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The Lion Hotel

2 Bank Square, Dulverton TA22 9BU, England
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The Lion Hotel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We stayed here with two friends for a couple of nights recently. We stayed in room 9 we had a view down the town and across to the post office. We had a creaky bed, but we got a full nights sleep and it was very comfortable. Unfortunatly there was a lot of noise from the Tap Bar just below... More

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

In the interest of fairness, reviews of any hotel can only be realistically based on one’s own subjective standards and expectations. What appeals to one reviewer may not to another. So we have just returned from a highly enjoyable weekend break at the hotel. This is an annual break shared by 4 couples. We look for good food, pleasant surroundings,... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We did not stay here as we live locally but did venture in for a meal, having booked in advance..... The barman (who I believe to be the landlord/owner) seemed uninterested in our arrival and having asked "what do you want" to which I replied that we had booked a table but would like a drink first, then turned without... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

Stayed with my friend recently, although the area is beautiful for walking and sight seeing this was a really uncomfortable stay, the staff seemed very uninterested in their customers, every appeared to be an Inconvenience for them! We went for a meal at Woods (just a couple of doors up) which was fantastic with a lovely atmosphere and came back... More

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Shaldon, United Kingdom
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42 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Ian does a mean breakfast at this family and walker friendly hotel.. Right in the centre of Exmoor it's a good base for walking and generally chilling. Food is good and it's right next door to the excellent Woods Pub and Restaurant too. Nice little shops which will tempt you and other hostelries too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Have never stayed at this hotel but we have used this hotel for meals on about a dozen times in the last two years. We last used the hotel for Sunday lunch last week. As usual the steak and kidney pie was delicious. The vegetables and potatoes were fresh and beautifully cooked. The lovely landlady is always friendly and courteous... More

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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Stopped for lunch in Dulverton on New Years Eve armed with a good food pub guide we ended up at the Lion because the recommended pubs were full. The Lion was empty apart from 1 drinker and 1 member of staff. The menus looked dated and we started to worry a bit. Worry not was the case! We were greeted... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We make an annual pilgrimage to Dulverton for Christmas shopping to get away from the awful mass produced tat found on the high street. We had not been to The Lion for a few years, but it was much the same as we knew - but with one great exception - lovely food! Admittedly, we only had a light lunch,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

For the second time in three visits I have had to come from my room to complain about excessive noise from the bar of this hotel. on my recent visit I stayed with my elderly parents in their 80's and my 6 year old daughter and the noise was so loud in their rooms it was impossible to relax and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This was my 2nd visit to The Lion. The staff were warm, welcoming and friendly, My room was very clean and comfortable, although dated.(you must remember this place was built in 1822) Radiators were turned on at my request, and TV was replaced. One reviewer on here said breakfasts were awful!! This is just not true. The breakfasts were wonderful,... More

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Address: 2 Bank Square, Dulverton TA22 9BU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Dulverton

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