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The Red Lion Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   74 High Street, Cricklade SN6 6DD, England
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Ranked #1 of 4 Cricklade B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Daoud72 London, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed in the Red Lion overnight on the last leg of my walk to the source of the Thames, and am glad to chosen this establishment. The staff were polite and attentive, my room was very spacious, clean, very well appointed (including free wifi), and looked to have been recently refurbished. My bed was very comfortable and allowed for... More

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Thame, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Whilst walking the Thames Path last week we were most impressed by our first nights stop at this lovely inn. Our room was modern and contained all you need for a comfortable nights stay. The inn itself is vibrant and there is a wide variety of ales, including their own brews. The menu was less extensive than detailed in their... More

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Builth Wells
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62 reviews 62 reviews
40 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped just for a night en route home. Buzzing inn with good food and selection of beers etc. Newly refurbished room with all mod cons. Had our dog with us and as this was a new room wasn't allowed in but they do have other pet friendly rooms but they were full. Car parking could be an issue but we... More

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub, friendly welcome, immaculately clear rooms,sadly we didn't have a full chance to enjoy the very wide selection of beers, the 'Tea'was outstanding, Cooked breakfast was superb. Shame it is quite so expensive, but we should have stayed in the bar longer- Thanks

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Blue Mountains National Park, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

These people have invested in their pub and should be congratulated. We come to the UK for the long distance inn to inn walking, best in world, and good accommodation plus nice food at the end of a days walking in beautiful countryside just improves the overall experience.Many walkers rate the walking and care little about the accom...'just give me... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Like many others, we stayed at the Red Lion overnight whilst walking the Thames Path. It's a handy stopover between the source at Kemble and Lechlade. It couldn't have been better: a welcome drink from the wonderful range of real ales; comfortable, clean and well-appointed rooms, and excellent food in the bar - on a night (Monday) when the restaurant... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

For what I pay to stay here this place is excellent. The work they have put in on the rooms has delivered exceptionally comfortable facilities without sacrificing the character of the building. Little touches such as homebaked cookies and nice toiletries complement the facilities perfectly. Breakfast is a pleasure and service is excellent. The only slight gripes are that at... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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132 reviews 132 reviews
28 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

There is only one veggie option for starter (not including the ham terrine which was marked with a V ermmm..) and only one main course veggie option too which was a bean burger with triple cooked chips. Was an okay meal but not oustanding, decor is very rustic but I didn't like the hundreds of stuffed birds on the walls.... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Great pub. Great town. The room was very clean, large with a comfy bed. Great price for the quality of the room. The staff were really nice. The food in the bar was super good (burger and chips). Also breakfast was great.

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Abingdon, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The pub was very nice when you walked in. Busy as described on Trip Advisor with family locals and dogs. The bar staff were very busy but very friendly so we were expecting to have a nice evening. We waited a little while whilst our table was being set up in the restaurant. Not a huge menu but we had... More

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