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The Lion Hotel

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Y Maes, Criccieth LL52 0AA, Wales
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

*****Be Warned***** I have just returned from a two night break at the Lion Hotel in Criccieth North Wales. On arrival at the hotel I waited for my turn to book in at reception, it turned out that there was a funeral party there at this time and so after a few minutes went by and I spoke with Jordan... More 

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very welcoming and friendly staff. Clean and tidy, recently refurbished rooms were excellent. Good food with great family facilities. Evening meals were excellent. Will definitely be coming back again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having turned up quite late we were told that if we paid quickly at the bar we could still have the carvery..... There was no indication of the size of plates so we opted for one small and one standard..... the small is very small - more for a child or pensioner, perhaps having an indication in the bar would... More 

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Friendly and welcoming staff. I would agree with some of the other comments about a being a little dated, but that did not affect my stay. Conveniently located for both travelling around North Wales and the centre of Criccieth. I would definitely stay here again.

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Newcastle Emlyn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Heipful friendly staff, couldn't do enough to help. We booked two rooms, the family room which was fab even my 14 yr old lad was happy sharing with mam and dad. My daughter had a double room and was happy with a lovely view. The bar got lively when the footie was on and had a great atmosphere.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel was homely and the staff were very welcoming. No problem with parking and no problems finding the hotel. I booked the break for a group of friends and we all loved it. We would all stay here again. Great value for money.

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Hailsham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Lion Cottage on a recent short visit to Wales for the family to do Zipworld, this hotel is just 45 minutes away so perfect location.We found the hotel had friendly staff, clean accommodation and a lovely breakfast. Set with views to the castle and a beautiful beach nearby. We arrived late and where shown were our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from this lovely hotel. I was accompanied by my husband and father, who also enjoyed their stay. The lion is a little dated but there is lovely family atmosphere about the place. The garden area is pretty the plants and flowers are delightfull, we met a pretty black and white cat there who was very friendly. The staff... More 

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Birmingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned for our fourth visit and still the same relaxed family run hotel. Such a lovely contrast to life in the city! can be a little noisy in high season but only transitory. Would recommend for an old fashioned break away from it all.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely room in the 'cottage' annexe at the rear of this hotel in the heart of an attractive village. Friendly and helpful staff, standard breakfast but plenty of it and not overcooked or stewed, excellent price

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