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The Golden Lion Hotel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 25 July 2015

My partner, friend and myself stayed here very recently while walking Offa's Dyke. The service we received was excellent. I rang the hotel to explain we would be arriving well after the time they stop serving food but the owner was still willing to offer...More

Thank Ryan D
Response from Rob C, Owner at The Golden Lion HotelResponded 7 August 2015

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We try to please all our guests so it is very rewarding when someone takes the time to leave such a positive comments. We look forward to welcoming when you are next in our area.

Reviewed 5 July 2015

Staying here proved to be an interesting experience. I was able to check my luggage in early so that was a good thing. On my return I was given a nice welcome by Karen. I then had a question so not wanting to invade their...More

2  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 11 May 2015

We were a party of 5 staying here for one night before visiting Powis Castle the following day. Upon arrival we found our rooms to be ready and clean. I had a nice big room with twin day beds and lovely views over the surrounding...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2014

This is the second time we have been able to enjoy the hospitality of Rob & Karen , by having the same room it was like going home & made even nicer on our return one evening to find a xmas tree had been placed...More

Thank AmyNorfolk
Reviewed 17 November 2014

We have just stayed at this hotel for the wales rally GB, the bed room was a triple room for three big lads. the room was very clean, the beds were comfortable. The bathroom was a little small but served its purpose well. We arrived...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$ 79 - US$ 83 (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$ 79 - US$ 83 (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."
9 Oct 2018
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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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