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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Only live 15mins away - can't believe we haven't been before. Absolutely stunning Sunday lunch with choice of turkey, beef or pork. All the meat fell apart-totally spoilt with huge portions! :D beautiful.

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Large traditional building. Friendly staff, good food in generous portions and large bar with some real cask ales. Pool table. We enjoyed delicious roast beet dinner and full English Breakfast. We had a good nights sleep, in a large, comfortable double bedroom. Tea, coffee and kettle in room. En-suite with a nice selection of toiletries.

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Thank Yvonne B
Oswestry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Popped in today to have a hot meal and was really glad we did. Superb food . Meal was excellent with good choice. Good service , friendly and quick. Prices very good . It is one place definately we will return to . Thumbs up from two happy diners!

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Thank _l21barker
Burton on Trent
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Well we had planned going somewhere else, do they were full, so dropped on this pub as close by. Driven by loads of times on way to Lake Vrynwy. So glad they were full, what a great pub, lots of locals in the bar, very friendly, went into restaurant area, quiet but staff were very friendly and helpful. Good was...

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Thank MrsC212
Aspley Guise, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This is a pub/restaurant with a handful of rooms above. I arrived wet and bedraggled much later than I expected. The kitchen was closed but they would see what they could do. I went to my room to clean some of the road grime off and returned to a great pie and mash. Nice bedroom with all you would expect....

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Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on the to Lake Vernwey for sunset photos and it was the perfect stop. After trying somewhere close by and feeling very unwelcome we left to come here and I'm so glad we did. The staff and even locals in the pub were so kind and friendly :) When the food came we were pleasantly surprised with...

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Thank Tami0603
Walsall, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We decided to try their Sunday dinners after recommendations from friends. We have a caravan nearby so aren't in Llansantfraid during the winter months. This hotel has bult up a reputation of serving excellent Sunday dinners. I have been twice now and haven't been disappointed at all! Four succulently cooked, fall-apart slices of beef, roast potatoes, pigs in blankets and...

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Thank Sheryl A
wales
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We have Sunday Dinner here every Sunday. Why? Because we love it. Excellent portions, always has the same high standard and amazing service from the moment you walk in. Oh and if you like a good pudding then you will not be disappointed. Highly recommend.

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Thank smartie76
Ireland
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

The restarunt was so cold it set everything on thee back foot the food was OK average pub grub service was fine. But I would pass this place to find better.as we were not local we were passing and chanced it will not be back

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1Thank vitara07
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Arrived late at night and couldn't get in. Eventually, the door was opened by a man working the night shift, who doesn't actually work there. He explained that the person getting the rooms ready (who also appeared to be working there, but didn't actually work there) didn't prepare the room properly and hadn't cleaned up the dog hairs after the...

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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about The Lion Hotel

Address: Llansantffraid-ym-Mechain SY22 6AQ, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Llansantffraid-ym-Mechain
Number of rooms: 6
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“We stayed in room 6. Large double at front of hotel, with bay window.”
  • Large double room with en suite and bay window.
 of 5 bubbles Z8062ESyvonneb, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here at all”
 of 5 bubbles MHenderson734, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Do not choose room 5 if you like a dark room to sleep in”
 of 5 bubbles The_Tourist_555, 19 Sep 2011 | Read review
“ask for a room at the back, but dont worry too much about it”
 of 5 bubbles santamed, 15 Aug 2011 | Read review
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