THE AREA DIRECTIONS - Ivy Bush Royal Hotel

Carmarthen is reputed to be the birth place of the legendary wizard Merlin and
has the distinction of being Wales’ oldest town. It stands on a bluff above the
River Towy which runs from the Black Mountains down into Carmarthen Bay.
Nearby the National Botanical Gardens 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.
The town itself has a large leisure centre and the area offers a choice of golf
courses, river and lake fishing, walking and rambling and areas of outstanding
For more information about Carmarthenshire see:
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
two roundabouts following brown signs for “Spilman Street
Hotels”. Keep to left lane through traffic lights and the hotel is
on the right.
From A40/A484/A485 travelling West
Follow signs for Carmarthen along dual carriageway bypass,
then towards town centre. Keep to the middle lane over bridge
through traffic lights and the hotel is up the hill on the right.
Fitness Suite and Sauna free to residents
All rooms non smoking
Regular special offers
All major credit/debit cards accepted
Gift vouchers available
Special rates for day meetings
Extensive Parking
Spilman Street
SA31 1LG
Tel: 01267 235 111
Fax: 01267 234 914
email: [email protected]
For those who have responsibility for arranging an important
business occasion the hotel has four meeting and conference
rooms with facilities for up to 200 people, which are available
on day and 24 hour rates.
Easily accessible from the M4 motorway, A40 and Carmarthen
Railway Station, the hotel is perfectly located for those with any
busy schedules. Simply contact us and our experienced staff will be
pleased to help with your arrangements
Your Wedding day is a very special occasion and nobody understands that
better than our experienced wedding team. We are registered for civil
wedding ceremonies so that all the arrangements can take place under one
roof. Please ask for our wedding brochure and we would be delighted to plan
your day, or download our wedding brochure in PDF format from our
Commanding a spectacular position at the
gateway to the Golden West, the Ivy Bush Royal Hotel
has long welcomed leisure and business guests in
considerable comfort and style.
Once a favoured retreat for Lord Nelson and Lady
Hamilton, the hotel has been sympathetically
modernised to blend it’s old world charm with modern
facilities. There are seventy comfortably furnished
bedrooms, two family rooms , executive rooms and a
Our Croeso Suite can seat up to 200 guests for that formal dinner or private
party. Smaller rooms are available for family get-togethers or executive
dining. Whatever the occasion, you can be sure we have the room and the
menus to meet your needs.
All rooms are en-suite and are furnished to a high standard and include Private Suites, Executive Rooms and Family
Rooms. They have all the usual facilities you would expect, such as televisions with a range of channels, a hairdryer,
ironing centres and of course, a hospitality tray for that refreshing cup of tea or coffee.
The Suite and Executive rooms are also fitted with a private safe, widescreen television and
also have extra touches like fluffy bathrobes, mineral water and other little items that make
your stay that much more memorable.
Fresh local produce is used whenever possible in all of our menus and our team of chef’s pride themselves on their
cullinary skills. A comprehensive wine list complements the food with wines from all over the world and local beers
are readily available.
Air conditioned, with friendly service from experienced staff, the restaurant is open daily for all meals with traditional
Sunday Lunch Carvery featuring prime roasts being especially popular.
Breakfast is buffet style with an abudant array of hot or cold foods.