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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

My husband and I visited The Golden Lion for a drink and an evening meal one night last week. There was a lovely, cosy atmosphere.........roaring fires, soft lighting, VERY pleasant and VERY helpful staff who altered a meal on the menu to suit me, which was absolutely gorgeous and well presented and plenty of it, too much for me to...

1Thank DOODLE2011
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The only good thing I can say is you get a lovely welcome from the friendly landlady. Other than that just terrible. Noisy room above the bar with cheap broken furniture and peeling paint. Tiny bathroom with a toilet space too small for my 6ft partner to sit down properly and a shower that was a sorry little dribble. Breakfast...

2Thank househouse1
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had a beautiful meal in the restaurant, although we hadn't booked the staff were extremely accommodating & found us a table. The staff were very attentive & there was a great selection of food as well as a specials menu. We had 3 courses & each was beautiful presented. We were pleasantly surprised when the bill arrived as we...

1Thank Becki K
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Golden Lion during a visit to Leyburn for the James Herriott Anniversary Dinner. Very helpful staff and although the rooms are above a busy pub it was not noisy. A delicious breakfast was included in the very reasonable price.

1Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived on spec looking for somewhere to stay for couple nights which allowed dogs. Bingo... Golden lion. £90 plus £10 for dog. Food in bar looked good so ate there, was very nice.. Rooms very clean, mattress lumpy but breakfast good. Staff friendly, plenty of dogs in and out. Obviously for dog lovers, which suits us, but no doggy smell....

2Thank alison p
Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We had lunch here on a Saturday.It was quite busy but did not effect the service.The food was very good and reasonably priced.We also took our two dogs.Our grandchildren where well catered for also.The staff were very helpful ,and the food arrived promptly.

1Thank Shirleytunstall
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We visited with friends, our rooms were very clean, decorated and furnished beautifully. Given it was a bank holiday weekend we found the management and staff to be friendly. Very reasonable tariff, homely ans welcoming pub plus a lovely breakfast. Definitely would stay again.

1Thank molky848
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed overnight with our children and 2 dogs for a family christening. Pub very popular. Lovely, large, clean room. Debbie, Dave and staff brilliant and really helpful with our dogs! Breakfast delicious. Such a good value country pub. Thank you for a fab stay. 🐶xx

1Thank Sarah O
Carnforth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Called here after a tireing day at Wensleydale show. We had a friendly greeting and a fuss of the dog. The place seemed clean and tidy plus accepted children and dogs plus had wifi. Drinks prices were reasonable.

1Thank Bertwoodie
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Looked OK from outside. No music or atmosphere inside which would have made it instantly more friendly. Girls working were friendly enough but zero interaction with guests (first thing you should do when someone walks in - the people working are the face of the business) Asked for sandwiches to be plain (for a child) with no salad and some...

3Thank Jo B

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Golden Lion Hotel

Address: Market Place, Leyburn DL8 5AS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Leyburn
Price Range: ₹ 4,983 - ₹ 8,969 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
The Golden Lion Hotel Leyburn, Yorkshire
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“Room 15 at the is quiet, Room 4 is above the lounge bar but very quiet. Beds are very firm but comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles JP673, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“On weekends there is some noise on the marketplace side. It doesn't go on until very late but might affect young children.”
 of 5 bubbles honeysrascal, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The better rooms are at the from overlooking the market square.”
 of 5 bubbles l_a_tweed, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Front looking over market square”
 of 5 bubbles mrl11, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“Best views at front overlooking the large market square”
 of 5 bubbles HenrykSara, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
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