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The Monachty Arms is a small, individually run 8 bedroomed hotel situated in the holiday coastal town of Aberaeron on the beautiful west Wales coast 20 minutes south of Aberystwyth.Internationally noted for its fine original Georgian architecture, Aberaeron is equally famed for the brightly coloured houses which nestle sleepily round the picturesque harbour.The hotel is owned and operated to a high standard by the Welsh brewer, S A Brain and Company, known for high standards of comfort and customer care.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Public Wifi
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Centrally Located
Harbour View


Full view
51Somewhat walkable
Grade: 51 out of 100
21Restaurantswithin 1 km
2Attractionswithin 1 km
56Room tips
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  • English
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I and a colleague visited for a 2 night stay my room was cleanand comfortable but did not have a view. The shower was good, hot water and strong. We missed breakfast but evening meal was good, a friendly cook and Nicola at the bar. We joined in the quiz night, good atmosphere
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Response from Mina Z, Manager at Monachty
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you very much for such great review! I am glad that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again soon!
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One of the few places in Aberaeron where your dog is as welcome as you are. Received a deliciously warm welcome from Nicola and Cat. Had some great home cooked food. Mushrooms with stilton sauce - gorgeous. The hamburgers live up to their gourmet name and are char-grilled
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Response from Mina Z, Manager at Monachty
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you very much for such great review! I am glad to know that you have enjoyed your mushrooms and the burger, it was a pleasure having you here, i will make sure that Cat and Nicola get the recognition they deserve. Hope to see you again soon!
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Our 3rd visit now. Staff always very friendly & helpful. Accommodation very clean & tidy, with full amenities in room. The food in the restaurant very nice with good menu. Breakfast was lovely with a variety to choose from. Also dog friendly. Fully recommended
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Response from Mina Z, Manager at Monachty
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you very much for taking the time to leave feedback, we work very hard to ensure that all our valued guests are looked after. Hope to see you again soon!
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Brilliant location right by the harbour. Great for cliff top walks and the coastal path. Dog friendly. Very welcoming owners. Good food and plenty of choice of drinks. We had fantastic breakfast there too!
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Response from Mina Z, General Manager at Monachty
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your comments. The team will be thrilled to receive this feedback. We hope you will return soon Thank you Mina & The Team
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My partner and I visited the “hotel/ restaurant” earlier this month and stayed in the infamous Room 2. Upon arrival we ordered food and drinks downstairs which were average at best. Room 2 seemed adequate at first glance but became rather warm upon settling in. We opened the
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Response from Mina Z, Manager at Monachty
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review, please accept my apology for the experience you have had with us, these level of service is not acceptable and an investigation will be carried out with the concerned party. if you can please contact me directly on 01545570389 or email me on monachty@sabrain.com. as i will need more information from you on the date and server etc. Regards
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Smelly, grubby pull-cord for lights
Smelly, mouldy shower curtain
All the tiles had mould in the grout
In need of maintenance
Dust on the floor along the walls
does this pub have parking
We currently do not have residential parking, however there is a public car park which is free all year round just next to the row of properties we are situated in. You are welcome to leave your vehicles in this car park overnight if needed, however the spaces are limited in peak seasons. Hope this helps. Many thanks
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Does it have irons
Hi Chris, thanks for the question. Reception can provide guests with an iron and ironing table on request. Many thanks
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There is a free car park just to the left just past the Monachty but it is very popular. If you take the first right after this car park you will get to a large, pay car park.where there is always room. This car park is free if you have disability tax exemtion and a blur badge. Hope that helps
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"Rooms facing the back of the hotel are great for views."
"Bathrooms may be rather small for larger people"
"room 5 family room view out the back can see the lovely bridge and church"
"Harbour view rooms ."
"Room 5 looked out to side lane and street but was quiet at night!"
USD 88 - USD 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomWalesAberaeron
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