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The White Lion Inn

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews chris and yolanda the pub white lion full english room was clean cheesecake rutland water perfect hosts sunday carvery family room peas pudding whitebait warm welcome lovely garden each evening range of beers
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

I have stayed here for a couple of nights a week from the last 2 years (yes you read that right) 2 years! I have slept in most of the rooms over this time and eaten there most nights. The food is great as are...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank John N
Response from YolandaChris, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear John, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was certainly our pleasure to have you stay with us and it would be lovely to see you again should you be passing this way. Take care and very best wishes for...More

Reviewed 25 November 2018

Staff, room, food and beer were all lovely. After a busy day and the stresses of a three hour drive through the evening rush hours, it was great to be welcomed and looked after by Yolanda, Chris and all of their team.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank DP835K
Response from YolandaChris, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 27 November 2018

Thank you so very much for your lovely review and it was our pleasure. Best wishes Yolanda and Chris

Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is a lovely little pub with great staff. The Landlord visited the table next to us a couple of times during the evening and served up some simple card tricks and with an entertaining style. Reminded me of Ricky Gervais in the office. The...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank scuttlies
Response from YolandaChris, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 11 November 2018

Hello and thank you so much for your wonderful review - the part about Chris made us chuckle!! Best wishes Yolanda and Chris

Reviewed 26 October 2018

We have just returned from a short break, along with friends, at the White Lion Inn. When making the booking we requested a "dog friendly" room to accommodate our very well behaved, non-hair shedding standard poodle. The room allocated to us was rather "tired" and...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Elaine E
Response from YolandaChris, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 28 October 2018

Dog Friendly - Yes we are!!! Dear Guest, Having read your review, we have to disagree on your room being "tired". The rooms are regularly updated and kept to a high standard of cleanliness and décor. In fact the rooms were only re done in...More

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

A really nice surprise to find this place on a short break to Rutland. Beautifully presented with the most wonderful hanging baskets, friendly dogs and spacious car park. The family room was perfectly adequate and the bar/restaurant was very comfortable. All food was excellent and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Seahorse412013
Response from YolandaChris, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 27 October 2018

Hello and thank you so much for your lovely warm review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Kind regards Chris and Yolanda

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Description
Chris and Yolanda Welcome you to The White Lion Inn Whissendine. Nestled in the heart of Whissendine, which lies between Melton Mowbray and Oakham in Rutland -, England's smallest county- The White Lion More Inn is much more than the average local pub. Welcoming families and dogs, it boasts a bar with cosy seating areas, a real log burning fire, restaurant, function room and 8 en-suite bedrooms. TripadviserWe have a beautiful garden set next to the Village stream with 2 Petanque Courts, ample tables for outside dining and children's play equipment. We also have a free large car park, secure storage facilities for bikes or fishing equipment etc, with easy access to local villages and towns from a bus stop directly outside the pub. Our Landlord Chris is also a professional 'Close Up Magician and regularly entertains Guests at the pub. Chris is also available for outside private bookings, corporate events; parties and anniversaries. So if it's a quiet drink, a celebratory meal or party or even a mid week break to explore the local attractions you're after- The White Lion Inn is for you. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$ 91 - US$ 107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The White Lion Hotel Whissendine
Location
United Kingdom > England > Rutland > Oakham > Whissendine
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$ 91 - US$ 107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The White Lion Hotel Whissendine
Location
United Kingdom > England > Rutland > Oakham > Whissendine
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Peter T
1 October 2014|
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Response from YolandaChris | Property representative |
Special rate for you Peter, would be good to see you both.
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"Great chilli prawns"
scuttlies
7 Nov 2018
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"Wonderful value, and an excellent place to stay"
L4945SJmichaelk
20 Jun 2018
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"We had room 2 over the pub, it was fine and old windows looking out over a small road at village houses."
AngieMK
8 May 2018
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"not all rooms dog friendly"
Looby2307
5 Oct 2017
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