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The White Lion

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We used the pub which is close to the National Trust house, Stourhead. This is an old fashioned country pub with nice accomodation.We were looked after by the landlord 'Will' and his staff very well. The food was good pub grub and specials were excellent. Try the seafood medley. It was lovely. We intend to revisit Stourhead in the autumn... More 

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Paynes Bay, Barbados
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Supper for special friends on 29th June. Delicious menu, relaxed and attentive staff. Plentiful portions. This is a delightful old English pub - nothing old fashioned here though! - these people know what we like and give it their own 2016 twist.

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Naestved, Denmark
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently had Sunday Lunch at The White Lion Inn, the service is very good and welcoming, cosy atmosphere and good range of beers/ciders etc. The menu is traditional and the resulting food is excellent with generous portions and well delivered. Plus they have a boules pitch should the interest take you....

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were friendly, so were the locals. The room was clean and very pleasant with original beams. the bear garden was beautiful. The FOOD was FANTASTIC if we ever travel that neck of the woods this is were we will stay

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Arrived late Sunday afternoon on Fathers Day, which clearly had been well celebrated by the locals. The Bar area itself was old style farmers boozer, slate floors and scrubbed tables, but hidden away was a very nice, comfortable dining room, which was a complete contrast. Our room was spacious and comfortable, well maintained and provided an excellent nights sleep. The... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Initiall reaction when we went into the public bar was that it was our worst nightmare - shouting locals jostled and pushed around. But luckily once we were shown to the restaurant it was a different world! Staff were really polite and good fun - nothing was too much trouble. We both thoroughly enjoyed our food and will definitely go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

And so to the White Lion for lunch with Charlie as it is one of the better watering holes. The garden is being done up and will be very pleasant when done. We were disappointed to see that it had received a 'terrible' review. On investigation it turns out that the reviewer had enjoyed 'cappuccino and chips' at a Little... More 

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Thank Kit S
Canberra, Australia
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79 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely pub frequented by the locals with bed and breakfast. We stayed here as we were attending a wedding nearby. The owners and staff were very friendly and welcoming. Breakfast (full English) was really good and the other food we had there was also good. We had a room above the restaurant which was very comfortable and... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

From booking the table to leaving at the end of the evening, every aspect was fantastic. The service was attentive and friendly, the food excellent - the puddings heavenly, and nothing was too much trouble. I'd highly recommend.

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Coulonges, Poitou-Charentes, France
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We had been to the White Lion for one of their opera evenings which had been excellent, so as we were meeting up with family and friends suggested this pub as a suitable place to share a midday meal. Eight of us, all choosing something different that appealed and no one was disappointed. The owners are clearly putting a lot... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The White Lion

Address: High Street, Bourton SP8 5AT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bourton
Price Range: $75 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The White Lion 3*
Number of rooms: 2
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