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Red Lion Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Quay, Clovelly EX39 5TF, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Red Lion, Clovelly has, perhaps, one of the most beautiful harbour-side locations in Devon, set in the enchanting and genuinely unique village of Clovelly. In such a location and setting one might be excused for thinking that the village's only hotel would be equally impressive. Unfortunately this is not quite the case. The room we had was adequate and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited this hotel recently and was really impressed with all aspects. The location and views are fantastic. The staff were pleasant and helpful and the food was excellent. The rooms overlooking the sea are lovely and look like they have recently been refurbished. Hope to visit this hotel again soon.

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had such a lovely stay at the Red Lion. Staff really friendly. Service was great. Food was nice. Really pleased that we stayed here really want to come back again soon! Rooms newly done and very clean. Thank you so much for our stay. Been telling everyone about how amazing our little break was.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The location is stunning the food was rubbish. The staff were too busy talking about affairs the other staff were having . Never ever again need i say more which is a shame as i come every year getting worse for the amount it costs .

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9 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Upon arrival the receptionist was very friendly, sadly the hotel is grubby and although the room was OK, the bathroom was not so good. Most parts of the hotel were dirty and the bar in particular was awful, sticky tables, floor and bar top. The meal was superb, with excellent service but this was let down by the dirty state... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have been to Clovelly several times over the years for day trip. Can't comment on the rooms, as we have never stayed. However, always look forward to the walk down to the harbour and something to eat at the Red Lion. Oh how wrong we were yesterday. The pub area itself was dirty, the staff made you feel like an... More

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Essex, UK
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8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Red Lion has always been a favourite of ours when visiting Devon. We extended our stay to two nights over the August bank holiday. The room was cozy and clean, the staff polite and helpful but sadly the food was not of it's normal standard. The menu last year was great and we were looking forwards to a similar... More

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay at the Red Lion . The first time we stayed (3 years ago) we stayed in the actual hotel which was fab. This time we had spotted a last minute deal on their website (£100 per room bed and breakfast) and on phoning were told these were the sail loft rooms. A real bargain considering... More

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17 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My first visit into North Devon and certainly won't be the last- although on business I had very minimal time to see Clovelly but what an exceptional spot and one of the most breath taking views, it really goes to show you don't need to leave the UK to benefit from good weather and landscape as the views here are... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Red Lion Inn in August, we were given room 5 in the main Inn which has a balcony right over the harbour. The room was clean, spacious and tastefully decorated, but the main thing was the view which was fantastic. The staff were friendly and helpful and Clovelly itself is one of the prettiest little places... More

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Address: The Quay, Clovelly EX39 5TF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Clovelly
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Red Lion Hotel 2*
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