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The Ivy Bush Royal Hotel

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“coach party”(14 reviews)
“afternoon tea”(19 reviews)
“buffet style”(7 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is very central. We were able to walk into the centre of Carmarthen in 5 minutes. The hotel is very dated and needs modernised. The room was basic but clean. We were only staying for one night and did not eat a meal at...More

Thank LMcG76
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dreary, dull, dire, dirty, noisy, the food was food inedible, this is probably the worst place I have ever stayed in ever ! The car park was so over crowded, Shockingly bad unkept and uninterested staff, I’ll sleep on a park bench next time. The...More

2  Thank Dr Martyn c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here in June 2017 and although the hotel is on the outskirts of Camarthen it is a great location. Plenty of parking with disabled facilities. Rooms were fine and staff were great. Did not have lunch or dinner but breakfast was excellent.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My elderly parents were looking forward to their christmas dinner at the Ivy Bush but were greatly disappointed at the quality of the food after having quite decent food there in the recent past including a week last Sunday. At £120 for 2 people which...More

1  Thank Eirwen73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a bar lunch. The food was good but the service was great. The staff were polite, efficient and ever so helpful. The place was very busy and they were rushed off their feet so it was a feat to provide such individual service. Thank...More

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Breakfast included
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US$88 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Welshgirl5013
29 January 2017|
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I saw the lay out for afternoon tea and it looked very nice . We had too much on to try it.
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"Good lift which worked well; not too small and safe: doors stopped 'seeing' dog's tail in advance."
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"Avoid rooms over the Bar and Dinning areas as you can hear noise on part of the first floor, room on south..."
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"Back of hotel away from bar & road"
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"Ask for one of the newer rooms at the rear of the hotel."
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