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Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Despite The Red Lion's positive reputation, we were extremely disappointed with the service we received today. The Afternoon Tea was delicious and included a huge variety of goodies. However this was sadly overshadowed by the unfriendly, inattentive and abrupt staff. In addition to their attutude, they would also not accommodate our request for a gluten-free tea because we hadn't mentioned... More 

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Liss, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel is located very close to the centre, and only a few minutes walk from the Cathedral. Lovely old hotel, with open fire in large lounge. Buffet style breakfast with good choice of food. Parking is a big problem, as hotel only has 6 spaces. We stayed in room 22 in the oldest part of the hotel, and found that... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is probably the worst food I have ever eaten at a Christmas party,I ordered prawn cocktail ,the plate was full of lettuce and three of the smallest shrimps the rest was subsidised with melon ,the turkey meal was cold , the soup tasteless the Christmas pudding when I eventually got it was the size of a 50p the creme... More 

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Uckfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in the annexe not the main building which was a shame, room a good size modern and comfortable. However was kept awake until 1.00 am from traffic and revellers as the annexed rooms adjoin a busy road. Parking was a problem as there is no car park and the public free overnight car park was full. Had dinner here... More 

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M W B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Red Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More 

Chulmleigh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is well located in the city centre. It claims to be 13th century, in part. Booking was straightforward and the service efficient and courteous. The room was clean and quiet, comfortable. Would use this hotel again.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my husband and I have been the Red Lion for a long weekend away , it was lovely !! loved the colours of the autumn when you enter the court yard , the staff very friendly and the food was exquisite! very nice breakfast too . the only thing I would say is plan ahead your car parking , only... More 

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Bournemouth
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed here for two weekends now. The rooms are large and the beds comfortable. The showers work well, that is, you don't need to run around in it to get wet and the water is hot. The bar is a little basic but they serve a good range of beers. I'm not sure the breakfast is £20 worth, but... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed my stay at the Red Lion. It is central and it is very comfortable. There are lots of nice places to eat and drink on the doorstep. I would recommend it. One heads-up for travellers - you really do need to book the parking as the car park is tiny. I had a lot of trouble getting my... More 

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New Forest, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our wedding from two emails couple calls to mark from start to finish.WOW Thankyou so much to all staff you all made our special day PERFECT even mark making effort for me to enjoy my wedding transport a 1964 split screen vw thanks 👌 .and the food / room spot on .any body planning wedding definitely worth having a look... More 

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Address: 4 Milford Street, Salisbury SP1 2AN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Salisbury
Price Range: $140 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Red Lion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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Best Western Salisbury
Salisbury Best Western
Salisbury Red Lion
BEST WESTERN Red Lion Hotel Salisbury, England
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“Luckily I didn't stay but if the rooms are the quality of our annual Christmas party don't go”
 of 5 bubbles 453sharonr, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Not in the annexe”
 of 5 bubbles sburstow, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“great location for Salisbury town , very central and 10mns walk to the cathedral for the fanatic :)”
 of 5 bubbles labonne2016, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Quieter rooms overlook inner courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles Sooperstar100, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Better rooms are on the second floor - more expensive but well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles haxton247, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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