We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Golden Boar Inn

The Street | Newmarket, Freckenham IP28 8HZ, England
Hotel amenities
Golden Boar Inn
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #1 of 1 Freckenham B&B and Inns
A recent review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015
Chris B Ely, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

49 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    21
    10
    2
    8
    8
See reviews for
11
14
Solo
0
4
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (49)
  • Mar-May only
    (14)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (16)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (10)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (9)
All months
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was at £90 on booking.com however haggled the owner over the phone down to £85.00. Given the price all I expected was a clean basic room and functioning amenities such as a working shower and comfortable bed. The mattress was 'sprung' sharply in several places and the shower did not work. Dirty bath with hairs. This is unacceptable for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
West Yorkshire
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We booked this b & b as our 1st choice fell through. It sounded good and with a price of £125 we thought it should be OK, what a big mistake!! The bedroom was separate from the inn and quite good and clean them we checked the bed and there was a ugly stain on the bed cover,no shampoo in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers are raving about these Freckenham hotels

Ely, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

It has been a couple of years since we were last here but as soon as we walked in, I was asking myself why. The bar area is very inviting and has a nice atmosphere. After a warm welcome we were taken through to a very well set out restaurant, which like the bar, has a very nice feel to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Considering they are the 'only business in the village' they were welcoming and the service was quite good. We arranged to have our staff Christmas meal there last night - all fifteen of us - and it was spot on. A good range of well-presented dishes throughout the meal with efficient, friendly service. Would definitely recommend for a good meal... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newmarket, United Kingdom
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Dalham & Gazeley W.I. chose this venue for their annual Christmas dinner this year and they weren't disappointed. The food was very good, the atmosphere warm and festive and the staff very friendly and efficient. Thanks to Vaggy and everyone at the Golden Boar for a lovely evening.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Thetford
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This was our second visit to the Golden Boar for Sunday lunch. We hadn't booked but were given a table within 10 mins. Perfectly cooked roast beef and vegetables. Not a lot of choice for pudding but my husband had baked stuffed apple that he said was delicious and I had the cheeseboard. Good atmosphere, warm welcome and very clean... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We love our mid week lunches in this great pub,.The other day we ate ' Cote de Beouf' from the specials menu, which was excellent, it's a dish shared by two people or one person if you have a very large appetite... and consists of a large rib of beef cooked to your liking, served with chips, tomatoes and mushrooms....its... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

30/08/14 Golden Boar was chosen as it is our hosts local. There were 15 of us and we were seated in the very pleasant conservatory room. There were a few other lunch guests in the main restaurant. We had pre ordered and the food was brought promptly and was generally good and well presented. One of the guests was not... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ferndown, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
205 reviews 205 reviews
57 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

Had lunch here on a Sunday in August. Good and welcome reception when we arrived and good location. 3 courses for £16 is reasonably good value and the food was very good. Wine was around £17-£20 per bottle and the inn also offers accommodation. The staff were really good and efficient and we had a good lunch. Many thanks.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newmarket, United Kingdom
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Had a great meal went with my wife & parents food excellent I had mixed grill which was just right and my wife even said the fillet steak was the best she had tasted for a long while!!! The young lady who served us was very good & looked after us great she is a great asset to this pub... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

6 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay