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The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa (Llanelli, United Kingdom)

The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa (Llanelli, United Kingdom)

About The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa

Best Western Diplomat Hotel and Spa is a 3-star hotel found in Felinfoel village, one mile from the Llanelli town centre, less than a 10-minute drive from the Parc y Scarlets rugby stadium and 6.9 miles from the Ffos Las Racecourse. This 18th Century building contains a full-service spa for residents and day guests and the Pembrey Country Park is a 20-minute drive away. All rooms are en-suite with hair dryers, have free Wi-Fi access, TVs and tea and coffee-making facilities. Pets are welcome, and guests can make use of a fully-equipped gym, indoor swimming pool and free, on-site parking. The biggest of Best Western Diplomat Hotel and Spa’s three conference and events suites fits up to 350 people. Trubshaws restaurant serves traditional British and continental cuisine, while the relaxed Lounge Bar has a pianist Thursdays and Saturdays. The National Botanic Garden of Wales is 13.2 miles away and Cardiff is around an hour's drive.

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets(Unavailable)
  • A/C(Unavailable)
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

Rating overview

trivago Rating Index® based on 588  reviews from:
  • LocationGood  (7.8 / 10)
  • RoomsGood  (7.9 / 10)
  • ServiceExcellent  (8.6 / 10)
  • CleanlinessGood  (7.6 / 10)
  • Value for moneyGood  (7.9 / 10)

Positive Reviews


Nice village setting, well-presented.

Guests found The Diplomat to be well-located in a peaceful village setting, which also proved convenient for Llanelli, while the rooms themselves were considered to offer lots of space, and were clean and nicely decorated.


Good staff and accommodating all round.

You will find the staff to be very helpful and accommodating, the hotel is friendly for those visiting with children or their furry companions, and the food is of a high standard with service to match.


Nice little spa facility.

Those who took advantage of the spa facility found the spa pool, steam room and Jacuzzi to be a welcome addition to their stay, not to mention the handy pool and gym.

Negative Reviews


Mattresses not for everyone.

While most guests who stayed at The Diplomat had no problems with the mattresses, a handful found issue with the feeling of springs or personal preferences of hardness.


Decor character and sometimes toasty.

Several guests found the decor to be a bit dated for their tastes, but most actually rather enjoyed the character of the building. A few also deemed the rooms to be too warm for their liking, but the windows seem to open fairly wide, so this does not seem

All amenities

Wellness / Spa
  1. Beauty salon
  2. Steam room
  3. Massage
  4. Sauna
  5. Hot tub
  6. Body treatments
Property amenities
  1. Entrance hall/lobby
  2. Lift
  3. Gym
  4. Parking
  5. Terrace
  6. Porter service
  7. Hotel bar
  8. Indoor swimming pool
  9. Hotel safe
  10. Conference rooms
  11. Non-smoking rooms
  12. PC with internet
  1. Wheelchair accessible
  2. Accessible parking
Room amenities
  1. Balcony (upon inquiry)
  2. Bathtub (upon inquiry)
  3. Ironing board
  4. Television
  5. Central heating
  6. Electric kettle
  7. Satellite TV
  8. Desk
  9. Sitting area
  10. Telephone
  11. Safe
  12. Cable TV
Sports facilities
  1. Fitness
Food and beverage
  1. Diabetic food

Arrival / Departure

  1. Check in: 14:00
  2. Check out: 11:00


Felinfoel , SA15 3PJ , Llanelli , United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1554)756156 | Fax: +44(1554)751649 | 

Frequently Asked Questions about The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa

  • Is there a pool area at The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa?

    Yes, The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa offers 1 pool area.

  • Are pets allowed at The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa?

    No, The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa doesn’t allow pets.

  • Is parking available at The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa?

    Yes, The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa provides Parking, Accessible parking for guests.

  • What time is check-in and check-out at The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa?

    Check-in at The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa is available from: . Check-out time is by .

  • Where is The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa located?

    The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa is located in Felinfoel, SA15 3PJ, Llanelli, United Kingdom.