The Golden Lion

“High quality, market town inn - relax in smart rooms and public areas” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

SETTLE, NORTH YORKSHIRE

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Our Inspector's view

Located in the heart of the market town of Settle, this is a traditional coaching inn with an inglenook fireplace. The accommodation is comfortable and well equipped. A wide selection of imaginative dishes, together with real ales and fine wines, is served in the busy bar, and in the restaurant where the atmosphere is relaxed and comfortable; alfresco dining is possible in the courtyard.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

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AA 4 Gold Star Inn
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Dinner Award
The Golden Lion
Duke Street, SETTLE, BD24 9DU

Features

Rooms
  • Rooms 14
  • Family bedrooms: 3
Children
  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions or menu
Facilities
  • Free TV
  • Wifi
Opening times
  • Open all year
Food
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Dinner Served

About the area

Discover North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire, with its two National Parks and two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is England’s largest county and one of the most rural. This is prime walking country, from the heather-clad heights of the North York Moors to the limestone country that is so typical of the Yorkshire Dales – a place of contrasts and discoveries, of history and legend.

The coastline offers its own treasures, from the fishing villages of Staithes and Robin Hood Bay to Scarborough, one time Regency spa and Victorian bathing resort. In the 1890s, the quaint but bustling town of Whitby provided inspiration for Bram Stoker, who set much of his novel, Dracula, in the town. Wizarding enthusiasts head to the village of Goathland, which is the setting for the Hogwarts Express stop at Hogsmeade station in the Harry Potter films.

York is a city of immense historical significance. It was capital of the British province under the Romans in AD 71, a Viking settlement in the 10th century, and in the Middle Ages its prosperity depended on the wool trade. Its city walls date from the 14th century and are among the finest in Europe. However, the gothic Minster, built between 1220 and 1470, is York’s crowning glory.

 

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