Beautifully presented and unique Lincoln hotel

Amazing location, tucked away on award winning cobbled street in the heart of the Historic Cathedral district, The Rest is the most central of hotels in Lincoln to stay in for the Universities, Castle and Bailgate as well as City Centre.

All Rooms are ensuite and have their own private outside entrances, offering the independence of a luxury private hideaway with all the benefits of a cosy hotel including a friendly team on hand and cooked to order breakfast.

Book securely online or call reservations between 10am to 8pm daily.
We hope you enjoy your stay.
— Laura and everyone at The Rest

The Rest - beautifully unique hotels in Lincoln

Rooms at The Rest

See our beautifully unique rooms in detail here. All rooms have private entrances, en-suites and direct prices include breakfast cooked to order.

Check availability and book securely

If you have a date in mind, check here for availability and prices here. Starting from just £88 for two including breakfast is great value too.

Amazing Location

Our Lincoln hotel is located in one of the best locations, see location here. Sitting between Cathedral, Castle and the city centre shopping and entertainment area. The Rest is the most central hotel getaway location possible.

Just 120m from Castle Square where Cathedral & Castle begin and the Magna Carta is housed.

If you are visiting for the University of Lincoln or Bishop Grosseteste the hotel is ideally located for both and for graduation venues.

Weekends at The Rest

Our Licensed Lincoln Coffee House and Tea Bar

Every weekend, enjoy teas from around the world, our own specialist blends of coffee as well as our freshly made to order Panini and Sandwiches, homemade cake and scones. Lovely outdoor seating, facing south overlooking the city. Situated in the Bailgate area of the historic Cathedral quarter.

Discover - Weekends Coffee House and terrace - Here.


As well as beautifully presented accommodation we have a host of facilities in the room from salon hairdryers, towels and toiletries...... If you would like to know the detail please see here.

We hope we’ve thought of everything to make your stay comfortable.

Making your trip here

To make you trip here a stress free experience please take a look and print and follow these directions here, as we are tucked away on award winning one way cobbled street.

Frequently asked Questions

Take a look here for our frequently asked questions and other things you may need to know for your stay. Including check in times and whats included.

Contact Us

Contact The Rest here by phone, email, online form. Reservations open 10:00 to 20:00, 7 days a week.

Weekends Coffee House on Steep Hill is open 11:00 to 17:00 Saturdays and Sundays.