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The Lion Hotel

4-starThis property has received its official star rating from Visit Wales.
41 Broad StreetBlaenavon, PontypoolWalesNP4 9NHUnited Kingdom, 0203 027 9779

4-star inn in Pontypool with restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi and free parking
  • This hotel has a 4 star rating which seems a bit misleading. I'd describe it as an…Jan 10, 2016
  • I thought this hotel, the staff, room and food were excellent, in fact the only that…Dec 13, 2015
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The Lion Hotel

Hotel Info: 020 3027 9803

from £71
  • Executive Double Room
  • Family Twin Room
  • Classic Double Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 12 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
Things to do
  • Spa services on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Terrace

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


On-site venue – This restaurant specialises in British cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The Lion Hotel’s small print

Also known as

  • Lion Hotel Pontypool
  • Lion Pontypool

Mandatory fees

Deposit: GBP 50.00 per stay

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge

Late check-in between 10 PM and 1 AM can be arranged for an extra charge (amount varies)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 15.00

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around The Lion Hotel


  • Big Pit National Coal Museum (29-minute walk)
  • Abergavenny Museum and Castle (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • St Mary's Priory Church (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Borough Theatre (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Cwmtillery Lakes (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Bedwellty House and Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Brecon Mountain Railway (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Raglan Castle (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)

Getting around

  • Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.) 65-min drive
  • Pontypool Station 17-min drive
  • Abergavenny Station 17-min drive
  • Cwmbran Station 22-min drive
  • Free self parking

The Lion Hotel

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