The Red Lion is set in the heart of the rural village of Steeple Bumpstead on the borders of Essex, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire. The Red Lion is a popular and convenient base for both business and leisure visitors with Cambridge, Newmarket, and the Duxford Imperial War museum as well as the M11 and Stansted Airport only 30 minutes away.
The nearby town Haverhill is near to the village being only 3 miles away with lots on offer. It has various restaurants, shops and a cinema. There is also an 18 hole golf course and large leisure centre offering swimming, gym and various classes and sauna/steam facilities. The beautiful historic market town of Saffron Walden is 20 minutes drive away with its weekly open market plus a plentiful supply of shops, restaurants and supermarkets.