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Reviewed 31 August 2016

A fantastic place to stay. Excellent accommodation in a beautifully furnished suite, with lovely gardens and surrounding countryside. Very friendly hosts who go out of their way to be helpful. Attention to detail is outstanding.

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We had the most wonderful and relaxing stay here. The room had everything we needed and more. We enjoyed playing croquet in the garden and exploring the picturesque local area. Richard was an exceptionally friendly and welcoming host and we look forward to returning again!

Thank Rob A
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

A huge 'thank you' to Richard, Huw and Carol. We came here to relax and chill out in a beautiful part of Wales and Penbontbren was the icing on the cake. The suite was so comfortable and the attention to detail was second to none. The breakfasts were delicious and we loved the use of the locally sourced products such...

Thank MoyPete
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have just spent 2 nights in the garden suite and loved it. Everything was lovely and the attention to detail was exceptional. I had a delicious vegetarian breakfast each morning , and Richard suggested places for us to visit during our stay. The gardens are beautiful and sitting outside our suite was so peaceful , you...

Thank zolarat
Ashton-under-Lyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Can't thank you all enough for an wonderful couple of nights. Both me and my partner fell in love with your location and approach to service. The garden room is quaint luxurious and perfect to unwind. Coming from central manchester we are used to noise and hustle. This was such a tranquil treat. The staff were all absolutely focused on...

Thank Bob S
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We visited here with our 2 dogs for 5 nights in one of the luxury suites. It is in a truly lovely countryside setting yet only a 5 minute drive from the beach. The suites are spacious with all you could need and spotlessly clean. Breakfast was delicious with lovely fresh local ingredients. Richard, Huw and Carol were exceptionally friendly...

Thank NewcastleLil
Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016

First visit to Penbontbren and West Wales. We had a wonderful time.Penbrontbren should not really be classed as a B&B it is far superior.A self contained cottage, six top notch suites and a separate garden suite in which we stayed for three nights. Everything was faultless, White Co. linen and toiletries, well stocked mini fridge and welcome tray. Breakfast is...

1Thank Nick G
Studley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We recently spent 6 days at Penbontbren and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. The accommodation, overall quality, idyllic secluded gardens make Penbontbren a superb and unique base to explore the wonderful Cardigan coastline from. It is expertly run by Richard, Huw and Carol who provide efficient, courteous and helpful service in every respect. The top quality breakfast served in a...

Thank paulgoode21
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is a lovely B&B - the rooms are very spacious (all of them have a bedroom, a sitting room as well as a little patio). The breakfast is amazing and most things on the menu are locally sourced. Richard is also fantastic at providing recommendations for nice walks in the area as well as restaurants. There is also a...

Thank 990laura
Remalard, France
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The place is very quiet while remaining close to the sea shore by car. Style is modern but the suites are vey well designed. Breakfast is excellent and offers a luxury and relaxing start for the day. Congratulations

Thank Pierre-Emmanuel C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Penbontbren has been described as the definitive luxury bed and breakfast. Penbontbren's suites are all newly refurbished with King or Super king beds, private terraced gardens and are suites with seperate sitting rooms. Direct dial telephone, i pod docking station, flat screen tv, filter coffee machine, iron and board are just some of the ameneties provided. Winner of the Good Hotel Guide's prestigious Cesar award, Penbontbren has been awarded 5 star and the Gold award from Visit Wales, and has also been entered into the respected Johansen's guide and Alastaire Sawday's special places to stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Penbontbren Luxury Bed and Breakfast

Address: Penbontbren | Nr. Cardigan, Glynarthen SA44 6PE, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Ceredigion > Glynarthen
Price Range: RM469 - RM774 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Penbontbren Luxury Bed and Breakfast 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms are perfect they have views of gardens”
 of 5 bubbles suzyqbridgend, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Beautiful room with a fantastic bed”
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“All suites are the same standard”
 of 5 bubbles J7873AHchrisb, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go for a garden suite with private balcony overlooking lovely gardens.”
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“Downstairs with access onto the gardens”
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