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The Lion Hotel

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  • Excellent34%
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  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza oven”(14 reviews)
“shottle hall”(6 reviews)
“saturday night”(14 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Lion at Belper and visit regularly, and we have never had a bad meal. We sometimes share a handmade Pizza cooked in the pizza oven because they’re very generous in size. Loads of topping choices. The mains are gastro pub style so...More

Thank haylox14
Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review, your comments were a delight to read. I hope you continue to visit the Lion for a long time to come! Don't forget to check out our afternoon teas, our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights in February. The pub has a great atmosphere and had a brilliant live band on the Saturday night. The pizza restaurant serves fantastic pizzas- large, tasty, fast service.The hotel was in the middle of having new carpets laid, and possibly...More

Thank Wendy B
Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Wendy, Firstly thank you for your review, we appreciate all feedback as it helps us improve our service. I am sorry to hear you about your experience with us wasn't what you expected. As you mentioned we were in the middle of redecorating and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reasonable priced food for great quality. I had a huge pizza from the pizza oven with great tasty toppings. Other dishes sampled all lovely. Great service and a lovely atmosphere. Only quibble would be the huge telly showing sky news on the wall was very...More

Thank birdybee
Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to sample one of our pizzas! I am sorry you found the telly to be distracting, we try to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the lion for 2 nights in a king room Recently refurbished however don’t think it was worth the money, security was our main concern with only a Yale lock to secure our room unfortunately the boiler pump was not switched off as per...More

Thank mand43pink
Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello. Firstly, thank you for your review, we value all feedback as it allows us to continue to improve our service. I can assure you that security has never been a problem at the hotel and we have always found our locks to be substantial...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my ‘overnighter’ at The Lion. Perfectly acceptable room & shower etc. New locks on the doors - well done Lion for responding to comment. Excellent bar & first class cask conditioned Pedigree. Breakfast good too. All round good performance. My only issue was...More

1  Thank John W
Response from Victoria C, Manager at The Lion HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello John W, Thank you for your review. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and the beer and breakfast was up to its usual high standard. With regards to your pricing comment, unfortunately we only have 2 single rooms to offer, most rooms...More

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Peter B
20 July 2017|
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Response from Dave M | Reviewed this property |
Yes and all the food is very good
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platypus7
4 June 2016|
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Response from Peter J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You will need a taxi to take you to the tram museum, it's about 4-5 miles away. If you visit the Tramway Museum website they will give public transport information regarding bus travel. When are you going to Crich ? We... More
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JonnyCrooks
6 February 2015|
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The rooms vary in size, the rooms in the old part of the building are huge, I'm not sure how familiar you are with the rooms but the only small one is the single.
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"Don't stay in room 7!"
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"Did not stay"
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"Steer clear of the rooms overlooking the road, it’s a little noisy."
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"Room is small, single glazed windows so any room on the front can be noisy until around 1am if you;re a light..."
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