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Best Western Salisbury Red Lion Hotel

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Best Western Red Lion Hotel

Stay with us in Salisbury!

The Best Western Red Lion Hotel is just 5 minutes away from Salisbury Cathedral, putting you in a great position to explore this wonderful city, as well as wider Wiltshire.

Thanks to it's original features, stunning courtyard and award-winning restaurant, this city centre hotel has everything you need for some quality time away in Salisbury.

Salisbury itself is a place of real interest. You'll also find plenty of things to see near the Best Western Red Lion Hotel, with Stonehenge and The Medieval City both within easy reach.

Maintaining high brand standards and excellence in quality is second nature to the Best Western Red Lion Hotel in Salisbury. We have proven that going that extra mile during our annual Best Western quality assurance assessments really does pay off. Our hard work and dedication to cleanliness and quality of both guest rooms and public areas has gained us the Best Western International Quality Award. A global recognition of excellence given to only a few selected hotels throughout the world, this award shows that we take pride in offering high levels of excellence in quality and brand standards our guests expect.

***Parking information: The hotel has 6 parking spaces which are gate protected, sold on a first come first served basis at £15.00 per space per night. It is advisable to reserve your space when making your reservation to avoid disappointment. Other chargeable car parks are available nearby, please contact hotel for further details.***

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Milford Street
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6033*


Parking restrictions - please see Explore Hotel section for more details.
Bars, Free WIFI, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00


Dining and Bars


The Vine Restaurant

When you dine in our oldy-worldy restaurant you'll be surrounded by period features, friendly staff and good food. Great British food in fact, with an AA Rosette to its name!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07.00 - 09.30
Weekend times may vary

'1220' Bar

Relax by the warm log fire and enjoy the friendly table service and seasonal menu. We serve bar meals, lite-bites, jacket potatoes, bangers and mash, and steak & kidney pudding with a smile!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


In addition to an idyllic courtyard, original features and spacious function rooms, you'll also find a dedicated Events Organiser and experienced Toastmaster here at the Best Western Red Lion Hotel.


Wedding service and reception venue

We can help you arrange entertainment and take the hassle out of booking bands, discos and DJs. That's got to be music to your ears!


When it comes to wedding food, the decision is down to you. The hard work, planning and fantastic service is down to us!

Honeymoon Suite

With a four poster bed, original features and a luxurious bathroom with gold taps and showerhead, you'll love the luxury of our Honeymoon Suite.


Registry office:
Wiltshire Council
50 Bedwin Street, Salisbury, SP1 3UW
0300 003 4571

Get in touch with our wedding organiser on

For any enquiries please call Rachael Adams on 01722 323334

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M27, J2, 14.00 miles
Nearest train station: Salisbury, 1.00 miles
Nearest airport: London Heathrow, 75.00 miles

Milford Street

What's nearby?


  • Rose Bowl Cricket Ground (15 miles)

  • St Mary's Southampton Football Club (15 miles)

  • Fraton Park Portsmouth Football Club (20 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Stonehenge (2 miles)

  • New Forest (8 miles)

  • Longleat (12 miles)

  • Salisbury Cathedral (0.1 miles)

  • Old Sarum (1 miles)


  • City Centre (0.1 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

We pride ourselves on our standards and attention to detail. But our conference rooms are equally impressive, with controllable lighting, heating and ventilation that means we can cater for large meetings comfortably.

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Marlborough 120 50 40 40 70
Wellington 40 30 20 20 30
Chelsea 30 23 22 22 22
Churchill 0 0 0 6 0
Alderman 40 30 24 20 0
Board Room 0 0 0 8 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 1078 traveller reviews
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One night stay.

15/04/2018 Sillyoldfool, Southampton, United Kingdom

This was a birthday present from my wife. We had no worries about the recent nerve agent attack. (Trust the press to blow the whole thing out of proportion!!) The hotel was brilliant. Staff helpful, ... more

Owner Response
William W, General Manager at Best Western Red Lion Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Sillyoldfool, I would like to extend my gratitude for your kind review. I am very glad you had an enjoyable stay and I do hope we will have the chance to welcome you back again. Sincerely, William Weis General Manager

Two nights stay

11/04/2018 Ruth H, Bishopsteignton, United Kingdom

We have just spent two nights with friends in Salisbury and booked this hotel. Room 19 is very olde world and comfy. We had a Travelzoo deal and had a three course meal on night one ... lovely food in... more

Owner Response
William W, General Manager at Best Western Red Lion Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Ruth H, Thank you for taking the time to place your kind review of our hotel. I am glad you enjoyed room 19 and do hope you will have the opportunity to come back and explore some of our other feature rooms and hidden gems both our hotel and the area has to offer. Sincerely, William Weis

Good location for exploring Salisbury

11/04/2018 Jacqui G, Cranleigh, United Kingdom

Stayed there 9th April using the Travelzoo voucher , excellent value for Bed, Breakfast, Evening meal and glass of Prosecco. Nice old hotel large comfee bed with old worldy charm. Very friendly and a... more

Owner Response
William W, General Manager at Best Western Red Lion Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Jacqui G, Please accept my thanks for posting your review of our hotel. I am continuing to upgrade and update our historic hotel and I do hope if you have the chance to stop by and see us you will see the improvements. Sincerely, William Weis General Manager

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Best place in Salisbury for morning or afternoon coffee

09/04/2018 DODCOL, Salisbury, United Kingdom

Local to Salisbury so know most of the options that are available. The lounge where coffee is served is very comfortable and it is a great place to relax. The ambience is lovely. I am a frequent visit... more

Owner Response
William W, General Manager at Best Western Red Lion Hotel, responded to this review
Dear DODCOL, I greatly appreciate your kind review. I know the team take great pride in our hotel and especially grateful when they are noted for their service delivery by our valued guests. Sincerely, William Weis General Manager