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    Lion Inn

    The Lion Inn Main Road | Boreham, Chelmsford CM3 3JA, England
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    05/06/2017 06/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 142*
          USD 142*
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
          • Very good24%
          • Average6%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “belly pork” (5 reviews)
          “sunday lunch” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Breakfast included
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          This place was just the kind of place you want to go to eat a decent meal. I went there today and had the beef Sunday roast, cant fault it really, the only thing I would say is the potatoes weren't as fluffy as I've...More

          Thank Frankie C
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Buzzing atmosphere! Booked a table for 10 for my mums birthday. What a great evening we had. Arrived and had a few drinks at bar before being shown to our table in the conservatory. We had a very attentive server and nothing was a problem...More

          Thank H H
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Although it was busy on a bank holiday, the food was fresh and well cooked. The service was also very good and I would recommend this restaurant. This was our 3rd visit here and all have been very good

          Thank lucydogKent
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          We have been coming to the Lion since it opened. We have been for couples meals, out with friends, birthday parties and even a rehearsal dinner. Each time the food and service has been excellent We recently had my husbands 40th in the conservatory -...More

          Thank Tori T
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We love this restaurant never had a bad meal here. Always a good atmosphere and love to have a cocktail at the bar before our meal. Cant book unless you are in group over 10 people but dont mind the wait, its usually not that...More

          Thank mr51eff
          The County Hotel
          443 reviews
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
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          • Price range
          • USD 140 - USD 143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 15
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          • Essex >
          • Chelmsford
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          • Lion Hotel Chelmsford ,
          • Lion Inn Chelmsford, Essex, UK
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          aljohnson_12
          Do you have high chairs.
          26 March 2015|
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          Response from jmirams | Property representative |
          Yes, indeed we do.
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          "Room 24 if you can"
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          "We would of had a delux room but they were all gone .book in advance ."
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          "All rooms are fabulous."
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          "eat at the restaurant of the hotel! food is lovely"
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