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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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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

We had an unexpected need for 2 nights accommodation in Cowbridge and were fortunate to get the last room in this busy traditional hotel in a prime location in the high street. The hotel seems to be the hub of many of Cowbridge's social activities. All the ground floor nooks and crannies seemed to be filled with locals drinking, doing... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

our visit to this hotel came in two halves. As the hotel was busy we were given a room in the main house, we had been told prior that the annex rooms are far superior and this was confirmed by people who arrived the day after ourselves. Our room was compact to say the least, dark as there was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited the bear hotel for a Sunday dinner to celebrate my husbands birthday. Food was brilliant and full of flavour. There was also plenty of food, with extra veg if needed. Staff were brilliant, friendly and helpful. One of the best Sunday dinners we have had.

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Pewsey, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
42 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a weekend there while watching England beat Wales in the rugby on the Friday night. The style of the public rooms with lots of places to sit and fires to sit by was very nice and our bedroom really pleasant. Overall the staff were really helpful but at times there were too few of them, in the bar... More 

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78 reviews 78 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here for many reasons over the years from Weddings, Events, Local events and drinks with friends and so on. Always had a nice time in here, stylish modern pub with friendly helpful staff. Good food and it is bigger than you think! Make sure to check out all the areas as it can be a bit off... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by on spec and we were able to get a table by the window. What a lovely friendly waitress who took our order. No rushing us. We decided to share some nibbles. Breads to dip and olives. They were almost a meal in themselves.... The bread was wonderful and there was feta cheese with the olives. I choose the... More 

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Rhoose, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

My wife and I, with our two children came out for a meal in Cowbridge last Week and decided to try the bear, as family and friends had always raved about the hotel. What can I say we weren't disappointed Natalie who greeted us and Nathan who served us food made sure that we had everything we need from start... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Having had a couple of great meals in Oscars on previous trips we decided to stay for the whole weekend in the hotel. We had a friendly welcome though the reception area seemed a bit busy when we arrived. The hotel has a nice feel to it though. It has 3 different bars to suit all tastes. We enjoyed our... More 

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We stayed one night to attend a family occasion. And can't fault The Bear Hotel, We stayed at the rear of the hotel in the more modern rooms and found our room to be excellent. We did use the bar at the front of the Hotel for a quick drink before the night out and the front part we found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Some old friends decided to meet for lunch and after some window shopping in Cowbridge we decided on the Bear. We managed to get a seat in the lounge and the atmosphere was lovely. The fire was welcome after being out in the cold. The menu is extensive with something for everyone. We settled for a wrap with chips, pulled... 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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