The Ivy Bush Royal Hotel in Carmarthen has been providing leisure and business guests with a warm welcome and relaxed friendly style of service for many years. Once a favoured retreat for Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton, the Ivy Bush hotel has been sympathetically modernised to blend its old world charm with modern facilities. Commanding a spectacular position at the gateway to the Golden West, the Ivy Bush Royal Hotel is ideally situated for breaks exploring the attractions, historic gardens and mediaeval castles of South Wales.
Each of the 70 comfortably furnished en-suite bedrooms at the Ivy Bush Royal offer all the facilities you would expect for a great stay in a 3 star hotel in South Wales. The bedrooms have been completely refurbished to a very high standard, and include Private Suites, Executive Rooms and Family Rooms.
The Ivy Bush Royal Hotels restaurant is air conditioned, with friendly service from experienced staff, is open daily for all meals with traditional Sunday lunches featuring prime roasts are especially popular. Fresh local produce is used extensively in the seasonal menus and Welsh Black beef from a local farm feature prominently with succulent results. A comprehensive wine list complements the food with wines from all over the world and local beers are readily available.
The Ivy Bush Royal Hotel in Carmarthen offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.
Unless specified otherwise, prices are quoted per adult per night.
Childrens reductions are available, for more details see our terms and conditions.
Single Room Supplement £15.00
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The en suite accommodation at the 3 star Ivy Bush Hotel in Carmarthen are well equipped to ensure stay is comfortable including the all important hospitality tray for that refreshing cup of tea.
The Suite and Executive rooms are also fitted with a private safe, widescreen television, fax machine and also have extra touches like fluffy bathrobes, mineral water and other little items that make your hotel stay in Carmarthen that much more memorable.
Ivy Bush Royal Hotel guests receive complimentary use of the hotels Fitness Suite & Sauna
In the Ivy Bush Hotels air-conditioned restaurant you'll receive friendly, helpful service. Only Fresh locally sourced produce is used to create seasonal menus create delicious results.
Breakfast is buffet style with and abundant array of hot or cold foods.
Breakfast is served from: 7am - 9:30am
Dinner is served from: 7pm - 9:30pm
The Ivy Bush Royal Hotel also has a comfortable, spacious lounge bar with entertainment available on some evenings.
Roasted Red Pepper Soup with Parmesan Wafers
Asparagus Spears With Roquette Leaf Salad, Carmarthen Ham, Pearl Las & Balsamic Reduction
Tea Smoked Duck Breast With Beetroot Glaze, Beetroot Crisps and Seasonal Leaves with a Honey & Ginger Dressing
Pan Fried Scallops With Black Pudding, Cauliflower Fritters and a Cumin scented Purée
“Ivy Bush” Crayfish And King Prawn Cocktail
Chilled Chicken Roulade Filled with Apricot & Pistachio served with a Bloody Mary Salsa
Chicken Supreme “Rossini” Filled with Pate, Served on a Crouton, With a Wild Mushroom Sauce
Oven Roast Duck Breast With Duck & Cabbage Faggots with a Pear & Brandy Sauce
Pork Tenderloin Brie & Bacon with Red Onion Compote & Grain Mustard Sauce
Flame grilled 10oz sirloin steak (£2.50 supplement)
Loin of Lamb Served with a garlic & Rosemary Mousse, Baked in Puff Pastry with a Red Current & Mint Jus lie
Medallions of Rabbit On a Sweet Potato Boulangere, drizzled with a Thyme & Port Reduction
Roast Monkfish Tail With a Leek & Mussel Risotto
Flame grilled 10oz Fillet Steak (£5 supplement) Flame grilled to your liking and served with all the trimmings (Onion rings, Tomato, Mushrooms and chips). Choose from Black Pepper corn, Chasseur sauce or Walnut & Stilton
Grilled Swordfish Steak Served with a Pineapple & Red Chilli Relish, Garnished with Fresh Lime
Baked Vegetable Strudel lavished with a Yellow Pepper Sauce
Baked Alaska With a Warm Raspberry Sauce
Honey Tulle Basket With Mango Mousse & Sticky Black Cherries
Selection of Welsh Cheeses Served with Biscuits, Crackers, Celery and Grapes
White Chocolate & Baileys Crème Brule Served with a Strawberry & Rose Water Salad & a Homemade Shortbread
Dessert of the Day - Please ask a member of the team
Carmarthen has many popular attractions nearby. The National Botanical Garden of Wales and the historic Aberglasney Gardens are well worth a visit, as well as the many majestic mediaeval castles, which dominate the landscape of West Wales. Pemberton's Chocolate Farm attracts those with a sweet tooth while the young at heart visit Oakwood Theme Park. Tenby, The Mumbles, Pembrokshire and Cardigan Bay are all within easy driving distances. You will not be short of things to see and do.
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Directions to Ivy Bush Royal Hotel in Carmarthen
From the M4 travelling West
Continue from M4 (Junction 49) along A48 dual carriageway to roundabout on outskirts of Carmarthen. Go straight on to the next roundabout, then right. Straight on at next 2 roundabouts following brown signs for 'Spilman Street Hotels.' Keep to left lane going through the traffic lights you'll find the Ivy Bush Royal hotel is on the right.
From A40/A484/A485 travelling West
Follow signs for Carmarthen along dual carriageway by-pass, then towards town centre. Keep to the middle lane over bridge through traffic lights and the Ivy Bush Royal hotel is up the hill on the right.
If you are staying on a Dinner inclusive rate, then you are entitled to the 3 course Table D'Hote menu or two courses from the A La Carte Menu.
Guide dogs only
Best Room Available - you will be allocated the best available room on check in. Please note that a superior room is not guaranteed, unless you have opted to pay the supplement for a guaranteed upgrade