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The Lamb Inn
Certificate of Excellence
London
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25 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Wow wow wow”
Reviewed April 25, 2014

I did not expect such high standard of food quality and presentation both dinner and breakfast was a pleasure. Great hospitality from all. Beautiful location scrupulessly clean cosy and charming at a great price what's not to love?

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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Hong Kong, China
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67 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed April 22, 2014

We were looking forward to having a great meal in is highly rated restaurant but left in great disappointment. The waitress who took our orders was very rude and wasn't professional with her job. I requested for a hamburger, cooked medium rare and was told that it was only possible to have it done rare or well done. I asked for a well done and when my hamburger arrived, the meat was too over cooked and dry. The chips which came with it was undercooked.
For dessert, we asked for ice cream with toffee sauce from the menu but the rude waitress said there was no toffee sauce.
I must say that not everything is bad in here as there is a lovely waitress from Romania who really knows how to make her guests feels welcomed. I wished she could have taken our order.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed April 19, 2014

The Lamb Inn is set in a beautiful location in Gloucestershire. It is a pub as well as a very nice bed and breakfast. Our room was small but extremely comfortable and immaculately clean. The staff were extremely welcoming and because we had special dietary needs they went to great lengths to cater for us. We had an issue with some noise from the pub because we chose a darts' evening but Paul, the owner went out of his way to make our night comfortable and and turned the music off earlier than was normal. The food was good and overall I would recommend it as a very peaceful lovely place to stay.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

A large group of us had dinner at The Lamb Inn the night before a funeral. I had scallops, followed by ribeye steak and the chocolate nemesis pudding, all three courses were delicious. The service was good and very friendly my only comment would be that the staff could have popped back more frequently (we were drinking quite a lot). The finger food provided following the funeral was also excellent. Overall very impressed and a little surprised to find such an delicious locally sourced menu in such an unassuming village pub. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed April 2014
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Bland, MO
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82 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2014

Had three rooms. Older property, well kept. Quiet, Good service. Had 2 of the suites.. very large. Great buy for the price. Good food service for breakfast and dinner. Very nice stay. Internet not so greqat and thick stone walls.

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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
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telford shropshire
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the lamb inn for a short break .we thoroughly enjoyed it . Paul the proprietor was an excellent host . The girls worked tirelessly to ensure all guest s were catered for . The food and service was exceptional . You get what you pay for and we certainly got that and more .
Thank you Paul and staff for our wonderful stay ,we will return
( only down side was your choice of football team ARSENAL )

Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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West Midlands
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17 reviews
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Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

We have just returned from a one night stay at the lamb inn. We stayed in the Rissington Suite. Although the place itself was picturesque with very nice grounds, it was definitely not worth the £150 we paid. I initially booked this hotel expecting a little bit more luxury, however, it certainly did not meet my expectations for the price. Firstly, we experienced a problem with the TV in the suite which was rectified once we spoke to reception. The wi-fi did not work at all - and although we advised reception of this when we checked out and they informed us there was problems with the signal which they had attempted to rectify recently - they really shouldn't be advertising the wifi or at least advise customers of this when checking inn or asking for the password. The radiator in the bedroom would not turn off due to the dial being disconnected so we were boiling hot all night! Finally, the shower was barely working on the morning and kept going hot and cold and turning itself off. There was a thermostat on the wall which we turned off (assuming this was the heating as you would)- explained this to the lady on reception to which she said this was for the shower! Maybe the staff should explain this to customers when they check inn. Although the suite itself was quite nice, there was very limited privacy due to its location, and it was also extremely noisy with people walking past and people smoking outside our room late at night. We raised the issues at reception upon checking out and was given a discount off our bill which was fair.

We would encourage a better variety of dishes on the dinner menu and were a little disappointed, so we chose to eat somewhere else.

If this suite is priced at £150-£170 per night, the experience has to be excellent as people such as we have a far greater expectation for price.

Please take these comments as constructive feedback for the hotel and so these little mishaps can be resolved for a better stay for people in the future. This hotel has the potential to be truly wonderful.

Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about The Lamb Inn

Property: The Lamb Inn
Address: Great Rissington | Nr Bourton On The Water, Great Rissington GL54 2LP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Great Rissington
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Great Rissington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Lamb Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Lamb Inn at Great Rissington is one of the Cotswolds' most welcoming country inns. Overlooking the Windrush Valley, The Lamb is surrounded by heritage sites and visitor attractions, antique shops and art galleries, cultural and sporting events.In May 2011, we are pleased to announce we received a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence. ... more   less 
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