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The White Lion

Wilton Lane | Wilton, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AQ, England
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The White Lion
Ranked #19 of 36 Ross-on-Wye B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, UK
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84 reviews 84 reviews
21 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good points; Stunning riverside setting with views of river, canoes, wildlife etc. Varied, enticing menu. Friendly staff with mixture of locals and tourists making up clientele. Food appearance is great but not great portion sizes. Not so good points; Very busy when we called in for lunch (Saturday 12th July 2014) There was a golden retriever moving between the outsides... More

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We camped here overnight during our 5-day canoe trip on the Wye. The pub is easy to spot from the river. The landing site is fine if the river level is low but can be very slippery if it is wet, and there are a lot of trees and shrubs to get caught up in. The camping area is a... More

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Bromley
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I fell in love with The White Lion on my first chance visit a few years ago, and have returned every year since. Jacqui and Dave, and all their staff, have always been happy and welcoming - and always very helpful - they have a great knowledge of things to do in the area. There have been a few staff... More

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Wales
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Stopped off at The White Lion, on the outskirts of Ross on Wye for lunch. The weather was glorious so we ate outdoors with a great view of the river, just yards away. Whilst the outdoor area is quite basic with rustic wooden tables and chairs, many people dropped by for lunch or to just enjoy a drink outdors and... More

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed here for one night in the middle of a canoe trip. Our twin room wasn't really in a great state of repair and the staff were a bit standoffish. The location is lovely and sitting in the beer garden looking into the river was a treat but the inn could do with matching its surroundings a bit more.... More

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Watchet, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

From the outset we were made to feel welcome. The hosts were very friendly, and the staff are a credit to the establishment. The food is superb, and service was quick and staff very pleasant and helpful. Thank Jacqui, Dave and Rhianne for a wonderful break. Tracey and Mark.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

We popped in for lunch . Super location on side of River Wye Very friendly atmosphere ..good menu choice and the food was excellent Decor is a bit faded but not problem Home cooked and big portions Staff very willing Wd def return

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Wetherby , West Yorkshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

No complaints, very good evening meal, good breakfast, nice welcoming people. The location is amazing, and the food is tremendous -- just dont try to eat a starter and a main course unless you have not been fed of a week!! - the quality and service was great. It has a good selection of real ales and other beverages the... More

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Lydbrook, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Just returned from a meal here. The atmosphere was friendly and welcoming; the service efficient and attentive. We all had steak, which was cooked to perfection. The sticky toffee pudding is the best I've ever tasted. The prices are excellent - the children's menu is especially good, too - they don't make the assumption that all children are brought up... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Called in to this establishment after day canoeing on the river! At nearly 7pm we checked if they could take a booking for 8 of us and they very helpfully gave us a table within half an hour! Not only were the staff professional, polite, fun and witty but the local clientele were very friendly and fun too! We were... More

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Address: Wilton Lane | Wilton, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Ross-on-Wye
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The White Lion Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire

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