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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A repeat new years eve visit we stayed in the recently completed new hotel rooms, simply fantastic décor. The restaurant also for the evening meal was simply excellent both in quality of food and service....

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Stockport, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I booked a room with Laterooms as I was away on business, I had not given much thought to the fact I was staying on Valentine's night. A nice email from them asking if I would like to book a table as they were very busy that night, great gesture as I would have rocked up to be faced with...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Meet some friends for a meal so booked in for the night .the food was excellent with fab service . Room was great , very clean , comfortable bed and good quality bedding we had a good night sleep and it was very quite .shower was great then a great breakfast .thanks for a great stay.Will definitely stay there again...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

My husband found this restaurant purely by luck. Searching pub family restaurants near Chelmsford and this beauty came up. Firstly unless you need a table for 10 or more people you cannot book. We got there at 1 pm and came across a very large queue. Although it was freezing cold, people were not put off and waited until they...

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Thank Louise H
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Great food, polite helpful staff, a terrific place to drink, eat or meet friends. Gets very busy so be prepared to wait as you can't book but well worth the wait. Lovely outside area for when the weather is good.

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Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to The Lion Inn but it won't be my last! The food is delicious, the staff are friendly and helpful and the decor is lovely. You could not book a table in advance but although the restaurant was busy, this didn't matter as our party of 9 were seated about 30 minutes after we arrived,...

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Thank Phil H
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic. 20 of us, food arrived quickly and at same time and very hot. The waitresses were amazing. Food fantastic. No complaints at all and everyone asked if we can go back next year - praise indeed!!!

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 28, 2016

We were attending a niece's 30th birthday (Masquerade) Party at the Lion House so stayed overnight at the hotel. Firstly, the service, buffet food quality and attention to detail at the Lion House was on par with some of the large London hotels visited for company Christmas parties, it was that professional. Secondly, the hotel rooms are of an excellent...

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

We came here for a birthday meal on Sunday evening. It was my first visit and I was very impressed. The atmosphere was great, and most tables were full. (You do have to get there early as they don't take bookings). Service is quick, you take your order up to the bar. The roast chicken was perfect - big portion...

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 13, 2016

We attended a wedding followed by the reception at the Lion House and stayed overnight. There is no other word.The food served, the friendly staff, the room and breakfast the following morning were nothing but excellent. Cannot recommend this place enough.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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Additional Information about Lion Inn

Address: The Lion Inn Main Road | Boreham, Chelmsford CM3 3JA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Price Range: $132 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lion Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Lion Hotel Chelmsford
Lion Inn Chelmsford, Essex
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“Room 24 if you can”
 of 5 bubbles GarethN890, Feb 15, 2017 | Read review
“We would of had a delux room but they were all gone .book in advance .”
 of 5 bubbles F5798EMtinas, Jan 22, 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are fabulous.”
 of 5 bubbles trf1960, Nov 28, 2016 | Read review
“eat at the restaurant of the hotel! food is lovely”
 of 5 bubbles michelemZ7266GB, Jun 8, 2016 | Read review
“ask for room with garden out the back”
 of 5 bubbles Getabout01, Apr 24, 2016 | Read review
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