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Red Lion Coaching Inn

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Called in for an early tea,place could do with a make over but staff were nice and friendly.Food was plentiful and well cooked and good value for the price.The place was very busy and there was a good atmosphere will definitely call again.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The positives are free wifi but this is slow. The flowers on the front of the pub are pretty and English breakfast was good. However, there are so many negatives that would never make up for the positives. We had two rooms and they were both small, one of them had a nasty smell which could not be removed with...

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1Thank TraceyElms
Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We visited this establishment for the first time today. The outside front is very welcoming as are the staff when you enter. As we arrived just on opening time there was no problem finding a table but more diners arrived soon after. We were surprised at the prices, very cheap by todays standards, and wondered what the food would be...

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Thank Maxine J
North West England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Came and had a meal with friends, extremely busy for a weds night , think the sunshine bought everyone out. Ordered our food, nachos to start with, nice and plenty. Wasn't impressed with any of our main courses, mine had def been sat for a while as only luke warm when came out. Where we were sat was in the...

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Let me start by saying that I was not expecting much,it is afterall very cheap and you have to take this into account but this room was scarcley habitable let alone offered as accomodation to the public. I am a surveyor and I have seen homeless shelters in better order. Wall plaster had been damaged by watercoming in and paint...

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1Thank Kevin G
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Overall great value, with very friendly helpful staff. We stayed the first time as it was far cheaper than a well known chain, AND we got Breakfast AND there was the option of dinner. Nothing disappointed, and there was the bonus of a nice walk nearby. We tried to go again, only to find them fully booked. We had better...

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kidwelly
Reviewed 15 July 2016

A warm welcome,Staff are really kind and warm. Food is good and reasonably priced. Great choice for dinner and lunch.we went there for evening meal ,we met friends that were holidaying on the canal and we were in our motorhome so we had a great evening ,and some good ales to.

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Staff is really kind and warm. Food is good and good price. Great choice for dinner and lunch. Not really chooce for breakfast. Just meat meat meat.... Room and bathroom is terrible. Dirty and old. Carpet very very dirty. Bed really dirty too. Shame because i like this pub.

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Harlech, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016

A warm welcome, quirky rooms full of furniture and a great breakfast along with a truly inspiring landlady make this Inn a must place to visit and if possible stay We shall certainly be back on our travels through Shropshire

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1Thank glassdesign1902
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Went today for weekly lunchtime visit, Food EXCELLENT, Service Wonderful. Staff very helpful and Friendly. What more could anyone ask and prices are good also. Thanks and see you all next week Gail and Bob

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Red Lion Coaching Inn

Address: 18 Church Street, Ellesmere SY12 0HD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Ellesmere
Price Range: $69 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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Shropshire Red Lion
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“We didnt stay in the rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Astinmartin, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“maybe ask for a bigger room if two or more with a dog... but really honesty not a prob with any room”
 of 5 bubbles jennym662016, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This is an old listed building, the room we stayed in does not have double glazing so expect a reasonable level of traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Chrisdk261, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Courtyard rooms are best to avoid noise from pub”
 of 5 bubbles katehD8896LB, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you must stay make sure to request an ensuite others are shared facilities down corridor.”
 of 5 bubbles mads96, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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