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Stockport, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a room with Laterooms as I was away on business, I had not given much thought to the fact I was staying on Valentine's night. A nice email from them asking if I would like to book a table as they were very busy that night, great gesture as I would have rocked up to be faced with...

1Thank Gareth N
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Meet some friends for a meal so booked in for the night .the food was excellent with fab service . Room was great , very clean , comfortable bed and good quality bedding we had a good night sleep and it was very quite .shower was great then a great breakfast .thanks for a great stay.Will definitely stay there again...

Thank Tina S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My husband found this restaurant purely by luck. Searching pub family restaurants near Chelmsford and this beauty came up. Firstly unless you need a table for 10 or more people you cannot book. We got there at 1 pm and came across a very large queue. Although it was freezing cold, people were not put off and waited until they...

Thank Louise H
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Great food, polite helpful staff, a terrific place to drink, eat or meet friends. Gets very busy so be prepared to wait as you can't book but well worth the wait. Lovely outside area for when the weather is good.

Thank ruththomas7
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to The Lion Inn but it won't be my last! The food is delicious, the staff are friendly and helpful and the decor is lovely. You could not book a table in advance but although the restaurant was busy, this didn't matter as our party of 9 were seated about 30 minutes after we arrived,...

Thank Phil H
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic. 20 of us, food arrived quickly and at same time and very hot. The waitresses were amazing. Food fantastic. No complaints at all and everyone asked if we can go back next year - praise indeed!!!

Thank karensutterby
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We were attending a niece's 30th birthday (Masquerade) Party at the Lion House so stayed overnight at the hotel. Firstly, the service, buffet food quality and attention to detail at the Lion House was on par with some of the large London hotels visited for company Christmas parties, it was that professional. Secondly, the hotel rooms are of an excellent...

Thank trf1960
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We came here for a birthday meal on Sunday evening. It was my first visit and I was very impressed. The atmosphere was great, and most tables were full. (You do have to get there early as they don't take bookings). Service is quick, you take your order up to the bar. The roast chicken was perfect - big portion...

Thank 05LH05
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We attended a wedding followed by the reception at the Lion House and stayed overnight. There is no other word.The food served, the friendly staff, the room and breakfast the following morning were nothing but excellent. Cannot recommend this place enough.

Thank barrythmsn
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Superb night out with good food and exceptional surrounds. Being someone who enjoys their food the Lion Inn meets every requirement. Not only was the food of excellent quality but the portions were more than adequate. The whole evening was thoroughly enjoyable and we were not rushed. Great evening out.

Thank MalcolmWoolston

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Address: The Lion Inn Main Road | Boreham, Chelmsford CM3 3JA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Price Range: $176 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lion Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Lion Hotel Chelmsford
Lion Inn Chelmsford, UK - Essex
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“Room 24 if you can”
 of 5 bubbles GarethN890, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We would of had a delux room but they were all gone .book in advance .”
 of 5 bubbles F5798EMtinas, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are fabulous.”
 of 5 bubbles trf1960, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“eat at the restaurant of the hotel! food is lovely”
 of 5 bubbles michelemZ7266GB, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“ask for room with garden out the back”
 of 5 bubbles Getabout01, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
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