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The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass Hospitality

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Grade 1 Listed 16th Century Coaching Inn & Hotel. The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass Hospitality we are located in the heart of the beautiful historic town of Shrewsbury in Shropshire. The Lion Hotel combines stunning 16th Century architecture with every classical comfort. Famous for...
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Wyle Cop | Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury SY1 1UY, England
52.4 km to Chester Airport
167 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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My wife and I went on a Travelzoo deal for two nights B&B plus one dinner. All the front of house staff were lovely but the hotel is a strange mix of good and careless, mainly down to poor oversight by managers. For example the...More

Thank EricBurden
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great place. Creaking floorboards, old fashioned charm everywhere coupled with fantastically helpful and friendly staff. From receptionists to bar to dining room the Lion has a staff that I would have hand picked myself. Perhaps the chef deserves a thanks because the food...More

Thank pdixon6
Reviewed 2 days ago

I stayed for a week at the Lion in Shrewsbury. The hotel is lovely and full of character with a cosy bar and plenty of relaxed seating areas. I stayed in a single room which was fine for my needs. It was clean and comfortable...More

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed on a Saturday night very short notice but managed to get it for £120 (just for the room). It is a lovely historic place which I’m guessing accounts for the price but very underwhelmed. The room was so hot and stuffy but when opening...More

Thank tiffenymorrisuk
Reviewed 4 days ago

A charming hotel, ideally situated and excellent value. Good communications throughout and opportunities for upgrades if required. Easy to find and car parking is simple. Breakfasts are ample and fresh.

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Bucko65
April 29, 2018|
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I can't recall seeing any dogs there but that's doesn't mean they are not allowed ....
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henry h
January 23, 2018|
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Response from Suzanne S | Reviewed this property |
Hello Henry Yes there is parking at the rear and also an overflow car park. Let reception know that you've parked and they will advise you of the cost so ignore the Pay meters in the car park. We only stayed overnight and... More
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Nigel H
May 22, 2017|
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We have two suites, The Dickens Suite and Danesis Suite
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"Rooms overlooking the front are noisy because of traffic"
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"If available, try a suite - you won't be disappointed.. !"
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"Lots of corridors and stairs lift available we had a room at back quite noisy till closing time"
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