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The Golden Lion Hotel

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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“oldest building”(10 reviews)
“country hotels”(6 reviews)
“sea view”(38 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
Free Parking
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this with my partner for a little birthday trip away. We love Hunstanton and go there a lot but had never been to the Golden Lion before. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful, from check in to check out and with ordering room...More

1  Thank Chewbaker42
Response from Giles N, General Manager at The Golden Lion HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Chewbaker42 Thank you so much for such a great review! I was delighted to read you had a "thoroughly enjoyable trip". Your great comments will be passed on in our next meeting. We look forward to seeing you very soon. Kind Regards Giles

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived a little early so sat in the clean, lively bar waiting. I then looked at the hotel on line and was disappointed that the photos were not what we found. I mentioned this to reception who explained that they had moved sofas etc...More

Thank Maggie1662016
Response from Giles N, General Manager at The Golden Lion HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Maggie1662016 Thank you for your review. Reception was absolutely right we have moved furniture around to maximise space and improve access around the Public areas and I apologise the photos on line were not what your found when you arrived. It was my pleasure...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looked like it had been refurbished in the last few years but very cheaply done. Flimsy furniture and plug sockets attached to a flimsy board that wobbled. Very expensive for what you get. Stayed in better places for less than half the price. Member of...More

Thank 28cs56
Response from Giles N, General Manager at The Golden Lion HotelResponded yesterday

Dear 28cs56 Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your experience here. Please be assured that all points raised will assist in improving and moving the Golden Lion forward. All feedback is valued and I thank you once again for your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t get me wrong. The hotel is very nice, restaurant was perfect! And the wedding I attended was very nicely done. But there was no hot water. And it was a struggle to get ready in the morning. But otherwise if they fixed that -...More

Thank jologs32
Response from Giles N, General Manager at The Golden Lion HotelResponded yesterday

Dear jologs32 Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Firstly, I would like to apologise for the lack of hot water, I can appreciate it would have been a struggle getting ready in the morning and I am sorry for any inconvenience...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent value. All of the staff were extremely polite and friendly. Nothing was too much of a problem. Restaurant service and food was first class.Would certainly visit again and recommend to others. A great weekend celebrating our 45th wedding anniversary.More

Thank seamer49tj
Response from Giles N, General Manager at The Golden Lion HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear seamer49tj Thank you so much for such a great review. Your kind comments regarding your stay here are very much appreciated. Thank you for choosing to spend your 45th Wedding Anniversary with us and we look forward to seeing you very soon. Kind Regards...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
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Bar/Lounge
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US$80 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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shez124
20 November 2017|
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Response from Michael J | Reviewed this property |
I'm a member, not staff
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Jo O
18 August 2017|
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Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
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Brian C
11 February 2017|
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Response from Patricia H | Reviewed this property |
Sadly there are no lifts but staff offered to carry luggage to our room which was on the first floor. From memory, there were two flights of stairs
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"Go for a sea view, its wonderful and relaxing"
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"Choose a room with sea view. Advisable to book car parking in hotel car park."
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"203 has great views but stairs are steep"
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"Ask for a sea view! (we do & usually get a room with such a view, as that's what we prefer)."
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