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The Golden Lion Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Swansea County, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I think I would say that our two night stay was a bit quirky ! The hotel is in a lovely elevated position overlooking the coast. There are plenty of benches spread around in the gardens, to enjoy the view outside the hotel. There was limited parking and it was expensive but,we were glad we had reserved. The hotel is...

Thank HilandTom
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed now in four Bay Hotels and this was another good experience. The Golden Lion is a very old building and that has to be accepted as the context of a stay. We opted, this time, for standard plus room which was a good size with sloping ceilings. The bathroom design was ingenious with the toilet just having...

Thank Tim C
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whenever we visit Hunstanton we always make a point of going to the Golden Lion, however on this occasion we were disappointed to see things were not up to their usual high standard. Upon entering the public bar on Saturday afternoon we were faced with tables covered with dirty plates and glasses that had not been cleared away, we struggled...

Thank Menscryfa
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had no complaints, but equally the hotel is nothing to write home about. The bedrooms are old-fashioned, but large and comfortable. The floorboards are very creaky so you will hear every move your neighbours make! There was no lift and some elderly guests were seen struggling to carry luggage upstairs with no help from staff. The table d'hote menu...

Thank Tony67967
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, good position overlooking the beach and good staff. Food budget must be on a shoestring. At breakfast the food ran out, even ran out of marmalade. The toaster was broken and the self serve breakfast was awful. Not to be recommended and will not visit there again.

Thank Gwyneth B
Skegness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we called I on speck to get a table for Sunday carvery we ordered to roast beef dinner along with a latte coffee and a pint of bitter the food came lovely presented and lovely and hot the food was cooked to a nice standard. our meal consisted of two slices of roast beef a large Yorkshire pudding four roast...

Thank Gail G
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was great with a huge bath shower room. On reception was a very young and inexperienced staff member when we arrived (separately) Food at the bar was very good with good service, very accommodating for dogs!

Thank antonia632015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited Hunstanton during the bank holiday weekend and ended up popping into the Golden Lion Hotel as it was less busy than everywhere else. We were greeted by a friendly young lady who got us sorted out with drinks pretty quickly. When we asked if food was still being served, we were told yes, but the...

1Thank Dan T
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I booked a four night break and paid extra for a sea view, we are in our 70's. When we arrived there was no lift and our room was up four flights of stairs and no oxygen was provided. The room was basically a rabbit hutch and it's a good job we didn't take the cat as...

1Thank Jwwhite
Long Stratton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2017

After just reading the recent review I was shocked. I'm not sure when they had lunch so can't comment on their experince but my wife had lovely ploughmans on saturday 15th April which she said was the largest and best ploughmans that she had ever had. I had the tuna sandwich which was very nice, I really enjoyed my pint...

3Thank brianjames19712017

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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The Golden Lion hotel
The Golden Lion hotel
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Golden Lion Hotel is a magnificent historic building. It is the oldest property in Hunstanton, and the oldest hotel in the area. The Golden Lion hotel overlooks a beautiful sandy beach, with sea views for most rooms. The hotel has recently been refurbished to the highest standards, and offers outstanding facilities. A limited number of parking spaces are available. The peace and serenity of the Hunstanton area offer wonderful opportunities for leisure travellers and lovers of the outdoors. Hiking, fishing, sailing and horse riding are all available nearby.The Hotel houses all of the amenities and facilities you would expect from a Coast & Country venue. In addition, our staff will offer you a warm, friendly welcome, and ensure that your stay is as relaxing and memorable as possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Golden Lion Hotel

Address: The Green, Hunstanton PE36 6BQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Hunstanton
Price Range: ₹ 7,807 - ₹ 11,378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Golden Lion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Golden Lion Hunstanton
Golden Lion Hotel Hunstanton
The Golden Lion Hotel Hunstanton, Norfolk
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“Upgrade to a Standard Plus. Sea views are available from the dining room and not worth paying extra for!”
timcP1024BP, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor room if you aren't very mobile as no lifts and not made aware when booking!”
Jwwhite, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room was above the reception area, so we were able to pick up the hotels WiFi.”
mikej828, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't have top floor room sea facing unless you love early morning pigeon wake up call”
Efcok, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We didn't stay overnight.”
Dormouse39, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
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