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The Red Lion

Middle Street, Dunston LN4 2EW, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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47 reviews 47 reviews
9 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are separate from the pub and are very clean and well appointed. Very little noise from either pub or car park. The pub is good, basic pub food menu with a selection of real ales, staff are very friendly and helpful. A very good base for touring Lincolnshire or for golfers at Woodhall Spa

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I have been staying at the Red Lion in Dunston on a regular basis for several months now on business trips as I have found the food to be excellent and the staff really friendly making this a home away from home. It beats the impersonality of larger hotels hands down as the welcome on arrival and caring attitude of... More

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Launceston, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Just returned from a trip to see family in Lincolnshire & was told about this pub with accomodation. Lovely room, nice bathroom just what we needed. The breakfast next morning was brilliant, freshly cooked to order, and good selection of cereals, juice etc. All the staff were great, the food menu was really good & reasonably priced, the portions are... More

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Ramsey, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Lovely welcome, staff very friendly, we stayed two nights. The room was adequate, bathroom large with a good sized shower. The bath towels were thick but small, the pillows were foam,there was no information in the rooms about local events, places to visit, shops,amenities, etc. We ate in the evenings, food is pub grub, generous portions,well served and hot. The... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I have just returned from lunch at the Red Lion, as always the food is good, decent portions and hot. Surroundings a typical country pub, which according to the website wants to make the customer experience important and that all the staff work to the same end. However, the barmaid today, was just miserable, huffing and puffing behind the bar,... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Excellent location for visiting the city of Lincoln and surrounding area, wood hall spa etc. the pub is very cosy with lots of low beams and plenty of character, bar food is also pretty good and range of ales ok, rooms are in separate stone complex but are very modern and comfortable

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Newark, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

If you're thinking of coming to the Red Lion but put off by the negative reviews, ignore it! Me and my family don't believe a word of it! Me and my husband were part of a table of 7 on a Thursday night (Pie night!) and had a lovely meal! Lots of choice, specials board available as well as the... More

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

Couldn't ask for more will go back time and time again Great banter with manageress all staff very polite, food was very good next to cosy fire very good menu and specials board Was lucky enough to be there for sunday lunch carvery WOW!

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Recently visited for a meal out,there was only one member of staff working,the poor girl was having to serve at two bars,take food orders,wait on tables,fetch ,carry etc etc,the place was getting busier after we had ordered.We were served,our meals came without the sauces required,we waited whilst we it was getting colder and were half way through it before they... More

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Preston, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Booked my family to stay in the lodges and a meal in the restaurant. The food was very disappointing as the chips were barely cooked and the mash potatoes were cold. The service was also disappointing however on a positive note, the accommodation was excellent and breakfast was good.

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Address: Middle Street, Dunston LN4 2EW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lincolnshire > Dunston
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