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The Red Lion

East Street, Chulmleigh EX18 7DD, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brackley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stopped here to stay over for a wedding reception in Eggesford. When we checked in we were told that the room was actually located in their sister pub The Globe, which was a short walk away. Immediately alarm bells started ringing but I needn't have worried as the Globe is in a very picturesque part of the village and... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

on driving into the village, I was not quite sure what to expect from this establishment. There is a small car-park and a back entrance through the beer garden into the bar area. Very efficient member of staff checked me in and showed me around. The room itself was very well decorated and looked clean and modern. The en-suite was... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice room large bathroom with rainfall shower,hairdryer,tea,coffee,water and biscuits.liquid soap,shower gel and shampoo and clean towels all provided.food in the restaurant 10 out of 10. All staff friendly and helpful,nice little village with all you need in a beautiful area of devon.

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We needed to stay in Chulmleigh village itself and so this was about the only option. I guess they know that because, for a pub, it is not cheap. The room itself was spacious and quite nice although lacking in surfaces to put things on. The bed was comfortable but sleep was spoilt be the fact that it is impossible... More 

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Christine G, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear that we fell short on our housekeeping with toiletries and room servicing. I notice that the staff did make every effort to address your concerns and I very much hope that you will stay with us again should you be in the area. I have also noted your concerns regarding the blinds and this will... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Excellent value, great staff, delicious food, friendly locals....cannot fault this hotel at all, we got a great deal, some fellow guests complained about passing stag and hen dos but the parties were so friendly about it....as a young couple i feel we were treated very well, in other places we've been looked down on especially when we've booked as part... More 

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Christine G, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments - we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Chris Goddard Manager More 

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Decor lovely, room....MASSIVE, breakfast to die for (with local produce). Service WONDERFUL!! Took our small three dogs with us and we were all very welcomed. Highly recommended, if we are in the area again we will definitely be staying there again

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Christine G, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and I am glad that you and your dogs felt so welcome and that the service was wonderful - I will certainly pass your comments on to the staff. Kind regards Chris Goddard Manager More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Lovely cosy inn, serving great pizza. Relaxed atmosphere and family friendly. Lots of choice, good beer and the local made us all feel at home. Visited twice in one week while staying in a nearby village - our kids favourite place during our holiday.

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Christine G, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this review

I am glad that you enjoyed the atmosphere and welcome here and take it as a huge compliment that your children voted us their favourite place - thank you. Kind regards Chris Goddard Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

My husband and I arrived with our 4 yr old daughter New Year's Eve . We were taken to our room which was fantastic very clean and modern . New year we had a meal in the restaurant with family it was delicious and great value for money ! Ignore the reviews about noise if you don't like noise don't... More 

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Christine G, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments - we are glad that you enjoyed the festivities and the food and look forward to welcoming you again. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We went to the red lion 3 times in one week of staying near by as we are moving to the area soon . What a great pub we have found !!!!! Such lovely staff as well soooooo polite and helpful such a rare thing these days !!! Landlady was lovely and the food was just so great we will... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for a weekend in August 2014. Stayed in room 2 lovely big room and massive shower , lots of lovely fluffy white towels and toiletries . Breakfast was the full monty with all the trimmings very nice and all fresh. Had an evening meal in the pub great quality food again and lovely service.... More 

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Christine G, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass your comments regarding the quality of the food and service to the staff mentioned and on behalf of them I would like to thank you for taking the time to post this review. We all look forward to welcoming you back... More 

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