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Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel

5.2 km from Oswestry centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Rhydycroesau | Oswestry, Oswestry SY10 7JD, England
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great New Year celebrations again at Pen-y-Dyffryn - we have been to this event for the last eleven years and find it unbeatable. To us New Year always seemed a disappointment after the Christmas mayhem until we found this hotel with its comfortable and seemingly effortless hospitality. Beautifully situated and with much local scenery to be enjoyed from the very...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I selected this small, characterful country house hotel as a surprise destination for my husband's birthday. He loves hill-walking - which can be done from the door - and and we both value comfort, peace and quiet, and good food. The family-run hotel is nestled into the hillside, overlooking a small valley marking the boundary (frontier!) between England and Wales....

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Mold, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A welcome return visit. Staff couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. The accommodation in the Rectors room was spotless, warm and comfortable, giving a delightful peaceful nights sleep. The food was beautifully cooked using fresh local produce. I'm sure we will be back again.

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Thank willp123789
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic place to go for a relaxing weekend recharging the batteries. The hotel is situated in a beautiful setting and has a lovely homely feel to it, with the most welcoming of staff and delicious food. All in all a great weekend break.

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Thank SME1960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for the weekend and the staff could not be nicer! The food was delicious every night with the menu changing everyday! Our room had a spa bath and was very nicely decorated. Also the complimentary cream tea and scones on arrival was a nice touch! We will be back soon!

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Thank BKY16
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Following a recommendation from a colleague to visit this hotel we arrived to find a hotel that some would say was quirky, but I would say was tired, dusty and full of items procured from second hand shops. I understand that dogs are allowed in this establishment, and our bedroom was testament to that with dirty bottomed net curtains in...

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Miles H, Owner at Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel, responded to this review

Very sad to read your review. Previous reviewers on Tripadvisor appear to beg to differ. I would strongly dispute the hotel is tired and dusty, not even quirky. And I can assure you that absolutely none of our produce is frozen - we make all our own bread every single day, and absolutely none of our vegetables are frozen, ever....

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delightful little hotel, in peaceful settings, full of character, excellent food and warm welcomes. We stayed for a small work group team build and were made to feel so welcome. Our dogs loved being able to join us around the fire and on a beautiful walk despite the cold and mud of January. The meals were simply lovely....

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Thank Ness1976
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent location for a quality country house break for walking or touring numerous interesting places.First class service,excellent food,and lovely log fires for a great welcome at a privately owned hotel for a winter break .

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Thank DRB201444
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this hotel 16 years ago with 2 very young children. Nothing was too much effort and we were all made very welcome and the children accommodated well. We decided to revisit for a special wedding anniversary, without the children, and found that it was the same wonderful place. The staff were friendly and efficient, everything seemed to run...

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Thank Alison G
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had been there before but in Summer 2015. We were really looking forward to a New Yer celebration there. And we were not disappointed. From the welcome and helpfulness of the staff, to the wonderful food, and not forgetting the camaraderie of the other guests, it was a very memorable experience.

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Miles H, Owner at Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel, responded to this review

Glad you had a great time - so did we! Hope you and yours have a wonderful 2017 and find time to visit us again. Best wishes Miles

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Midway between Shrewsbury and Chester this beautiful silver-stone Georgian rectory is set in stunning hill scenery. In five acres of grounds, the Hotel offers unobtrusive hospitality, first-class food and an easy-going atmosphere guaranteeing that "away-from-it-all" feeling. Some bedrooms have private patios others have spa baths. Good Hotel Guide Country Hotel of the Year and Johansens Best Value Award. Two AA Food Rosettes. Great walking from the front door &€“ close Powis Castle and Erdigg (N.T.) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel

Address: Rhydycroesau | Oswestry, Oswestry SY10 7JD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Oswestry
Price Range: $161 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Most rooms in house have lovely garden views. Outside Coach House rooms best in summer as well -positioned to enjoy sunsets.”
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“I was in the outside lodges which were warm, comfy and had great views”
 of 5 bubbles Ness1976, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
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