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The White Lion Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Market Cross Place, Aldeburgh IP15 5BJ, England
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Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Aldeburgh
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
RAFT60 Sherborne, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sherborne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good location. Comfortable stay with friendly staff. Dinner in the Bistro was excellent with attentive staff. Breakfast was a delight, as not the usual disappointing self service, with a good choice of delicious fresh food and cooked options all served with a smile.....a great start to the day.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed for one night having spent the day at Latitude Music Festival. The visit there was a taster and I wanted to spend the night in a comfortable bed in comfortable surroundings. I wasn't disappointed. Whenever I spoke to a member of staff on the telephone before my visit, I found them to be very friendly, welcoming and accommodating.... More

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Upminster, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location, friendly staff, downstairs accomodation attractive and restaurant resonably priced. Breakfast good, good menu for dinner, however meal was warm rather than hot. Bedroom was small and average decor for the price. Car park small and double parking required with car keys having to be left in reception.

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WLAldeburgh, General Manager at The White Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gillian Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us; I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay. Aldeburgh is lucky to have free parking and The White Lion is fortunate to have parking bays in front of the hotel as well as the car park at the rear of the hotel. Kind regards Peter More

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked the twin room with sea view for a one night stay as a treat and it was well worth it. The room was excellent, very spacious and with a perfect vista of the beach. Although we didn't eat in the restaurant that evening, the menu looked very tempting and we would certainly consider having dinner there in the... More

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WLAldeburgh, General Manager at The White Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay with us, our a la carte breakfast and that you were well looked after by the team. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Peter More

Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice hotel in a lovely location ideal for walking and nearby birdwatching at Minsmere Very friendly and helpful staff . Breakfast included was excellent good choice and the food in the restaurant in the evening was better than most hotels

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WLAldeburgh, General Manager at The White Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest Many thanks for taking your time to share your experience with us. I am pleased to read you enjoyed our unique location in the centre of Aldeburgh and the stunning new menu, our Head Chef Ben works very hard to ensure the Bar & Brasserie is of a high standard. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind... More

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62 reviews 62 reviews
18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed here for two nights with my husband, it was our first time in Aldeburgh. We thought the room was quite simply decorated, but was nice. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. We loved the fact that parking around the hotel was free and relatively easy to find a space - a big plus! The breakfast was excellent.... More

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WLAldeburgh, General Manager at The White Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay with us; I will pass your kind comments onto the team. Please do not forget to check our website for the best rates and offers anywhere online. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Peter More

Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice room but shower head fell apart when tried to change it, the wardrobe cupboard light was not good had to use phone torch.we had diner in the resturant very good then breakfast ! Coffee so weak it needed help getting out of the cafeteria mushroom was very leathery. Staff very good But very over priced. Have on room only... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an old favourite which let us down this time. Understandably the hotel charges premium prices during the Aldeburgh Festival but, if you're going to do that the experience has to be faultless. The whole place was completely refurbished a couple of years ago but our room (No.1) is starting to look shabby and the front desk showed no... More

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

White lion is very close to the beach and although the building does not look that inviting don't be fooled. Interior restaurant is modern and has a nice feel to it. Food is good and at a fair price. The service when we went was 'naive' but friendly, my soup was delicious but a tad on the cold side, I'd... More

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for the Soul by the Sea event and booked a table for dinner. The place was busy but it still retained an air of tranquility. Food and service were excellent. The staff were friendly and efficient. Menu was varied and prices were very reasonable. I cannot praise this restaurant enough!

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Address: Market Cross Place, Aldeburgh IP15 5BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Aldeburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — The White Lion Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Aldeburgh
Aldeburgh Best Western
The White Lion Hotel Aldeburgh, Suffolk

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