Lamb & Lion Inn

2-4 High Petergate York YO1 7EH United Kingdom
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    • York, 0.3 miles to City center
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Hotel Lamb & Lion Inn


In the shadow of York Minster, the Lamb & Lion Inn is chiseled from the heart and hearth of old world Britannia. Enjoy a simple, delicious English meal or a pint of ale in ancient, beautiful surroundings, moments from historic sites like York Castle and the Theatre Royal.

With vistas of the city walls and the ancient streets, you’ll also appreciate modern comforts like private restrooms, high-end toiletries, coffee and tea maker, free Wi-Fi and flat screen television.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast, free Wi-Fi in the commons, off-site parking, business centre, terrace and 24 hour reception.

For centuries, the Lamb & Lion Pub has served delicious Yorkshire cuisine to visitors. If you’re interested in something lighter, grab a pint and some pub grub at the bar. A light breakfast is free for guests.

Central to York, travellers are 5-15 minutes from area attractions such as the National Rail Museum, York Football Club, and local dining and nightlife.

Price range

from ‎$131 to ‎$207


Lamb & Lion Inn


2-4 High Petergate, YO1 7EH, York United Kingdom | 0.3 miles from city center | Show on map
Telephone: +44(1904)612078 | Fax: | Official Homepage


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Suitable for

  • Party People
  • Singles

Top 9 Features

  • WiFi
  • Parking
  • TV
  • A/C
  • Terrace
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hotel bar
  • Safe

Room features

  • Bathroom with shower,
  • Ironing board,
  • Windows that open,
  • Television,
  • Hairdryer,
  • Central heating,
  • Electric kettle,
  • Cosmetic mirror,
  • Desk,
  • Telephone,
  • WiFi in the rooms,
  • Fan,
  • Cost of wireless internet in rooms,
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Hotel features

  • Garden or park,
  • Terrace,
  • Hotel bar,
  • Non-smoking rooms,
  • Restaurant,
  • 24-hour reception,
  • WiFi in lobby,
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Sports Facilities

  • Golf Course,
  • Hiking trail

Review Highlights
Positive Reviews
  • Charming atmosphere in York proper
    A little slice of history in downtown York, the stone walls of the hotel open to the heart of the city beyond them Minutes from scenic activities and fine dining, you’ll be ready ...
  • A delightful hotel dining experience
    There are many perks to staying at the Lamb & Lion Inn, but the one most previous guests can agree on is the spectacular cuisine With a full menu of hearty English dishes, local ...
  • Splendid staff makes for a memorable stay
    Surrounded by living history in York Centre, you're already in for a unique experience On top of that, the friendly and courteous employees will go out of their way to make your ...
Negative Reviews
  • Raucous environment may overwhelm beauty rest
    The magnificent location in downtown York is a bit of a double-edged sword As the city opens up before you, so do the inebriated reveries of locals and tourists Because of the ...
  • A few small room concerns
    With an old building comes the occasional set of problems Cramped quarters, hot water and water pressure problems, and ease of access for older or disabled patrons are a few of ...
  • Weak signal slows down your surfing
    Although free, some guests have reported that the room-based Wi-Fi at the Lamb & Lion Inn tends to be a little sluggish side If you feel the need for more blazing browser speed, ...
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