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The Red Lion Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   74 High Street, Cricklade, Swindon SN6 6DD, England
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Ranked #1 of 4 Cricklade B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Llanbedr, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent two nights here with a group of friends. Our room was huge with a huge bed and well fitted out with all the necessaries and a large bathroom. Although it opened directly out onto the beer garden, we were not disturbed by noise on either night. The ceiling was quite low and the fake fibreglass beams seemed rather... More

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
23 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Red Lion for a weekend as part of a wedding party. Our twin room was spacious, comfortable and clean. It was great to see the detailed information given on the menu, such as where all the food is sourced etc. The staff were friendly and helpful, and the pub area has a pleasant beer garden area... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited after reading about this inn's awards. I found nothing to warrant an award. Dated dining room, and had to wait an extremely long time for the meal! We all had beef, when it did come the beef was tough, veg basic and poorly done, I had one roast potato! Meal was also luke warm. There were four people in... More

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RedLionCricklade, Owner at The Red Lion Inn, responded to this review

Having tried to get to the bottom of this by email with you I am afraid I have hit a brick wall and am therefore only able to offer the following comments and information regarding our standard Sunday lunch. Our beef is sourced from our local butcher and the heritage breed for the last 3 weeks has been Dexter which... More

Seattle, Washington
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 15 miles of walking from the Kemble train station to the Thames Head and then to Cricklade...we were just happy to stop. But we were even more pleased with our decision to make that stop at the Red Lion. The staff were so welcoming and the room updated, large and lovely. This location is not only lodging and a... More

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Verwood, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to visit the Red Lion on recommendation, with friends. We opted for soup followed by roast beef and pork. The soup arrived which was delicious and so was the homemade bread. After quite a wait we eventually received the roast beef and pork.....what a disappointment. The beef was very tough, the roast potatoes (all 2 of them) were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is a little gem with a great atmosphere and food. We were visiting family in the area and although the place was very very busy and boiling hot day the staff were efficient and friendly. We were lucky enough to get a seat in the spacious beer garden, the food was lovely. I had tge spicy bean burger which... More

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Holywell, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We stayed for a couple of nights while visiting the National self build and renovation centre in Swindon. We were intending to stay in Swindon, but I discovered this inn on Trip advisor and found it would only be a twenty minute journey to the centre. We stayed in room five, which was located in the courtyard up some metal... More

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Great Missenden, Bucks, UK
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The paeons of praise that follow should be read in the context of an archetypal English pub: not against a template for a five star hotel. On the accommodation front there are some significant idiosyncrasies, some just quaint and others somewhat irritating: like the lack of a mirror within flex-length of a hair-dryer (the built-in dryer in the bathroom was... More

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Hook, Hants, UK
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We booked the Red Lion because of the great reviews here and one personal recommendation a few months ago. There were four of us: my wife and I and another couple, planning to walk a section of the Thames Way. We arrived on Friday evening and stayed one night. Our room was very good: quite large with low ceilings (it... More

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Worcester Park, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We have just returned from a 5 day stay in South Cerney and we ate at this pub twice in the 5 days we were there! My husband had read about the Red Lion in the CAMRA beer guide so was desperate to try it out especially as they are now brewing their own beers under the name Hop Kettle... More

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Address: 74 High Street, Cricklade, Swindon SN6 6DD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon > Cricklade
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Red Lion Inn 4*
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