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The White Lion

38 Queen Street | Geddington, Kettering NN14 1AZ, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Stafford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night recently for a visit back to my home village. New management are very keen and getting the interior back into shape. We stayed in one of the four rooms at the rear of the property and whilst basic are more than adequate and should be great when the refurb has been done. Evening meal... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We heard from a couple of people that this pub has got better. We put of going as previously had bad reviews. Go now as we had a lovely meal, we experienced well mannered staff & prpmpt service. Well done keep up the good work. We'll see you again. X

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We knew that The White Lion ws under new management so decided to give it a try. Four of us went for dinner at 7o'clock on Wednesday night and what a meal it was. We ordered as follows, lasagne, steak and kidney pudding, homemade beefburger and battered haddock. The food was piping hot and delicious. Not a scrap was left... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Was supposed to stay here back in August 2014 - looks like a nice pub and decent place to stay if you drive in from the front, so looked forward to our night. Was told we were in the bungalows at the back, walked through to find out the bungalows were more like sheds. There were 4 of us staying... More 

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Northampton, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Been here a couple of times and the food has always been nice. Great place for a quick bite to eat with very friendly staff. When I visited I had lunch both times. This was steak the first time and apart from the chips being a little undercooked the meal was great value for money. The second meal was a... More 

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Northamptonshire
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19 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

My wife and I went there for a pub lunch yesterday and very nice it was too. The lunch-time menu is very limited but at £4.95 for a main course it was excellent value for the money. I had sausage and mash with onion gravy and veg while my wife had ham, egg and chips. Ordinary pub grub but well... More 

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Northampton
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We recently re-visited The White Lion and were pleasantly surpised to see it has recently been taken over. The food is great value and tasty. A new chef who used to work at Rushton Hall! I understand a revamp is coming, including the guest rooms. The new manager is very friendly and welcoming as are all the staff.

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Sandhurst, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

The annexe nest to the pub is dated, very basic but adequate. The pub itself is also dated and was very quiet when we were there but the food was excellent and the staff very welcoming. Fantastic value for money!

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Derby, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

Prior to arrival I rang to book dinner at the pub and was informed by the manager that on that date he was away and the kitchen would be closed due to previous issues ! He assured me however that breakfast was included and would be provided. On arrival we were shown to our room which was in an annexe... More 

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Stone, Staffordshire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Just had a fantastic weekend in Geddington for Geddfest and the village street fair. However the accommodation that we stayed in @ The White Lion in Queen Street was a real let down. As someone else has said the rooms were dirty with cobwebs everywhere, the bathroom fittings had been broken, the carpets, windowsills and skirting boards were filthy, something... More 

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