Nestled on the outskirts of the picturesque Northamptonshire village of Hellidon, The Red Lion exudes the timeless charm of a quintessential British country pub. Recently refurbished under the
stewardship of the Freespirit Pub family, this hidden gem seamlessly blends traditional warmth with modern comfort, offering a haven for families seeking a memorable staycation in the heart of Northamptonshire.

Adjacent to the Red Lion, a cosy cottage awaits, beckoning guests to unwind in its inviting embrace. Ideal for weekend getaways with family or a group of friends, this charming abode accommodates up to four guests. With two en-suite bedrooms, a well-appointed kitchen, and a welcoming lounge/diner adorned with snug furnishings, it promises a delightful escape amidst the tranquillity of the countryside. Prices start from £150 per night, ensuring an affordable yet luxurious retreat.

Leading the team are General Managers Jane & Jorge who are known for their charm and warm hospitality. Whether you’re a solo business traveller, family with small children or dog owner visiting with your furry friend,  Jorge & Jane will make you feel right at home and at ease throughout your whole stay.

At the heart of The Red Lion’s gastronomic experience lies the culinary expertise of Head Chef Miguel Loureiro, hailing from the scenic landscapes of Portugal. Infusing his menus with a delightful fusion of British and Portuguese influences, Miguel showcases his passion for flavourful dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients. From the renowned Peri Peri chicken wings to succulent steaks complemented by an array of delectable sauces, each dish reflects Miguel’s commitment to culinary excellence.

Surrounded by verdant landscapes, The Red Lion at Hellidon offers not only a tranquil retreat but also serves as a perfect springboard for exploration. Nearby, golf enthusiasts can tee off at the prestigious Hellidon Lakes Golf Course, while history buffs can immerse themselves in the charming market towns of Daventry, Southam, Banbury, and Rugby, each boasting its own unique character and heritage.

For a glimpse into the region’s rich history, guests can venture to local landmarks such as the majestic Althorp House, steeped in centuries of aristocratic legacy, or the Tudor manor house of Canons Ashby, where time seems to stand still amidst its timeless architecture.

Automobile enthusiasts will delight in a visit to the British Motor Museum, where a fascinating journey through British motoring history awaits, while adrenaline junkies can experience the thrill of the Silverstone Circuit, home to legendary motorsport events that captivate audiences worldwide.

After a day of exploration, return to the welcoming embrace of The Red Lion, where roaring log fires and hearty meals await, promising a blissful end to an unforgettable day of discovery in the heart of Northamptonshire’s countryside.

Escape the hustle and bustle of city life and embark on a journey to The Red Lion at Hellidon. With its idyllic setting, warm hospitality, and exquisite culinary offerings, it promises an unforgettable retreat for families seeking a slice of tranquillity in the heart of Northamptonshire’s countryside.

The Red Lion at Hellidon
Stockwell Lane, Hellidon, Daventry NN11 6LG
01327 261200