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Rose and Crown Public House

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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us enjoyed a delicious meal in relaxed surroundings, the food came in separate containers so it wasn't piled up on the plate, as we were two coupled, the atmosphere was relaxed with a good balance of attention from the waiter/waitress!

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Thank JanetGavin30
Surrey, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed overnight for a local event. Lovely welcome and nice room let down by an extractor fan completely blocked. This was causing lots of condensation when showering (no bathroom windows) resulting in mould around bath.

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Thank Alan J
San Diego, California
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37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one night here and loved it. The room was modern, comfortable, and clean with all the amenities including some biscuits. The pub offers good food for a good price. The staff was very family friendly; they allowed us to take our food to our room, had a high chair set up for breakfast, etc. These things are so... More 

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Thank Nao H
Hereford, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here Friday night. Room was reasonable, clean and tidy. Looking a bit tired. Only one chair to sit on so one of us had to sit on bed to watch tv. Staff were very welcoming. We had a meal in the restaurant and it was lovely, reasonable price too. Having had such a lovely evening meal we had great... More 

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Thank Margaret J
Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Booked Sunday lunch here following a recommendation to celebrate a family birthday. We were disappointed. We waited a long time for main meals and desserts to arrive. For main course a few of us had the beef which was tough, although the roasties and Yorkshire puds were very nice. Vegetables were ok, carrots, cabbage and broccoli which were a little... More 

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Thank Lee070892
London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on a Friday after a long coastal walk enjoying a well kept pint of Reverend James before an early evening dinner. Dining before 19:00 we qualified for a free bottle of a nice Prosecco. The menu wasn't special but provided a reasonable level of choice, we both had the Smoked Salmon starter followed by a rare fillet... More 

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Thank Wheelbarrow1953
Northampton
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42 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Very pleasant two night stay from Thursday to Saturday. Staff very helpful. Bedrooms were fresh and clean. Lovely walk down to coast which is approximately one mile. Breakfast and dinner both excellent with great service by friendly and chatty staff.

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Thank MCB27Northampton
south wales
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30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We have visited the Rose and Crown a number of times, and when friends recently visited us we booked Sunday lunch for 4. Whilst the meat was of the usual high standard the same could not be said for the vegetables. Whilst I fully understand the rationale in serving "al dente" on this occasion they had most definitely taking this... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We had dinner there and enjoyed it so much we returned the next evening. Service was very friendly and quick. Prices were reasonable and a very pleasant atmosphere. A good choice of beer and wine. Hope to return sometime.

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Thank Gordonw W
Maesteg, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

My partner and myself called to porthcawl.we have been here before when our daughter was 2 years old. First impressions,fantastic. Very rustic, lovely cottage style pub, but with a few trendy touches here and there, we were greeted by a lovely french man who was very professional and told us a lovely menu of the specials ( he remembered them... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Rose and Crown Public House

Address: Heol-y-Capel, Porthcawl CF36 3ST, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Porthcawl
Price Range: $122 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Didn't stay only visited for Sunday lunch”
 of 5 bubbles JanetGavin30, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not sure. Some reviews stated large, clean,updated rooms. ours was not large and had not been updated.”
 of 5 bubbles 734margaretj, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Have not stayed here, but do ask for prices for drinks ect prior to ordering to save embarrassment and confusion.”
 of 5 bubbles Lovefood090, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 was fine!”
 of 5 bubbles inquizitormike, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“avoid rooms at the front, very noisy!”
 of 5 bubbles lcan2n, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
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