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Red Lion Hotel Basingstoke

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   24 London Street, Basingstoke RG21 7LX, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is in a good location not especially nice but it doesn't pretend to be. It is in central Basingstoke and this is handy. We had a suite which us a big room and very quiet very comfy bed, but they forgot the bottom sheet.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here on the weekend, let me start with the pluses (it is a short list): 1. Free parking 2. Centre of town 3. ummmm nope just 2. Bad bits: 1. Lumpy, uncomfortable bed 2. No extra pillows 3. Noisy - very thin walls, plumbing rattles all night, nightclub downstairs 4. Shower did not work - really old tap,... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is not easy to get a hotel room on most business days in Basingstoke. The Red Lion is centrally located and not too far from the railway station if you don't mind a half-mile or so walk. But otherwise it's a bit run down and in need of a refurbishment. It is overpriced for what it is, but if... More

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed at this hotel for the weekend of the 2014 Carfest South. The only positive thing I can say about it was that the mattress was comfortable! The reception staff weren't majorly helpful. We had to ask if there was a quiet room available - there was - so why book people into the rooms in... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were pleasant and the room was clean.That's the best I can say for this tired, dated hotel. There were no spare pillows in our room nor, apparently, were there any in the entire hotel. The cold tap in the sink didn't work so we were obliged to clean our teeth in the bath. There is a nightclub adjacent... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I have stayed here in the week for a few weeks and will continue to do so. It's old and dated, but clean & pleasant. Beers not the best but 2 witherspoons within walking distance make up for that, for a budget town centre hotel it's one of the better ones. Breakfast is ok too, warned on a Bain Marie.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I stayed at this hotel on business, not my choice but made the most of it. The rooms are extremely dated and could really do with bringing into the 21st century. On the plus side the staff are really friendly and helpful, the beds are really comfy( well mine was) and the food is ok for the price. The location... More

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

First and last time I stay at the Red Liaon. To be honest for a pretty high price I would expect the room to be clean and at least the view from the room not to look like a s..hole. Probably the worst room Ive stayed in for cleanliness. Used biscuit wrappers on the dressing table wasnt the best start... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We arrived and had a friendly welcome ...The staff there was supberb nothing was too much trouble a special thanks to Lorraine who allowed us to stay until 5 pm on our check out day as my brother had surgery. Rooms were comfortable bar staff very friendly and very welcoming highly recommend this hotel had food delivered from nearby restaurants... More

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Bedale, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Stopped at this hotel last year. Clean and tidy. Good housekeeping. Food is average. Plenty of hot water and the rooms are warrn enough. You control the heating with a wall mounted convection heater. Breakfast is a serve yourself full english with choice of pastries and cereals etc. Has a reasonably large car park. Festival Place is just a short... More

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Additional Information about Red Lion Hotel Basingstoke

Address: 24 London Street, Basingstoke RG21 7LX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Basingstoke
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel Basingstoke 3*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Red Lion Basingstoke
Basingstoke Red Lion
Red Lion Hotel Basingstoke Hampshire

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