The Old Red Lion Inn

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The Old Red Lion Inn

4.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
Linton Road, Horseheath, Cambridge, England, CB21 4QF

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationImperial War Museum Duxford18 min drive
  • Popular LocationAudley End House21 min drive
  • Popular LocationUniversity of Cambridge30 min drive
  • AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)35 min drive

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About this area


The Old Red Lion Inn is located in Cambridge. Cambridge Corn Exchange and Ashdon Village Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Bridge End Gardens and National Stud. National Horseracing Museum and Mill Road are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Haverhill Arts Centre - 8 min drive
  • Ashdon Village Museum - 8 min drive
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford - 18 min drive
  • Audley End House - 21 min drive
  • University of Cambridge - 30 min drive

Getting around

  • Dullingham Station - 17 min drive
  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 81 min drive


  • The Flying Shuttle - 4 min drive
  • Linton Kitchen - 5 min drive
  • Dog & Duck - 5 min drive
  • The Black Bull - 7 min drive
  • The Chestnut Tree - 7 min drive

About this property

The Old Red Lion Inn

4-star inn with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a meeting room are available at this smoke-free inn. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. This inn has 12 rooms. Housekeeping is not available.
The Old Red Lion Inn offers 12 forms of accommodation.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi, Wired Internet (surcharge)

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee
  • 1 1 restaurant
  • 1 1 bar


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • No housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

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Check-in from 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in.


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 174 out of 297 reviews
5 - Excellent 59%
Rating 4 - Good. 96 out of 297 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 297 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 297 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 297 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I have never stayed in a hotel, with such friendly staff andcleaner rooms and bathrooms, The staff should be commended. Every meal we ate over the night stay was well cooked and very tasty. Chef should be commended. Pigeon starter was excellent,pies were very tasty. Goats cheese with delicious beetroot fresh tasting. Our rooms were roomy and well kept. Highly recommend all around. Well done The old red lion. Thank you.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2021

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Shower was awful Shower head needs replacement Electric shower & water barely dribbled out Food is amazing
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Have stayed here several times. Much prefer this to some of the larger chain hotels.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly welcome. Clean and quiet with excellent shower room and comfortable bed.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021