Unique & Rare Luxury Hotels Wales

So what makes a Welsh Rarebit? They’re all different. Very different – everything from traditional country houses to cutting-edge boutique boltholes, luxury hotels to relaxing spas and historic inns, in fact.

North Wales

Mountains, mines and marine life. Rediscover yourself amongst the highest peaks, breathtaking rugged coastline and life affirming ziplines.

Mid Wales

Mid Wales is an undiscovered gem, where the rolling countryside is dotted with patchwork fields, where the pace of life is slow.

South Wales

From the bright lights of the capital city to the rolling surf of the Gower and rugged Pembrokeshire, the South is ‘beginner’s Wales’.

Isle of Anglesey
Snowdonia
North Wales Coast
The Llŷn Peninsula
North East Wales
Brecon Beacons
Cambrian Mountains
Ceredigion & Cardigan Bay
Welsh Borders
Cardiff and The Valleys
Swansea Bay and The Gower
Pembrokeshire
Carmarthenshire
Usk and Wye Valley test

The Bull

Beaumaris

Inn, from £105

Tre-Ysgawen Hall Hotel & Spa

Anglesey

Spa Hotel, from £147

Portmeirion Village

near Porthmadog

Hotel, from £129

Brigands Inn

Mallwyd

Inn, from £100

Penmaenuchaf Hall

Dolgellau

Country House, from £205

Trefeddian Hotel

Aberdyfi

Hotel, from £160

Bodysgallen Hall & Spa

Llandudno

Country House, from £200

St George's Hotel

Llandudno

Hotel, from £125

The Bull

Beaumaris

Inn, from £105

Tre-Ysgawen Hall Hotel & Spa

Anglesey

Spa Hotel, from £147

Portmeirion Village

near Porthmadog

Hotel, from £129

Tyddyn Llan

Corwen

Restaurant with rooms, from £160

The Hand at Llanarmon

Llangollen

Inn, from £130

Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa

Llanwddyn

Spa Hotel, from £145

Peterstone Court Hotel & Spa

Brecon

Country House, from £145

Bear Hotel

Crickhowell

Inn, from £129

The Cawdor

Llandeilo

Country House, from £85

Metropole Hotel & Spa

Llandrindod Wells

Spa Hotel, from £120

Gliffaes Country House Hotel

Crickhowell

Country House, from £145

Metropole Hotel & Spa

Llandrindod Wells

Spa Hotel, from £120

Lake Country House & Spa

Llangammarch Wells

Spa Hotel, from £205

Y Talbot

Tregaron

Inn, from £115

The Falcondale

Lampeter

Country House, from £135

Harbourmaster

Aberaeron

Hotel, from £145

The Falcondale

Lampeter

Country House, from £135

Y Talbot

Tregaron

Inn, from £115

Llys Meddyg

Newport

Hotel, from £100

Trefeddian Hotel

Aberdyfi

Hotel, from £160

The Hand at Llanarmon

Llangollen

Inn, from £130

Tyddyn Llan

Corwen

Restaurant with rooms, from £160

Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa

Llanwddyn

Spa Hotel, from £145

Holm House

Penarth

Spa Hotel, from £100

Bear Hotel

Crickhowell

Inn, from £129

Gliffaes Country House Hotel

Crickhowell

Country House, from £145

The Grove

Narberth

Hotel, from £275

St Brides Spa Hotel

Saundersfoot

Spa Hotel, from £195

Llys Meddyg

Newport

Hotel, from £100

Crug Glâs Country House

St Davids

Country House, from £150

The Cawdor

Llandeilo

Country House, from £85

Tŷ Mawr Country Hotel

Carmarthen

Country House, from £130

The Grove

Narberth

Hotel, from £275

Bear Hotel

Crickhowell

Inn, from £129

Gliffaes Country House Hotel

Crickhowell

Country House, from £145

Peterstone Court Hotel & Spa

Brecon

Country House, from £145

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You're guaranteed a big Welsh welcome

Ah, hospitality … now there’s a word. In its proper, warm and welcoming sense it’s one that can truly be applied to Welsh Rarebits luxury hotels Wales. Rarebits mightn’t conform to a standard pattern, but they do share a few things in common – and one of them is their genuine hospitality.

It’s why we always include a photograph of the hosts at each property (how many other hotel guides do that?). Rarebits are mainly small- to medium-sized. What’s more, they tend to be personally owned and run by hands-on hosts, which explains their high levels of care and service.

And, of course, there’s quality too. Membership to the Rarebits club is by invitation only. Over the last 30-odd years we have built up an international reputation as Wales’s leading collection of places to stay. We look at things like comfort, attention-to-detail, food, décor and all those small touches that add up to so much, separating the best from the rest.

At the same time, we embrace individuality. Take a random look at a few of our properties. One might be a centuries-old inn where stagecoaches used to stop, another a trendy townhouse. Or cool, reinvented seaside hotel or very tasty restaurant with rooms.

They’re all different. But they’re all Rarebits.

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