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The Golden Lion Hotel

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Offa's Dyke Powys, Llandysilio SY22 6RB Wales See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is in a very quite location, ideal if you want to have total peace and quite. The hosts Rob and Karen made us feel very welcome, and couldn't do enough for us. Food outstanding and piping hot, made fresh that day, steak pie to...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

I was on day 4 of the Offas Dyke path and came down with illness, luckily I was camping at at Rob & Karen's who kindly put me up the following day in one of their cottages at a really reduced rate and even gave...More

Thank DA D
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Nice, quiet place, Rob and Karen very hospitable. Good spot to spend a night when walking Offas Dyke. Would definitely recommend. We ate in the bar and food was good. Local beer. Big, hearty breakfast.

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Nice lady who runs the hotel, nice locals who stay. Hotel itself looks nice to stay. Camping wise it’s badically the side garden with enough room for 3 or 4 tents max (single man tents). Drinking water was inside the pub so not readily accessible...More

Thank ColinHutch40
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Just off the main A483 now that the bypass has been put in on a quite road. Very adequate for our needs given that there was 7 of us.Good parking. Owners obviously working hard to keep the hotel functional, although a little tired and lacking...More

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The Golden Lion Hotel: GRADE 2 LISTED 18th century coaching inn, with many period features. Modern features include free WI-FI and BRAND NEW CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEM INSTALLED MARCH 2013.The family run More hotel, in a quiet countryside location away from the main roads, is situated on the Offa's Dyke path and is the ideal base to explore The Marches and surrounding Welsh hills. Weddings / Parties / Corporate Bookings catered for. 2 Car Parks. Vegetarian, Vegan and Celiac dishes prepared (please book in advance). THINGS TO DO: The immediate area is rich in activities: Walking, Cycling, Fishing, Climbing, Exploring, Caving, Touring by car, Geology / Fossil Hunting. Circular Canal Walk behind the Hotel: ½ hour walk; regular wildlife includes herons, swan families, rabbits, otters, buzzards, peregrine falcons, etc. Vyrnwy Aqueduct, 20 minutes walk away Canal locks and lock-keeper’s cottage, ¾ hour walk. The magnificent River Vyrnwy runs alongside the canal; Fly fishing on the River Severn – salmon, trout, grayling. Rich industrial heritage; Rare intact Victorian Lime Kiln and chimney nearby; Meadow walks. Rodney’s Pillar: two-hour energetic walk / climb, 5 minutes drive away from the Hotel. Beautiful Lake Vyrnwy and its many waterfalls: ½ hour drive away. The famous race track, Loton Park Hill Climb is nearby; Bulldog International Rally of North Wales: Dulux Trade MSA British Rally Championships. Several good golf courses, clay shooting, horse riding. After a long day out relax with our live music evenings (Rob Cook Williams - Musician / Owner of Hotel. Great food prepared by top local chef Karen Williams.We are a Real Ale bar, and where possible we stock local beers alongside the regular ales. We also stock a good range of spirits and whiskies including the very popular Welsh Penderyn single malt and Brecon Gin. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 80 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Llandysilio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 80 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Llandysilio
Traveller (3)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (2)
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"We had the room with extra large double."
6 days ago
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"top floor is very quiet"
28 Mar 2018
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"courtyard rooms"
13 May 2014
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"Room 1, on top floor, has good views and is quiet"
16 Aug 2013
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