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BEST WESTERN Grasmere Red Lion Hotel

#10 of 12 Hotels in Grasmere
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Red Lion Square, Grasmere LA22 9SS, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We're regulars at the Red Lion and it just gets better and better- another great weekend. The hotel and its recently acquired sister hotel, Ash Cottage, are both being beautifully and sensitively refurbished. We love it all and could not recommend this hotel highly enough. The food is delicious with a great choice and the new menu and presentation at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything about this Hotel is superb, recently refurbished to a high standard - still some to minor stuff to complete but its as near as done. Pool, gym, sauna, Jacuzzi, Pub, Conservatory Restaurant - the Hotel has everything you might want or need. The staff are really great and the food on offer for Dinner was really good, fine selection... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The customer service at the hotel was very good .Particularly the male receptionist (sorry didn't get name) . we dined at the hotel for our evening meal and the food and wine was excellent (compliments to the chef) . I particularly liked the bright conservatory area and the choice of decor in the newly refurbished rooms. The only thing that... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous location in centre of village. Staff are very good. Most rooms are now renovated but we were given 108 on check in. It is not renovated and is dire. We complained and were swiftly relocated. The other rooms are nice if not rather tiny. Pool area is pleasant. Shocked to find the main lounge contains a number of ripped... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really like Grasmere and this hotel has the unenviable location in the centre of the village - it is so convenient. We had read the reviews, so we knew parking was an issue but we were lucky as a rep left shortly after we arrived. (We did not move our car for three days.) However the young lady on... More 

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Bolton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from our three night stay at the Red Lion Hotel. The staff team were all very friendly, helpful and proud of the hotel's refurbishment and rightly so. Each room is individually designed with great attention to detail. We stayed in 'Silver Howe' which is stunning room, it is luxurious and stylish, so much so we did... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Grasmere August 2015 while booked into another (not nice) hotel in Barrow...and, having stopped for a drink at the Red Lion, didn't want to leave so drove an 80 mile round trip to check out at Barrow, and check in at the Red Lion!! Absolutely perfect hotel - great restaurant, conservatory snack bar, small swimming pool, pub bar...everything needed.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here many times before and always enjoyed our stay. This time our expectations were far exceeded. We stayed in the newly refurbished Silver How suite. Newly decorated with a fantastic bath/shower en suite and a bed to die for. If you are going to the Lakes stay here, the staff are friendly and the restaurant serves excellent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents love the Lake District and specifically a cottage a mile from the village of Grasmere. With time on my hands they suggested I stay in the village in the Red Lion for a few days and it was all I had hoped it would be. I was concerned due to the reviews on here and the renovations still... More 

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