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White Lion Hotel

Heol | Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DN, Wales
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Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Machynlleth
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On arrival, had to queue at a busy bar for check in (there is no reception). Staff busy serving regulars and not welcoming at all. Did not even bother to tell me where the room was. The room was comfortable but very dated and cramped and located over the kitchen. The access to the room was up a grubby staircase... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the mixed grill here and thought it would be an easy meal to complete as I've had loads in the past, but to my surprise it was a challenge and the tastiest challenge I've ever had, normally chips are small and easy but these were chunky chips the way a heavy meal like this should be, the meats... More

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Mmmmmm, a dog sat eating at a table - I would like to have seen that!!! (Previous review) just called in here for a drink with the family, and dogs, while waiting to pick up a Chinese takeaway. A great atmosphere on an early Saturday evening. Lots of families, and dogs, in the bar. The food looks good, large plates... More

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Roxby Downs, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Stay for a night while travelling through the area. The room was clean and well appointed. The ensuite was also clean. Breakfast was ok as was dinner. The hotel does need to review the policy of pets in the bar as this does not seem to be hygienic. A person was feeding a dog which was sat at a table.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We recently stayed at this hotel on a cycling holiday in Wales, having used it on a couple of occasions previously. The owners have clearly done a great deal of work to upgrade the decor, along with an external facelift and a tarmac car park. Our group of 13 thoroughly enjoyed their stay with excellent food, a good selection of... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Although having an email and phone confirmation reservation, no room was available when we arrived. Little concern as to our lack of accommodation, just suggested try the Wynnstay Hotel next door! Luckily they had a room and were excellent, but don't trust the White Lion!

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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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110 reviews 110 reviews
12 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I was surprised there didn't seem to be much accommodation on offer in Machynlleth but the White Lion is ideally placed in the town centre near the clock tower. The White Lion is an attractive traditional stone building. Upon entering the bar the atmosphere was friendly. My room was pleasantly decorated in neutral tones and spotlessly clean. There was a... More

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Newport, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We were looking for somewhere to eat in Machynlleth and had vaguely heard reviews about this place so decided to give it a try. We called in on spec and were found a table easily. The place is comfortable and pleasant without being overly luxurious or fancy. Our meals were not too long in coming and when they did, they... More

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sham el sheik
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32 reviews 32 reviews
30 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

dropped in for a meal last week great that you can get food all day ordered at the bar Wendy is always smiling and makes you so welcome, she is top class and so are the rest of the staff they work so hard and look happy in no time at all our food was ready, we really enjoyed our... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

dropped in for Sunday lunch, not many places open here on a sunday. Pub / restaurant was busy, food was good decent pub food, staff were attentive and all went smoothly. Never thought of going in here on previous visits but it was a decent pub and eatery. and when here next year will drop by again. as a restaurant... More

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Address: Heol | Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DN, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Machynlleth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
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