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The Red Lion

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   The Square, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1BT, England
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Ranked #26 of 40 Bakewell B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We called in here with our dog looking for supper on a Friday evening. We were immediately welcomed by the bar staff and were impressed by the warm atmosphere and menu selection. The scampi was fat and looked home battered, served with chips and peas with a fresh salad and the roast chicken was accompanied by a really tasty gravy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went here last friday for my Christmas meal with work and it was sooo nice! The young lads behind the bar were so welcoming and helpful! The food was on time and it was soo nice the portions were big but not too much I was surprised at how nice it was! The building its self it well lite... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the Red Lion as we had an event at Chatsworth and it was very handy. Old pub with a welcoming open fire. Staff were all friendly Room was ok. Furniture was clearly old but functional . Nice hot shower and heating in room ok. Bit of noise , but to be expected We only ate breakfast and that... More 

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Couldn't fault it. Friendly staff and good food/breakfast. We would definitely stop again. It comes with a free parking permit. Also a good selection of beers to please most drinkers. The room was clean and well maintained.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this Accommodation for my wife's bday, just one night away in beautiful bakewell,the staff here are fantastic,we had lunch here and the service was friendly and for once the bar staff actually seemed to care about what they were doing, the food was great,I had roast beef sarnie with homemade chips n gravy, the gravy was the best... More 

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73 reviews 73 reviews
16 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

What's good about this place is the breakfast (tasty full English). The location, central bakewell close to all amenities. The free parking permit from 4pm-11am and the hot powerful shower! What could be better is the rooms are very basic and in honesty could do with updating (pine furniture and painted wallpaper and the no wardrobe to hang clothes in... More 

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

My son and I stopped by for lunch after visiting a nearby attraction. I had sausage and mash with onion gravy. My son had a hot beef sandwich. Both meals were excellent and good value for money. We also sampled the local Chatsworth beer which was really good. The staff were friendly and it was a pleasant atmosphere. Highly recommended.

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Wakefield, West Yorks
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110 reviews 110 reviews
30 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Popped in for a beer after a walk around the town with our dog. Nice chap behind the bar, decent choice of beers on tap and picked a great pint of Swift Nick. Decent seating outside at the back and overall a good experience.

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Ingerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

As long as you're not expecting The Ritz then The Red Lion is just fine. And for the money you pay then you can't expect too much luxury. Old fashioned yes, but the basics are great. Lovely comfy bed, clean, ideal location, and a more than decent breakfast. Bit of an issue with condensation but certainly nothing to complain or... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I've eaten here a couple of times. The food is great and very reasonably priced. I had the Steak and Stilton pie today which was good and I've had the steak sandwich (also topped with Stilton!) a couple of times and it’s been excellent both times. The pub has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and the bar staff where courteous... More 

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Address: The Square, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1BT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Bakewell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Red Lion 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
The Red Lion Hotel Bakewell
Bakewell Red Lion
Red Lion Bakewell

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