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Worcester, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for a business trip. Staff nice and friendly. Room was a little dull and the single bed uncomfortable. Food was fine but nothing special, breakfast was good. Seemed to be popular with locals and had regular guests. In need of a bit of an update, especially the carpets and paintwork

Thank Kathryn J
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very warm welcome.Order taken in good time.Food and drink both very good.Prices are more tan acceptable. Will return.Staff are excellent.The wine was very good.I would have liked a more spicy chilli but appreciate why it is not

Thank Ann S
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The red lion is a pleasant inn, with friendly staff and well cooked food, though menu limited. Whilst our bedroom was clean and adequate, and was sited conveniently on the ground floor, it could have done with a facelift. The TV remote only partially worked, which meant getting out of bed to turn it on and off. The main issue... More 

Thank SJD1305
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have to say not impressed. Staff were nice but service was very slow when it came to clearing away our main course plates etc. The fish was over cooked and was served with over cooked cabbage and carrotts uck! Not the veg to have with Lemon Sole

Thank Kate G
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is our 2nd time staying here. Fabulous friendly b&b pub from the moment we arrived felt right at home !! All food home cooked and a varied menu. We have travelled around and been to many very good restaurants, but never have experienced such amazing home cooked food as we've had at The Red Lion. Hats off to chef... More 

Thank Amanda H
Coventry, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here because of the nearby wedding of a friend. The room was clean and spacious, the staff helpful and friendly. The breakfast the following morning was excellent. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend the Red Lion to my friends. A thoroughly enjoyable stay.

Thank FoldsFive
Durham, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Have stayed at the red lion many times in the past this is our first visit with the dog. The red lion is dog friendly I believe they have 3 rooms suitable for a dog. There is a fee of £10 but this is far cheaper than placing the dog in a kennel for a few nights. Friendly bar and... More 

Thank 167Dave8
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71 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

stayed for a nearby wedding. Big rooms, very very soft beds and fairly noisy at night and in the morning (a market was being set up from about 7am outside the window) friendly staff. no hairdryer in the room but you could ask for one. breakfast - OK, sausages the "cheap" kind but otherwise very nice. beer selection behind the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed one night at the red lion & could not fault it nice cosy clean room very freindly staff & a great restaurant breakfast was excellent, we can really recommend this lovely little B&B & the locals make the atmosphere. Dave & Julie

Thank David B
Norwich, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I can't speak highly enough about the staff, the room or the building. They did everything they could for us from accommodating our dog at the last minute to storing our bags in an emergency. The building is beautiful and the room was comfy. The village is lovely. A hairdryer would have been useful and the breakfast wasn't the best... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Red Lion

Address: 47 High Street, Stretham, Ely CB6 3LD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Ely > Stretham
Price Range: $121 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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Red Lion Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire Red Lion
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Only ate in the pub”
 of 5 bubbles anns514, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms 10 & 11 are allocated to people with dogs, and or disabled guests”
 of 5 bubbles SJD1305, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 14 is a twin bedded dog friendly room.”
 of 5 bubbles 167Dave8, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in annexe overlook the patio at the rear and are reasonably quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Chelseagirl47, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If eating here and you are keen on pork then try the triple pork dish”
 of 5 bubbles 167Dave8, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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