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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 January 2013

We stayed for one night and had a pleasant and enjoyable time. The hosts were very accommodating and provided us with a tasty breakfast. Their local knowledge of tourist attractions were very helpful.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2012

We stayed overnight after attending a friend's birthday celebration. Margaret was very welcoming. When we first arrived she made us a pot of tea which we drank by a beautiful large fire. She even put a hot water bottle in our bed for us to come back to after our night out! The breakfast was delicious. After I booked I...

1Thank Shell429
Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2012

We arrived at the Gorphwysfa Guest House after a day of dodging advancing flood water, so we were wet, very wet! Margaret O'Riain, our host, was not at all phased by us dripping water in her lovely hall but provided newspaper to put in our boots and catch the worst of the wet. Next, after a quick change, it was...

Thank Duncan S
Reviewed 8 October 2012

I was staying overnight in Ruthin combining work with an event the following day. I had a very comfortable room with an amazing private bathroom. Booking was easy despite the owner being away - prompt response to e-mail enquiry. Returning late on Friday evening was delighted to find a thoughtfully placed hot water bottle in my bed - had been...

Thank 715andym715
Reviewed 16 September 2012

The building is extraordinary, the breakfast is excellent and the price is very reasonable. There is a huge family room with three beds and two doubles. One of these does not have en-suite but does have a remarkable bathroom across the corridor. However the beds have old fashioned layers of bedding not duvets, the tv's struggle to pick up four...

1Thank FrBr
Sandbach, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2012

I have never stayed in a more charming place, one review (deleted now) used the word severe - another on this page states stern they could not have had the same owner as we had - she is warm, friendly, a fabulous cook, breakfast served beautifully and gives her guests 110%. The large bedroom we shared was almost as big...

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 19 June 2012

just have to say that if you fancy a stopover in Ruthin for the night at an affordable rate then this is the place. Great central location and a fantastic old building. beautiful individual rooms all very clean. All topped of with a superb full english breakfast. really enjoyed my stay

1Thank the old hippy traveller
North Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2012

The room was really clean, and the bed was very comfortable. Breakfast was fabulous, and the lady happily provided my dietary requirements without hesitation. Lovely quiet place, and fab views out of the bedroom window! Would definitely recommend, especially for the older generation looking for somewhere central, cosy and quiet.

2Thank llama86
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2011

I've stayed here a few times and intend returning. It is great value, right in the middle of Ruthin and is charming. Rooms are fine. The breakfast is especially good; I'd recommend asking for porridge when you book - the landlady soaks the oats overnight! The service can be a little stern and old fashioned, but it adds to the...

Thank Amanwy-LW
Mountain View, California
Reviewed 5 December 2010

3 of us stayed in a triple room here that had one very tiny bathroom and 1 twin and 2 double beds. It was neat and clean. The location is on top of a hill in Ruthin. VERY narrow road. You had to go up on the curb to pass another car. On one or two streets leading to it...

1Thank TippyGirlTwo

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Additional Information about Gorphwysfa Guest House

Address: 8A Castle Street, Ruthin LL15 1DP, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Denbighshire > Ruthin
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Gorphwysfa Guest House Ruthin, Wales
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“Just have a chat to Mrs. O'Rhian before hand, tell her what you are looking for and she will get it right for you - a credit to the hospitality industry.”
 of 5 bubbles 715andym715, 7 Oct 2012 | Read review
“The ones at the front are on a road that does get early traffic and none are double glazed.”
 of 5 bubbles FrBr, 15 Sep 2012 | Read review
“We had the three bedded room with en suite - there is another double en suite and a further double with use of bathroom - all beautifully furnished.”
 of 5 bubbles patriciad850, 15 Aug 2012 | Read review
“One room is not on suite, so check”
 of 5 bubbles Amanwy-LW, 6 Oct 2011 | Read review
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