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Oldwalls Gower

Bishopston, City and County of Swansea

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Oldwalls Gower

Bishopston, City and County of Swansea

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Jill Harris

19 October 2019

Everything. Venue amazing, staff so professional, food out of this world, rooms so comfortable, surroundings breathtaking all in the heart of Gower. My favourite place ever xxx

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Chris Harding

22 September 2019

What a lovely place, friendly staff made us feel at home thank you so much

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Mark Thomas

20 September 2019

Attended a wedding there yesterday what a stunning location weather absolutely amazing and the staff were exellant they couldn’t do enough for you all in all a brilliant day and would definitely recommend it to anyone looking for a wedding venue

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Angie Robb

27 August 2019

Absolutely incredible hard working staff from Chris the Head Chef food is just unbelievable to bar staff etc and Jo is amazing at her job so helpful I can’t recommend this wedding venue enough it’s breathtaking definitely a 5*

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Shari Davies

27 August 2019

The whole experience was just amazing. The setting was stunning food was exceptional and the glass dome we were having the reception in was just breathtaking. All of the Staff were very friendly and professional. Very impressed is an understatement ❤️ More...

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Belinda Brookes

27 August 2019

Celebrated a wedding here on Sunday..... Fabulous location, food to die for, amazing service from the attentive staff...... Could not have asked for more... It was worth the 5 hour drive to get to you....❤️ More...

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Karen Shay

24 August 2019

The most amazing wedding venue. Stunning! Staff fabulous, nothing too much trouble. Totally flawless day.

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Hannah Lewis

2 August 2019

We got married at Fairyhill in May & everything was perfect. Greg & the team were brilliant & the whole process was so easy. Nothing was too much trouble & the big day was amazing. Thank you again! X More...

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Andrea Jervis

18 July 2019

Amazing stunning wonderful service x

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Ann Mccormack

15 July 2019

Just the most perfect venue for a wedding staff food accommodation fantastic amazing thank you to everyone who made the most amazing day for my daughter charlotte and Dan Franks ♥️♥️ ‍♀️

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Dania Mohialdeen

29 June 2019

The most stunning venue ever.... everything was absolutely perfect and more for my friends wedding day

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Hayley Figgures

18 June 2019

We got married at fairyhill on the 14.06.19. From the second I walked through the doors of fairy hill I fell in love with the place! I hadn’t even booked anything at that point and the staff already couldn’t do enough for us! The venue is incredible but the staff make it even more so! I can’t speak highly enough of everyone there and everything they did for us! Thank you for making our day so special and for making us feel like the most important people in the world for that day! Highly recommend fairy hill as a wedding venue! Thank you for everything xxxxx More...

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Leighton Brookfield

30 May 2019

My wife Sam Brookfield and I had our wonderful wedding at Fairy Hill. From the very first instance of choosing this amazing venue, we were made to feel special. The continued visits to the venue, an experience was delivered to us every time. This began with the initial walk through the venue, meetings with the wedding team Greg Chesters & Jo-Anne Purnell-Rees on how we wanted our wedding, helpful recommendations and advice plus the amazing food and wine tasting experience, where we also got to meet like-minded future Brides and Grooms Moving on to the actual day of the wedding where do we start. On arriving at the venue we were greeted and treated like Royalty, it felt like every staff member knew us personally and this was also the general feel from our wedding guests too. The venue was breathtaking and it's fair to say our entire wedding party were totally wowed. The ceremony room with the panoramic venues looking at to the forestry was spectacular and set the perfect position for us both at the bottom of the aisle. It really was magical and truly felt like a fairy tale. We could continue to run through the whole wedding but wouldn't want to spoil the magic for anyone else. To all the team at Fairyhill. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for everything you all did for us. More...

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Mahdis Z Ir

26 May 2019

it is beautiful place, thanks

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Louise Mazzeo

25 May 2019

What an amazing venue with incredible staff. Choose Fairyhill for your wedding and there is no doubt that it will be the perfect day for you and all your guests. Thank you all at Fairyhill! What you did on our day was above and beyond our expectations. The comments we have had from guests is overwhelming and showed just how dedicated you were to ensuring that everyone enjoyed themselves and everyone’s needs were catered for without fuss. Our guests have raved about the food provided… “the best food [they had] ever at a wedding”; “first wedding we have never been hungry at”; “I am still craving that goats cheese starter”… appetites were certainly fully catered for! Comments about how helpful and friendly and organised the Fairyhill staff had been were things we’d not considered at all but were so proud to have received. Behind the scenes, the kitchen, bar and all the other functions we wouldn’t have thought about, ensured that everyone had a fantastic day. Every guest has reported something from the wedding which was ‘the best’ they had experienced which has made us very happy and we cannot thank you enough. We needn’t have been nervous about the day going as planned because you were faultless hosts from start to finish. Our only wish is that every wedding we are invited to in the future is at Fairyhill. Steve and Louise XX (March 15th 2019) More...

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Steph Wookey-Rothwell

20 April 2019

Fairyhill gave us the wedding of our dreams. Jo, Shakira and the team attended to our every wish and made us feel like royalty on the day. You won’t find a better venue in South Wales, probably in the UK. Our wedding was a little while ago but we are still getting lots of compliments from our guests, who had a wonderful day. We highly recommend Fairyhill to any couple, especially those who want to get married in the Gower. The staff take the time to get to know you and truly understand how you envisage your day. They had the contacts and the energy to get things done and at short notice, such as a last minute sweet cart and menu changes. 5 star service. You won’t be disappointed. We only wish we could do it all again. Steph & Graeme xx More...

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Bethan Blowers

15 March 2019

We had the most magical weekend at Fairyhill in December 2018. They have a wonderful team, who helped make our wedding as special as it was. From the moment we arrived, we were made to feel at home - they take such pride in what they do and always sought to go above and beyond. From the beautiful setting, to the delicious food, we can't recommend Fairyhill enough. This place will remain with us forever and we so wish we could do it all over again! More...

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Sarah Louise Brockway

18 February 2019

what an amazing place, everything about this place is just beautiful

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Jeremy Evans

3 February 2019

Fantastic wedding venue! We had a wonderful wedding day at Fairyhill on Friday January 25th 2019. This special place has a magical ambience, a fabulous 'K' room with lovely rooms and bedrooms. Everyone appreciated the quality and presentation of the food and the staff were extremely helpful and friendly. More...

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Bex Louise

9 January 2019

Where do I start... our wedding day was 06.12.18 and from the moment I stepped inside (November 2017) I knew this was where I wanted to become Mrs Leach, where I knew our guest's would be in the best hands and have as much of a memorable day and night as we would. From the breath taking views and scenery to the beauty of the historic house and the newly built chic k room's. We stayed the night before at cerrig glan and the night of at fairyhill. Nothing was too much trouble and the day was just as I had envisaged 12 months prior. Everything went to plan and if there was a problem I didn't know it. The food is perfection and the staff who I now call friends are amazing! They took my vision, made it a reality and exceeded my expectations. I mean its not everyday you have a wine named after you (Bex block ) Thank you again for the most perfect day and memories we'll treasure forever xoxo The Leach's More...

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Kirstie Dunworth

5 December 2018

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Kurtís Bíssett

27 November 2018

We had the best day!!!! Thank you all from myself and Gary you delivered above and beyond! We’ve decided to do it all again next week ❤️

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Vivienne Breen

12 November 2018

Fantastic venue very attentive staff. Such an idyllic setting!

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Anne Davies

30 October 2018

An absolutely magical setting for a wedding!

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Stephanie Evans

21 October 2018

the service was out of this world food was fantastic grounds fabulous

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Katie Warren

21 October 2018

Sam & Katie 31/08/18 Thank you to you all, just can’t believe how perfect you made it for us, felt like a dream. After always wanting a destination wedding, travelling to and nearly booking Croatia and Portugal something wasn’t right, someone mentioned fairyhill so we came down to see. We only stepped through the door and knew at that moment that was our wedding venue even before the amazing k room. It is unbelievably beautiful, so amazing but so different to all other venues around wales, nowhere else compares. All of your staff are amazing, so kind and genuine and still so professional. The food is the best we have ever tasted, outstanding, all our guests were wowed by every dish and canapé. All the little inbetweeners were perfect too. Also amazing wines and drinks to complement the food. The rooms are just gorgeous, bridal suite looks like something you see on a bond film, stunning. The best wedding venue ever. Just want to do it over and over again. Thank you all so much. Xxx More...

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Rachel Louise Pearce

18 October 2018

From the moment we first stepped through the door at Fairyhill we knew we had found the venue of our dreams Throughout the planning process we attended on a number of occassions, meeting many of the team, including owner Nigel, who were all, each time, as equally welcoming as the first. We would like to thank our wedding coordinator Jo - and Millie, for all of your help towards achieving the very best from our day and for always being available to answer any questions, you are both such an asset to the team Our Wedding took place on Friday 12th October, which happened to be the weekend that Storm Callum hit The night before I felt slightly disheartened that this may put a 'dampener on our day' - but I could not have been more wrong!! With all fireplaces roaring and candles adorning every room the venue looked BEAUTIFUL and the atmosphere inside was so cosy & relaxed - the k room ooked spectacular and we hardly noticed our uninvited guest, 'Callum', outside. Between the storm our photographers, @TheWeddingGuys managed to capture some incredible outside shots, including one in the pouring rain - proving that the venue truly is perfect in all weathers. The food throughout our stay; breakfast/wedding breakfast/evening buffet - was absolutely incredible with all guests catered for and everyone thoroughly enjoyed - massive compliments to the chef from us all. Our day ran perfectly from start to finish thanks to Jo, Millie, Dan & the team - who all remained so kind and attentive throughout. Our guests, my husband and I were treated incredibly with nothing being too much trouble - and for that we are sincerely grateful. To all future brides and grooms considering this venue - we cannot recommend a Fairyhill Wedding enough - you certainly won't be disappointed!! We couldn't have wished for a more magical venue or wonderful team to have hosted the most happiest day of our lives ❤ Many Thanks to you All - Rachel & James Pearce. More...

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Julie Carpenter Sims

22 September 2018

amazing place. fantastic venue. amazing food. staff amazing

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Michelle Seldon

16 September 2018

An amazing wedding venue definitely has the wow factor

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Kayleigh Sexton-Henry

11 August 2018

Our wedding was beautiful! Truly beautiful! Attention to detail was faultless. We are so very grateful for everything.

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Louise J Counsell

9 July 2018

What a fabulous wedding I have just been to here. The huge wooden swing kept the children busy for hours!

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Debs Farrell

29 June 2018

Had a wedding here yesterday it was absolutely stunning...venue food and staff were flawless,so welcoming and helpful,everything was just done to perfection,thank you all so much,would recommend you with pleasure

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Rebecca Rees

11 June 2018

Absolutely breathtaking would highly recommend

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Rhianna Rowe

9 June 2018

Absolutely breathtaking, the scenery, the rooms, the food � would recommend anyone getting married to visit here

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Stephen Banfield

28 May 2018

beautiful settings, wonderful service and delicious food, you could not ask for more.

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Gareth Hewitt

13 May 2018

What an amazing venue! Loved the food! Loved the beer which was not overly expensive as we lead to believe!

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David Darkin

6 May 2018

Beautiful wedding venue, and great accomodation. WiFi not great, but hardly important for this kind of venue.

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Len Crumbie

8 April 2018

Beautiful day.Thoroughly enjoyed our son's wedding at Fairy Hill . Fabulous venue,wonderful staff ,very tasty food. Nothing was too much trouble for any member of staff(they were all fantastic). Marc and Becca,'s day was made to feel very,very special. Thank you everyone for making their day a day for us all to remember. More...

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Bethan Sioux

5 April 2018

Beautiful setting for a wedding. Beautiful buildings. Room was amazing. Food for the wedding we attended was amazing also.

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Marc Crumbie

4 April 2018

We had our wedding at the new Fairyhill on the 31st March 2018.......what a place to have our wedding!!!! The surroundings and staff were perfect.........Excellent

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Clare Phillips

2 April 2018

WOW, where on earth do we start? We got married here on the 17th March shortly after the opening of the new 'Kaleidoscope' room and it was incredible. The staff are so incredibly hardworking, kind and attentive and certainly treated us like absolute VIPs and do certainly know how to put on a good wedding! The ceremony and wedding breakfast room was absolutely breathtaking with outstanding views and grounds. The food was out of this world and there were no issues catering for special dietary requirements; our vegan and vegetarian guests were equally thrilled with their meals. We really don't know how the food was still so delicious catering for 110 guests; the best arancini that we have ever tasted, the beef literally melted in our mouths and the white chocolate cheesecake was also the best we've ever had, the amuse bouche and champagne sorbet courses were an excellent additional treat! A HUGE HUGE thank you to all of the fantastic team at Fairyhill from the bottom of our hearts for providing us with the most amazing day imaginable!! More...

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Matthew Blackmore

18 March 2018

Stunning new wedding venue. Los Devitos loved playing at the very first wedding in the new K Room. Original design with the Oldwalls stamp of quality throughout. Hopefully we’ll be back soon.

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Lee Jones

10 March 2018

We were at Oldwalls for a wedding. The food was superb and plentiful! The staff were really nice and pleasant and very efficient. Loved our day at Oldwalls :-)

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Morgan Roberts

8 March 2018

Amazing venue and perfect blend of something old and something new

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Suzanne Aston

6 March 2018

Fantastic venue. Cool, classy, glam! ��� �

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Natalie Gingell

21 January 2018

Hi guys. I'm hoping to get married here or fairy hill. They are beautiful venues. And I went there today to put down a deposit but i couldn't get to them because of the floods. The water had risen over my car bonnet. I still love the place but what I'm worried about is that if I book and the weather is the same and I can't get there because of the floods. Has anyone got married here and experienced this?
If anyone could give me info that would be amazing xxx
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Darren Hughes

8 January 2018

Nice place but needs too sort out it's internet provider. Only firm of communication in an emergency

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Richard Elston

1 January 2018

A very nice place as a wedding venue. Our accommodation was showing some wear and tear, so maybe due an update. Unfortunately the WI-FI was not working, which was a bit annoying as it is a mobile notspot, so unable to let family know that we had arrived safely.

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Gareth Mugridge

18 December 2017

Simply the best wedding venue ever. Superb staff, facilities and food. Can't recommend it enough

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Pam Gibson

21 November 2017

Stunning place & amazing team. I cannot recommend this place highly enough.

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Sarah Briggs

30 October 2017

Had afternoon tea with my mum and sister. Lovely place, warm welcome. However the tea was another story. The food looked lovely they brought the sandwiches out with the cakes. You normally have the sandwiches first then the cakes. The waitress didn't tell us what anything was so we had to guess by sight and smell. We had stainless steal teapot, hot water pot and milk jug which looked awful with the white find bone china cups and saucers with didn't match.It was all a bit of a squash and a squeeze with my sister sitting right by the door so she had a draft everytime someone opened a door behind her. Having had afternoon tea at The Bath Priory, The Dorchester London, The Grove Hertfordshire, I've a lot to compare it too. The waitress didn't pour our first cup of tea either. When my sister made the original booking she mentioned she had a nut allergy so could they make sure nothing had nuts in please. They huffed and puffed but eventually said ok. Not difficult to give us white and brown bread instead of bread with nuts in! She also asked if one of the cakes could have a little candle in as it was my mum's birthday but this never happened. She even asked if there was an extra cost and was told no it's fine we'll organise it.When we wanted to pay we couldn't find anyone to pay. No waitress, bar staff or anyone for a good 15 minutes. I've given the rating "very good" because the food was lovely and the greeting we had was lovely too. It's just those "finishing touches" that were lacking. We were shown by the man who greeted us initially where the extension would go and it seems well under way. Maybe a spa would be good too? You could have spa weekends, spa days and incorporate it with staying at the hotel. The young man who greeted us was lovely, he showed us where to go and pulled our chairs for us. Would I go back? Yes but not for afternoon tea, just lunch. More...

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Kate Osborn

28 October 2017

Staff were very friendly and chatty. Afternoon tea was lush. Would have liked to of had an explanation of our afternoon tea as there were a few things I've never tried before. Atmosphere was calm and relaxing. The guy on the bar was a true gentleman. Very accomadating as I have a nut allergy. A tad disappointed no candle appeared on a cake for my Mum. However, the cakes were tiny. x More...

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Jill Willsher

28 October 2017

Had a fantastic time at my nieces wedding on Thursday,every detail top class. The venue,rooms,food and setting and staff perfect. One big thank you goes to Nicola who saved my mums jacket,while reaching over the table her sleeve went into her tomato soup!! on a cream jacket this was not a good look.Nicola came across took my mums jacket had it washed,dried,no stain left and returned in a couple of hours.What service!! Above and beyond and we thank you very much. More...

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Jonathan Richards

23 October 2017

Went for my moters 65th. Very pleasant and attentive staff, very nice meal, soothing mello ambience for a close family sunday lunch, lovely accoustic backgound music. I could have sat all afternoon in one of the lounges sipping a drink reading a paper, getting involved in a conversation and glancing out occasionaly to the grounds occasionally getting up to walk the paths and letting my worries flow from my body. If this is what retirement brings I am looking forward. More...

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Thomas Chezzy

23 October 2017

Attended a wedding and stayed the night. Staff were very friendly and bar prices were reasonable. Room was nice but small and the shower leaked, however it was a beautiful bathroom. Breakfast in the morning was top notch and food at the wedding was very nice. Views were great all around. No phone service at all but there was free WiFi. More...

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Emelia Russell

8 October 2017

Had a table booked here for my grandmothers birthday. A stunning building surrounded with stunning grounds and scenery, the food was beautiful but what stood out the most was definitely the service provided, the staff were warming and attentive and made the afternoon a special and a memorable one. I would highly recommend coming here to anyone! More...

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Paula Griffiths

8 October 2017

Excellent service and excellent food. Will definitely be returning

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Adam Shailer

7 October 2017

Beautiful surroundings and stunning food. Ceremony hall a bit on the small side and at the end of the day it's a commercial wedding venue pushing the romance through like a production line, but they do it very well.

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Mer Rich

6 October 2017

Attended Samantha and christians wedding here yesterday and the food was out of this world x

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Delena James

25 August 2017

A super beautiful, tranquil.. perfect setting for a host of different occasions! Highly recommend High Tea.. perfect..

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Catherine Dardecker

13 August 2017

Amazing afternoon tea! Well worth a visit!

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Michelle Drane

7 August 2017

We visited Fairyhill for a family celebratory lunch on the 24th July and wanted to say a big thank you for looking after us so well. Your staff were friendly, efficient and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble - you even made 'special orders' for two members of our party. The food was incredible and all served in beautiful surroundings � you even arranged for the sun to come out! � :))� We really couldn't have asked for a more perfect afternoon. Thank you for making our daughter's graduation day even more special. Paul & Michelle Drane. More...

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Anita Davies

25 July 2017

Excellent food venue gardens staff nothing bad to say at all. Only recipe for cauliflower cheese and chocolate brownies omg fab.

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Ellie Maghsoodi

24 July 2017

We held our Wedding at Fairy Hill on Saturday - it was simply AMAZING. All of our family and friends could not speak highly enough about how perfect the setting was and how accommodating the lovely staff were. The only negative for us was that the day went by too quickly ! Cannot recommend them enough. More...

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David Davies

8 July 2017

Top quality food and great service from the staff! Beautiful setting with amazing views!

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Roger Stevens

4 July 2017

A last minute Wedding Anniversary celebration. What better than Afternoon Tea at Fairyhill. Sun was shining and it was very relaxing. Staff very friendly. Lovely grounds. It made the day and got my husband out of a fix! Thank you. More...

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Jones Donna

18 June 2017

We celebrated our 5th wedding anniversary here last night absolutely beautiful food, great service couldn't fault it.. had 3 courses each and each course was lush! The fire alarm did go off as we were eating but I think the chef was obviously cooking up a storm with those beautiful steaks�� (best we have had by far I must say) but even the fire alarm going off didn't spoil it for us! Lovely weather to sit out on the terrace..felt very welcome. thank you for a very pleasant evening xx More...

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Lynne Williams

12 June 2017

We had a fabulous day at a wonderful venue. The food was amazing and the staff were fantastic. Nothing was too much trouble and they really made the day go so well and we're so helpful

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The Shuffles Band

9 June 2017

We were lucky enough to be booked for a wedding at Oldwalls Gower for a second time. Oldwalls has everything you need. Accommodation, marquee space, white piano, fireworks, resident DJ, parking and gardens. The one thing we remember the most about Oldwalls is that the food was amazing. It was as if we were on a 5 star cruise (I know I worked on them). Staff were all friendly and willing to help. There was a general happy vibe amongst everyone. I had to pull the band away from the food, drinks seemed reasonably priced. Don't just take our word for it look at how many weddings get booked at Oldwalls! We would recommend Oldwalls Gower to anyone looking to get married in the Gower. More...

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Megan Kate Price

29 May 2017

We had our wedding at Fairyhill on Saturday and it was magical! The staff were amazing and the whole day was like a dream! Thank you all so much xxxxxxxxxxx

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Rhian Edwards

22 May 2017

Beautiful food & great service would highly recommend

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Helene Scott

17 May 2017

Simply perfect. My husband & I visited for lunch yesterday and from the moment we arrived & were welcomed to the moment we left everything was perfect. We loved relaxing in the lounge with deep fried cockles canapes perusing over the drinks & food menus. The food & service was just perfect, definitely felt welcome throughout. Highly recommend xx More...

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Nicola Wood

8 May 2017

Wonderful venue, very pleasant staff. Large family lunch which they coped with very well and the food was delicious only comment - the triple cooked chips were not very well cooked or crispy.

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Isobel Morris

8 May 2017

First visit since it changed hands,refurbishment tasteful,excellent family lunch,staff very attentive.My only complaint,the "triple cooked chips" not good,too big, not crispy,one was "al dente"just a minor complaint but it needs to be addressed,will be back

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Sam Thompson

7 May 2017

Celebrated my birthday here last Friday and the food was absolutely amazing! The staff were fantastic too even bringing me a birthday dessert which made the evening extra special! Highly recommend coming here! �

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Georgia Pennells

2 May 2017

Celebrated my birthday in the beautiful Fairyhill, the afternoon tea was out of this world, everyone enjoyed and we were made to feel very welcomed. We will be returning very soon! Thank you Fairyhill for making my birthday extra special. X More...

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Sally Philpin

2 May 2017

Thank you for a delicious afternoon tea, everything was absolutely gorgeous!

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Lindsey Collins

30 April 2017

lovely afternoon with my friends. scones were to die for. gorgeous place really enjoyd thanks xx

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Kelsie Elizabeth Hale

25 April 2017

We had an amazing stay at Fairyhill. We booked an evening meal for four on the evening we arrived and stayed in the Coach House. We sat in the beautiful lounge and we're greeted with menus, prossecco and canapés. We sat for three courses in the dining room where we ate, drank and laughed to our hearts content. The scallops were my personal favourite. Our glasses were never empty and we felt completely pampered by the staff. We can't wait to visit again! Thank you so much for a perfect stay. More...

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Kathryn Evans

21 April 2017

Super Wedding venue with fantastic views. The rooms were great and I think glamping would be fun too!

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Marc Smith

20 April 2017

Truly beautiful and relaxing place, amazing food and excellent service. Highly recommend the afternoon tea - fantastic value and tasted delicious

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Sarah Beynon

20 April 2017

Dont usually write things like this but just felt the need! Me and my fiance came down lastnight for our food tasting for our wedding in may next year! From the moment we walked in we were made to feel special all the staff are extremely attentive, friendly and accommodating! Our food was BEAUTIFUL!! Restaurant so clean and relaxing! The wedding coordinator is so approachable! The hotel, grounds, staff and even the owners are just amazing and we cant wait for our big day!! Would recommend to anyone! Well done guys! More...

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Karen Symons

14 April 2017

Lovely, calm atmosphere, charming surroundings and delicious, aesthetically pleasing food.

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Phill Williams

14 April 2017

Wonderful setting on the north side of the Gower attended a wedding food excellent staff fantastic well run establishment

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James Griffiths

10 April 2017

Pleasant setting and the renovations are tastefully done, if not entirely sympathetic. Food was fairly average - starter was too salty and the main course was cool. Staff were all friendly and accommodating. Overall probably below expectations but still an enjoyable afternoon. More...

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Lucia Ismail

4 April 2017

Fab , we had afternoon tea and I had a dairy free option which they accommodated with no hesitation x

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Alexandra Gatej

31 March 2017

Perfect!!!���

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Barbara Nasser

27 March 2017

Lovely restaurant. Staff were so polite and helpful. Food was superb. Such a peaceful and tranquil setting. We will be regular visitors.

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Natalie McCartney

19 March 2017

Amazing weekend in this beautiful hotel. Perfect for a total relaxation, food was amazing, staff very helpful and friendly. Would highly recommend this fabulous place More...

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Luanna Emily Jenkins

19 March 2017

Amazing afternoon for out 1st wedding anniversary creating new memories, amazing venue and the food was just as amazing as our wedding day. Staff where fantastic and I love the relaxed atmosphere in a chic environment. Thank you xx More...

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Ffion Moyle

1 March 2017

I had a great two course lunch. The fillet steak I had was cooked to perfection. I really enjoyed my night stay as it was friendly, modern and comfortable. It felt like home! I can't wait to return with my dog Charlie and explore the country side. More...

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Emma Louise Harris

24 February 2017

I would just like to express my thanks for your hospitality on Friday 17th February when my Fiance and I stayed overnight. You can feel the history as soon as you walk into Fairyhill and it has the right combination of traditional and modern decor. The staff were lovely and extremely hospitable - special thanks to James for greeting us and serving us at the bar and to Carrie (?) for popping down to Oldwalls just to get me a bottle of our Wedding Wine (Big Top from Cheers in The Mumbles) as it is the nicest wine I've tasted in a long time! The appetisers at the bar were delicious, especially the deep-fried cockles - I could eat these by the bucketload! As for our dinner. Well, I was blown away! I have dined at many fine hotels & restaurants (usually through business trips) and this was the best 3 course meal I have ever had! Often, you find one or two faults with at least one of the courses, but in my opinion, each course was flawless and the portion sizes perfect! Highly Recommended!!! More...

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Joyce Lloyd

28 January 2017

Excellent food, nice menu..service and location perfect. Thank you

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Samantha Williams

26 January 2017

Great venue just beautiful , exceptional service , outstanding food

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Eve Weatherley

24 January 2017

Had the most amazing lunch at fairy hill today!from the moment we arrived we were treated to the most incredible meal and impeccable service!!! Cannot wait to return xx

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Hannah Claire Lewis

15 January 2017

Fab afternoon at fairy hill yesterday. We had afternoon tea and it was absolutely beautiful. Sat by the open fire looking out at the gorgeous surroundings. Perfect place to spend a winters afternoon. Definitely worth a visit. Thank you to all the staff for making it such a lovely afternoon. � More...

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Olivia Taylor

14 January 2017

Amazing venue with even more amazing plans ahead! Had the best time there x

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Drena Taylor

14 January 2017

Absolutely stunning venue ,interior is amazing , every room has wonderful views over the gardens . Afternoon tea in the wonderful cosy plush lounge is a must . Can't wait to return

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Barbara Ryder Jones

14 January 2017

I have been a fan of Fairyhill for many years so I was delighted to arrive today to see the wonderful job Oldwalls have done to give it a new and exciting look. The enhanced new look and updating is warm, classy and inviting. The staff were beautifully turned out and friendly and professional. The food as always was first class. This venue is going to be difficult to beat for an upmarket wedding or if you just want a lovely country retreat to have a break. Well done the Oldwalls team. You have done a great job. More...

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Amy Harvey

14 January 2017

My second time at Fairyhill, an outstanding evening meal the first time and a delicious afternoon tea this time!! Staff were extremely attentive and the place is so relaxed yet sophisticated! Can't wait to go again!

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Linda Griffiths

12 January 2017

We had a fantastic meal at Fairyhill today. Enjoyed every minute of our visit. Staff were excellent so professional . Will definitely be returning soon.

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Sean Bannister

9 January 2017

Had a lovely Sunday lunch with the Family (32 strong). Food was perfect & service to match. Well worth the seven hour round trip from Derbyshire. On my next visit I plan to stay over in one of Beautiful bedrooms. Thank you Fairyhill. More...

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Kyle Stiens-Magill

4 January 2017

My wife and I recently enjoyed a two course meal in the restaurant. The service was great and the food exceeded expectations. Prior to the meal we had a drink in the newly refurbished lounge/bar area, which was tastefully decorated with a relaxing atmosphere. We would definitely recommend and we look forward to returning soon. More...

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Chris Ost

1 January 2017

Had a superb lunch on New Years Eve. With the family. Highly recommend it.although they must have been very busy preparing for their exquisite New Years Eve Dinner, we were not in anyway aware. Totally relaxed atmosphere !! The Refurbishment is outstanding! From the time of arrival, you are made so welcome, the food was excellent ! Service superb. Looking forward to my next visit . More...

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Joanne Joshua-Bevan

28 December 2016

Had a lovely .. romantic evening here yesterday celebrating our wedding anniversary .. love the new look .. we look forward to seeing all the amazing plans coming off over the next year .. a must visit for a treat

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Susan Mccauley

26 December 2016

We have been regulars at Fairy Hill for many years and had been concerned that the 'experience 'would not be so good due to the change of ownership and refurbishment. We need not have worried, the 'experience' has been improved. We called in for a drink ,last Tuesday but ended up having a relaxing and delicious lunch in the improved lounge area. My husbands steak sandwich delivered on taste and I enjoyed a large pot of flavoursome mussels. Returning on Christmas Day for lunch,from the moment we arrived everything was faultless. The staff friendly and attentive and all of the courses delicious. Light parsnip and apple soup was followed by a delicate lobster ravioli. The gin sorbet cleansed the palate before the main event. My husband opted for the roast beef,plentiful and nicely pink. I chose the venison again cooked perfectly. We couldn't manage all of the well cooked accompanying vegetables and finally opted to have a generous cheeseboard in the comfort of the new bar area. Altogether it was a very positive experience,we look forward to enjoying the new Fairyhill experience for many years to come. Give it a try and enjoy. More...

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Andrew 'Duggie' Douglas

21 December 2016

Went for lunch with some colleagues. Beautiful place, beautiful food. Totally recommended.

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Jo Larkham

18 December 2016

Love the new decor. Food was fantastic as was the service. We were made to feel very welcome from the moment we stepped in. A lovely birthday treat

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Jo-Anne Purnell-Rees

14 December 2016

Fabulous ladies lunch! The new decor is really lovely - plush, elegant yet comfortable. The service & food continues to be excellent. We had wonderful afternoon.

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Robert Edwin Cox

9 December 2016

This place truly is stunning. The first refurb work has been done and you can just see the potential starting to be released!

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Claire Richards

8 December 2016

Stunning. You guys have done an amazing job here

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Steve Pugh

20 November 2016

Very enjoyable. Food was delightful, service exemplary, setting fabulous, just a shame it was a little quiet. I expected it to be busier, especially given the value for money that the set menu is ! We will definitely be going back A+ More...

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Anne Thomas

31 October 2016

Wonderful place, wonderful welcome, wonderful food!!

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Helen Jones

16 October 2016

Wonderful food, staff no more words necessary

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Joy Hunt

23 September 2016

Excellent meal, Excellent service, in a beautiful setting. Perfect for my Anniversary Dinner! Thank you!

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Hazel Southam

23 August 2016

Just back from a couple of nights' stay at Fairyhill, my favourite hotel in the UK. Everything is done superbly, it is restful and no one disturbs you when you fall asleep on the sofa.

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Neil Burnett

11 August 2016

Thank you for helping my wife and myself celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary, the location, staff and food were incredible, it was a truly memorable and enjoyable experience.

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Harry Hamilton-Shaw

20 July 2016

Most amazing place, we absolutely loved it last weekend. The house is fabulous, food was stunning & well I have the most perfect memory as got engaged here! Staff were fab and made it feel so special for us. Huge thank you to you guys. We'll be back very soon.... Highly recommended :) More...

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Roger Hart

14 June 2016

Faultless. A beautiful building with extensive, peaceful grounds to explore if you wish. The staff are welcoming and always helpful. The food is top notch. It's not cheap so for us it was a way of celebrating a special birthday and it was a perfect way of doing so. More...

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Katie Roderick

12 June 2016

I would like to thank Fairyhill for your friendly and professional service this week. From the moment I arrived (the evening before my wedding) I felt comfortable - everything is spotless, the food is incredible and the personal touches make you feel at home. I will always have fond memories of walking through the garden areas which are a little peace of heaven! It was the perfect tranquil place to get ready on the wedding wedding, the staff could not have been more accommodating. I wish you every success for the future and I look forward to a return visit with my husband x More...

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Alana Collins

9 June 2016

Superb location fantastic menu attentive staff. A truly unique venue.

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Sherryl Leyshon

15 May 2016

An amazing, relaxing hotel. Very, very nice

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Lynne John

24 April 2016

Brilliant, newly solo traveller since my husband died last year, but felt quite relaxed here, only trouble was that food so good that I ate too much!! Comfy room and brilliant staff

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Roger Pettit

28 December 2015

'Fairyhill' is a small but delightful country house-style hotel near the beautiful Gower coast in South Wales. It is reached via a very narrow road, something which gives it the feel of a very isolated place. It has 8 bedrooms and extensive grounds. There's a small bar near the entrance and a somewhat larger lounge next to it. There's also a dining room which, by my estimation, has places for around 40-50 people. I had Sunday lunch there recently with 3 members of my family. We all enjoyed the experience very much. Prior to our meal, we had drinks in the beautifully appointed and very comfortably furnished and attractively decorated lounge. The restaurant is divided into 2 small spaces: a sitting-room with 5 or 6 tables, most for no more than 3-4 people; and an annex with the same number of tables, some of which are designed for large groups. Indeed, there was a family of around 10 people dining there at the same time as we were. I began with Jerusalem artichoke soup, followed by roast sirloin of locally-sourced beef with Yorkshire pudding and all the trimmings. For dessert, I had 'Affogato', two scoops of praline ice cream topped with a shot of espresso and some sherry. Everything was delicious, including the very reasonably-priced bottle of Merlot that we drank with our food. The 3 other members of my family had different dishes from me (and from each other). They too thought their meals were excellent. We finished with coffee and petits fours in the lounge. Service was very friendly. If I have a quibble it is that the waiting staff had not memorised who had ordered which dish when they brought our food to the table. I accept that that is a very minor fault (particularly as they were otherwise very efficient). It didn't cause any confusion or hamper our enjoyment of the meal in any way but it was a bit of a surprise in an establishment of such quality as 'Fairyhill'. Prices are very reasonable indeed. The set-price Sunday lunch is £27.50pp for 3 courses. A post-prandial coffee costs £4.50pp (including the wonderful petits fours). The restaurant is open for dinner as well as lunch and the hotel also serves afternoon tea to non-residents. There are various one-off events throughout the year, e.g. wine-tasting lunches and gourmet dinner evenings. I loved 'Fairyhill' and would certainly like to return there. 9/10 More...

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Dawn Hawkshaw

20 November 2015

Fantastic service beautiful afternoon tea will definately return

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Bev Calford

18 October 2015

Beautiful food, Beautiful place, Lovely friendly staff.will definitely come back.

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Mark Burton

30 July 2015

Fabulous food and lovely place. Will definitely be coming back here again. Really enjoyed ourselves.

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Lindsay Croucher

20 June 2015

If you had more sandwiches in the afternoon tea it would be fab! Lovely place.

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Jamie Short

16 May 2015

Absolutely fantastic 5 star experience, location, food and staff faultless!!

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Philip Russ

9 May 2015

Stunning food, made to feel very welcome, and the let Ben russ play the grand piano, what a fab afternoon

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Madeline S.

11 April 2015

Such a good find! Was on holiday in South West Wales visiting a Welsh native and she brought me here. What a great little gem. Great food, would love to come back and stay in the hotel for a few days next time! More...

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Claire Vincent

22 February 2015

Absolutely incredible food, friendly staff. The whole experience was amazing

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Martine Van Ryswyk

14 February 2015

Had a lovely Valentine's meal, was worth every penny. Friendly staff with a relaxed atmosphere, much preferred from the loud places in Swansea. Highly recommend!

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Louise Clarke

8 February 2015

Had a lovely Sunday lunch today and they accommodated my father in law extremely well as he has a gluten allergy. Excellent for that special meal out. The only things, albeit small was that they collected the plates before everyone had finished their deserts (my biggest annoyance) and there were no tongs for the sugar cubes. Small niggles but wouldn't expect this in such a high standard restaurant. More...

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Jen Lawton

31 December 2014

Fab New Years Eve dinner... Perfect setting and wonderful food

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Angie Hall

28 June 2014

Absolutely beautiful place

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Jackie Osborne

27 June 2014

From the moment we arrived to the last wave as we left everything was fabulous. Paul & Andrew are excellent hosts, blending the right amount of friendliness with outstanding service. All of the staff went out of their way to ensure that we had a great stay and if ever anyone criticises young people I will simply point them in the direction of Fairyhill - the young members of the team delivered service beyond their years. So add all of that with a restaurant menu that made the very best of local produce, comfortable, clean, well appointed rooms, a great wine list, and the most relaxing environment, all set in beautiful gardens in the midst of The Gower, this really was a 5 star experience worth every penny. Thank you to all and I hope to visit again More...

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Kendra Marie Mendes

27 June 2014

Fairy Hill made my birthday meal to perfection. Will be back the next time we are in Gower.

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Steven Bell

19 June 2014

We had Christmas dinner here in 2013. The food was fabulous but felt the decor wasn't very festive. There wasn't a tree, the fire wasn't lot, no garland and outside the beautiful building stood two star trees. Personally they should have been two small beautiful real trees dressed accordingly. I suppose I went for the food, but it was Christmas Day and felt a bit flat More...

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Richard Davies

14 June 2014

Great hotel but last time I was there dinner was very average

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Susan Bailey

31 May 2014

Fabulous - great food and great service and very tastefully decorated.

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Lisa Michelle Evans

28 April 2014

Beautiful x

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Sarah P.

29 May 2010

In a word Incredible! An absolute hidden gem! Set in a beautiful location, the food is out of this world (and sooooo good)! Plus it's very reasonably priced. Trust me if this place was in London, it would be the talk of the town! More...

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