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Cafe Valance - Cafe Bar Mumbles

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Swansea
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick bite on a weekend and had some great food (pizza breads and delicious wedges!). Will definitely look to visit again soon. Staff were friendly and attentive with everything reasonably priced.

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Lots of well behaved dog with fairly well behaved owners. Bowl of water for my puppy on arrival and a short wait for lovely baggettes. Bread was warm and crisp with perfect fillings. Great service and welcome. Will call again, nice to have somewhere to call with dog.Sadly lacking in this area.Good luck

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Highly recommend this little gem of a place at the top of Newton Road in Mumbles. Gorgeous glass of wine, delicious lunch with a 'proper' crispy-on-the-outside jacket potato and a fabulous welcome for the dog too (free packet of dog treats for him). I will be visiting often! Thank you all for a lovely afternoon!

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1Thank SarahB1957
Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Visited Mumbles for a wedding recently. Room great but a bit disappointed by continental breakfast only. The post wedding hangover could have done with some sausages, bacon and egg! Perhaps it would be worth saying continental breakfast only on booking sites as I would say B&B usually means bed and full English/Welsh breakfast in my experience nowadays especially for the...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Early dinner for 2 and despite place being almost empty no real enthusiasm from staff. Poor selection of wine by glass. Special board that was obviously not special, 2 missing by 18:30, and just an addition to menu. Tapas arrived cold but didn't feel the need to complain as seemed to go with feel of the place. Summary, only dog...

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Thank Tim W
Wales
Reviewed September 3, 2016

The feel of the bar/café area is very warm and welcoming. The staff seemed friendly and welcomed dogs, one staff member made a real effort to pay attention and offered an owner a Bowl of water and a treat for their dog, a nice touch I felt. The food was nice, I had a Chicken Baguette and a Pot of...

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Thank Out-and-about-Wales
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Great coffee Great cakes Great drinks Great music Fab staff This is how to build a great business. Wish I didn't have family here as I'm sure it's a great place to stay as well. And it's got a nice raised sunny terrace front and back. Best in the area.

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Just came back from a delightful weekend in Mumbles staying at Cafe Valance. The room, though small, was really nice with lovely furnishings and a comfortable bed. We ate out at a Turkish restaurant the first night but on seeing the tapas being served to others as we sipped beer on the terrace we decided to eat there the next...

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Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 17, 2016

We have just returned from a two night stay here. Firstly, let me say that the owner and staff were lovely, but the accommodation was not what we were expecting for the rather high price we paid. The main problem was access to the room which was via an iron fire escape type staircase, which led from a slate patio...

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1Thank SusanW47
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

One of our favourite places to go, a wonderful atmosphere and dog friendly too which always helps. First choice for coffee or lunch or even evening drinks, definitely recommend. Always friendly and welcoming staff too..................,........

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cafe Valance Bar & Rooms is perfect for a relaxed romantic break. Set in the seaside village of Mumbles, on the outskirts of Swansea on the gateway to the glorious Gower Peninsula, Britain's first area of outstanding natural beauty. There are beautiful botanical gardens nearby, a host of historic castles and other sites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cafe Valance - Cafe Bar Mumbles

Address: 50 Newton Road, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4BQ, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > South Wales > Swansea County > Swansea > Mumbles
Hotel Class:4 star — Cafe Valance - Cafe Bar Mumbles 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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