah and Glenn

Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of staying at Ocean Drive in picturesque Barmouth on a weekend watching Rallying in the Snowdonia National Park. Sarah & Glenn were very welcoming to our whole rally team and made the stay very pleasurable. I was a late addition with my two daughters and they sorted me a lovely family room and nothing was too much...

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Radfordsarah, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to accommodate you, your very polite daughters and the Rally team, we're delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope to have room when you come to Barmouth again Regards Sarah and Glenn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I would like to say a big thank you to the wonderful owners of Ocean Drive, the warm and friendly welcome we received was second to none. Our family room was perfect, spotless and spacious, comfortable beds and large bathroom, a brilliant stay was had by all. Our breakfast was beautiful, fresh and filling, absolutely delicious!!! Our hosts were...

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Glenn R, Owner at Ocean Drive, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments it was a pleasure to host you and your family and look forward to your return......waffles on the specials again for the children Kind regards Sarah and Glenn

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ocean Drive is a comfortable friendly guest house ideally located across from Barmouth Sands and on the edge of Snowdonia National Park. We are a two minute walk from the town centre and the railway station. We have two dog friendly rooms and a downstairs room for those who find stairs difficult. Come and sample our excellent breakfasts and daily breakfast specials. We are walker and cyclist friendly too. We offer a packed lunch and washing/drying service. Parking is available outside of Ocean Drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Drive

Address: 5 Marine Parade, Barmouth LL42 1NA, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Gwynedd > Barmouth
Price Range: $102 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean Drive 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Just ask about sea view room.”
481malb, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“sea view room bigger than most.worth the extra money”
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“we stayed in room 10 which is newly furnished and decorated and has a fantastic view of the beach”
aimeegilb, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 great seaview.”
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“Front room with sea view.”
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