Hotel Red Lion

Red Lion LaneRG21 7LXBasingstokeUnited Kingdom
Show more hotels

About Hotel Red Lion

The 62-room, 3-star budget-friendly Hotel Red Lion Hotel, conveniently located in Basingstoke town centre within a 10-minute walk from the Railway Station, features comfortable and clean rooms at an affordable price. Parking and Wi-Fi are free.

Set in a refurbished coaching inn, the Hotel Red Lion guest rooms are spacious and present a bright and cheerful décor with comfortable furnishings including a work desk, a flat-screen television, coffee and tea making facilities and en suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries.

The Hotel Red Lion provides a 24-hour reception desk. Luggage storage, dry cleaning and laundry services are available.

The hotel features a chic street side café and bar with outdoor seating. Additional restaurants, coffee houses, pubs and lounges are within easy walking distance.

The hotel fronts a traffic-free area of the old town square. The Festival Place Shopping Centre is just a stone’s throw from the property.


Red Lion Lane, RG21 7LX, Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1256)328525 | Fax: +44(1256)844056 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Good Value For The Money.

Budget-minded travellers advise that the Red Lion Basingstroke is an excellent value for the money, offering clean and comfortable rooms at an affordable price. The beds are firm, the towels fluffy, and the rooms are nicely decorated with all the amenities required for an enjoyable holiday.

Bright and Cheerful.

The Red Lion features bright and cheerful rooms with good soundproofing and blackout draperies to ensure a solid night’s sleep. The location is convenient and the service staff is attentive and friendly. Business travelers mention that the lodging works out well for an extended business stay. Wi-Fi and parking are free and the rooms provide a work desk.

Happy Staff.

Guests advise that the 24-hour front desk staff is friendly and accommodating, the check-in is expedited and that the venue provides luggage storage and a self-service laundry facility. The staff are outgoing, cheerful, and quickly process all guest requests. The service is stellar with no complaints.

Negative Reviews

Ready for an Refurb.

Some guests have commented that the rooms are clean and comfortable, but that the décor is dated and ready for an update. Some of the furnishings are looking a bit tired and worn.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 1047 reviews across the web
7.4 /10
  • Expedia
    7.8 /10
    7.8 /10
  • SuperBreak
    8.0 /10
    8.0 /10
  • Zoover
    5.5 /10
  • Other Sources
    6.9 /10
7.4 out of 10 based on 1047 reviews