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Red Lion Inn

Lowick Bridge | nr coniston, Ulverston LA12 8EF, England
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Ranked #3 of 24 Ulverston B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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SouthShields
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take the view that this is not a 5 star hotel and you will enjoy it all the more. it is an inn, in the old meaning of the term. The bedroom could not be faulted - clean, warm, with ALL the facilities: coffee, tea and biscuits, bottled water, replenished each day; TV loadsa channels. Bathroom well furbished, but a... More

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manchester
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

We went to the Dickensian weekend in ulverston. We stayed in the twin room which was not ensuite but we had exclusive use of a large family bathroom across the landing. Lovely welcome, substantial breakfast,nothing too much trouble hosts. Reasonably priced .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

A late booking, a new place to stay, a really nice welcome, great rooms, excellent food (Rack of Ribs were superb!!) and a really nice pint or four!!The host was very attentive (Thanks Steve). After a good nights sleep and a very hearty breakfast cooked exactly as we asked for (Thank you to the chef), we were on our way.... More

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Wanted to stay in the countryside after visiting Lakeside Motor Museum. Pre-booked. Arrived mid afternoon, dead quiet old building. Immediate reaction mistake. Early evening the Lion came alive. Pleasant locals filled the dining area to capacity. Establishment is pet friendly. Regulars (pets in this case a perfectly behaved Lab and Spaniel) received their favourite treats. Accommodation above the pub area... More

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Bempton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Just spent the weekend at the Red Lion, our second visit. It was just as good as the first, lovely welcome, great food and clean comfortable room. Steve and Lucy are excellent hosts and we wish them well with their plans for the future. We hope to see them again soon.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Visited numerous times between July 20th-26th, group of up to 8 with up to 4 dogs. Were made to feel very welcome. We were staying locally so just a phone call to book a table, the food was superb and the beer (Dizzy Blonde) excellent, will definitly call in again when in the area. I would recomend a visit !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

After reading reviews on tripadvisor, and wanting to stay in the area, we went to book it. Maybe I am wrong, but could not find its website. Booked it on Booking.com. No problem there. Great little pub, wonderful bed, you will be hard to fault it. Steve a great host, should get a website so we can book direct, and... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013 via mobile

Stayed for a few days lovely warm welcome from the owner (he's behind the bar). Limited menu but food choice a bit limited for those with a gluten intolerance - lots of pasta dishes. Lovely clean room with a nice en suite & facilities (wifi works in your room but a bot slow) ask for a room away from bar... More

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Leicestershire
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20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

.Excellent stay, very good food in the evening, nice comfortable room. Great huge breakfast. Really friendly staff. Lovely views over the hills. Possibly a make over would make this 5 star. Will return though.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We have been using the Red Lion for the past 3 years now and feel we are almost regulars, the reason we keep coming back is simple, great beer, great food, great landlords who now how to look after you, friendly locals who are always willing to talk to you and give you advice on places where to go, great... More

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Also Known As:
Red Lion Hotel
Red Lion Hotel Ulverston
Address: Lowick Bridge | nr coniston, Ulverston LA12 8EF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Ulverston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 24 B&Bs / Inns in Ulverston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
traditional 18th century lakeland pub with low beamed ceiling and log fires in the winter .beautiful veiws of the old man of coniston from our beer terrace.We have three lovely en-suite rooms ,2 double and 1 twin all with countryside views .situated just off the A5084 2 miles south of lake coniston .an ideal place to stay if your touring the lakes or working in the area .You wont be dissapointed . ... more   less 
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