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The Lion Hotel

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at the Lion Hotel for one night, celebrating a friends wedding. We had room 7 which was clean and tidy but very tired. The windows have privacy glass as it looks out onto a fire escape. The bathroom could also do with work...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our visit took place on Friday 13th April 2018 and they were able to fit us in last minute which was appreciated Good table being able to people watch in the bar Ordered a mixed grill steak perfect but the gammon and the lamb chop...More

Thank 231sales
Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, we appreciate all reviews and comments we receive. I am sorry to hear the food you had was not up to our usual high standard. All our meats come from a carefully selected supplier and are all cooked to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have stayed here several times and have never been disappointed. Good atmosphere with live music on Friday night. Good choice of food in the restaurant including a pizza oven. Rooms excellent - king sized beds in many rooms. Would thoroughly recommend.More

Thank Alan J
Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hello Alan J, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us and writing such kind comments. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and the food was on par with the rooms! We hope to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night and found the room very comfortable and the hotel is in a good location in the centre of Belper. The real highlight was the restaurant. Fantastic food, good service and decent prices too. Would definitely stay there againMore

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Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello. Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, your comments were a delight to read. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and your food in our restaurant. We hope you can visit us again in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, friendly and helpful staff, comfy room and bed - all at a great price. I’ve stayed there a few times and have already booked my next stay. Recommend this hotel for anyone looking to stay in the area

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Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello. Thank you very much for your review, I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you again next time!

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USD 102 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 102 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Peter B
20 July 2017|
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Response from Dave M | Reviewed this property |
Yes and all the food is very good
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platypus7
5 June 2016|
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Response from Peter J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You will need a taxi to take you to the tram museum, it's about 4-5 miles away. If you visit the Tramway Museum website they will give public transport information regarding bus travel. When are you going to Crich ? We... More
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JonnyCrooks
7 February 2015|
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Response from JonnyCrooks | Property representative |
The rooms vary in size, the rooms in the old part of the building are huge, I'm not sure how familiar you are with the rooms but the only small one is the single.
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"Don't stay in room 7!"
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"Did not stay"
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"Steer clear of the rooms overlooking the road, it’s a little noisy."
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"Room is small, single glazed windows so any room on the front can be noisy until around 1am if you;re a light..."
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