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White Lion Royal Hotel

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61 High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7AE Wales See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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The White Lion is situated within the Lake District of Wales. Bala water sports are world renowned. The hotel has 26 rooms fully refurbished in 2005 to a 4 star standard. ...More Less
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Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$83 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
White Lion Royal Bala
United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Bala
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All reviewshigh streetpub grubroom was largegood sizefish and chipswould stay againwelsh breakfastpower showerfollowing morningbreakfast was excellentfull englishlovely rooman evening mealtea and coffeenorth waleswarm welcomebrains
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed Friday and Saturday with a group of friends - the receptionist/waitress was great and really friendly. Sat down for evening meal, Starters and mains ordered, then asked to leave the restaurant so they could prep for breakfast - no mention of desserts, when asked,...More

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just returned from lunch out at the white lion, very friendly pub and hotel on the high Street, disabled parking at rear of pub, so easy access into the property. Great selection of food on the menu and all at good prices, we are a...More

Thank sullivans927
Reviewed 6 days ago

My friend and I went in the bar after fishing locally for a drink and a bite to eat. The service was slow, the food was terrible and the only saving grace for the place was the bar staff being cheerful and polite. I wrote...More

Thank peters12342013
Response from White L, General Manager at White Lion Royal HotelResponded 4 days ago

I`m sorry to hear about your second visit with us, can you call me on 01678520314 to discuss further.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten here many times on route through North Wales. Never disappointed . Always clean, warm & comfortable with friendly staff. Really good choice of food on the menu for all the family. Can really recommend the fish and chips!

Thank Hazel G
Response from White L, General Manager at White Lion Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely comments, hope to see you very soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on our way through to Snowdon, To be honest everything was what we needed in the rooms, all clean and tidy. We ate in the bar that night I went for 3 courses for £10.99 and I couldn’t fault it I had mushrooms...More

Thank philipjay33
Response from White L, General Manager at White Lion Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely comments. Hope to see you again soon. Diolch.

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29 April 2018|
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Response from White L | Property representative |
breakfast starts at 8am till 10am
7 November 2017|
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Response from Attic-Mole57 | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park for patrons of the hotel at the rear ,just go up narrow road at right hand side of hotel from the high street,take first left and left again and you are in it. Sorry for delay in getting back to you
25 May 2016|
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Response from Attic-Mole57 | Reviewed this property |
Yes its an hotel .
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