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Black Lion Cardigan

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High Street, Cardigan, Wales
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Black Lion Cardigan
Ranked #11 of 15 Cardigan B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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273 reviews 273 reviews
37 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Black Lion is an ok place to stay, but dont expect 5 Star, it is basic and the place is in need of some updating. All that said its good value - and the bar and food are very good and reasonably priced, for a quick stopover its fine.

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Sutton, London, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We had spent the day exploring the town as d were looking for somewhere to have a meal. We stumbled across this pub and gave it a try. We were shown to the pleasant restaurant and quickly picked our choices and the service was already great. The food arrived quickly in good portions and with a smile. It was felt... More 

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Knowle Solihull Warwickshire
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stayed over night, parking a problem as had to move car before 9 am meaning we didnt get time to have breakfast. Room in need of a desperate up date and only two tea bags !which tasted very odd when I made a cuppa. Noisy rd at front with a delivery at 5 am in the morning. Small bed.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for a near by wedding. The location was great. Parking is an issue.. We paid for a long stay ticket at the local co-op. Unfortunately.. The bed had a plastic under sheet which was very uncomfortable. The shower blocked and so didn't drain so you end up standing in your room mate's dirty water. The first night... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Stayed here for a nearby wedding. The pub itself is OK with friendly staff, the rooms are not great but you get what you pay for. Bed wasnt great, window didnt open, smelt slightly of damp, shower was a little cold. Location is in the middle of town and short term parking is a problem as you need to top... More 

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Byron Bay, Australia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

The Black Lion is in a good location and is a nice pub with good value rooms and breakfast. The bar is atmospheric (if very quiet on a week night) and is a nice place for a drink. There is parking on the street until 8:30 am otherwise there is a paid parking lot (not owned by the hotel) and... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

From the outside I thought it was an old mans pub as the front is oldy worldy but the back modern. We sat with everyone else in bar. 2 ladies behind bar were very helpful & chatty. We ordered the carnivore sharer this was fab but maybe an extra basket of chips for price but meat and ribs delicious. Very... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The Black Lion is a lovely old pub full of character with a good pint and friendly staff and a good selection of newspapers to read whilst enjoying your pint a nice place to relax when your wife is shopping will definitely return when I`m next in Cardigan

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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

Had a bit of a walk from the car park. Room was ok, I don't mind dated furniture, but it could do with a good dust. There was a handle missing from the chest of drawers with sharp screws jutting out. The rest of the room was clean and tidy. I ate a bar meal downstairs. The menu wasn't extensive... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We visited the Black Lion on sunday afternoon for the 1st time after a long walk along the coastal path & really loved the feel of the place. It's a beautiful old pub with real charm. We got a friendly welcome from the lads behind the bar who was eager to chat & made us feel at home. The dining... More 

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Address: High Street, Cardigan, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Ceredigion > Cardigan
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Black Lion Cardigan Wales

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