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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived slightly wet after a day cycle in the Welsh hills and were very happy to find such a great spot for dinner. The staff were really helpful and let us put our bikes safe in the back , and went along with my strange request for a hot squash :) Really tasty food, the rabbit curry was just what...

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Cinderford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stayed with a group of friends for a single night. The welcome, atmosphere and general "craic" in the Black Lion is brilliant. Such a lovely bunch of people running the place, and the locals were really welcoming too. Huge choice on the menu; the food was well cooked and very reasonably priced. Nice rooms too. This place is located in...

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Thank Ash B
Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We stated one night. Our bedroom was very clean and of a good appearance and the beds were comfortable. and the hotel is in a quiet side street. The meals choice was very good and well presented. Talking to some of the residents and 3 local couples - they said we made the best choice of pub restaurant compare with...

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Thank foxyone2016
St Austell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We really enjoyed the atmosphere here. Great meal in the bar with good chat amongst other guests. Lovely room. Altogether would enjoy returning another day but on horse trek so ever on to the next pub!

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Thank Anthony H
Llanellen, Abergavenny
Reviewed 3 August 2016

stopped for some lunch and a drink en-route on a mountain biking trip. Friendly staff, good choices of food which was well presented and tasted good, Nice inside and a good old building. Only stayed for an hour so nothing else to mention

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Thank Huw D
Heywood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed the night in the big family room, this was the only downside to the stay, considering the pub is full of tradition and history the room was bland with cheap fittings. Lovely breakfast, really friendly staff, would definitely stay again. But like I said a little bit of love and investment in the rooms would go a long way...

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Thank Pauljack00
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Stayed here after days trekking. Restaurant area is very homely however was warned as there was a party in for dinner there could be a wait. Given there is an alternative across the road which I recced I just ordered a wild boar pate starter which was very good. See separate review Red Lion for rest of meal! The room...

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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We booked this b&b because of its location close to local fly fishing waters (teifi pools, river teifi) and we were delighted when we arrived to find a nice welcome and a large room for the three of us with one double bed and three singles for our three night stay. The room is tidied and cleaned each day which...

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Thank Robert R
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Went here today and the food was brilliant and cannot complain about anything wonderful service and friendly staff would go again very comfortable atmosphere. Well done to everyone who works there on excellent service A* for everything.

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Thank nay1303
south wales
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Advance booked a Saturday 11th June lunch stop for 28 motorcyclists with their food pre-chosen: chicken curry rice & chips; vegggie lasagne verdi, garlic bread & chips; beef cawl,; ploughmans. All the food was served promptly, piping hot and home cooked - 28 contented stomachs. Beautiful inglenook fireplace in the bar. Beer good. Alyn & Heddwyn are not so good...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welsh country inn with seven tastefully decorated rooms and great food. Near Strata Florida abbey, Cors Caron and the Hafod estate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Lion Hotel

Address: Mill St | Ystrad Meurig, Pontrhydfendigaid SY25 6BE, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Ceredigion > Pontrhydfendigaid
Price Range: £69 - £75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Black Lion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 3 was for 5 people and had a bath and a shower!”
 of 5 bubbles AmandaA446, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“If you need plenty of space or are staying for more than one/two nights ask for a room in the converted stable block. They are much larger than the above-pub rooms and have a really useful porch area for storing boots, coats, etc.”
 of 5 bubbles TheWalkersWife, 13 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Room 7 is the family room. It has steep steps to access it and no facilities for anyone travelling with babies or young children. There are small windows letting in little light. The balcony area is scruffy and overlooks the owner's washing!”
 of 5 bubbles maryjaneLondon, 27 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear of the pub in an old cottage - all looked the same! Camping on the grass to the rear also an option.”
 of 5 bubbles HannahD794, 13 May 2013 | Read review
“we like room one, as you can hear the stream bubbling past.”
 of 5 bubbles CarolBob1, 26 Feb 2012 | Read review
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