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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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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We escaped to The White Lion for a break from our crazy work loads and we weren't disappointed. Our room was lovely, large and beautifully decorated. The pub has a cosy welcoming feel with a nicey buzzy atmosphere. The staff are lovely and friendly, no problem too difficult. We shared a chateaubriand and a lovely bottle of Chianti which were... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The White Lion is exactly what one imagines a pub/hotel in a pretty English Country town should be! Located conveniently in the busy High Street, the White Lion looks every bit a part of daily life in the lovely small town of Tenterden. Offering excellent meals, individually decorated bedrooms, comfortable and spacious bathrooms, cosy traditional bar areas and a great... 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 and for your lovely comments We are glad that you enjoyed yourselves and look forward to welcoming you next time Kind regards Bev & Sue More 

Tenterden, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

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 

Whitstable, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

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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24 reviews 24 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

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 December 28, 2014

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 December 27, 2014

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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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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 

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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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