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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Everything was fine with this hotel but can I suggest you give breakfast a miss, really not worth bothering. Lovely deck outside where we enjoyed the evening sunshine. Location easy to find and near the lovely Brecon Beacons.

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Thank Carol C
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Simply the best. The best carverry in Wales bar none It's a family favourite of ours mainly because of the quality of the food. The mash is to die for and its real potatoes not powder. So if like us you don't expect powder mash in your carverry you will enjoy it here

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Thank Gareth G
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We were very happy with the accommodation. Friendly staff. Everything you needed. Great dinning area.The roast dinners were very nice. Loved the Yorkshire pudding. Very clean. Plenty of parking area. We would defiantly recommend to any one.

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Fantastic service and a great atmosphere with very polite and friendly staff. I couldn't find any fault with this 3 star hotel and the power shower is the best I have ever used. I would highly recommend a stay here. A very good breakfast and a good price.

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Thank Pete1971N
Merthyr Tydfil
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Haven't been to the BESSEMER for a few years, but it's still as good as I remember!! Choice of 3 meats, lots of fresh cooked veg!! Good service and organisation!! Really enjoyed it!! Few different options for starters, and a dessert menu! Went for the 4.30pm sitting, very busy and loud in conservatory.

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Thank jasper23
caerphilly
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I pressed the bell at the deserted reception desk when I arrived but despite the sound of chattering voices heard behind nobody appeared for about 10 minutes. The swipe card that I was given for my room would not activate so I had to return again to the 'ghost' reception area. Again I pressed the bell and waited... and waited....

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2Thank williams076
london
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stayed here for before a walk of the Brecon Beacons. On arrival we waited a good 10 mins at reception before being greeted, not a great start. Hotel in general was dated and seemed a little unclean. Room was also very dated and the bathroom had a weird smell that I can only describe as a vomit like smell. Beds...

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Thank dannyboy87
Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Visited here a few times and the roast has always been good (aside from waiting to be told when your table should go up to queue for food). When visiting one evening and ordering chips etc however I didn't find the food vey nice and quite expensive too.

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Thank milky4185
Goodworth Clatford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016

stayed here for a night visiting relatives in wales room very clean complete with shower/bath &tv lift to bedrooms staff very nice & polite if you stay here you must try thier carvery its good will stay here again ideal for touring this village was the site of one of the famous steel works years ago lots of welsh history

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1Thank ihavebeenthere002
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

The bessemer is defo the best carvery in merthyr and for £10 it can't be beaten, staff are very friendly and always there to help with anything and also very helpful if you got a child with you the odder to carry your food over to your table for you 👍

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A brand new 20 bedroom family run hotel on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bessemer Hotel

Address: Hermon Close, Dowlais CF48 3DP, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Merthyr Tydfil > Dowlais
Price Range: $100 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bessemer Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“If you want a room with a view ask for one that starts with the prefix 21”
S3575ODmarkh, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rear rooms quieter”
dawnrees2016, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the front of the hotel.”
G868HTcarolc, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“front of hotel room is best great views of the valley town merthyr tydfil”
ihavebeenthere002, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“preferably in the front facing road down to Merthyr ,its good view to”
ladytravel2015, 27 May 2015 | Read review
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