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Black Lion Hotel

Mill St | Ystrad Meurig, Pontrhydfendigaid SY25 6BE, Wales
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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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Darlington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently stayed here for two nights whilst attending a family wedding in nearby Tregaron. Lovely hotel - great food, very helpful and welcoming staff and fantastic rooms! We had a family room (room 6), which was large and spacious with enough beds for quite a large family (there was 1 double bed, 3 singles and a sofa bed!). Lovely... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

found this very nice hotel very friendly owners great food. And very spicey if you dare try the kickingmcchicken sandwhich glass of milk ready at your side recommended free pool table playstation music if you wish beer garden all there perfect spot on any day will return to try hottest sauce will bring my own cow great couple

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Excellent. Excellent. Travelling for business I stay in a fair few hotels per month. This is as good as a pub with rooms can possibly get. The Black Lion is perfect. Very friendly, great staff, nice cosy bar, amazing beds and HOT POWERFUL showers. Brilliant stuff!

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Sudbury,ON
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Our room was very comfortable - though up some steep outside stairs. There are more accessible rooms. The bed was comfortable and the bathroom very modern.- nice tub. Unfortunately the shower leaked flooding the whole room. We did report that. Breakfast was good - served in a lovely old dining room. The location beside the stream is lovely. There were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

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 May 29, 2015

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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