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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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  • 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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Norwich, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Have stayed in the hotel many times but we decided just to have lunch here. Nice table next to the window , staff couldnt do enough . We waited about 50 mins for the food but worth the wait , the banana bread icecream sandwich was to die for . Would recommend .

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

2 night stay. Fab location on the sea front. All staff, from housekeeping,through reception and restaurant could not be more helpful and anxious to make our stay a good one. The wonderful Pille and her restaurant team ensured our evening meals went smoothly. A special mention to Chris the barman who can certainly shake a good cocktail. This was our... More

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Perth, Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice old hotel. Decor could do with some updating. Had a single room with a sea view. Room was very nice although there was a massive cobweb across the ceiling. Walls quite thin. Could hear person snoring in room next to me. Food for dinner and breakfast was good. Staff all very helpful and friendly.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The fact thar this was our third or fourth visit probably says it all. The White Lion is a friendly, welcoming hotel in a wonderful position on the sea front. Our room on the first floor had a sea view and was very spacious with an excellent bathroom. The staff were very attentive and obviously keen that everything should be... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our room was average. The bathroom was below average and needs updating. It had no bath and an extremely small sink. The general finish was poor. The view from the fire escape was grubby and the light glowed all night. However the breakfast staff were excellent as was the breakfast. A great spot to stay - just don't book the... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotels location, food, staff and general up keep are excellent and at a very reasonable price. We really enjoyed our stay and will most certainly stay in this hotel again. A beautiful seaside town. Thank you.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Picturesque shabby chic atmosphere & decor. Excellent restaurant with small menu choice which however did not vary over our stay. Some household maintenance required. Windows blocked 10 cms. open maximum for children's safety. Not so good during this 2014 Indian summer.

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

Dear guest Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience at the White Lion; I am pleased you enjoyed your visit. I will have made note of the maintenance required. We look forward to welcoming you back Kind regards Peter More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A comfortable hotel on the front and near the centre of Aldeburgh, great location for exploring Suffolk and it's coast. Hotel is clean, tidy and well presented, our room was spacious with a good bathroom, we found the bed comfortable. Staff were friendly and professional. We did not have a problem parking but I could see this being a little... More

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

Dear John Many thanks for your kind comments, I am pleased to read you had an enjoyable visit with us. We have a new Head Chef, from sister hotel The Swan at Lavenham, and he is working hard on amends to our menu so I do hope on your next visit we can exceed your expectations. We look forward to... More

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

We found the Summer Steal away offer to be great value and stayed 2 nights. Our room was very comfortable and we had a welcome upgrade to a sea view . Dinner was excellent and we didn't exceed the nightly allowance so our only extra cost on the basic cost of the break was drinks with the evening meal and... More

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49 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful position in superb town. Hotel room facing sea was good and breakfast and evening meal faultless. Will certainly return. Parking good especially if you can park on sea front. Staff very pleasant and helpful

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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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