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The Bear Hotel

63 High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AF, Wales
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We called in at The Bear Hotel at about 7.00pm and as soon as we got there you could see that this is a very popular place for all age groups. The restaurant staff found us a cosy table for four and seeing that we had two elderly relatives with us immediately offered to get some drinks brought to the... More

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Barry, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We attended our friends wedding Anniversary at the Bear Hotel Cowbridge and the whole day was very enjoyable. The food for the function was first class as was the sandwiches we had in the evening and the cooked breakfast the next morning and a credit to the Chef and his staff. Our room in the main building was spotlessly clean... More

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here on the 1st June 2014 as part of a wedding party. Parking is at the rear and could be difficult to find if you're not familiar with the area. Once we had parked the check in was swift easy and the staff were very pleasant. Our room was in the anex/separate building in the... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My colleague and I were booked into the Bear Hotel for one night during a business trip. The hotel was excellent. Both our rooms were tastefully decorated and had good facilities. The rooms were spacious and well equipped. I had brought a travel iron along with me however there was one provided in room. The staff were extremely friendly. The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently stayed here for business. Room very comfortable. Food was great Breakfast was great All staff very friendly But be warned this hotel is very popular for weddings. Whilst this didnt detract too much from the stay. I was in a room directly above the late bar overlooking the high street and one night the wedding crowd did get a... More

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ScottD839, Guest Relations Manager at The Bear Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your feedback regarding functions at the hotel, we do frequently hold functions at the hotel and we do make all of our guests staying aware of this and do our utmost to ensure... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant hotel stayed here many times on business. Stayed in the main hotel this trip but have been accommodated in the rear annex previously. This visit the room was clean and complete with a four poster. Bed was very comfortable but the room was very hot (outside temp wasn't heatwave). However good job I had to be up early as... More

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ScottD839, Guest Relations Manager at The Bear Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We value all feedback both the good and the not so good, it is only with this that we can further improve the service & quality we offer to our guests. We hope to welcome you back again soon. More

Aberdeen
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We arrived in Cowbridge after 5pm and decided to see if we could stay at this hotel. We were a late walk-in and were offered Room 14 and were asked if we would like to look at the room before we finalised our decision. Well Room 14 is a very large well appointed room with a 4 poster bed with... More

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ScottD839, Guest Relations Manager at The Bear Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are very pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us, I will be sure to pass your comments onto the team who will be delighted to read them. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel again soon. More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Booked cellar restaurant for 14 people for a leaving party. I also booked a room to stay overnight. On arrival at reception met by a polite young lady,check in straightforward. Offered help with our bags. Small double room but adequate for one night. Spotlessly clean and very comfortable. TV, tea/coffee making facilities, bathroom well stocked with soap etc. Party met... More

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London
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Good location on the main Cowbridge high street. Helpful staff, decent size bedroom with a clean bathroom, good little bar with a couple of interesting ales and a nice beer garden to enjoy them in. Also, the hot ordered breakfast was lovely.

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East Sussex
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14 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Having asked a colleague to arrange the hotel, I had no preconceptions about the Bear Hotel. Upon arrival Magda greeted us wonderfully and was very pleasant and chatty. The room size wise could be called cosy, had all that you could need, including a four poster double bed. The bed itself wasnt to my taste as I prefer a firmer... 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): $$
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Bear Hotel Cowbridge
The Bear Hotel Cowbridge, Vale Of Glamorgan, Wales

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 3 star Bear Hotel is situated on the High Street of the beautiful market town of Cowbridge with origins that date back to the 12th century. The hotel is steeped in history and boasts individually decorated en-suite bedrooms, roaring log fires, a unique stone vaulted Cellars Restaurant, a Real Ale Bar and non-smoking Lounge Bars serving gastro style meals. The function suites are amongst the finest in the area. Weddings are a specialty with the emphasis on personal, friendly service. It also serves as an excellent conference venue with free parking and high speed WiFi in public areas. ... more   less 
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