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Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The check in was quick but not overly friendly. Room was tiny but cosy and just what I needed. The mattress in honesty was awful but the room was clean. No hot water in the shower when I needed one in the morning, didn't complain though as was in a bit of a rush to get to a meeting. Food...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very pleased has had view of sea and castle from bedroom. Very old hotel with creaky floors so they supply earplugs lol. Happy with service and EXCELLENT cooked breakfast including cold buffet. Everything was in the room we needed ( including hair dryer) except a shower cap but I had one with me. Only negative I noticed was the macerator...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a few nights over a number of weeks on business and was delighted with my stay every time. Staff are helpful, rooms are spotless and food is great. My colleagues all have the same opinion and we wouldn't hesitate to recommend this to another. Highly recommended.

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Lancashire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here last weekend and Totally enjoyed it. I booked this through a groupon deal and got a very pleasant surprise on arrival at how immaculately presented this place is. The reception lounge is very very nice and cosy with comfy leather sofas and chairs. We were given room 34 on the second floor and it was nice, plenty of...

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Crewe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was clean and very comfortable, Staff very friendly and obliging food was great . First visit but it wont be the last. We were made to feel very welcome by all the Staff.Really enjoyable visit Well Done Everybody!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had a very comfortable & cosy room no.23. the food was very good indeed & could not fault it. the staff are very good helpful & efficient & would not hesitate to recommend this hotel to anyone.the sea front was a short walk away & at this time of year the sea air was very bracing ! the town of...

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lioncricc, Manager at The Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for the 5 star review, I am so glad you had an enjoyable stay. We hope to see you again in the near future. Happy New Year Jordan

American Canyon, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had a lovely stay here middle December 2016 a break away from mad xmas rush. staff very helpful , happy and chatty. room comfortable, warm and clean. Food was good! my husband ordered the ribs twice there delicious. I had lamb one evening and lasagne the following evening. Criccieth was understandably quiet but ideal for casual picturesque walks with...

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lioncricc, Manager at The Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to review the Lion, I am glad you had an enjoyable stay and found the food delicious. Thorughout the year the walks are picturesque but there's something special about a winter's day here. We hope to see you again. Happy New Year Jordan

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 12, 2016

December 9th-Monday 12th. This is the 3rd time this year I have stayed at the Lion hotel. Great staff, great food and a great time. Right in the heart of Criccieth. Great base to explore areas around North Wales.

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lioncricc, Manager at The Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your 5 star review, I am so glad you had an enjoyable weekend, it is always good to see a familiar face. Hopefully it won't be too long before your next visit with us. Best Regards Jordan

Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 12, 2016

I can't speak too highly of this hotel. 3 of us stayed for 2 nights on a weekend golfing break. We had rooms in the old stable block. From check-in to check-out we had very friendly and very efficient service from all of the staff in reception, dining room, bar etc. The breakfasts were excellent. The rooms were near perfect...

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lioncricc, Manager at The Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your in depth 5 star review, it is really appreciated. I am so glad you had an enjoyable stay and it is good to hear we are getting it right. Nefyn golf club is a must for any golfer, hopefully we will see you again if you are ever in this part of the world....

Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Room was acceptable, windows didn't open, shower's hose was damage and could barely take a quick shower. Instead, the food was delicious, everything was clean and good served, as well as the drinks!!!

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lioncricc, Manager at The Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us here at the Lion, I am glad you enjoyed your stay and enjoyed the food. The windows open from the top as the bottom ones have restrictors to avoid accidents. The shower hose has been replaced thank you for bringing this to our attention. We hope...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
The Llewelyn Restaurant
The Llewelyn Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Lion Hotel

Address: Y Maes, Criccieth LL52 0AA, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Gwynedd > Criccieth
Price Range: $58 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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“All rooms are pretty consistent.”
 of 5 bubbles 411damiant, 1 week ago | Read review
“All the rooms are clean and well maintained and the bed are so comfortable, great night sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles D6097OYmartinb, Dec 12, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front look over the green.”
 of 5 bubbles patchwork_11, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“sea view room lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles kaththered, Nov 22, 2016 | Read review
“The cottage rooms upstairs gives a great view of the hotel and quieter. Still had good wifi access.”
 of 5 bubbles revcathfrog, Nov 21, 2016 | Read review
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