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The White Lion

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Somerset UK
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I hesitate to write this, because to a certain extent I believe in if you can't say anything nice, don't say anything. Well, here first of all is something nice. The place is lovely, lovely atmosphere, interesting old setting, and the staff are very friendly, giving excellent service. But I was disappointed in the food. There was a special starter...

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Thank Josquine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a refreshing find. An Inn which has ticked all the boxes. I am not anfan of Inn's as they tend to be managed and staffed by those locals who dont seem to have a clue. The White Lion Inn is an exception. Very well managed and professionaly staffed. The atmosphere is supreme and relaxing, the food increadibly well prepared...

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Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay, it is a traditional old country inn with a lovely friendly atmosphere. Very popular with locals which i always think is a good sign. The room we stayed in was very comfy with a good en suite and easy to use shower. Tea and coffee facilities replenished every morning and a bonus of sky tv,...

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Thank Di F
Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a regular visitor...we would be so surprised if we were disappointed and yet again we had another great meal. Great drink, wonderful staff, fabulous food and a wonderful ambience. Just visit and you will love it!

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Thank Kohinoor12
Southsea, UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The White Lion Inn was the perfect retreat from the gales that storm Doris brought. The picturesque inn is tucked behind the main road with ample of free parking, which is always a bonus. We received a warm welcome and we're shown our room {2}, which was spacious and stylishly decorated, with on suite facilities - a lovely space for...

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Tutbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay here, smallish but well resented room with en-suit, but the pub was fantastic. Food simply amazing quality and we could not fault the service either. Simply great. Will definitely try to go again!

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Thank Paul C
Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An old aquaintance called me and invited me for lunch. The choice was easy it is my local, which is very good. We both had steak and kidney pie which is superb. The portions were massive and delicious.

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Thank Mike N
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a thoroughly nice place. The location is good, offering easy access from the A303, the ambience is quiet and team there are nice. The While Lion has a good selection of beers and the food is of a very high standard - well cooked, and using decent ingredients. And the menu on offer is sufficiently broad for most...

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Thank John S
Somerset
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Had a super meal with friends in this very pleasant hostelery, pleasant staff, interesting character Inn. Dogs welcome. All in all well worth a visit. I think it might be advisable to pre book. As a small point, there are some good walks in the area and StourheadNT Is close by.

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Thank brutontraveller
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Arrived without a reservation and they did not hesitate to find our family a table on what looked like a busy night. Fantastic service and plenty good food. The chunky chips were huge! Definitely recommend if you are passing. Or like us went just out of our way to find.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The White Lion

Address: High Street, Bourton SP8 5AT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bourton
Price Range: RM302 - RM440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The White Lion 3*
Number of rooms: 2
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Wincanton, United Kingdom
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“Room 2 was spacious”
 of 5 bubbles lornaa368, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“They only have two so it is have they got one?”
 of 5 bubbles 96miken, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 3 which is lovely with plenty of space, but it is reached by very steep stairs with no hand rail.”
 of 5 bubbles A8854WGchrisa, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go for The Superior De-Lux.”
 of 5 bubbles 201SteveC, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 was good.”
 of 5 bubbles Knocker874, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
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