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White Lion

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High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel is very attractive, and was prettily decorated for Christmas and New Year. We enjoyed a lovely meal on New Year's eve with a glass of champagne at midnight. The band was excellent and the staff always pleasant and helpful. We thoroughly recommend it!!! We didn't stay at the hotel but if the rooms are as good as the... More 

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Thank Carol R
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us We are so pleased you enjoyed New Years Eve with us seem a long time ago already!! Look forward to welcoming you again soon Kind regards The Management Team More 

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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

We booked as we were travelling a way to visit Chapel Down Vineyard and it was a birthday getaway without the kids - we found it online and booked in and went straight off to Chapel down - the reception were lovely and as they were quiet upgraded us ! This has never happened to us before so it was... More 

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1 Thank NantiWheeler
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review We are pleased that you had an enjoyable stay and even better for you that we were able to upgrade you to one of our superior rooms We look forward to welcoming you again Kind regards The Management Team More 

South East England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

My Mum and I had a fantastic one night stay at The White Lion. Our room was delightful! We went for the Super King, and it was a huge spacious room overlooking the Tenterden high street. The cleanliness was 10/10 and the attention to detail was great, creating a lovely experience. The bed was huge and very comfortable, the overall... More 

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1 Thank Chloe D
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us What lovely comments, we are pleased you had such a lovely time Kind regards The Management Team More 

St. Albans, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

I stayed at the White Lion last Friday as I was visiting the Chapel Down vineyard and shop (also highly recommended). The White Lion sits majestically a the heart of Tenterden and we loved it from the moment we walked in. The pub combines the best features of a traditional village pub yet also has the modern and warm feeling... More 

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Thank FamilyAngel
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review for The White Lion , your comments are very much appreciated. We agree, it is the small details in the rooms that make all the difference! We look forward to welcomimg you to Tenterden again. Kind regards The Management Team More 

Manchester, UK
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56 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

All the comments about friendly staff and attractive clean spacious rooms are spot on. Breakfast was excellent too. However had hoped to get dinner on arrival some time after 8pm but the would be diner before us was basically told there was effectively nothing left to choose so we had to go out. Most restaurants in town seem to be... More 

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Thank NJEDB10
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us We are sorry that some of the items on our menu wasn't available during your visit to us. Hopefully this won't put you off and we will visit us again soon Kind regards The Management Team More 

London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the White Lion for a wedding. The staff were friendly and all the rooms were beautifully decorated. The freshly ground coffee and treats in our room were a lovely touch. We had dinner and breakfast in the restaurant. For dinner we had the pate and chateau briand which was absolutely amazing. It was stated that breakfast was... More 

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WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review We are pleased that you enjoyed your dinner and the ambiance and decor of the White Lion Breakfast is under review with head office at the present time so this may change in the future We are sorry you found the mattress hard in the room as we get lots... More 

edinburgh
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102 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

We loved our overnight stay at the White Lion --- the atmosphere was cheerful and relaxing, our room was good and the evening meal from a good menu was delicious. Service from all the staff was great and The Manager went out of his way to give us a lift to Chapel Down Winery when we couldn't get a taxi... More 

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WhiteLion-Manager, General Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again Kind regards The Management Team More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Second time staying overnight whilst visiting the swan at chapel down, good pub, decent beer, and lovely rooms, very satisfied.Everyone is very helpful and the pub is a good mix of locals and visititors, highly recommended

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Thank bobbym1966
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely comments. We look forward to your 3rd visit to The White Lion! Kind regards The Management Team More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

The rooms are beautiful and decorated amazingly the bar staff are clueless in drink wise thought whiskey and brandy are the same thing. The breakfast buffet was amazing ( ate to much!) as well as the dinner would go again.

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Thank Lydia N
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for your great comments, they are very much appreciated. We must apologise for the member of the bar team's lack of product knowledge, clearly some training is required in this area. However, we look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards The Management Team More 

Kent, UK
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

What a great pub! Located on the High St with easy access. Great atmosphere, well kept local beer, nice menu (tasty pizza)and friendly service. The rooms are individually decorated with a real quirky twist. Nice touch of fresh coffee and home made biscuits. Well done to all at The White Lion. Highly recommend a visit here.

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Thank ThriftyOnes
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at White Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for The White Lion It is lovely to read such great comments and we look forward to welcoming you again Kind regards The Management Team More 

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