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The White Lion

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   High Street, Bourton SP8 5AT, England
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Ranked #2 of 2 Bourton B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Lee T Rayleigh, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rayleigh, England, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was recommended this pub for a Sunday roast and was glad we were! Lamb roast with all the trimmings and one of the best apple pies we've all had in a long time! The staff were really friendly and we can't wait to go back next time we're in the area.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 1 night to break up the journey to Devon. After initially going to the bar for something to eat, ended up there till closing time having great banter with the staff and locals. Food was amazing both at tea and breakfast. Room was small but full of character. Overall great stay, would definitely recommend and would return.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed for one night but were really pleasantly surprised by this White Lion. The building was beautiful and the room was really pleasant. The staff were all very friendly and enthusiastic. I would, without question, stay there again.

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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We received a warm welcome on our arrival and were shown to our room by a friendly young man. Our room was wonderful, beautifully furnished, full of character and a very comfy bed. We had dinner in the restaurant and the food was superb. Our shared starter of king prawns in a garlic, leek and cream sauce was delicious, and... More

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

I don't usually stay in pubs but found The White Lion Inn to be ideal. The food at breakfast and dinner was of a very high standard as was the service during our two night stay. The room had everything that we needed in it and it was lovely to sit in the beer garden enjoying a drink in the... More

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Fantastic food and service. Menu is really innovative but also has all the things a pub would offer as well. We have a wonderful time every time we go there. Can't recomment it enough. Staff remember you but treat new people just the same! If you are driving by, then chose this pub. Can't really recommend highly enough. Original, authentic... More

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I stayed for 6 nights at the White Lion, for a getaway break, and to explore the local area. From the warm and friendly welcome, from Duncan, to the best wishes, from Will on my departure, everything was perfect. The food was excellent, well cooked and presented, more than ample helpings accompanied by some good local ciders.The regulars took time... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Recently spent two nights in this beautiful old coaching inn. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and the food both in the restaurant and the bar, was excellent. The burger is delicious and my only complaint is that it's too big. I would strongly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting north Dorset, it is close to Stourhead and Sherborne... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Found the hotel on laterooms.com as we were travelling from Brighton to go to Longleat the next day. Was greeted by friendly bar staff on arrival. Room was very clean, was a bit small but adequate for us just for one night. Decor of the room and whole pub was beautiful. Very very good value for money. Breakfast (included in... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My son booked this beautiful pub for myself and my husband for our birthday and xmas presents whilst we visited Longleat Safari park, The service was amazing nothing too much trouble and the food was lovely to. A lovely friendly atmosphere and a lovely friendly black cat.

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Address: High Street, Bourton SP8 5AT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bourton
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Hotel Class:3 star — The White Lion 3*
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