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rhondda cynon taf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On first impression i thought the place was a little tired , the bedroom furniture was'nt quite to my taste but it was a lovely big room and it was spotless , the bed was really comfortable and the sheets was the whitest i have seen . We had a evening meal and breakfast at the restaurant , it was...

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Gosport
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We went to the Carlton riverside for a 2 night mini break. The hotel is small but has a great atmosphere and the service was second to none. Luke the chef and partner in the business is exceptional and treated us to a 5 course taster menu which was probably the best food we have ever had. The rooms are...

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Buckley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Down in South Wales we decided to stay over for the night at this hotel.My wife being a chef wanted to try the menu.Food was outstanding,service was excellent.Room was good,bed comfy,what more do you want.Going to book another stay soon.

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I paid our fourth visit to the Carlton Riverside on Halloween weekend and were suprised to be greeted by Mystique! We were last to be seated for which Rosie (Mystique) apologised but it was fine as we were in no hurry and looking forward to a relaxing evening. The food and service were excellent and a couple...

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We booked a second visit to this restaurant with rooms expecting a lovely weekend of food and wine within the peaceful location of mid Wales. On arrival Rosie (We heard that was her name as she did not introduce herself) arrived in slippers and started by saying the room that we had booked was mistakenly given to another couple. We...

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Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Received a one night stay as a gift. We were a little apprehensive due to some of the previous reviews here on TripAdvisor. We were very warmly greeted on arrival by the young lady now running the place, and shown to our room. Yes the building is a little tired but the room was clean with a comfortable bed and...

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Blackpool
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had a meal with friends in the restaurant overlooking the river . The service was excellent . The meal was absolutely outstanding , every course was first class, and a delight to the tastebuds, all four of us could not fault anything. Definitely eat here again .thankyou Rosie and Luke you are doing an excellent job .

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Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We stayed for one night with friends at the Carlton Riverside on their Gourmet Break package. The food could not be faulted, neither could the wines that came with each course. We were sat at the window table which afforded great views over the river. Nothing was too much trouble - my husband has to follow a gluten free diet...

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Burton On Trent
Reviewed 25 August 2016

As Jeff M wrote previously the website is totally inaccurate and the place very disappointing. The Carlton Riverside is very tired, other than the restaurant. This appears to have had a face lift. My husband and I booked the 2 nights stay with a Buy a Gift voucher and were allowed to stay so long as we ate both nights...

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Reviewed 13 August 2016

For a start the website is totally inaccurate and the place is living off past glories. It is dirty, tired and in need of a complete overhaul. The food is good but nothing special, the restaurant is dirty and service painfully slow. The bar was covered in dirty glasses, the entrance hall and lounge smelt stale and the young couple...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Carlton Riverside

Address: Llanwrtyd Wells LD5 4ST, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Llanwrtyd Wells
Price Range: $69 - $71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carlton Riverside 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Oriental room is the biggest room”
 of 5 bubbles GosportChris, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The Oriental room is spacious with a 6 foot comfortable bed. It is badly in need or refurbishment”
 of 5 bubbles Julie081, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The hotel faces onto a busy main road so try and get a room to the side/rear.”
 of 5 bubbles RogerBlackdown, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 1, good”
 of 5 bubbles StuartSmall100, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Avoid this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Mcfudgell, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
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