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The Grand Hotel - Swansea

Ivey Place, Swansea, United Kingdom, SA1 1NX  show map
 3 stars
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The Grand Hotel - Swansea

Wi-Fi
Parking

GBP 5 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The Grand Hotel is placed in the heart of Swansea and offers a panoramic view over the city. The hotel occupies 4 floors and was renovated in 2004.

Major Swansea sights, such as Caswell Bay and Swansea West M4 are located nearby. The venue is set 10 minutes' walk from Swansea center.

Restaurants and bars are set close to the property.

A 55-minute drive will take guests to Cardiff-wales airport.

Rooms

This unique hotel comprises 45 guestrooms with satellite television, Wi-Fi, a private balcony, coffee/tea makers and a closet. Room facilities include an electric kettle and a dishwasher as well as a pillow-top mattress, foam pillows and down pillows.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the lounge. A popular on-site restaurant serves dishes of local cuisine. The hotel invites guests to the Bistro bar to relax with a drink.

Services

Along with a designated smoking area, a luggage storage and a lift there are a meeting room and a photocopier available on the premises.

Relax

A Jacuzzi and a sauna are offered for relaxation. The hotel provides windsurfing, canoeing and hiking for an active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site at GBP 5 per day.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   45.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Bicycle storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots

Spa & Leisure

  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Cot FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Ivey Place, Swansea, United Kingdom, SA1 1NX

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Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    45

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
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King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
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Classic Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Wake up service
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Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
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Classic Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Classic Family Room

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Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Classic Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

This single room has air conditioning and electric kettle. Please note rooms may vary in design.

The Grand Hotel Location

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Local attractions

  • Aberdulais Tin Works & Waterfall8.0 mi
    Off A4109, 3 miles north of Neath. Car Park across the road from main entrance
  • Parc Y Scarlets8.8 mi
    Parc y Scarlets Parc Pemberton Retail Park
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    45

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSwanseaThe Grand Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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The Grand Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Grand Hotel

7.4
Very goodBased on180 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    It's great to see the Grand Hotel once again living up to its name. The redevelopment has undoubtedly been spectacular, and the attention to detail in the refurbishment of this Art Deco gem is impressive. The accommodation prices are also very reasonable.

    Unfortunately, the management is undertaking some rather stingy cost- cutting. The toilet paper is so thin you can see through it. If you want the ac to actually cool your room down to a tolerable temperature then you have to call reception and ask them to do it. And at breakfast you can have either a continental breakfast or a cooked breakfast, so if you want a cooked breakfast then you can't also have any cereal or jam, something one takes for granted even at a basic b&B.

  • Single
    10.0

    I enjoyed the location and friendliness of staff

    The spa was not open, the fitness room was a bit small

  • Single
    5.4

    The staff were friendly and the breakfast very good and clearly included in the price

    The double room was very small, with a small bed and a window which was fixed shut relying on air conditioning which I found clostaphobic and unpleasent. The Spa used on web image was closed on arrival at 7 pm and broken in the morning. The 4 star rating seemed a joke it was a budget Swansea 1 star at most with a fancy staircase and a good breakfast .

  • Single
    6.2

    The dinner was excellent

    The room was a little bit tired and the windows could not close probably

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    when I told the reception staff of our problems - they were apologetic and very pleasant. they even took £10 off the bill. However I would have preferred everything to have been as it should have been in the first place.

    No car park - but NCP was near by. We did not think the hotel was worth 4 stars - the bar was very grubby, the carpet in the hotel room was dirty, the evening meal we had was overcooked. I requested disabled room for my father and I to be next door -these requests were not received or acted upon on arrival. The hairdryer in my room did not work and even when I asked for it to be repaired or replaced for the second night - it wasn't.

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    I was unimpressed by the hotel but complaint being dealt with at present so feel it unfair to comment at this stage.

  • Single
    10.0

    I felt safe in the hotel, the rooms had all I needed and were clean and comfortable.

    Well, the TV was dissapointing , the choice of channels was poor , for example there was no news channal available in my room, even though Sky news was listed in your guide. I would have opted for more choice channel wise rather than a DVD player .If you are restricted to the room in the evening, this would be a problem .

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    Easy to park and find taxis.

    We had booked on the Internet and asked for a twin room, this turned out to be a double. The Manager kindly put up a z bed for us as a second bed, but I had rung in with enquiries beforehand and said my friend was disabled and the secodn bed filled the room making it difficult for her to move around. , I was not really happy that the room which was small over the kitchen fans and which were noisy and sometimes smelly. The window was not able to be opened. The room number was not shown on the signs so we spent a while searching for it. Was this a 'spare' room kept for Staff? I noticed the hotel booking form being amended when we booked in - but I could not see what changes were being made! The Manager argued that we had booked a double room

  • Single
    9.4

    It doesn't charge a credit card until a guest arrives. Variety of hot breakfast is good. Close location to the train station. Clean and spacious room. Friendly and helpful staff. Free wi-fi internet

    Not enough european electrical adaptors

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    Unfortuntaley the spa facilityies where not available

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Condition of room and the air conditioner

    All fine , though like all hotel staff they should be aware that when a biker stays , the parking of the bike is crucial , and details should be sent prior to arrival of the exact location and safety of the parking. Perhaps this should be on an email . After 6 hours of difficult manuvering of a big bike , its a bit of a hassle to get stopped outside the hotelthen run in and ask for these details

  • Couple
    8.2

    Good and friendly service and good location.

    Room was clearly non-smoking, but still had a smell that some one had smoked inside.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    The Hotel was genrally excellent but the location for a tourist was poor and there is nothing you can do about this.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    closeness to Swansea station, stayed on a Thursday night and we weren't disturbed from any noise from outside at all - surprisingly quiet. On the doorstep for shops. Room and it's facilities were fine.

    Only one thing - the corridor outside our room, because of the fire doors being permanently closed, made the corridor musty and slightly unpleasant. We had to go to the Marriot to visit someone, and the firedoors there, were open with some sort of magnet device.

  • Family with children
    4.2

    Entrance bright and welcoming - to be fair arrived very late and left 1st thing so cant comment on the rest

    Previous occupants dirty towel left behind bathroom door. Overhead bedside lamp not working. Toilet roll quality cheap and nasty generally found in mass public conveniences, not supposedly 4* establishments. Bed hard, creaky, rates to about Travelodge standards, certainly not up to Premier Inn Standards. All complaints reported to Reception on leaving,

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Ivey Place, Swansea, United Kingdom, SA1 1NX

Get directions
Airports
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    45

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSwanseaThe Grand Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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