The Red Lion Hotel, a Best Western property, is Europe's oldest purpose-built hotel, dating back to the late 13th century. Centrally located in the historic city of Salisbury, the 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. Most rooms are found in the historic part o ...f the building, and offer all of the latest in technology. The Best Western Red Lion Hotel has a wealth of beautifully appointed, elegantly designed bedrooms and suites, each one individual in it decoration and style, and will always exceed expectations and anticipation. Thanks to its original features, stunning courtyard and award-winning restaurant, this city center hotel has everything you need for some quality time away in Salisbury.