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The Red Lion

The feel

The Red Lion at Whittlesford Bridge is perfect for your day of celebration. Civil ceremonies, wedding breakfasts and evening entertainment can all be accommodated in a choice of beautifully restored spaces.

Whether you are planning showstopper of a big day or a simple celebration with closest family and friends. The Red Lion at Whittlesford Bridge can help make your wedding or civil ceremony a day to remember.

The Red Lion at Whittlesford Bridge is a 13th century coaching inn, which throughout its 700 years of history, has been a haven of welcoming hospitality. Located 10 minutes drive from Cambridge, next to junction 10, M11 on the A505. Whittlesford Parkway railway station is located opposite with only a 6 minute train ride to Cambridge or an hour to London Liverpool Street. We have plenty of free on site parking and 18 individually designed bedrooms, restaurant and 3 private rooms with seating for up to 200 people for meetings, weddings and social events. We offer locally sourced, contemporary, British food, cooked beautifully and simply, served in a traditional yet quirky setting.


Alcohol License
Car Parking
Church Nearby
Civil Licence
Exclusive Use
Live Band Facilities
200 capacity


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10 Mar 2014

Our daughter was married at the Red Lion on February 21st and ourselves and all of the guests were delighted with the day. From the very first meeting over a…

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4 Nov 2013

My niece chose the Red Lion for her wedding ceremony and reception on Saturday, 2nd November 2013. What a great decision. A large party of us stayed both Friday and…

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Is there an exclusive use option?
Yes, The Red Lion is exclusively yours for your big day.
Are you licensed for ceremonies inside and outside?
We have a number of of beautiful areas inside our venue!
Are there bedrooms for overnight accommodation?
We have 18 individually designed bedrooms for you and your guests to stay the night.


The Red Lion
42 Station Road East
CB22 4NL

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01223 832047


The Red Lion

The Red Lion