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The Royal Lion Hotel

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“swimming pool”(57 reviews)
“balcony room”(35 reviews)
“snooker table”(17 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in here after the fossil walk for a late lunch. It was busy but we did manage a table. The fire was lit and created a lovely cosy atmosphere. My friend had the Sunday Roast and I had the salmon as it was...More

Thank JacMc61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here on two evenings this week. The menu was varied with a wide range of traditional dishes and a few chef specials. My husband ate the suet pudding, which was packed with meat and gravy. I had the fish pie, also packed...More

Thank SueJHereford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Lyme Regis for the day and decided we wanted to stay the night. We had walked past the Royal Lion and saw they had a vacancy so went back to check it out. The hotel is charming and has plenty...More

Thank j_parkin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is really well run by a great team, I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a restaurant team work so well before, sounds a little extreme but really can’t praise them highly enough. Attentive without being ‘in your face’ and all seemed genuinely happy...More

Thank D W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Eaten and had a drink here many times over the years whilst visiting relatives in Lyme. Great for us as you could always bring your dog in to sit under table whilst you ate. Unfortunately there is now a notice that say only resident dogs...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
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Pool
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Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
$98 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$98 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (143)
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Dining (35)
Pool & Beach (3)
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Joanna L
December 22, 2017|
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Response from Amanda C |
The answer on 22nd March 2018 is no dogs allowed, supported by the very unwelcoming sign adorning the front door to the premises. The rules change on a sporadic basis running to a formula that I cannot translate into common... More
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Donna O
August 25, 2017|
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Response from Julie A | Reviewed this property |
Porridge is to order, sugar free muesli and bran flakes. The hotel is very happy to support dietary needs just give them prior notice.
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Sal127
November 12, 2016|
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Response from royallionhotel_11 | Property representative |
Dear Ms Lawson Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do allow well behaved dogs in "The Inn" and would be delighted to welcome you back to the hotel. During the winter months we are open from 10.00am -3.00pm and 6.00pm... More
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"Room 19 is up a lot of stairs at the top of the building."
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"There is a new-ish extension towards the rear and these rooms are very quiet, away form the main street."
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"Balcony rooms have great views over the town to the sea Not able to get the hotel ratings to work Everything..."
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"Quiet room overlooking the road to the beach on the first floor. Handy for the pretty restuarant."
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