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6 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 25
Hensol, Vale of Glamorgan, Southern Wales, Wales

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Seaside80...
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“So good we've booked again!”
Reviewed 17 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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Second year running we have been to Hafod Lodge. We were a party of 4 adults and 9 children and it is absolutely perfect for us. Mary is always on the other end of the phone if we need her.
We've already booked for next August!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Rose A
Alton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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“Excellent house for a girly hen do!”
Reviewed 4 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We stayed at Hafod Lodge for my sister's hen do. We were a group of 16 so the large house and bunk room were perfectly suited to our needs.

The hot tub and swimming pool were a real hit and really made the weekend for us. We stayed in on the Saturday night and had a BBQ and enjoyed the house and then went out on the Saturday night for a fabulous meal at Cardiff Bay followed by a nightclub in the city, but all we could think about was returning to the house and the hot tub!!

The house is really easy to access - it's about 5-10 mins away once you've exited the M4. We booked a mini bus for our night out, which only took about 20 mins each way.

I should also mention the beautiful setting of the house. It's very quiet and secluded and surrounded by trees. There's a lovely vineyard down the road and Hensol Castle so there are lots of lovely walks if that's something you enjoy.

I'd def recommend this house for groups of friends or families and would happily stay again!

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Liked best: The hot tub
Liked least: The oven really didn't work very well
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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Rhiannon8...
Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“The perfect house to unwind and relax in style!”
Reviewed 4 May 2016 for a stay in April 2016
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person found this review helpful

We were so pleased with this house that we cannot wait to book again. Mary, our host, welcomed us in and showed us around, explaining about the use of the facilities. The swimming pool was used a lot as it is heated so it was lovely. There is so much room and everything you could ask for was provided. The hot tub was the ultimate in luxury and we all used that during our stay. There is lots of seating area and tables and chairs in the huge garden. The beds are so comfortable and the whole house is decorated beautifully. We could not thank Mary and her staff enough for the amazing break away we had. We had a 3 year and two toddlers and everyone was so happy and relaxed. We'll see you soon!
Rhiannon and friends xx

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Liked best: The hot tub, pool and the house.
Liked least: Lack of Wifi for some guests.
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jess W
Swansea, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
58 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Perfect for a hen party!”
Reviewed 11 April 2016 for a stay in February 2016
1
person found this review helpful

This was the ideal base for a hen party! The lodge is absolutely beautiful, spacious and spotlessly clean. The location is good, although it was a little difficult to find. We arranged taxis to go to Cardiff as it is quite far, but the location is lovely and peaceful. Hot tub was lovely and it was cleaned daily. I did not stay in the bunk house but it looked great for a large group. We were a large group but most of us stayed in the main building which was beautiful. I stayed in the large bedroom (7 of us) and my only issue was that the shower was not private (no door or curtain) so we had to use the main bathroom, which was obviously the busiest bathroom, but this was not a large problem. We had no problems at all with the accommodation, I would definitely stay here again with a large group as it was nice for everyone to be staying together, instead of in separate hotel rooms. We did not use the pool (it was February) but it looked a good size and clean. Plenty of parking. Would love to stay here again!

Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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