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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lion is right in the middle of Settle and all the staff are very friendly. There are several good walls right out of the door. The restaurant is good and you can eat in the bar of you prefer. The rooms are of a good standard and our bathroom was roomy. There's no parking on site but there are...

Thank Matt T
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this pub/hotel twice while staying elsewhere in Settle (we were on a budget and the Lion was slightly out of our price range sadly), the first time for a drink, to escape the cold & rain after a walk and the second time for dinner. The pub is centrally located, has a good selection of beers and a...

Thank AliLondonB
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lunch with 4 of us and 2 dogs. Lovely friendly atmosphere, warm pub, good food. Excellent beer. Visited on a cold January day and had a very pleasant lunch. The room we sat in was well set out with comfy chairs, just off the main lounge area.

Thank Traveller61253
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

A very enjoyable return to the Lion hotel. Since our last stay here all the rooms have had a complete makeover and very good they are too. We were in room 7 with an ample lounging area. The bathroom is good too. The food here is great too with a good choice from the menu, plus the specials board. I...

1Thank Shakers3
Muscat, Oman
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We were told that the rooms had been refurbished around a year ago so no surprise that ours was really stylish and comfortable. What came as a welcome surprise was to find large mugs and decent Yorkshire tea bags together with a flask of fresh milk. The bathroom was really big and included a bath and shower which was nice...

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 18 January 2017

On off chance booked in, friendly staff and pleasant surroundings. Room overlooked back area, seems there were many added on houses, rooms, etc which made the visit an interesting maze. We had a very generous breakfast. Only draw back was no on site parking however managed a car spot nearby surrounded by a motor cycling group All very friendly..

Thank Trish M
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Booked for Christmas Day lunch for a family party. On arrival there was no evidence that it was any different from any other day, no festive music and minimal decorations apart from a tree. The Christmas meal was very disappointing considering that we paid £65 per person. The main meal came already plated up with minimal vegetables. We expected extra...

1Thank jackie9872017
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Just returned from a stay, with my partner and puppy. The rooms where lovely, comfy & much larger than we expected and for a very reasonable price. The bar area was also nicely decorated and had a lovely log fire. Staff also polite & helpful and the nice little touches for dogs were a lovely touch and greatly appreciated. Would...

Thank Allie0582
Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Allie, Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. We hope to see you and your puppy in the future. Kind Regards Jamie, Deputy Manager

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We booked 1 night to attend a friends birthday celebration in the town. We arrived and were welcomed by staff given our room key and were left to get sorted. What a lovely little room clean and warm with some lovely little touches such as the Lion hot water bottle The shower was clean and hot We were told to...

Thank Karen L
Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Karen, Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. Its nice to here when you have enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you in the future. Kind Regards Jamie, Deputy Manager

Littleborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed at the Lion at Settle for 3 nights over Xmas. Xmas Eve, Xmas Day and Boxing Day. It was myself, wife and beloved 14 year old labrador dog. We simply cannot speak highly enough of our stay. The staff, atmosphere, food and standard of room and facilities was fantastic. A massively enjoyable stay that gave us everything we...

Thank Brian P
Lion_at_Settle, Manager at The Lion at Settle, responded to this review

Hello Brian, Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us over the festive period. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Jamie, Deputy Manager

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the picturesque market town of Settle in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, The Lion at Settle is a characterful inn offering cosy rooms, locally sourced food and award winning cask ales. So whether you join us for a big family dinner, a quiet drink with friends or the dog, or enjoy a relaxing break we look forward to welcoming you to our dog friendly and family friendly inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lion at Settle

Address: Duke Street, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9DU, England (Formerly The Golden Lion Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Yorkshire Dales National Park > Settle
Price Range: RM514 - RM719 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Lion at Settle 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Didn't stay the night, so can't say.”
 of 5 bubbles Traveller61253, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Any seem suitable.”
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“Room 5 very cosy”
 of 5 bubbles A1974ZHbrendah, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms away from the street are better”
 of 5 bubbles pfcheah, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I think I had Room 7 - no view at all.”
 of 5 bubbles Bliss60, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
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