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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible19%
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“lovely pub”(3 reviews)
“lovely family”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Room Service
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Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
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Situated directly on the high street of the quaint coastal village of Milford on Sea, this former 18th Century coaching inn promises to provide a traditional pub atmosphere, as well as three tastefully decorated double en-suite B&B rooms.The Red Lion caters to all ages and serves...
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32 High Street, New Forest, Lymington SO41 0QD, England
11.5 miles to Bournebouth Intl Airport
16 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This pub is very friendly and locals will always have time to chat with you. Families, dog friendly, elderly people taken great care of. Not for large parties of people who just want to go and drink excessively as there are other establishments like a...More

4  Thank geoffb381
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Went in for lunch on the off chance, the landlord was exceptionally rude as he chatted to his couple of regulars at the bar. Luckily for us there was a great place called the Cave that did good food and wine and a very welcoming...More

3  Thank Phill W
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a drink on a rainy day. Watched the rugby as that's what we wanted to do. The TV is tucked away in one side of the pub, which means that the screen doesn't take over if you'd rather not watch it.

2  Thank Galaxy1991
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

As always the red lion provided spot on pub food. Generous portions, quickly served and really keen service. Friendly to kids. The only down point is the beer selection is not as good as the smugglers, but I would still rather come here. Lovely garden...More

2  Thank Alexander B
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Recommended by family to visit this pub for lunch and certainly glad I did. There is a daily special's board greeting you on entry as well as the table menu. Chose the Liver and bacon dish with fresh veg which was delicious, plentiful and with...More

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Situated directly on the high street of the quaint coastal village of Milford on Sea, this former 18th Century coaching inn promises to provide a traditional pub atmosphere, as well as three tastefully decorated ...More double en-suite B&B rooms.The Red Lion caters to all ages and serves quality local cask ales, popular drought lagers, bottled beers, stouts, wines, spirits and a variety of soft drinks. There is a large, welcoming beer garden at the rear with a children’s play area and a games area including darts, pool, table football and a TV situated in the old stable.There are regular live music nights at the Red Lion from fantastic local bands, so keep a look out for upcoming dates. Free Wi-Fi for all customers is also available – just ask at the bar for the weekly code.The Red Lion offer comfortable newly decorated bed and breakfast rooms for those wishing to experience all that the village and surrounding area has to offer. Milford on Sea is home to a selection of independent shops, breathtaking views over to the Needles & Isle of Wight and annual events such as the Music and Arts Festival, the Carnival and Milford Food Week. The lovely Georgian sailing town of Lymington and the beautiful New Forest National Park are only a short drive away, making this historic Grade II listed building the ideal place to stay and explore. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"n/a, did not sleep at this premises"
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"Rooms were all quiet with outlook over the garden."
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"Choose another hotel"
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"Only 3 rooms all as good , but wifi extremely difficult to connect"
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