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The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury

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The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury we are located in the heart of the beautiful historic town of Shrewsbury in Shropshire. Famous for its warm and friendly hospitality and traditional character, the hotel is perfectly situated to enable guests to enjoy all that this unique area has to offer. Our 59 bedrooms which include standard doubles, twins and singles as well as suites, each have their own unique character and include all the comfort and facilities you would expect. The Hayward Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and offers a quintessentially British menu with a few subtle twists, using fresh local ingredients. The Oak Bar offers a more informal dining option and is open all day for teas and coffees, homemade cakes, healthy light bites, delicious lunches and exceptional value dining.
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Non-smoking hotel
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Historic Hotel
Classic
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Grade: 98 out of 100
138Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
52Attractionswithin 0,5 km
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Very friendly welcome on arrival, requested two feather pillows which arrived immediately. Decor a bit tired in places but clean, great breakfast and perfect location. Love the history of the hotel, perfect place to stay for a weekend visit to Shrewsbury
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I have stayed here many many times over the years and like the location and the old worldly feel of the old building. This time is the one and only time I left feeling disappointed. Room was good size and had a comfy sleep. Breakfast was not good.... 1 tiny sausage, 1 tiny piece
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Had a 3 course meal on a groupon voucher. The meal was edible and that was it. The soup was obviously microwaved, the first attempt at a bread roll was FROZEN in the middle. The chicken was tough as old boots and seemingly poached, no sign of peppercorn sauce, limp veg, gravy
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We stay at the lion hotel the 10 to11 March 2019 the bed comfy the next morning wen for breakfast the restaurant was very cold the heting was not on Mr Mrs rowson the people on next table were saying the same Mr Mrs rowson
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Friends and I visited yesterday for afternoon tea and were very disappointed. One of the waitresses was nothing short of a nuisance. She insisted on showing us to the table even though our friend was in the ladies and we expressed that we would prefer to wait for her to come
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The Dickens Suite
Photo provided by managementThe Lion Hotel Shrewsbury
Standard Double Room
A lovely view from our bedroom and the delightful bathroom!!
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Can you have breakfast in your room and if so is there a charge?
Sorry we didn't have cause to request that so cannot help
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Contact the hotel for update times etc
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Are dogs welcome?
Yes dogs very welcome!
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is there good parking
Hello Henry Yes there is parking at the rear and also an overflow car park. Let reception know that you've parked and they will advise you of the cost so ignore the Pay meters in the car park. We only stayed overnight and the cost was £5 for the duration of the stay. Hope this helps.
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how many suites is there
We have two suites, The Dickens Suite and Danesis Suite
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"The Dickens Suite is the most charming."
"Try elsewhere"
"we did not stay in a room"
"Rooms on front noisy"
"Be aware that the building is old with squeaky stairs and floorboards but it has a lot of character and charm."
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PRICE RANGE
US$76 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
lion hotel shrewsbury
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass Hospitality
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandShrewsbury
NUMBER OF ROOMS
59
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