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Black Lion Hotel

Mill St | Ystrad Meurig, Pontrhydfendigaid SY25 6BE, Wales
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Black Lion Hotel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heddwen and Alyn are the perfect hosts for this idyllic place. everything was so clean and cosy, the bed wonderfully comfortable and the food amazing. The local people we met were so friendly and made our weekend thoroughly enjoyable. We loved it and will certainly go back.

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St. Davids, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a meal and stayed overnight at The Black Inn last weekend and it was truly a delightful experience. Excellent food & friendly, helpful staff & owners. We certainly hope to be returning very soon.

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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Had lunch with my family today. How this place is so quiet I do not know!! We had two 3 course meals & a kids meal free all for £30 with soft drinks. Excellent quality cooking and food. Fab service. Perfect for taking little ones. Real old pub atmosphere, with a log burner. My fave place to eat Sunday lunch.... More 

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Aberystwyth
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We returned here after a gap of just over a year. Having previously had great meals here (hence the return), it was quite disappointing to be presented with a sheet with only 5 choices of meal. All three of us selected a different dish and decided that maybe it was because it was the chef's night off and so they... More 

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Bracknell
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

We chose the Black Lion Hotel because of its location. It's situated perfectly for great off-roading, quad biking & cycling. What really made the weekend for us was the hotel. The owners couldn't be more helpful. The rooms are top quality and the food is excellent! We will be back again next year :)

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Rhiwderin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We've stayed at the Black Lion twice already this year, both times while we've been completing hiking projects in the area. What can we say? The welcome is warm, the beer good and the service friendly. The breakfast tomatoes are to die for... I asked for the recipe and have been eating them ever since. The rooms vary in size... More 

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West Midlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Stayed here for one night. It's a pub in a small, quiet village with accommodation in converted outbuildings. Our room & bathroom were nice, quite small but clean, cosy & with tea & coffee, enough storage space & Sky TV. We had a great welcome and had dinner in the pub, the food really was good and generous portions. There's... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I stayed there for 1 night. The staff were all very friendly and welcoming. The food was excellent. The room was the biggest surprise. It was big, nicely furnished and very clean. I would recommend the Black Lion to anybody visiting this area.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Have to agree with previous comments about the exterior wooden steps leading to/from the room, but only insofar as we arrived in the dark, in stormy weather. If in daylight would have been fine, even with very small children. As it was, him indoors turned his ankle (but thankfully not seriously) trying to get back down to the car for... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Stayed here for one night on route to meet and subsequently adopt a rescue Spaniel. Great pub. Very welcoming and friendly, room was large and nicely done. Fab breakfast to set us up for the day ahead. Recommended.

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