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Wye Knot Stop

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Builth Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This has turned in to our regular place to eat. The food was a real surprise - really tasty - beautifully cooked meals at an amazing price. Lovely cakes and coffee and a really friendly welcoming atmosphere. The main room is warm and cozy with a log burner lit in the winter and there is always good music on in...

Thank Louise_and_Dave39
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights with my best friend and her 3 year old. We all had a hugely positive experience; top notch kind and genuine service from our hosts, absolutely delicious breakfasts (dietary requirements met), very clean and comfortable room and both Jonathan and Paula clearly enjoy helping you get the best from your visit. We'll be back...

Thank niceplaceseeker
Management response:

Many thanks for you lovely comments and for having chosen us in this area. We hope that next time you can continue to explore and enjoy this beautiful area. We wish you all the best. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards. Jonathan and Paola

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place. Friendly and welcoming. The food is out of this world. I have been here several times, and can honeslty say that this is the best cafe in the area. Be it breakfast, lunch, tea or just a coffee and cake. I strongly recommend if your passing pop in you'll love it xxx

Thank Tina G
Management response:

Thank you very much for such a lovely comment. We are very happy that you and all your family like to come here and enjoy the food and that they feel comfortable with us. We are pleased to see you always. We hope to see you soon, kind regards, Jonathan and Paola.

Brecon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Was off shopping to Brecon and thought we would try out the revamped Why Knot Stop. Plenty of parking, great welcome and super food and drink. I had a beef cobble with a cheese scone on top..... gorgeous. They have coalhouse coffee too which is really nice.

Thank NicCJ
Management response:

Thank you for so lovelys comments and photos. We are very happy that you have enjoyed the food, for us it is a real pleasure and satisfaction to do our work and know that people like it. We hope to see you again very soon, again thank you. Jonathan and Paola.

North Wales, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Food is so good, all freshly cooked and generous portions. Service is attentive and friendly. Have been here a few times on my way to and from South Wales and back home to North Wales. Very cosy with a log burner - give it a try you won't regret it!

Thank JanisO1950
Management response:

Thank you very much for your comments, it makes us improve our service with optimism and pleasure. We are happy that you enjoyed everything . sincerely. Jonathan and Paola. kind regards

Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We went in for a coffee yesterday and stayed three hours! I have been here before and Sue the last proprietor was wonderful. I have to say the new owners are doing this establishment justice. They were so welcoming and attentive the food is excellent, especially for the reasonable prices. I went there with a friend who is wonderful but...

Thank Claire B
Management response:

Thank you for your lovely comments. We are so happy you enjoyed your time here. We are trying our best to keep up the previous owners good work and please both the local and passing guests, so are very happy you like what we are doing. We look forward to your next visit, best regards Paola and Jonathan

Neath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights on business and were overwhelmed by the welcome and quality of the hospitality. The room was well equipped and spotlessly clean. The breakfast was of a very high quality with outstanding coffee. We shall be back. Many thanks.

Thank Geraint Hywel W
Management response:

Thank you for such kind words. We do try to ensure we make everybody's stay as comfortable as possible, and we hope to see you back next year.

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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped at the Wye Knot with friends for one night. Rooms were good. Jonathan and Paola really looked after us. Had an early dinner, soup and pork which, which was very tasty, accompanied by some inexpensive, good quality wine. Breakfast, which was included in the room rate was a choice of cereals, including a good muesli, followed by a hearty...

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Management response:

Thank you for your lovely comments, this helps us to improve our service and to serve with more pleasure and enthusiasm. We are so pleased you and your friends enjoyed your stay with us and we really hope to see you again. Best regards Paola and Jonathan

Haslemere, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I stayed overnight (with my dog) in mid-October 2016. I was made really welcome by Jonathan and Paula, the room was lovely, there was fresh milk as well as UHT for making drinks with, plus a slice of the most delicious cake. The bed & bedding was great, so I slept well. Breakfast was really excellent, cereal, full-english fried meal,...

Thank Mark R
Management response:

Thank you for your lovely comments, it makes our hard work worth while. We are so pleased you and your dog enjoyed your stay with us and we really hope to see you again in the near future. Best regards Paola and Jonathan

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Run by an incredibly cheerful couple, our party of eight enjoyed generous portions of delicious food and excellent coffee. Despite our large group and a number of other customers, we were served swiftly. Will definitely visit again.

1Thank 360cherry
Management response:

Thank you very much for your comments, this helps us to improve our service and to serve with more pleasure and enthusiasm. We look forward to you again soon Wye Knot Stop. thanks, again. Kind Regards. Paola.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wye Knot Stop is a Cafe in the centre of the village of Llyswen some 8 miles from Brecon and the famous Brecon Beacons National Park, 8 miles from the renowed Book town of Hay-on-Wye and 11 miles from Builth Wells and the Agricultural Showground. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wye Knot Stop

Address: Llyswen LD3 0UR, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Llyswen
Price Range: $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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