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The Lion at Settle

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Anglesey North Wales
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Lion with 3 friends. Both rooms were very well appointed. We had a great nights sleep in our room. Our colleagues however were woken early by quarry lorries rumbling past. We were at the back of the hotel & they were on the roadside. The evening meal was v good & there was a fine selection of... More 

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Tim, Thank you for taking the time to Write this kind review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with ourselves. Hope to see you in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Four of us spent three days in a holiday cottage in Settle and had planned to try out a different place for all our meals. After our first meal at The Lion, we found ourselves returning for almost every other meal. Superb value for money, it offered beautifully tasty meals served by the friendliest staff. Well worth a visit.

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Barbara, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. Hope to see you all again in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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171 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We had lunch, dinner and breakfast at the Lion over the course of a few days in Settle. Lunch and breakfast were eaten in the main bar area and were wonderful; well prepared and presented with style and friendly attention to detail. We had dinner in the restaurant area, which was excellent. The menu is imaginative and varied; the food... More 

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello David, Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

East Falmouth, MA
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11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I spent 2 nights here passing through on a solo hiking trip. It's right in the center of town with a warm pub plus restaurant plus lounge and have an amusing special welcome for dogs with dry towels and biscuits available. I enjoyed my room, the fine food and the friendly staff.

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

Steeple Claydon, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

All we were looking for was a nice lite evening snack as we had already had a full meal at lunch time , We had read the reviews and decided on the Lion, we were not disappointed , what a wonderful place, a great welcome as you walk through the door and it opens up in to a great place... More 

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review. Hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

I went on a walking weekend with friends and the Lion is ideally placed. The rooms are compact but as this is a pub it is to be expected. The beds are very comfortable. The food is ok, nothing great. Poached eggs at breakfast were hard and a duck egg with dinner was undercooked and cold. I sent it back... More 

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Geoffrey, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Here at the Lion we like to hear feed back whether positive or negative and take all on board. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

Bingley, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

5 of us went here for a evening meal, had booked before hand which was a good job as it was very busy. Ordered the sirloin steak which came with mushrooms, chips, tomato, had the side order of sesame fried winter greens which was very nice. Whole meal was lovely, just one thing is that I think the portion size... More 

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. Hope to see you in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

Bury St Edmunds
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Very last minute stop off to break a journey. Our room was small but with a large bathroom, and I would normally describe it as adequate... quiet, reasonably comfortable. The place distinguished itself with little touches... very friendly and helpful staff, fresh milk provided in thermos flask to go with quality in room tea coffee hot chocolate products, attention to... More 

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Philip, Thank you for taking the time to write your review, it is always nice to hear kind words. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I would recommend this place to anyone visiting Settle. The beer range is varied (Thwaites plus usually locally brewed guests), and well kept. The menu is varied and good quality, also reasonably priced. Very dog-friendly (they even provide towels for drying off wet ones). Roaring log fire for cold days (good luck getting the table right in front though!). Can't... More 

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Mike, Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I came here in June and gave this place top marks and was very keen to come back so I did. Brought my wife telling her how great it was when I came in June with friends and felt a little let down his time. It just simply wasn't as friendly this time and I certainly felt the food was... More 

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Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Graham, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Sorry you felt a little let down on this occasion after having a great experience the time before. Here at the Lion we pride ourselves on our customer service. Hopefully see you again in the future. Kind Regards Jamie Deputy Manager More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the picturesque market town of Settle in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, The Lion at Settle is a characterful inn offering cosy rooms, locally sourced food and award winning cask ales. So whether you join us for a big family dinner, a quiet drink with friends or the dog, or enjoy a relaxing break we look forward to welcoming you to our dog friendly and family friendly inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lion at Settle

Address: Duke Street, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9DU, England (Formerly The Golden Lion Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Yorkshire Dales National Park > Settle
Price Range: $139 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Lion at Settle 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Room 5 very cosy”
 of 5 bubbles A1974ZHbrendah, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms away from the street are better”
 of 5 bubbles pfcheah, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I think I had Room 7 - no view at all.”
 of 5 bubbles Bliss60, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had a room at the back but I am sure there are other possibly better rooms, but ours was fine and we didn't want for anything.”
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“Very high ceilings”
 of 5 bubbles KnownTravelWriter, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
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