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The Lion Hotel

24 Bridge Street, Belper DE56 1AX, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The 'hotel' is a little jaded & is in need of a revamp however the bedroom is very clean generally although some cobwebs on the ceiling. Bathroom very clean but dissapointed with one sachet of shampoo which was not replaced after I'd used it!

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Burton on Trent
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at The Lion for one night whilst attending a wedding at nearby Shottle Hall. Discounts were given for the rooms and several members of the wedding party stayed there. Check in was very easy and the young lad very helpful. The hotel had in fairness, turned the rooms around quickly to allow us all to check in before... More

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Tralee, Ireland
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87 reviews 87 reviews
45 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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67 reviews 67 reviews
17 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks 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
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks 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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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 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 4 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 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

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 August 7, 2014

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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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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