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The Hollybush Inn and Restaurant

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The Hollybush Inn, Dreathen, Nr Lower Machen, NP108GB In the centre of the conservation area of Dreathen, Draethen NP10 8GB Wales See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewslovely atmospherewell worth a visitlovely country pubgenerous portionssunday lunchpotatoesnew ownerscurryselection of beerssunny daywonderful mealreal alebar mealsroaring firebe visiting againlambwarm welcome
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Under new owners who have worked hard to tidy the place up as it used to be a lovely old pub but a bit shabby when previous owners had it. Bar could do with a bit more of a makeover but to be fair it...More

Thank Lisa E
Response from Debbie B, Manager at The Hollybush Inn and RestaurantResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for your review Lisa. I'm so glad you can see we are making improvements. You are right- we are trying to do things a little bit at a time and when we took over a year ago everything needed doing!! We took...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Hollybush last Sunday for lunch and we had a lovely meal. The staff were excellent taking extra care with my dad who had been unwell and they couldn’t do enough for us. Definitely will be visiting again.

Thank FitzFamily23
Response from Debbie B, Manager at The Hollybush Inn and RestaurantResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met up with friends of my husband who had not seen each other for over 50 years. Owners and staff were extremely accommodating. Had a roast lunch and was great value. Bit of confusion re our staying there. Room was in much older quarters and...More

Thank valma p
Response from Debbie B, Manager at The Hollybush Inn and RestaurantResponded 2 weeks ago

It was lovely to meet you both and your reunion in our upstairs restaurant was amazing. We would have loved for you to stay but Brenda had booked you in elsewhere for the night. Never mind, you got to have somewhere to rest during the...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and were very disappointed. We booked via hotels.com and the photographs there are not true to reality. The room is tired with black mould on the walls, it is poorly single glazed, there were a lot of cobwebs and...More

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Response from Debbie B, Manager at The Hollybush Inn and RestaurantResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the time you took to review your stay. Unfortunately, both owners were away on holiday when you stayed and as you booked on the day you were staying staff did their best to accomodate you. The room was clean as I text...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

Having been for a walk in the sunshine we decided to go for a drink.I have passed The Hollybush many times through work so we headed there.As soon as we walked in we felt a welcoming atmosphere and the people who were eating seemed to...More

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Response from Debbie B, Manager at The Hollybush Inn and RestaurantResponded 3 weeks ago

We look forward to seeing you again soon. The walks around the pub certainly are beautiful. I am glad you enjoyed your visit.

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Located between Newport and Cardiff, the Hollybush offers self contained country pub accommodation, convenient for many major sporting events and with easy access to both Cardiff and Newport. Our aim is to ...More offer a high standard of service and to accommodate you in a friendly and hospitable atmosphere. Rooms at the Hollybush are spacious giving you a place to relax and feel at home. Food is available from our fantastic menu, and both the accommodation and the pub are dog friendly. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
1
Price range
US$84 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Caerphilly County > Draethen
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
1
Price range
US$84 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Caerphilly County > Draethen
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look on line they are sample menus and get changed every week
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"No idea as visited restaurant !!!!!!"
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"Sit near the open fire if you can."
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"Great place to eat with or without Dogs."
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"Room directly under the restaurant is not good for people who wants to go to bed earlier, you can hear every..."
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