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    The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass Hospitality

    Wyle Cop | Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury SY1 1UY, England
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    A lovely old hotel with an air of ageing beauty !! The service is impeccable and the rooms are well appointed and always squeaky clean. The staff are polite and very helpful at all times. You are made to feel a welcome guest from the...More

    Thank KKris4r2
    Response from foh14, General Manager at The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass HospitalityResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to post a review your kind comments are much appreciated and the team take great heart from comments such as yours. I am delighted your overall experience met your expectations and I look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We stayed for 2 nights having booked for a "superior room". Unfortunately there wasn't anything superior about it - the bed was not even the size of a double and right over the main road in Shrewsbury meant the dawn chorus (i.e. turfing the drunks...More

    Thank CharlotteBada
    Response from foh14, General Manager at The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass HospitalityResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review further to your recent visit to the Lion Hotel. Please be assured all guest comments are taken very seriously and your experience will be shared with the team and the company. I am...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Wow. Stay in shrewsbury regularly but first time here. Completely well over priced!!! Rooms are out of date with limited facilities and a 14inch tv below the bed line. Food is completely over priced. Pretty disappointed On the bright side the staff are great, friendly...More

    Thank Hollandg
    Response from foh14, General Manager at The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass HospitalityResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking time to post a review. Please be assured all guest comments good or bad are always discussed with the team. It's great to see you enjoyed the customer service and you found the staff friendly and attentive. I'm sorry...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed at this hotel recently with my husband for two nights on a fabulous travel zoo deal ! £149 for 2 nights inclusive of breakfast both days, dinner & prosecco om 1 night and in a superior double room! You cannot complain for the...More

    Thank ksmithhh76
    Response from foh14, General Manager at The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass HospitalityResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest Wow!, thank you so much for posting such a wonderful review. I am delighted your overall experience was an enjoyable one and the standard of customer service you received especially from Alys was first class! We look forward to welcoming you back to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed here 2 yrs ago also. This time we arrived in Shrewsbury 4 hrs later than expected at 10pm after travelling from St Ives and getting 2 punctures on our motorbike! Tierd, weary and bad humored we were offered the executive suite.....Showered and wrapped...More

    2  Thank stonewall49
    Response from foh14, General Manager at The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass HospitalityResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and your kind comments will be shared with the team, they take great heart from comments such as yours. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

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    Nigel H
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from foh14 | Property representative |
    We have two suites, The Dickens Suite and Danesis Suite
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    18 March 2017|
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    Response from Jackie C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it does have a car park, think it's £4-5 for whole stay. Give staff the reg when booking in
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    "All rooms are good , but the superior are worth the little extra."
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    "Avoid the 3rd floor "superior" room"
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    "The double beds seem to be small doubles so if you like a more generous double go for a twin room."
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