We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Emlyn Arms

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Emlyn Arms
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

35 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 34: English reviews
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here with two friends for the night as we were celebrating my wife's birthday at the nearby Wrights. It is a great place to stay. The bedrooms are clean, well presented with nice views of the countryside. The breakfast was good; it was nice to be offered veggie sausages and the eggs were cooked just as we had...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steve W
Stonehouse, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a night on the way to the Carmarthen Flea & Collectables Fair. There are two rooms here in an annex opened in 2012. Our room (number 1) was well appointed including plenty of plug sockets (need loads of them these days), well heated and very clean. The bathroom had a nice power shower. We had dinner...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank senga1001
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We had a holiday cottage in the village and went for the Wednesday evening Steak & a sweet for £10. Very good value. Food well cooked and tasty. Nice friendly service. Great log burner too. Highly recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MCloud9
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Poorly prepared food. Poor service. Long waiting time. Will not be going back. The real ale on offer had gone off. The cider on offer took ages to pour. The meal was split into two halves as the chef couldn't cope with a group of eight. The food was very bland and overpriced for what was served

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ace'd M
Caersws, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

A typical Welsh village roadside pub with good home-made food, good beer and good company. Renowned locally for cheesecake! Ideally located for visiting the National Botanic Garden of Wales, Aberglasney Heritage Garden and Carmarthen the county town of Carmarthenshire. I actually stayed in August 2015 but the options didn't go back that far so I plumped for September.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank auntielin
Llandeilo, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This very characterful pub in the delightful village of Llanarthney (near Carmarthen) is well worth a visit. The decor is very eclectic - partly oldy worldly beams and a pool table, mixed with statement wallpaper - the whole being spotlessly clean.The landlady, Mel, is very welcoming. She offers a typical pub menu with the food home cooked and therefore worth...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Howard J
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Service was excellent and the food was brilliant. Went on a Wednesday night and got steak and a treat for £10. Best £10 I've ever spent!! Nutella cheesecake just made my evening, absolutely perfect. Quite bad that I now go every other Wednesday, the staff can't do enough to help.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank rhys y
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Had a wonderful night stay at the Emlyn Arms on the 7th May. They only have 2 rooms but they are extremely comfortable, spotlessly clean and very quiet. The food was amazing we had a wonderful meal in the evening washed down with a couple of locally brewed pints, but be careful of the full english breakfast, which was also...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank William W
Carmarthen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Steak, home made chips etc, with a home made dessert the Nuttela cheesecake is out of this world, Wednesday night steak and dessert £10, great value.we have been there 5 times and return with friends.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Alex Y
Congleton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This b&b is fantastic, we were staying as we were at a wedding in the area. We had requested an early check and when we arrived at 12.30 the room was ready, the owner helped us with a taxi and showed us to the room. The room had everything you need and was clean and modern. The shower was brilliant,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank RuthandDan2015

14 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (9)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Other (1)

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Emlyn Arms, Llanarthne has undergone major refurbishment to create 2 new en-suite bedrooms with zip and link beds. We serve bar meals, can cater for up to 55 people in the newly decorated restaurant where Sunday carvery is served.Beer garden, smoking shelter and ample parking at the rear of the public house. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emlyn Arms

Address: Llanarthney SA32 8JE, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Carmarthenshire > Llanarthney
Number of rooms: 2
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Emlyn Arms reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Emlyn Arms staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Bristol, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Emlyn Arms staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“There are only few rooms and I suspect they are very similar.”
 of 5 bubbles auntielin, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Have not stayed here but both rooms look equally good”
 of 5 bubbles howardj491, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Only has 2 rooms - 1 X double & 1 X twin (both lovely)”
 of 5 bubbles Bellecat_12, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“there are only two booking rooms but well worth a visit”
 of 5 bubbles rode645, 2 May 2015 | Read review
“We had Room 2 at the back overlooking fields which was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles rayp553, 18 May 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay