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The Golden Ball Hotel

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   High Street, Boxworth CB23 4LY, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
ade1913 Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided on this establishment after looking at the menus on the website ... A varied selection At reasonable prices . On arrival we were greeted by cheerful staff and shown to our table . The place was nice and warm and there were plenty of people already eating ... The waitress gave us the menus and took our drinks... More 

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

I found myself in Boxworth with a couple of friends, and stumbled across thos place for dinner. All four of us thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Well cooked, well presented, great tasing food. Thanks Golden Ball - especially the chef!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

As a family of 7, we have been visiting this restaurant at least 3 times a year for the past 10 years and previously had always been satisfied. The recent visit on Burns night 2015, which we had been saving up and planning for 3 months, was quite a shock to us all. We sat down for a meal at... More 

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Sarah F, Owner at The Golden Ball Hotel, responded to this review

We are truly sorry that you did not enjoy your Dinner on Saturday as we do genuinely take this seriously and will do whatever is necessary to rectify any problems. In your case I did not become aware of the issues until it was too late to take any remedial action as it was not brought to my attention until... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

An extremely warm welcome, great food and wonderful rooms. I stay away at least 2 nights every week so I was pleased to find to find such a fantastic hotel for the price. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable and I had a good nights sleep. Breakfast was a real treat with top quality produce. I will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We had our works Xmas lunch here. 16 of us from around the Cambridge area. The service was excellent, friendly and attentive. Food arrived hot, super portions and tasty food. Would definitely recommend the restaurant.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Just had our Xmas party here. They offered us a separate room so that no one else can here our ''jokes''. Food was up to our standard , brilliant ambience. parking was a bit tight though inspite off a massive car park. Certainly worth a visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We arrived on the 13th December at 12:30 because of the Xmas period it was already busy in the resteraunt but Steve showed us to our room, an entering it seem ok with basic decor, tv, coffee/tea making facilities and a bath with shower, after unpacking we then noticed the cleanliness or the lack of, the bathroom being the worst,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Lovely food and very attentive service. We were a party of 12 and they gave us a separate room which was ideal so we didn't disturb anyone. Although we were in a separate part of the restaurant we were visited regularly and had everything we needed. We mostly had roast dinners which were cooked well with crispy yorkshires and veg... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

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 October 27, 2014

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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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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