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The Lion Hotel

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Braunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had been for a drive across Exmoor and around lunchtime arrived in Dulverton. After a drink decided to stop for lunch. My wife had Roast Beef with the usual trimmings. I opted for the Homemade Steak and Lamb kidney pie. Presentation was not the best, a plate had three ceramic dishes on top of it, one contained the veg,...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived tired and had a friendly, helpful welcome from the owner who showed us to our room. The hotel was probably built in the early 1800's so downstairs had exposed beams and creaky floorboards. Our room had comfortable beds but the carpet and decor was very tired and the furniture and bathroom fittings were worn. Hotel is in need...

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Thank subandean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Àfter a fantastic day exploring Exmoor, this was our meal for the evening. Really couldn't have asked for more, exactly what we needed - great food, good ales, nice atmosphere and friendly staff. Recommended!

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Thank Peter A
Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't stay here but visited very friendly landlady very helpful about the area went back in the evening and had a meal very tasty rabbit pie nice friendly atmosphere prices reasonable and would advise anyone to visit hear as the competition is a lot pricier but not necessarily better.

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Thank ruthfu9250ZI
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had spent the day exploring different places on Exmoor and Dulverton was our last stop. We received a warm friendly welcome and really enjoyed our delicious starter and main course. I opted for the homemade rabbit pie which was very tasty indeed. Would had opted for the delicious looking desserts, but just too full. A pleasant place to stop...

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Thank Pecanslice
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

It was my first visit to this lovely town with the family and we really couldn't have asked for a nicer place to stay. The room was spacious and very comfortable and the food really was yummy. The staff were lovely and tipped us off on where to go and what to visit. We had a fun family day out...

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Thank Alejandro198419
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The entrance porch had street litter left for 4 days, the bedroom carpet was stained and filthy. The toilet seat was loose and towels poor quality. I asked if they had a hair drier available and after four days still had not been given one. After walking all day we arrived back at the hotel at 4.30pm there was no...

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Collingham
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Dulverton is a lovely town, on the edge of Exmoor. I stayed at The Lion Hotel - the hotel was very good value for money & everyone was very helpful & friendly. Super breakfast too. The town has many interesting, independent shops, along with excellent restaurants & cafes.

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Thank margaretmitchell7
Exebridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The Lion is one of my favourite hotels around Exmoor, but this time(New Years Day), it excelled as the meal was absolutely spot on. We both ordered Roast Beef, which arrived deliciously pink in the middle with lightly browned roast potatoes and seasonal vegetables. The food was well presented and to us was just like mum cooked on a Sunday,...

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Thank rob12333
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Stayed at the Lion Hotel this weekend to meet up with family. Had a lovely room on the first floor - very comfortable bed. I had dinner with my family in the restaurant area and we had a great meal. The desserts made on the premises were absolutely amazing. The hosts, Angela and Ian, were very welcoming and I will...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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The Lion Hotel
The Lion Hotel
Cuisines: Bar, Pub, British
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Lion Hotel

Address: 2 Bank Square, Dulverton, Exmoor National Park TA22 9BU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Dulverton
Number of rooms: 14
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“Ask to see room before staying”
rambomaureen, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms quite large but a bit dated.”
shish57, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Very quite at night.”
paulinez2014, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a front room if poss”
rob12333, 3 May 2015 | Read review
“choose any room we had rooms 8&9 but have stayed in others”
michaelsU4015RE, 17 Nov 2014 | Read review
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