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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On a positive note the weather was nice that day. Food however just not up to scratch. Had scallops to start and really nothing special for the price. Roast dinner the real low point though. The Yorkshire pudding having a burnt oven taste and the gravy tasted bland like from a packet. Really dissapointed.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were lovely, fantastic toilettes - just what we needed after a very active day. There was ample hot water but we did find a few bulbs out. after a lovely dinner we slept very well on very comfortable beds. Breakfast was a hit or miss affair…….the waitress asked what we wanted but did not bring toast to tea... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights, with 2 rooms for the family. Both rooms whilst clean and spacious were very dark; the lighting was inadequate and only 1 bedside light. The walls and ceiling are very thin which means you hear your neighbours' moving about. Phones are an issue here; very poor mobile signal, no room to room phones and no... More

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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights, staff were very welcoming, friendly and they couldn't have done enough for you. Room was spacious, spotlessly clean, modern and a good size bathroom. The restaurant menu was varied, all freshly prepared and a good selection of nice wines! Breakfast was also lovely! Lovely view of the canal and boats and only 20miles from Glasgow... More

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Falkirk, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Come here regularly to eat as we live nearby. Food is always great with plenty choices. Stornaway black pudding starter is yummy and pulled pork delicious. Service can sometimes be a little patchy when it's busy but generally it's really good. Lovely place to go on a nice day as the outlook is lovely. Even coffee and caramel shortcake is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, comfortable hotel with excellent reasonable priced food. The staff were friendly and we enjoyed our overnight stay. The dinner menu was imaginative and the meal was delicious. The rooms are very clean and comfortable and the hotel is in a peaceful and picturesque setting beside a canal. The breakfast was great but very slow on the morning of our... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The boathouse a small hotel with bedrooms overlooking the canal basin. It only has ten bedrooms mine was on second floor. Only noise was the vessels swinging in the wind. A very pleasant outlook also hills ion background. The Scottish breakfast was fine with a good variety of alternatives. It is right on canal path and looks over a popular... More

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Barwell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The Boathouse is a nice quirky hotel that gives value for money and the staff are really friendly. The room was clean and functional, the restaraunt food was excellent and if you get the chance definately have the traditional Scottish breakfast as long as you don't want to eat for the rest of the day. There is a pleasant walk... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I stayed here with my wife to go and visit the kelpies , this was our first time here and won't be our last , great food and drinks and very helpfull staff , lovely location next to the marina . We had a lovely room on the upper floor with a great view of the boats , thank you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We booked and stayed at the boathouse again to avoid extortionate city centre prices for the commonwealth games. It was a perfect combination as we relaxed during the day walking and enjoying the beautiful location, ate in the restaurant late afternoon then drove into the city for the games in the evening. We were lucky as we had a marina... 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*
Number of rooms: 10
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