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The Boathouse

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Auchinstarry Marina, Kilsyth G65 9SG, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 2 Kilsyth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family and I went to the Boathouse last Sunday for the first and last time. The whole experience was horrible and we left after spending almost 100 quid feeling as if we have been completely ripped off. The service was awful. Young inexperienced staff seemed to have no specific area to cover, we had to continually ask see menus,... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very enjoyable trip to celebrate our 1st Wedding Anniversary on 15th July 2014. We are in fact now Retired and have a boat moored further down the canal, but have often fancied staying at Auchinstarry. Excellent large room with a very ample bed for my 6ft 3in frame, very comfortable, except we were disturbed by a large 'Cherry picker'... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed here for 6 nights in early July to catch up with family after 6 weeks touring in Europe. It was a joy to have such a lovely big room that was so clean and comfortable. Enjoyed the ambience in the Bar both pre and après dinner. The breakfast menu had enough choices to satisfy all tastes and the meals... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went along on a Thursday evening having booked a table a few hours previously, and thank goodness we did, it was very busy! Decor is lovely and cosy, yet clean and simple, toilets are spotless. We ordered starters, mains and ice cream for dessert, and have to say, each course was delicious, (and larger than expected, I ordered a range... More

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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As part of a 3 day cycling holiday along the canal from Glasgow to Grangemought, then onto Edinburgh, my widfe and I stopped at the The Boathouse on the first night Monday 30th June. Set in beautiful surroundings the Boathouse is a modern well presented place on it's own with a handful of well appointed rooms. The reception staff were... More

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at The Boathouse for 5 nights, 25-30 June, and enjoyed breakfast and supper there each day. The room was spacious with a comfortable bed, en suite bathroom, plenty of closet space, HDTV and Wifi. The staff at both the restaurant and inn were very pleasant and helpful. Chris, our server the first day got us checked in and... More

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited The Boathouse as a little celebration and with the use of a Hi Life card which gave us a free main meal. Firstly the setting is beautiful, made even more so as the mercury hit 22 degrees and blue skies. We had an earlyish dinner booking time and the restaurant was busy but we didn't feel like anything... More

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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this establishment a few months ago and it was amazing...lovely food and great service. We ventured there today and it was awful. We ordered from the extra menu which it states on it, runs all day Wednesday and Thursday. We were seated by 2pm on a Wednesday and my hubby ordered the Osso Bucco. The waiter came back... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Boathouse us situated on the Forth and Clyde canal at Auchinstarry. The restaurant is modern, comfortable and the service is excellent. Great choice on the menu. Would recommend and will be back myself.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Been coming to this place for a good few years now and every time we have eaten here we have always been happy with the food and service standards. The service is quick and efficient even when it is a busy Saturday night. The prices might be a bit on the hefty side but the food is always fresh and... More

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Address: Auchinstarry Marina, Kilsyth G65 9SG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > North Lanarkshire > Kilsyth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boathouse 4*
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