Twr y Felin Hotel, St Davids receives Visit Wales Gold Award
Presented to Welsh hotels for the highest standards of quality, comfort and hospitality, Twr y Felin contemporary art hotel, St Davids has been awarded the Visit Wales Gold Award. The award is given to businesses participating in the Visit Wales Hotel and Guest Accommodation schemes, with which Twr y Felin already holds AA 4 Silver Star status as a hotel of superior quality.
The award completes an incredibly successful year for Twr y Felin Hotel, adding to its’ already extensive list of accolades, including Pembrokeshire Tourism's Best Serviced Accommodation 12+ Rooms 2016 and Two AA Rosettes for Blas Restaurant.
Opened in March of this year as Wales’ first contemporary art hotel, Twr y Felin Hotel is a former windmill that has been restored and extended into a luxury heritage property and is now home to 21 bedrooms including a suite located in the former windmill tower which spans three floors and offers 360 degree views over the St Davids peninsula.
Twr y Felin Hotel is also home to Two AA Rosette Blas Restaurant. Under Head Chef Simon Coe, Blas offers a menu influenced by the season and uses produce sourced from predominantly Pembrokeshire and Welsh suppliers, as well as foraged ingredients from the surrounding countryside and coast.
Paula Ellis, Group General Manager of Twr y Felin and its sister properties in the peninsula, Roch Castle and Penrhiw Hotel, said: Receiving the Visit Wales Gold Award has been the perfect start to the year and complements a very successful 2016. This award recognises our exceptional standards which we have worked so hard to achieve and is an important affirmation of our success and a solid foundation to build on in the future.
Twr y Felin is open daily for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and drinks.
Since October this year Twr y Felin Hotel and Roch Castle have been listed in the Sunday Times Ultimate 100 British Hotels list, Twr y Felin has been awarded Best Serviced Accommodation over 12 rooms at the Pembrokeshire Tourism Awards and has been shortlisted in the Civic Trust Awards. Roch Castle has been awarded Hotel of the Year at the Welsh Hospitality Awards and Best 5* Hotel in Wales by Trivago, whilst Penrhiw Hotel is an AA Five Star Gold property.