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The Blue Lion

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Dining (4)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Surrounded by the splendor of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and nestled in the heart of iconic Wensleydale the historic 18th century Blue Lion Inn encapsulates the finest elements of traditional rural England. Paul and Helen Klein have run the Blue Lion Inn for over 25 years creating a blend of quintessential English coaching inn with modern comfort to relax and recharge. Whatever you require of the Blue Lion, be it real ale and food at the bar to candlelit fine dining and beautiful accommodation you can be sure that your stay will be homely, welcoming and full of friendly character.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Historic Hotel
100Room tips
Traveller rating
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  • 144
  • 74
  • 25
  • 12
Time of year
Traveller type
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  • English
Popular mentions
Stayed for two nights in room 14. In courtyard, OK but a bit austere. Needed a better clean, and a few things fixed, ceiling light, dimmer switch etc. Coffee mugs on tray were not clean. Service in the pub was mixed. First night waitress was rushing to get away so she could get
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4 of us stayed 3 nights and ate in 2 evenings. It was brilliant. I cannot understand why this place gets poor reviews. It is a pub which does exceptionally good food. We keep going back and this time took friends who loved it. It is comfortable with a great atmosphere and no
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Stayed at the blue lion Friday till Sunday very nice room could have done with a bit more attention to the cleaning .. dust & cobwebs . Food was excellent on both our nights, the pub itself is a little bit tired could do with a little TLC. The open fires throughout the pub need
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We’ve eaten here many times but this was our first stay. Rooms are nothing to write home about, a bit dated. But they’re quiet & the beds are comfortable. Some rooms are within the hotel, others in converted stables to the rear. There’s car parking through a very tight arch plus
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We chose to have a break and the blue lion felt like the ideal place having visited previously. On arrival it appeared they weren’t clear of our booking. Our room was so disappointing. Very dated, tiles in the bathroom broken, lack of basics you would expect within the price
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the offending bed complete with springs
Blue Lion : notre chambre
Inside the room
Beautiful bathroom
Gorgeous room
Are dogs allowed in?
There were dogs in there when we went!
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Is the dining areas wheelchair accessible and do you have an accessible toilet? Thank You
The dining room looked wheelchair accessible but not sure if there is an accessible toilet.
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Is there anywhere to park?
Yes, we have a large car park at the back of the building.
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"Rooms at the back of the main house or in the courtyard are quieter."
"Speak to the owners for their suggestions, they are very personable and helpful."
"We stayed in a courtyard room which was very private and quiet"
"All rooms to same high standard I expect."
"Don't pick room 3."
US$ 126 - US$ 172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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