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Golden Lion

located in the town center | St. Ives, St. Ives PE27 5AL, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night, a Thursday. A member of the hotel staff was helpful on our arrival, showing us to the room. The room itself was cosy and warm, with a view over the market place in St Ives. The bed was comfortable, and the room quiet at night. The bathroom was clean and with modern fittings, with a large... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
33 hotel reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My second stay here - not a lot to add to my earlier review For what you pay - this is a fine, basic hotel. The only negative I could find was that my room and the breakfast room were both quite cold It's nice to have breakfast cooked to order (not a buffet) Staff very friendly - and I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel with my two teenage sons. On booking direct ( I got better price ) I was told there would be noise disturbance until 12. This apparently is told to all weekend guests. I didn't mind and booked. Both rooms were large and clean with amazing power shower. The town itself is beautiful with lovely riverside... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A no fuss town centre hotel that provides the weary traveller with a bed and food. Friendly and helpful staff. Good menu and being town centre evening parking outside front door. Work mate's room didn't have a bath which after a long day on our feet would have been nice. Mine did. Bed was hard. Only downside was my room... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Lovely place, great service, lovely staff, lovely area. All in all a lovely nice little place to go, bar is good and busy on weekends too. In a lovely area too with shops and other bars and pubs and clubs and places to eat nearby.

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Brixham
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75 reviews 75 reviews
17 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

a good acceptable lunchtime snack washed down with a good pint of Betty Stoggs shame the weather was not better.Barman was friendly and quite helpfull. We were just passing time untill the rain stopped.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

My husband and I stayed here for our anniversary. Nice large room, very clean. Good bar area with pleasant staff. When we returned from going out in the evening the bar was packed with well behaved youngsters (Saturday night) Noisy and busy but we grabbed a drink and joined in. We had a good time. Breakfast was good with excellent... More 

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Salzburg
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

A very comfortable stay, nice room, comfy bed, liked that we could pen the windows for fresh air, can't complain about anything, staff extremely helpful and pleasant, breakfast very good. All round value for money. Nice pub too!! Would stay here again!

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Cambridgeshire, England
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We have been here a few times usually for lunch.The food is really good,freshly cooked ,generous potions, great presentation and tastes great ! Service is excellent really friendly staff I have seen a few of the less than positive previous reviews commenting on the young staff - I have always found all the staff to be polite, friendly and attentive... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stayed here to visit family over the Christmas holidays with our 4 month old baby. Although the room was adequate and the breakfast nice, we witnessed several cockroaches downstairs in the Cromwell room. In addition, this is NOT a suitable hotel to stay with a family with small children. They are not allowed in the bar area and the... More 

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Address: located in the town center | St. Ives, St. Ives PE27 5AL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > St. Ives
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 25
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Golden Lion St. Ives, Cambridgeshire

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