Christmas in The Cotswolds

Whether you’re looking for a festive retreat, a Christmas party stopover, a delicious feast for friends and colleagues or an intimate family get together, celebrate the festive season in our 15th-century coaching inn, nestled deep within The Cotswolds.


Join us for festive Christmas parties in Winchcombe at The Lion Inn. Our lovely restaurant offers the perfect space for a Christmas ‘do’ for groups of two to 40 people, and we can also host larger groups of up to 20 people in our stunning and exclusive Club Room.

View our full Christmas Party menu
Two courses – £22.50 | Three courses – £27.50
(Available from December 1st – 24th, 12 noon – 9 pm)

Each member of your party will receive a complimentary glass of prosecco in groups of eight or more.



Relax and leave the cooking to us this Christmas Day. Your decadent dining experience will begin with homemade sourdough and cultured butter, and continue with a starter such as house-smoked salmon or roasted quail, before moving onto the main event of turkey with all the trimmings, or any of our other traditional options.

View our Christmas Day menu, priced at £85 per person
(Available from 12 noon to 3 pm)


Escape the crowds and join us for a sit-down New Year’s Eve feast in our lovely dining room. Our five-course menu features a selection of festive classics with an elegant twist and serves as the perfect way to see in 2019.

View our New Year’s Eve menu, priced at £65 per person
(Available from 6 pm to 9 pm)

Our à la carte menu will be available between 12 noon and 3 pm.



Whether you’re enjoying a festive drink with friends, an office party or a Christmas getaway, join us at The Lion Inn – the perfect place to relax, unwind and celebrate this festive season.

Our Christmas Breaks include:

  • Two nights in a double room
  • À la carte breakfast each morning
  • A bottle of fizz
  • Three course Christmas lunch
  • Christmas hamper

Our eight bedrooms are beautifully finished, each with their own unique, comforting and contemporary twist. Features include:

  • Homemade à la carte breakfast
  • Well-appointed en suite bathroom
  • Luxurious Egyptian cotton bedding
  • Tea making facilities
  • Eco-friendly espresso machine
  • Natural British Bramley bath & body products

For more information and our festive menus please download our Christmas 2018 brochure. Keep your eyes peeled on our Instagram and Facebook pages where we will be sharing our festivities.

For bookings and enquiries call us on +44 (0)1242 603 300 or email us at

*Ts&Cs: This package is valid for two persons and is available on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day or Christmas Day & Boxing day. Full prepayment is required in advance of the stay. No alterations modifications or cancellations are possible upon confirmation. Package rates include homemade breakfast and a house bottle of fizz. Christmas lunch includes a maximum of three courses and excludes drinks. £110 is the standard room rate. Contact us to find out about weekend rates and other bedroom rates.