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Red Lion Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   East Street | Junction 11 off M27 motorway, Fareham PO16 0BP, England
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Ranked #4 of 7 hotels in Fareham
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The red lion is located in the centre of Fareham and is ideal for people visiting or on business.The staff are friendly and help full The hotel has just had a refurb. The breakfast was very good plenty to choose from. The shops are near by and a shopping precinct is also close to the hotel

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a meal tonight in the Red Lion, Fareham. The bar and dining area has been refurbished and this was our first visit since it reopened. We loved the Red Lion before and I have to say yes its just got even better. We usually eat here once a week and will definitely continue to do so, as the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a weekend stay at the Red Lion Hotel and must say what a fab hotel. Its just had work done and the place is all fresh and new throughout. Our bedroom was a goodsize over looking the front and had all we needed with comfortable bed and good quality clean linen. We spent both evenings in the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were attending a wedding in town so picked the red lion purely down to location. Upon booking in we thought we'd check the room, however what we found was disgusting and proof they on not check or clean rooms properly, In with the Bible was sex toys and lube, (well Used) we obviously reported this to... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed at this hotel for 2 nights just before it closed for a complete refurb. we have stayed quite a few times here before and the bedrooms are tired and needed redoing. have always found staff to be attentive and friendly. breakfast is good and the choice is fine. looking forward to see the refurb. from the reviews it sounds... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well done management of this hotel as the refurbishment is fantastic. Bar, restaurant, reception and importantly bedrooms have all had a make over making this the best hotel in the area. It was good before now it's just got even better. Also notice their rates have switched to room only which is great for me because I have not always... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little hotel well positioned stayed for one night room was adequate what you would expect for a budget hotel. Room was clean and the staff friendly, overall value for money from a budget hotel free parking and the pub serves meals

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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I regularly use the facilities of The Red Lion Hotel when we visit Fareham both socially and on business. What an eye opener the new look Hotel and Bar is- after partly closing for several weeks the reception /bars and rooms have been completely renovated and look superb giving a more open and fresh look- the colour... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Stayed here for a week on business, no thrills basic hotel. Friendly staff, good food, basic rooms, clean enough. Plenty car parking too and decent wifi. The hotel was about to get a refurb when I left. The beds were ok, I stayed in a room at the front of the hotel, was a bit loud some night but not... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Lots of free parking at the rear of hotel was this hotels best feature, reception was alright but the reception given was frosty, I had room 1 which was tired and very dated, no thought given to the room layout such as plug on wall for hairdryer to far from mirror to see in it .... room smelt damp which... More

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Address: East Street | Junction 11 off M27 motorway, Fareham PO16 0BP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Fareham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel 3*
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Red Lion Hotel Fareham, Hampshire
Red Lion Fareham
Fareham Red Lion

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