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The Lion Hotel

24 Bridge Street, Belper DE56 1AX, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
SteveGas Tralee, Ireland
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Tralee, Ireland
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84 reviews 84 reviews
44 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Is now called "pub with rooms" - even though you can see the outline of the word "hotel" where the external sign was removed. It's okay as it goes for a pub with rooms.. and it is just that - A pretty reasonable pub with rooms. The Makeney Hall Hotel nearby can be booked for only a tenner or so... More

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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Finally Sold Heard this place has been sold, thanks god! I had lunch last month and it was terrible, service slow, receptionist rude and the whole place needs a good clean! I used to love the Lion, but it’s pretty much ran down hill. The current owners don’t care about the place and now it can be loved once again... More

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Eaton, Cheshire
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66 reviews 66 reviews
17 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice, Grade II pub, very handily, right in the middle of Belper with free parking and a warm welcome at reception. We had paid extra for a "King-bed room" and the bed was excellent with a great mattress. The room was in need of a spruce up and the plumbing was noisy. Not sure how much can be done... More

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Runcorn, Cheshire
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lion pubs with rooms is exactly what it says it is!! Lovely welcoming bar, even the locals are talkative! Ate in the restaurant on the first evening and took advantage of the special offer for residents and enjoyed a succulent, well cooked steak with all the trimmings. Service was a little slow but only 2 staff working that evening.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed one night as we were attending a wedding reception nearby. The room was a good size with a comfortable bed and we had no trouble sleeping, except when the traffic started the next morning. In the middle of summer, being warm we needed to have the window open and as the pub is on the main road... More

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked into this hotel as part of a wedding party. We asked for discount as we had booked ten rooms but none was forthcoming. Our room was a king at an extra charge, the wash basin had cracks in it, the shower was a tepid trickle and the hooks on the back of the bathroom door were broken and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at the lion were amazing and so helpful and accommodating. I cannot rate them highly enough. Rooms are a little tired and could do with a fresh coat of paint, however, beds were comfy and there was hot water. Everything I needed and was happy with value for money.

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

My wife and I found the red lion ok but I didn't sleep too well, we had the room above the bar and the tv had been left on overnight, after struggling to sleep for a few hours I went downstairs in search of the source of the noise and found the tv on in the bar and turned it... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Lovely staff did not make up for the very shabby state of this "pub with rooms". Food was good. Showers and water pressure appalling. Generally very run down. Wifi signal is not received in all bedrooms. We were moved from our first room as the shower was unusable, unfortunately the other room was just as bad. We were told that... More

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Whistler, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great place to stay on our visit to the UK. The staff were very helpful and suggested some great places to eat and visit. Air conditioning was a little noisy but it was a great stay for a couple of days on our 2nd visit from Canada.

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Address: 24 Bridge Street, Belper DE56 1AX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Belper
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Also Known As:
Lion Hotel Belper
Best Western Belper
The Lion Hotel Belper, Derbyshire

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