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The Black Lion

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The Green, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9DN England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
5 Star accommodation
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All reviews sunday lunch recommend staying at this hotel lunch experience overlooking the green spent nights baked alaska village green staff were attentive three courses two night stay top floor lamb lovely location sandwiches cooked breakfast warm welcome high standard
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have just spent 2 nights in a snug room, the bed was very comfy with nice clean sheets and decor was pleasent and it was nice and quiet but there were a few areas that let it down like the wall...More

Thank Alec B
Response from ChestnutGroup, General Manager at The Black LionResponded 1 week ago

Hello Alec, thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review for us. We acted upon your observations and are applying a more thorough daily room inspection. Soort to learn about your Sunday lunch experience. For many of our guests this is a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we have stayed here because we love it so much. It will continue to be a staple in our trips with fantastic rooms, service and atmosphere. Even great gluten free options for the breakfast! Honestly one of the best night's...More

Thank Hannah S
Response from ChestnutGroup, General Manager at The Black LionResponded 1 week ago

Hello Hannah, thank you for such a glowing review of the Black Lion. I can only add my thanks and that we hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Nick Armitage GM

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent last weekend at The Black Lion. The accommodation was very comfortable. The breakfasts were delicious and well cooked and the coffee was excellent. The staff were so friendly and put themselves out to make our stay just perfect.

Thank Barbara B
Response from ChestnutGroup, General Manager at The Black LionResponded 1 week ago

Hello Barbara, thank you for your review and for mentioning the staff. I make sure that we display all of our reviews so they will be thrilled to have been singled out by you. Sincerely, Nick Armitage

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for the Friday-Sunday, first weekend in October. The staff were fabulous, always accommodating - and consistent throughout the stay rather than an endless parade of new faces. We ate in the restaurant on the Saturday eve (having wandered to a local pub for...More

Thank tomcR8563PS
Response from ChestnutGroup, Manager at The Black LionResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Tom, thank you for your review. In response to your hairdryer request at the time we have now equipped all of our pub rooms with a hairdryer. As we strive for excellence we value all feedback and suggestions form our guests. We look forward...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

If there hadn’t been a problem with our booking at another hotel we would never have found Long Melford which was a delight. A short walk from the hotel full of interesting and unique shops, in fact other than a co op I can’t remember...More

Thank Lewis W
Response from ChestnutGroup, General Manager at The Black LionResponded 1 week ago

Hello Lewis, thank you for your review. Glad to hear that you liked Long Melford, it's a great village. I'm happy to hear that the staff were welcoming and am also interested in your breakfast comment, it would be good to know the other Chestnut...More

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Description
The Black Lion is a place to eat, drink, sleep and relax. It features roaring log fires in the bar, the 40 cover restaurant and the warm and cosy drawing room. The new conservatory is the perfect space for More private dinner parties, business meetings or cocktail parties - it leads onto the large terrace perfect for al fresco dining. The 10 bedrooms include a luxury suite and family room. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Spa
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$117 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Black Lion Long Melford
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Babergh District > Long Melford
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$117 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Black Lion Long Melford
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Babergh District > Long Melford
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Traveller (36)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (9)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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"The rooms at the side of the building overlook the green."
J1142MXbarbarab
3 weeks ago
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"There are different themed rooms to accommodate all different tastes"
hollylouisep2016
22 Aug 2018
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"Second floor rooms are extremely warm in this current spell of good weather."
Papermaker
3 Jul 2018
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"Try to get as far away from the road as possible unless you are used to road noise!"
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19 Jun 2018
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