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Luxurious spa extension to broaden tourism horizons

Edwina Hart, Minister for Economy, Sciences and Transport, opened The Metropole Hotel’s new spa extension on May 3, 2013. The four-star Metropole Hotel, located in Llandrindod Wells, secured a six-figure sum to expand its spa facilities, supported by Barclays. The … Continue reading

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Rambling in Wales | Walking Club

Please accept my sincere thanks and also those of all our members, for your part in making our weekend at the ‘Metropole’ such a success. Since our return there has been a constant stream of notes and emails stating what … Continue reading

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Last minute festive shopping ideas in Mid Wales

Shopping local can mean so much more than supporting your local business. Especially at Christmas some unique and special local products are available which will keep your family and friends guessing where you found them and how much effort you … Continue reading

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Testimonial | Jowett Annual Rally | 2012

Jowett Annual Rally 2012 On behalf of all the attending members of the Jowett Car Club Limited, we would like to express our heartfelt thanks to the Management and Staff of The Metropole Hotel for the care and professional attention … Continue reading

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Testimonial | Bristol Owners’ Club | 2011

Bristol Owners’ Club Wessex Section 2011 As the organiser of the Bristol Owners’ Club motoring tour in Wales, based at The Metropole Hotel, I write to thank you and your team for looking after us. Having accepted the recommendation of … Continue reading

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Group Holiday in Mid Wales

Testimonial report on 5 day break to Llandrindod Wells | May 2012 46 members left Sandy Car Park on Monday 30 April 2012 with local coach company Saffords Coaches of Great Gransden. En route to Llandrindod Wells we stopped at … Continue reading

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Events in Mid Wales | May Bank Holiday Weekend

●5th May at 11am; Official opening of the Welsh Coastal Path at Aberystwyth; the World’s first continuous coastal path around a country and voted best in travel 2012 by Lonely Planet. Click to visit website. ●5/6th May; The International Antiques … Continue reading

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Tourism Award Winner 2011

The Metropole Hotel in Llandrindod Wells was the winner of the ‘Mid Wales Tourism Award’ at the Powys Business awards which took place at Theatre Hafren in Newtown, Tuesday 27th September. The judges commended the Metropole for it’s continued investment … Continue reading

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Small animal park | Wonderful local attraction

Taking a break from my duties on reception, my family and I recently went on a day trip to Small Breeds Animal Park and Owl Centre at Kington. We had a wonderful day. My five year old son really enjoyed … Continue reading

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Latest films at Wyeside Arts and Cinema Centre this Summer 2011

Set in the heart of mid Wales and perched upon the brink of the picturesque river Wye 7 miles south of The Metropole, Wyeside Arts Centre has very friendly welcoming atmosphere with a broad programme of arts and entertainment. During … Continue reading

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Enjoying an activity in Mid Wales | Black Mountain Activities

We were due to do a bit of shopping just south of the Brecon Beacons so decided to enjoy the morning honing some new skills in the form of archery at the Black Mountain Activities centre located in the heart … Continue reading

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Challenging and tasty treacle pudding

During a recent telephone conversation with a guest last month, as part of a return visit to the hotel this year, she wanted to know if they could bring their dog ‘Satin’. While in conversation we talked about food and … Continue reading

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