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Red Lion Hotel

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Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

We last came to Clovelly 20 years ago when we were doing the Southwest Coastal Path walk and left with extremely fond memories. We booked the Red Lion Hotel to give ourselves a treat on our return 20 years later. We stayed in a room...More

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Response from nickW27, General Manager at Red Lion HotelResponded July 14, 2015

Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit so much please try not to leave it another 20 years before returning next time Best wishes Nick

Reviewed July 11, 2015

I had fish and chips early evening which was £14. The fish was tiny encased in greasy batter. Service was intermittent as each time I went to the bar I had to wait ages for a member of staff to turn up. The pub lacked...More

Thank Richard B
Response from nickW27, General Manager at Red Lion HotelResponded July 14, 2015

Richard, Many thanks for your feedback, its a real shame as ever that you didn't talk to us on the day. I am sorry if we were a little short of staff, someone off sick I'm afraid. On the Fish and chips we serve 8-10oz...More

Reviewed July 5, 2015

We stayed here for 1 night whilst on a walking holiday along the SW Coast Path. Disregard the fact that the ground floor is given over to a harbour side bar, which is fairly basic and can be busy with tourists during the day. The...More

Thank Courtyardhydrant
Response from nickW27, General Manager at Red Lion HotelResponded July 8, 2015

Thanks for the review. I think you have caught the clovelly spirit perfectly and your so right when saying the Sail Loft bedrooms have the most wonderful views. I would also say that all our rooms in the Sail Loft and in the Red Lion...More

Reviewed July 4, 2015

Superb spot for a pub but interior was tired and dull so we ate outside. We ordered the fish and chips which was £14 was told it was local it was I suspect frozen. It was poor. Not a good experience. Two draught ales on...More

Thank pgs_13
Response from nickW27, General Manager at Red Lion HotelResponded July 8, 2015

Thanks for your review. All our fish comes in fresh each day, we serve on average 100/200 bar lunches a day in season and we don't normally have any poor feedback on the fish and chips. It's a shame you opted to write a review...More

Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

Just got back from a weekend at this hotel.The room was lovely,very bright and airy with views out to sea. Breakfast was in the restaurant with great views out over the harbour.We ate in the bar in the evenings and the food was very good,...More

Thank Stephanie G
Response from nickW27, General Manager at Red Lion HotelResponded June 30, 2015

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. we are delighted you both had a good time with us and I hope we will see you both again very soon Best wishes Nick

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Free Parking
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Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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$109 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$109 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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January 18, 2018|
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Response from merrypoppy | Reviewed this property |
There is a ground floor bedroom but there are 3 steps to access it and it is not a disabled bathroom. Clovelly itself is definitely not suitable for wheelchair users but if you are staying at the hotel you can drive... More
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Kathy B
September 15, 2017|
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Response from merrypoppy | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed in the bar area, not sure about breakfast. Give them a call they are very friendly.
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Tiish
April 2, 2017|
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Response from Sally S | Property representative |
Hello If you are a resident of the hotel we will issue a perking permit to park outside the hotel when you check in
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"Ask for a room with a view over the harbour"
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"Didn't stay - only had a light lunch."
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