The Relais Henley

2-4 Hart StreetHenley-on-ThamesRG9 2ARUnited Kingdom
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About The Relais Henley

Hotel The Red Lion Hotel is situated in a central position by the bridge in the heart of Henley-on-Thames, it continues to offer superb hospitality to its guests, as it has done for over 600 years.

Guests can choose from a variety of comfortable bedrooms, several are designed to commemorate important visitors who have stayed in the hotel over the centuries. All rooms enjoy en-suite facilities and have comfortable beds, tea and coffee making equipment, Wi-Fi Internet access, telephones and complimentary toiletries.

Hotel The Red Lion Hotel is within easy travel of London so that, in addition to being a wonderful setting for weddings, it is able to host memorable business meetings and functions. There are four well equipped private meeting rooms.

The quality fresh food served by the kitchen is locally sourced to give an up to the minute seasonal menu, and can be enjoyed in several comfortable locations of character.

The River Thames flows nearby, Windsor Castle is not far away.


2-4 Hart Street, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2AR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1491572161 | 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
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Hypoallergenic bedding
  • Room safe
  • Telephone


  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews


The Red Lion Hotel is a place with a history of accommodating guests, having been a coaching inn during previous centuries. The location, right beside the River Thames, is wonderful. This is a hotel of character: the furnishings are old, and a disparate

Late Opening Bar.

Some guests reported that the room and bed were comfortable and clean, and that there is free Wi-Fi throughout. The hotel has its own car park, with a limited number of spaces, and parking is subject to a daily charge. The bar is open until very late, us

Wonderful Wedding.

A couple who held their wedding here had a fabulous day, with many of their guests staying in the hotel, the team from the hotel who helped in making the arrangements was very impressive.

Negative Reviews

Infrastructure Woes.

The hotel undoubtedly needs updating. Guests were disappointed by the lack of of amenities a modern hotel is normally expected to provide. The showers in some rooms were barely adequate, the decorative state overall was poor, and worse still there appea

Breakfast Limited.

Breakfast was found to be expensive and not over generous, a guest reported that there is a better and cheaper meal to be had in a café across the street. The standard of service from the staff can best be described as mixed, there seemed to be no desire

Updating Required.

The words tatty, run down, and battered recurred in the guests' impressions. This hotel of enormous character in a prestigious location deserves to have a comprehensive and sympathetic update.

Rating Overview

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8.3 out of 10 based on 73 reviews