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The White Lion Hotel

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Market Cross Place, Aldeburgh IP15 5BJ England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews sea view afternoon tea sea front old building fish breakfast was excellent lovely hotel evening meal comfortable room without exception stayed for one night first class staff were excellent weekend break kippers shingle beach second visit
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Reviewed today

We both felt that this hotel couldn't make up it's mind as to what it wanted to be ! It had divided it's public area into a bar(which was too small) a brasserie restaurant (which was also too small) and a lounge (which only had...More

Thank Atoner
Reviewed 5 days ago

Cant help but feel the limited competition and its prime location allow it to command higher prices than it probably deserves. I was just there for one night but if staying a bit longer I would look elsewhere next time. Positives + Sea view (but...More

1  Thank GBoy912
Response from Amanda C, Manager at The White Lion HotelResponded yesterday

Dear GBoy912 Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor It is great to read that your positives regarding your time with us here at the White Lion Hotel, Aldeburgh, however reading your negatives there are some details listed of which I am unable to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed there last weekend just after the Fawlty Tower themed night - I think the staff were still in character. We have never stayed anywhere where the service was so bad. We arrived after a long four hour drive to be met (absolutely not...More

3  Thank lynneanniemorton
Response from Amanda C, Manager at The White Lion HotelResponded today

Dear Lynnanniemorton Thank you for your TripAdvisor review highlighting issues you experienced during your recent stay with us, and please accept my sincerest apologies for these. I am not in the habit of producing long lists of excuses when things go wrong, as clearly on...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I don’t often post Two Blob reviews, but here goes. We booked a superior, sea view room for our wedding anniversary. I expect quite a lot for £161/night in a small provincial town. The room was small, no bigger than a Premier Inn. The furniture...More

Thank LeicaUser
Response from Amanda C, Manager at The White Lion HotelResponded today

Dear LeicaUser Thank you for your feedback that you have posted on Tripadvisor highlighting your experiences whilst staying with us, and please accept my apologies. In the first instance, I am very sorry that you were disturbed by television noise from Room 3, I will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous evening, Basil, Sybil & Manuel we’re on point with their entertainment. The food could have been warmer but they were catering for 120 people in between the entertainers antics. Shall certainly give it a go again.

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Brasserie Bleue
615 reviews
Cuisines: European, French
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$152 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Aldeburgh
,
Aldeburgh Best Western
,
The White Lion Hotel Aldeburgh, Suffolk
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Aldeburgh
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$152 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Aldeburgh
,
Aldeburgh Best Western
,
The White Lion Hotel Aldeburgh, Suffolk
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Aldeburgh
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Traveller (156)
Room & Suite (114)
Dining (53)
Pool & Beach (14)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Steve B
18 September 2018|
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Response from Alison F | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift, but I am not sure about a single room, I am sure you can have single occupancy of a double/twin room and I expect the rate would be adjusted but I don't know that for sure.
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whitez4
15 July 2017|
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Response from Amanda C | Property representative |
Hi Gill, please could you contact us directly at the hotel on 01728 452720 with the details of your stay and we will be more than happy to advise. Many thanks Mark
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"Choose a room with a sea-view if you want one and are prepared to pay for it, but other outlooks aren't..."
Atoner
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"How much is a sea view worth ....."
GBoy912
6 days ago
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"inland facing rooms have a pretty awful outlook."
johnrs768
2 weeks ago
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"We paid extra for a sea view room, which was worth the extra expense."
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