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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 its warm and friendly hospitality and traditional character, the hotel is perfectly situated to enable guests to enjoy all that this unique area has to offer. Our 59 bedrooms which include standard doubles, twins and singles as well as suites, each have their own unique character and include all the comfort and facilities you would expect. The Hayward Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and offers a quintessentially British menu with a few subtle twists, using fresh local ingredients. The Oak Bar offers a more informal dining option and is open all day for teas and coffees, homemade cakes, healthy light bites, delicious lunches and exceptional value dining. The hotel has a number of outstanding function rooms including the magnificent domed Adam Ballroom; creating a very special atmosphere for events including Weddings, Christmas Parties, Private Dining and Conferences. Free Wi-Fi is available in the bar and lounge areas of the hotel.
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Grade: 98 out of 100
242Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
83Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed at this hotel for an annual gathering of friends and we had a wonderful long weekend.. Friday night was Christmas party night and Jessica and her team made it go with a swing. Couldn't fault it. Rooms were comfortable and all the staff were...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Oh my this place is fantastic and Jackie is my all time favourite bar attendant ! She makes the very best mulled wine I’ve ever tasted, what a beautiful building, fantastic staff, amazing food - ♥️♥️♥️♥️ I love this place with its 400 year old...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed last night on our way home. Booked into a standard room with breakfast. Have stayed here many times before. Standards are good room was clean and tidy, some furniture needs updating. Breakfast was good, plenty to eat and well cooked. Looking for a hotel...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank 101viper111
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can only speak on my own experience but I can honestly say I thoroughly enjoyed my evening from start to finish. We were welcomed by a delightful young man on reception who guided us to our function room. He was very polite and helpful,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this hotel to save me driving home after a Christmas party. Following advice on the reviews of 'plentiful parking' I drove there looking for the car park. It took half hour to find the car park, getting caught in the dreary one way...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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"Be aware that the building is old with squeaky stairs and floorboards but it has a lot of character and..."
168dawnm
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"Pay a little extra for better quality."
grajancrit
2 weeks ago
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"Ask for a room away from the elevator"
GregH1415YX
4 weeks ago
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"Room 107 was a bit noisy in the morning due to the extraction system kicking in at 6.00 am."
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7 Nov 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$55 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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lion hotel shrewsbury
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandShrewsbury
NUMBER OF ROOMS
59
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