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The Bear Hotel

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63 High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AF, Wales
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Rating summary
  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wirral
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To be honest there isn't much more I can say that has not been said by previous visitors. It is a very nice old fashioned converted coaching inn set in the lovely town of Cowbridge. The staff were very good and the food was very nice. My room was in the annex not in the main building which was OK... More 

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Managed to drive past this hotel without spotting it, then it was working out where the car park is, eventually found it up a very narrow back street. Once located it is surprisingly spacious with plenty of car space and just across the road to the hotel. Very pleasant and cheerful staff, lovely room and welcoming bar made for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bear is a real Gem, situated on the main st of Cowbridge, the building has great charm and character. The food is top notch and the Sunday lunch is outstanding. The Beer garden is also great or you can sit out front and people watch. Highly recommended!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the bear for lunch with a u3a group , it was a fantastic hotel with superb food and wonderful attentive staff . We are a group of retired people who despite being In their late 70's and 80's enjoy good food and vist different restaurants every month. I enjoyed a fantastic 2 course luncheon at £10.95 in the cellars... More 

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Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the Bear hotel. Staff always friendly and polite. Food is sometimes great, sometime average but the welcome is always good. The bar to the left as you walk in tends to have a younger vibe and is a great place for a drink, especially in the winter when the fires are on.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here because I needed to be in Cowbridge. My room was nice with a modern bathroom and a very comfy bed. Chintzy, but in a nice way. Ate downstairs - food good in the bar and breakfast also good. I'd be happy to hang out downstairs drinking. The staff were all very nice indeed.

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We call here for coffee or lunch several times a year, and my Mum calls far more often. Food is always good and the menu quite interesting.The atmosphere is pleasant and seating of different types is available. There is a reasonable range of gluten-free dishes. On the negative side, level changes can make it a difficult place for some, and... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were here to Celebrate our sons wedding, everyone was made to feel welcome by all the staff. The venue "St Quentins Suite" was absolutely perfect, the food, entertainment was out of this world, you catered for everyone's needs, nothing was to much trouble. Our room we stayed in was excellent, clean comfortable and of a high standard. Breakfast was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having stayed here for a mates wedding we found the place friendly nice and clean with a really comfortable bed. The food was good and it has a seating area which is great on a sunny day with a wood arbor and plants would stay again and recommend

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

my husband had booked us a night in the Bear hotel to celerbrate our wedding anniversary. It is a place I have wanted to visit for a long time. I was at first uneasy about the hotel and access due to me using a wheelchair. no sooner had we got into the hotel did the staff come and help us.... More 

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