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Red Lion Hotel

Sheffield Road, Todwick, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S26 1DJ

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Introduction

Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Kiveton Bridge.

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Outside Access (Hotel Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 86cm (2ft 10in).

Level Change (Hotel Main Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp or slope is located to the right as you face the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is moderate.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.
  • The step(s) is/are located to the right as you face the entrance.
  • There is/are 4 step(s) to the area/service.
  • There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.
  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm - 17cm).
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).

Outside Access (Bar to Hotel)

  • This information is for the entrance located from the bar area leading to the hotel reception.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 84cm (2ft 9in).

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service(s).
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Music is played in the reception area.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are medium.

Level Change (Reception Area)

  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.
  • The step(s) is/are located between the Hotel Main entrance and the reception desk.
  • There is/are 6 step(s) to the area/service.
  • The lighting levels at the step(s) are medium.
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm - 17cm).
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.
  • There is a lift to access this area/service.
  • The lift does bypass the step(s).

Reception

  • The desk/counter is 2m (2yd 7in) from the chair lift.
  • There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.
  • Level access to the desk/counter is via lift.
  • The desk/counter is high (110cm+).
  • The desk/counter does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.
  • The lighting levels are medium.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • Comments View
    • The reception desk is 7m from the main entrance.
    • There is seating available in the reception area.
    • The seating has armrests.

Lift

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located between the Hotel Main entrance and the reception desk.
  • The lift is located between the hotel main reception entrance and the reception desk.
  • The lift is a chair stair lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are LG - G.
  • The lift is approximately 5m (5yd 1ft) from the Hotel Main entrance.
  • The lift is approximately 5m (5yd 1ft) from the hotel main entrance.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The lift does not have a visual floor indicator.
  • The lift does not have an audible announcer.
  • The controls for the lift are within 90cm - 120cm from the floor.
  • The lift does not have Braille markings.
  • The lift does not have tactile markings.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.

Room

  • General Information View
    • The Tourist Board rating is 4.
    • There are 30 rooms in total.
    • There are 15 standard ground floor rooms.
    • There are 15 standard rooms on other floors.
  • Accessible Rooms View
    • There are not accessible ensuite facilities.
  • Auxiliary Aids - General View
    • Some hotel rooms have no auxiliary aids for people with sensory impairments.
    • The hotel does not provide other auxiliary aids for people with mobility impairments.
    • Assistance dogs are welcome to stay with guests in rooms.
  • Ground Floor Standard Rooms View
    • There are standard rooms on the ground floor.
    • There is level access to ground floor rooms.
    • Some of these rooms are accessed by platform lift.
    • Adjoining rooms are not available.
  • Standard Rooms on Other Floors View
    • There are standard rooms on other floors.
    • The other floors cannot be accessed by lift.
    • There is not level access to standard rooms on other floors.
    • Adjoining rooms are available.

Room 3

  • The standard room surveyed was room 3.
  • The door to room 3 opens away from you (push).
  • The door is single.
  • The door is heavy.
  • The door is 76cm wide,.
  • There are 2 single beds in room 3.
  • The height of the beds is 67cm.
  • There is no space below the beds.
  • The room has a desk.
  • The height of the desk is 59cm.
  • The room has two chairs.
  • One of the chairs has arm rests.
  • The room has two side tables.
  • The height of the side tables is 62cm.
  • The room has a double wardrobe.
  • There is an ironing board in the wardrobe.
  • The room has a TV.
  • The height to the top of the screen is 181cm.
  • There is a full length mirror.
  • The mirror is within 60cm of the floor.
  • The mirror is more than 1m in height.

Standard Bathroom Room 3

  • Each hotel room has a standard bathroom.
  • The standard bathroom surveyed was in room 3.
  • The door to the bathroom is single.
  • The door opens away from you (push).
  • The door is heavy.
  • The door is 81cm wide.
  • The bathroom has a bath with a shower.
  • The height of the bath is 54cm.
  • The bath has handrails on either side.
  • There is also a wall mounted handrail.
  • The shower has a fixed head.
  • There are two controls for the bath and shower.
  • The top control selects bath or shower.
  • The top control is 75cm high.
  • The bottom control selects the temperature.
  • The bottom control is 51cm high.
  • There is a sink.
  • The sink is 89cm high.
  • The sink has separate hot and cold taps.
  • The taps are twist taps.
  • The bathroom has a standard toilet.
  • There is a shelf in the bathroom.
  • The shelf is 87cm high.
  • There is a mirror.
  • The height to the bottom of the mirror is 112cm.

Other Floors

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G - 1.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The steps are clearly marked.
    • The steps are medium (11cm - 17cm).
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on the right going up.
    • There is a landing.
    • The lighting levels are medium.
  • Other View
    • The area(s)/service(s) on the floors which are not accessible is/are standard rooms 17 - 31.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents are not available in Braille.
  • Documents are not available in large print.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.
  • Home visits / services are not available.