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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
OtherSimon Rochester, 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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Rochester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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 4 weeks ago

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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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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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
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

We stayed on a Friday night in the superior room (room number 2) for my birthday treat. We received a very warm welcome from Will after a 2 hour drive & we were shown our room. The place was beautiful, typical of its period! Roaring fire, creaky floorboards and a very friendly black cat. Loved the little tea cups on... More

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Martock, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Meeting friends for dinner last night, table booked for 6 people at 7.30pm, we waited over an hour and still no food had arrived. Enquiring at the bar we were told they would chase the kitchen. Starters arrived - cold soup, but by the time we had found someone to point this out, the rest of us had finished our... More

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Frome, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

My partner and i booked a table for lunch today as a treat for my sons 16th birthday. Having dined here on a previous occasion we were very much looking forward to our meal as our last visit was very enjoyable both food and service were exceptional . However on arrival today having purchased our drinks at the bar we... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

A bit late with our comments but better late than never. We stayed for just one night (a Friday) and was prepared to cancel based on a previous guests comment. However we arrived at lunchtime and thought it was perfectly acceptable so we booked in and had a light lunch in the bar. A more than generous baguette was provided... More

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Address: High Street, Bourton SP8 5AT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bourton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The White Lion 3*
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