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Address: Steep Hill, Lincoln, England
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Lovely old atmospheric street

It certainly is steep! but well worth the climb to the top where the cathedral and castle are located. Many unique little shops to browse in on the way, so you don't have to climb... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ianeff
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It certainly is steep! but well worth the climb to the top where the cathedral and castle are located. Many unique little shops to browse in on the way, so you don't have to climb it all in one go. Lovely to see such an historic area being fully used.

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Thank Ianeff
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Worth the effort to get up. Steeped in history with interesting shops to help you catch your breath with a quick visit to break the journey up or down! Or stop for a coffee or cup of tea at a number of cafes on the way.

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Thank Bethan K
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good exercise with plenty of eateries to refuel at on your way up. Several interesting shops on the hill as well.

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Thank LittleAndy13
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Unfortunately, Steep Hill was far too steep for my good friend, who's name i do not wish to disclose. We had just finished at Patisserie Valerie, and we were on our way up towards the castle and the cathedral. We had planned this big day out for ages. But the organiser couldnt get up the hill so we had to... More 

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Thank slewis398
Tamworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Walked down and then back up. Very steep and hard on the old knees. Not all the shops were open on the Monday afternoon We went and some seems to close early.. Enjoyable hour

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 412 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I was staying at Premier Inn on Sunday 23rd and decided to walk up Steep Hill as we were going to the Ole Ole Tapas Bar and Restaurant (Excellent)(33,Bailgate) at the top and although YES it is STEEP it was an enjoyable walk (took us about 30 mins as I suffer with chronic bronchitis). We did it... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Obviously you can't avoid seeing this if you visit Lincoln! The sheer steepness of it makes you smile. After you've recovered your breath. Quirky little shops and nice tearooms give you an excuse to interrupt your ascent.

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Thank Simon A
Hornchurch, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a very steep hill but worth the trip lovely town in Lincoln would visit again lots of small individual shops .

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Found ourselves in Lincoln so went to Steep Hill as it was listed as one of the ten best streets in the U.K. It lives up to that reputation, lovely shops and restaurants etc but beware it really lives up to its name!

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is exactly as named, Steep! It is tough going but worth the effort, lots of lovely tea rooms, shops & of course, the castle & cathedral to enjoy at the top.

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