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“Too expensive for what it is”
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The Lion Hotel
Ranked #1 of 21 Criccieth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed June 8, 2011

We stayed in this hotel for 1 night in May 2011. We liked the description on their website and found the rooms quite nice. This website doesn't reflect at all the reality. The hotel is very old and tired. The rooms are clean but very old fashioned. The bathroom have obviously not been refurbished for 20 years by the look of it.
The breakfast is just OK, it's very, very basic..
And all of this for £87 B&B! I found this absolutely out of proportion for what you get.

Stayed: May 2011, traveled with family
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Reviewed May 17, 2011

we went to this hotel as part of our touring holiday in wales. Lovely friendly staff food was lovely we ate both Breakfast & dinner here. Bar was cosy we got speaking to the locals & had a great few nights.Rooms were clean & comfortable. Lovely stay We will be back for another visit.

  • Stayed: July 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 25, 2011

room was small and dark, kept awake by some tank in roof space constantly topping up with trickling water. decor is very dated, circa fawlty towers.

Stayed: April 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 22, 2011

i would reccommend this hotel to anyone, they are so friendly and the food is delisous.
we love it here and feel so relaxed.
well done to all staff you deserve a medal.
Thank you xx

  • Stayed: April 2011, traveled with family
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Reviewed April 12, 2011

Recently visited The Lion Hotel with our Local coach Company and had 5 lovely days. Rooms are very nice ours room 33 did have a very small bathroom but otherwise absolutely no complaints. Food was excellent and a great variety at Breakfast. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Overall this is a good hotel offering very good value for money and situation is first class. Would be happy to reccommend it to my best friend

Room Tip: Well worth a visit
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  • Stayed: April 2011
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Reviewed February 8, 2011

7 of us travelled from South Wales for the murder mystery weekend - so pleased to find the hotel has its own car park. Yes, some of the rooms were dated but all were clean and comfortable. When we asked if we could change our room for one with a bath, they could not have been more helpful - the room they gave us was spacious with a double and single bed and an L shaped 'lounge' . Good choice of meals (we opted for bed, breakfast and evening meal), there was entertainment all weekend (besides the murder mystery) and the drinks were reasonably priced (house wine £10.00 a bottle) Sandra, the owner, is lovely and has made the hotel relaxing and welcoming - even provided a needle and thread in our hour of need! All in all, excellent value for money - all 7 of us thouroughly enjoyed the stay and would have no hestiation staying there again.

  • Stayed: February 2011, traveled with friends
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Reviewed December 21, 2010

coach tour.
Situated North Wales on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park & Lleyn Peninsula.
unspoilt resort offers,good weather,resort faces south on the North Wales Coast with a the town has a ruined castle,also good weather.
Near Portmeirion ( where The Prisoner was made well worth a visit).
Also a very good town for a base to tour North Wales ie The Little trains & Snowdonia mountain Railway, & a few more like it, & very good place for walking.

  • Stayed: November 2010
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Address: Y Maes, Criccieth LL52 0AA, Wales
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Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Gwynedd > Criccieth
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 21 B&Bs / Inns in Criccieth
Price Range: $91 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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