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The Golden Ball Hotel

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   High Street, Boxworth CB23 4LY, England
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I knew I was going to arrive late, however, I was made to feel very welcome, and after a very quick and efficient check in I was show to a tale in the restaurant. Very friendly staff and the food and drink were fine for the price. I would certainly stay here again if away on business.

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to the golden balls inn twice with my husband and toddler. Service has been incredibly good, and the atmosphere and décor is just the thing to warm you up after a cold winter's day. It feels special enough to go to for an anniversary dinner. Food has however been very mixed. The positives: The best made traditional... More

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Cambridgeshire
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59 reviews 59 reviews
28 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived for lunch one week day. The car park had spaces and we were given a very warm welcome at the bar. People were eating at the bar and most tables filled. This looked good. The wine arrived and all was well. Then the food. Oh dear. I have never had warmed prawns before. These had been frozen and... More

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I was looking for a place to take some business colleagues out for a late dinner in the north Cambridge area, after looking at TripAdvisor, The Golden Ball seemed like a good choice. I rang the restaurant up and asked if we could eat at 9 at night and they were extremely happy to have us. The meal itself was... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

It had been a few years since my last visit to the Golden Ball and having enjoyed delicious meals there in the past I had high expectations. When I arrived with 4 friends the bar and restaurant were very busy but this was probably not unexpected for a Friday. We were shown to our table but it was some time... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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46 reviews 46 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stayed here last weekend for a family wedding at nearby Long Barn, very friendly staff especially our hostess Sarah who went out of her place and borrowed me cellotape and a pair of scissors to wrap some last-minute wedding gifts. Dinner on Friday night was delicious, they have the "special" as well as ala carte. Remember to book a table... More

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South Yorkshire
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We recently spent a weekend at the Golden Ball as part of a touring holiday and really enjoyed our stay. Everyone was friendly and helpful, the rooms were comfortable and clean and the food was tasty and very well cooked and presented. The menu is quite extensive, with specials also available each day. The dining areas were obviously popular with... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Sorry for the feeble pun!!!! Boxwoorth is a village just off the wonderful A14. As mentioned in my previous review, this road is not a conduit but merely an ongoing blockage in the bowels of the British transport network. It was much more fun in my youth because way back then it had just three lanes. The thinking of the... More

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
25 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We were staying with relatives in the area and we had a meal there on Saturday night. We had not booked and it was obviously very popular, however a table was found for the four of us. A very welcoming atmosphere and excellent food all served by friendly people. Tasted delicious and well presented. We will be back.

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

An excellently run hotel and pub, with very friendly owners, who give you all their attention. The rooms have everything that you need, and even a bath (and shower) which is getting quite rare these days. Good, above average pub food in the restaurant, and lots of it, and for breakfast the next day.

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Address: High Street, Boxworth CB23 4LY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Boxworth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Golden Ball Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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