Dating back to the 12th century, this Grade II listed bed and breakfast is less than 100 yards from Lincoln Cathedral. Original stone fireplaces and wooden beams feature throughout Cathedral View. Locally sourced produce, including award-winning sausages, are served on the breakfast menu.

The independent shops and restaurants on Bailgate are within 50 yards of the 4-star Cathedral View Guest House. Steep Hill’s quaint tearooms and pubs are less than 5 minutes’ walk away. Free private parking is provided.

Each bedroom has original features and traditional furnishings. Free Wi-Fi access, a flat-screen TV and a hairdryer are included in each en suite room. Some bedrooms have beautiful views of Lincoln Cathedral.

This is our guests' favourite part of Lincoln, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Cathedral View Guest House has been welcoming guests since 27 Jan 2012.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Lincoln, this property has an excellent location score of 9.9

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free private parking available on-site


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4 reasons to choose Cathedral View Guest House

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi, can we reserve parking and i don't understand the private external bathroom. Does that mean we have to leave our room to access this? Many thank...
    We have one room, room 3, it has an external bathroom. It's two steps from the room door to the bathroom door however it is for the sole use of room 3...
    Answered on 21 July 2020
  • How much parking do you have please. I need to tow a small trailer.
    We have 8 spaces therefor depending on how busy we are we can try accommodate a small trailer.
    Answered on 21 July 2020
  • Hi, just enquiring for a one night stay whether there is a facility to drop a bag off before check in time so it doesn’t need to be carried around? ...
    Hi Yes no problem in dropping bags (or cars ) off early just give us a call beforehand and we can organise that. Many thanks Paul & Christina
    Answered on 18 August 2022
  • Hello, there are no photographs for the King Room with the private bathroom. Is it the one with beams please?
    Hi If you visit our own website you can view all individual nine rooms and their unique properties Many thanks Paul and Christina
    Answered on 13 January 2022
  • Do you have parking at the premises?
    Hi Thanks for the question. Yes we do have parking at the rear of the property reservation by ringing us direct and guaranteeing a place. Many thanks ...
    Answered on 3 April 2021
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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Facilities of Cathedral View Guest House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).
  • Secured parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Luggage storage
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Cathedral View Guest House takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 19:00


Until 10:30 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cathedral View Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please let Cathedral View Guest House know your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking or contact the property.

Please inform Cathedral View Guest House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Cathedral View Guest House

  • Check-in at Cathedral View Guest House is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • Guests staying at Cathedral View Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free

  • Room options at Cathedral View Guest House include:

    • Double

  • Cathedral View Guest House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cathedral View Guest House is 500 yards from the centre of Lincoln.

    • The prices at Cathedral View Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.