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Red Lion Hotel Basingstoke

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
The Red Lion Hotel is a well established three star hotel in Basingstoke town centre close to Festival Place Shopping. Parking is free - guests need to register their vehicle at reception on arrival. The Red Lion is perfectly located for conferences, meetings, parties and weddings. The restaurant and bar areas front the London Street side which offers easy walking to the retail area. There is lift access to the bedrooms. Rooms are en-suite and have Freeview TV, wi-fi and tea/coffee making facilities. Travel cots and additional beds are available in certain rooms.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
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Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Centrally Located
HOTEL CLASS
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Full view
96Great for walkers
Grade: 96 out of 100
124Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
17Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews town centre night porter festival place close to shops birthday party saturday night train station would stay again breakfast was included full english stayed one night buffet style wedding reception comfy bed bar area yogurt nightlife
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Reviewed yesterday

The hotel is fairly basic, could do with a facelift. The rooms are clean but a bit drab, could do with some pictures on the walls. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the breakfast is very good, with plenty of choice. The location...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We as a family meet up every year for a Christmas dinner. This was the first time we have used the Red Lion. I have to say we were not disappointed, the food was on par, the service was very good. We had a room...More

Thank coly001
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Scout Group Exec went to the Red Lion for their Christmas Get together Dinner. We met in the bar area whilst waiting for us all to arrive. Just before 8.0pm we were shown through to our table at the far end of the bar....More

Thank cypriotpal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to stay for a business visit, it was overall good but there were issues with towels being dirty overall it was okay. The food as well was alright I guess, not bad but price a bit high so think about it.More

Thank Shane B
Response from Amit R, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel BasingstokeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Shane B, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on your recent stay with us. I was happy to see that your overall stay was good, however, I was disappointed to read your comments about cleanliness. This is not our usual...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The 3 course menu was our first impression and had a great choice at a good price. The venue and function room were very well presented and laid out for us (special thanks to Stacey the events organiser). The staff were warm and welcoming and...More

Thank Brian L
Response from Amit R, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel BasingstokeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Brian L, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent Christmas meal with us, we are all delighted that you enjoyed your visit and found the staff warm and welcoming. Your thanks to Stacey has been extended to her...More

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Clucky05
March 19, 2018|
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Response from Amit R | Property representative |
Hi clucky05 We are only 15 minutes away by walk from the War memorial park many Thanks Amit
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gordo18365
January 11, 2015|
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There is no entertainment that I've see, but it is located bang in the middle of town though. It is possibly the closest hotel to all the entertainment the city has to offer.
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Room Tips
"They have a lot of functions So ask for high floor room and the noise level is barely noticeable"
lizgL6582QZ
yesterday
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"Smile and the staff will smile back"
PaulHickling
Sep. 23, 2018
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"Opt for a superior room"
Jade-Stamford
Jul. 15, 2018
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"Rooms at the rear of the hotel are probably quieter"
ingylad
Jul. 15, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$80 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
red lion basingstokebasingstoke red lion
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandBasingstoke
NUMBER OF ROOMS
59
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