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The Bear Hotel

63 High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AF, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I’ve always liked ‘The Bear’ and have enjoyed many a fine meal there, but I fear that its glory days are over. Arriving as a party of three, we ordered rustic bread and olives. The bread was great but since delivered without plates or napkins, it was a challenge. After asking at the bar, napkins were provided (but no plates).... More 

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for buisness for one night, interior was nice and Taylor on reception was very friendly and helpful, got to my room to find a very small tight space, old fashioned interior which is nice, had to plug my kettle in on the floor resulting in me burning my foot as I kicked it over, went to have a... More 

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83Rachel, Front Office Manager at The Bear Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback about your stay with us We have taken note of your points so they can be addressed We hope to welcome you back to The Bear Hotel again soon! More 

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a recent business visit to South Wales I used the Bear Hotel in Cowbridge for the first time. Everything about the experience was good, very good, the location, the parking, the people, the cleanliness,the room and the food especially the breakfast. Comfortable bar area with lovely atmosphere. I will certainly use it again and have no hesitation in whole... More 

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83Rachel, Front Office Manager at The Bear Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback of your stay with us. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit! More 

llandudno
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came down for the All Black's game our arrival and check in was very good, friendly and helpful, though our room wasn't ready but it was handled well. Bar area nice and busy, on our return post match nightcap in the Bar up to our room, across a forecourt [thankfully not raining]. Room not memorable, however did the business and... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I stayed with my two young daughters for a night in Room 22. It was lovely, the room was quiet, nicely decorated and had plenty of space for two comfy chairs, an extra single bed and a travel cot. My parents had room 25 which was a bit noisier as facing the street, but still lovely and clean, with an... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We stayed here for a wedding recently and it was lovely! Great rooms (which to my excitement included hot chocolate) and a great venue for this wedding with a lovely pub, courtyard and events room. Fab place. Just take care with trying to find the car park.

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Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We had one of the annexes so we were away from the main hotel,it was excellent, it was a short walk from the main hotel and afforded all the comforts of home .The Hotel provides umbrellas if needed.Plenty of bars to suit varying tastes. Breakfast was very good however the location was a cramped.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Business stay at his hotel. The hotel has rooms in both the original building ans annexes. Would recommend the main building rather than the annexes. Have to go across hotel four court to get to room which when raining(like that never happens in Wales) is not good. Plenty of bars and cosy seating areas to chill and read a book.... More 

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Wellington, null, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed at The Bear when friends were married at the venue in August. It has a pleasant courtyard and a good function room. Our room was in an annexe overlooking the courtyard so it was a good job we were part of the celebrations or it would have been annoying to hear guests revelling in the early hours. The... More 

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83Rachel, Front Office Manager at The Bear Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, your comments have been passed onto the appropriate departments. We really do value the information as without it we would not be aware of issues that may arise We hope to welcome you to The Bear again Kind Regards Rachel More 

Tunbridge Wells, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for a night at the Bear and after a few teething problems with our room, very much enjoyed our stay. The package price was very good and the evening meal more than adequate. However, the highlight of the stay was breakfast, and if you should decide to stay, make sure you have the bacon.

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83Rachel, Front Office Manager at The Bear Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your feedback, it is so important for us to know how you've enjoyed your stay. I am pleased that we were able to resolve the issues with the room and you were able to go on and enjoy the rest of your stay in Cowbridge We look forward to welcoming you back again soon Kind... More 

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Address: 63 High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AF, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Cowbridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 33
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The Bear Hotel Cowbridge, Vale Of Glamorgan, Wales

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