The Lincoln Hotel

Krystina Rees
Deal Expert

Why We Love It

  • The hotel is opposite Lincoln Cathedral and five minutes' walk from Lincoln Castle
  • You can see ruins of the Roman city wall and East Gate in the hotel's grounds
  • Lonely Planet praises Lincoln's "tangle of cobbled medieval streets" and its "colossal 12th-century cathedral" 

Enjoyed This
(144 Member Ratings)
"Friendly and efficient staff. Location right next to the cathedral. Good dinner and breakfast."
04. Dec 2018
Warwick, UK

Map & Directions

Parking costs £5 per car, per night. The hotel is just off Eastgate and Nettleham Road, close to the A15. Lincoln railway station is less than 10 minutes' drive away or 15 minutes' walk.

Rooms & Rates

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The Lincoln Hotel is a restored 1960s hotel next to Lincoln Cathedral and a great base from which to explore the medieval city. The hotel is close to the Westgate Water Tower, The County Assembly Rooms, the Priory Arch and the Medieval Bishops' Palace.

Lincoln Castle, a Norman castle constructed in the late 11th century by William the Conqueror, is five minutes' walk away. The Collection Usher Gallery, which houses an eclectic range of works by famous artists, decorative arts and timepieces, and the Museum of Lincolnshire Life, which celebrates the culture of Lincolnshire and its people from 1750 to the present day, are both 10 minutes' walk away.

Doddington Hall and Gardens is 15 minutes' drive away and the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is 35 minutes away.

The hotel's AA-Rosette Green Room restaurant combines traditional flavours with a contemporary twist and sources local ingredients. "The Green Room has a striking, design-led interior, with candles and fresh flowers adding a homely touch", says The AA, which also praises the hotel's "superb uninterrupted views of Lincoln Cathedral".

You can relax in the lounge with a coffee and a cake or have a pre-dinner aperitif in Bar 67 which has retro décor -- its name is an ode to the spirit of 1967, when Jimi Hendrix played a sell-out gig at Lincoln's ABC Cinema.

Rooms are decorated with modern designs and all come with Wi-Fi and tea- and coffee-making facilities. Superior Rooms have views of Lincoln Cathedral or garden views, and some have a private patio.

An outstanding 98% of over 840 Travelzoo members who visited on a previous deal and rated their experience said they loved it.

The Lincoln Christmas Market takes place from 6-9 December in the medieval square between the castle and the cathedral.

We've also negotiated an afternoon tea for two for £24 or dinner and wine for two for £39.



  • Bar
  • Gym / fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • No pets allowed
  • 100% smoke-free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service

Room amenities

  • Coffee / tea-making facilities


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout


  • Hair-dryer
  • Bathtub (in some rooms)
  • Bathtub or shower


  • Parking (fees apply)


  • Accessible bathroom in some rooms
  • Accessible meeting room
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible


Check-in: Standard Time is 2pm.

Minimum age required to check in: 18.

Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.

Children and additional guests: Baby cot only suitable in Standard Room only.
Infant's cot/crib are available, free of charge, for children aged 2 and under. Extra beds are not available for older children and adults.

Pets: No pets allowed.

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

Additional details: Car parking is subject to availability and charged at £5 per night.

Have a Question? Contact Travelzoo.

Customer Service available Mon-Fri, 8am-6pm

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. All prices stated have been verified at the time of publication and may vary at the discretion of the hotel.

Enjoyed This
(144 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for Eastgate Hotel Limited (t/a The Lincoln Hotel) over the past 15 months.
3.9 Ambiance
4.9 Location
3.9 Rooms
4.3 Quality of Service
4.4 Value for the Money
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Other Comments
Most days we arrived for breakfast at about 9.a.m. and the selection of fruit and cereal was limited. Whilst the staff were very pleasant when we asked for the above and crockery, perhaps they should have been a little more organised.
Carole 06. Dec 2018 Solihull, UK
Enjoyed Most
Friendly and efficient staff. Location right next to the cathedral. Good dinner and breakfast.
Roger 04. Dec 2018 Warwick, UK
Enjoyed Most
Cost and convenience to cathedral and small shops.
Barbara 04. Dec 2018 Brentwood, UK
Enjoyed Most
Food and friendly staff.
Ian 02. Dec 2018 Barton-upon-humber, UK
Enjoyed Most
The location by the cathedral and castle was perfect for our visit.
Other Comments
the corridors especially were on the verge of shabby but the room was ok.
Evelyn 01. Dec 2018 Leamington Spa, UK
Enjoyed Most
Excellent meal
Other Comments
Great friendly staff
Tadeusz 30. Nov 2018 Solihull, UK
Enjoyed Most
Charles 28. Nov 2018 Halifax, UK
Enjoyed Most
The quiet room
Eileen 28. Nov 2018 Droitwich, UK
Enjoyed Most
Other Comments
Hotel was abit dated in parts but was very clean and the staff were very helpful and friendly
Jayne 27. Nov 2018 Leicester, UK
Enjoyed Most
The location was perfect and room very good.
Susan 27. Nov 2018 Thetford, UK

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