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White Lion

High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tenterden, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very friendly cosy inviting pub, lovely decor recently refurbished and if you need a place to stay the rooms are gorgeous. Had dinner there last night and the food is tasty and pleasant for pub food. The staff are very helpful and friendly, especially Jamie behind the bar who couldn't do enough and did everything with a smile. Our favourite... More 

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

Wow thank you for your lovely comments Jamie is very new to the pub so great to hear such nice things about him and our other staff We hope to see you again very soon Kind regards The Management Team More 

Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Tenterden for my wife's belated birthday and having had lunch at this hotel on a previous visit we decided to stay here as we had booked ourselves and some friends into a local restaurant. We weren't disappointed, we had the Bodiam room at the front of the hotel, the room was lovely, with a sizeable bathroom, king... More 

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

Wow thank you so much for you kind comments It is lovely when someone thinks our rooms are as good as we do Hopefully we will see you again Kind regards Bev & Sue More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I originally posted a somewhat 'mixed' review upon my first visit to here. My wife and I have visited subsequently and cannot praise it highly enough! Efficient, helpful and friendly staff, wonderful food and beautiful room. If in the area.......stay here is all I need say! Relief, we wanted so much to love it the first time around.

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

Thank you once again for taking the time to write, we really appreciate your lovely comments. We look forward to seeing you again Kind regards Bev & Sue More 

Colchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I LOVE Tenterden. We stayed at the Lion for a night with my family and my sisters family and overall it was a decent stay. However I would like to mention a few things that could be improved at the Lion. It needs more substance than style for instance we got no milk for tea in rooms, we waited 40... More 

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

Thank you for your comments regarding your stay with us. We accept that using fresh milk has on occasion posed some problems. So going forward we will be using UHT cartons as a back up in the rooms in addittion to offering fresh milk. We look forward to seeing you again Kind regards The White Lion More 

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i stayed here with my family, 13 of us ate and 8 of us stayed in two rooms. our family room was great value at £145 for all of us. The decor is extremely plush and tasteful, yet understated and classic - think farrow & ball/graham & green, and so on. reminds me of The Bull in Bridport. Huge comfy... More 

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

Thank you for your wonderful feedback, we really appreciate your great comments. We look forward to seeing you all again soon Kind regards Bev & Sue More 

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

My husband and I stayed here for xmas from the 24th to 27th December,we have never stayed away at xmas before,but as we had such a great time we are thinking of doing it again next year.The rooms are beautiful so spacious and absolutely spotless,the staff are so helpful and friendly,nothing is to much trouble for them.The food was fantastic,we... More 

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

Thank you for your lovely comments we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully we will see you next Christmas!! Kind regards Bev & Sue More 

Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

A great experience for our overnight stay at this pub situated on Tenterden High Street. Simply park in the car park behind the pub and grab a pass from the check in desk. Every staff member we dealt with was very friendly and polite and cheerful. The room was comfortable with pleasant décor. We had a pizza from the imported... More 

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

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review about The White Lion and the whole team we will be sure to pass on your kind comments We look forward to welcoming you again Bev & Sue More 

La Romieu, France
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I've been staying here for the past decade when visiting England. It has changed hands twice in that time, as has the décor, which is now rather trendy. I usually stay in the same, en-suite room which is spacious, having a super kingsize bed, tables and armchairs. A table for my workstation with tea and fresh coffee making facilities. The... More 

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

Thank you for your great comments its always lovely to see you Sue & Bev More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
52 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

perhaps I shouldn't give such positive reviews - the White Lion has been fully booked the last few times I've been in the area and I've had to stay in the London Beach instead. it's a lovely inn with individual rooms decorated to a high standard. the food is good and the continental breakfast is limited but good quality. refreshments... More 

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

We love your positive comment's please don't stop! and look forward to seeing you again soon. Bev & Sue More 

London
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

We stayed overnight as we were visiting a local vineyard, the room was nicely done & was clean, the food was ok, but unfortunately the service was very slow. At breakfast one fellow guest even went into the kitchen to see if anyone was about. They did explain that they were short staffed, which didn't appear to be the case... More 

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

Thank you for taking the trouble to write a review. All comments , both good and the not so good are very important to us. We particularly need to know if we have disappointed in any way and apologise that your service was delayed at breakfast time. We certinly have been short staffed recently but appreciate that it shouldn't impact... More 

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Address: High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Tenterden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 14
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