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Riverhill Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Talbot Rd, Birkenhead CH43 2HJ, England
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Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in Birkenhead
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boulder, Colorado
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited when back on the Wirral for a couple of nights. I like today but i also appreciate foremer times. This is where you will find a mix of the two,,,,,and it works well. Food was great, service too.

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Warrington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended a wedding on Friday 11th July was an amazing day after the ceremony in local church back here for champagne and delicious canapes in the lovely garden. The food was amazing and staff and service could not be faulted nothing too much trouble for anyone of them. Think one of the comfiest hotel beds ever slept on , great... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family have just finished a 4 night stay at Riverhill at our recommendation, as we are local to Oxton. They were visiting from Ireland. They stayed in room 10 and were very much enamored with the everything about their stay. The room, the staff, the service and the general idillic surroundings of a quiet, leafy English village. Though being... More

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Donington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

A lovely hotel, staff very friendly and helpful, room was spacious and comfortable, bed was the comfiest I had ever slept in, it had lots of lovely pillows which were amazing. I had an evening meal and breakfast at the hotel and the food was fab. The grounds are well kept and the bar and reception area all nice. There... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Having moved back to the area after 17 years we came for a meal on our wedding anniversary. The first thing to say is that food was good, unadventurous, but solid in a home cooking kind of way. The service was perfectly competent and we enjoyed ourselves. But there were a few things that chipped way at the overall experience.... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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31 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Rather than stay in Liverpool and pay for a taxi under the Mersey to get to our main target, the Fraiche restaurant in Oxton, we decided to try out this hotel which is within easy walking distance. Everyone was very friendly and helpful, the room was decent enough if a bit on the small side, although very good value, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We were married at the Riverhill last may and included in our wedding package was a free meal on our first anniversary which we had tonight. The food and service as always was beyond excellent. We love the Riverhill and so does everyone we know. six stars. steve and the team come up trumps again!

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Always a joy to dine in this restaurant. Lovely crisp, white linen; table set with range of wine glasses, also gleaming; drinks in the bar whilst you select from the menu, also a nice start. Staff are charming and nothing too much trouble. A wide choice from the menu, always beautifully presented. Trademark sweet trolley, a must. Thoroughly recommended for... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
17 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This is a special place. The tables are beautifully laid with crisp white tablecloths and sparkling glasses. The service is excellent. Water jugs provided and refilled without having to ask, refills of coffee - quite rare these days. Had a good dining experience especially when the dessert trolley arrived. How nice to actually see what you are about to eat... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I booked this hotel as a romantic break and to visit my family in Birkenhead. Coming from Birkenhead myself I was looking forward to staying there as I had never visited this hotel before. We arrived to a warm welcome both on the main door and reception. The room was very lovely and four poster bed very comfy. There were... More

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Address: Talbot Rd, Birkenhead CH43 2HJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Merseyside > Wirral > Birkenhead
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Riverhill Hotel 3*
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Situated on the Wirral Peninsula in its own peaceful grounds, this Victorian House Hotel is just 2 miles from Birkenhead, 4 miles from Liverpool and offers free Wi-Fi and on-site parking. Experienced hoteliers Nick and Michele Burn have owned the property since 1988, earning a gallery of industry awards in the process (including the prestigious Merseyside Small Hotel of the Year Award). They pride themselves on cultivating a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere coupled with friendly and attentive service. The highest 3-Star AA rated hotel in the Wirral area, the Hotel offers 14 en-suite rooms all of which are decorated and furnished to a very high standard. Each room includes free Wi-Fi access, flat-screen TV, direct dial telephone, hairdryer, and tea & coffee making facilities. For those special occasions, the Hotel also offers two luxurious four-poster rooms. The Restaurant offers a tantalising selection of culinary delights from their diverse range of ever-changing menus. With professional impeccable service, guests are free to enjoy their meal amidst the beautiful splendour of the views over-looking the pretty lawns and gardens at the front of the hotel. Afterwards, why not indulge in a coffee or liqueur in the comfort of the hotel cocktail lounge? Located on the Wirral Peninsula in Merseyside, the Hotel is just a 5 minute drive from the M53, 2 miles from Birkinhead and just 4 miles from Liverpool. With excellent transport links and free on-site parking, it is both convenient and accessible. For those flying in, Liverpool's John Lennon airport is just 13 miles away. Wirral is often referred to as 'the leisure peninsula' and with good reason. The coastline stretches for 25 miles and is perfect for a wide range of outdoor activities, from scenic coastal walks to sailing, cycling, angling and wind-surfing. Alternatively, explore the scenic beauty of the Wirral countryside whilst visiting one of its many picturesque villages or towns. For the less energetic, the Hotel is close to many other attractions such as: The Heritage Centre of Port Sunlight, The Williamson Art Gallery and Museum, The Ellesmere Port Boat Museum and Birkenhead Park. For sports fans, Liverpool is home to two of the Premiership's biggest football teams, or if golf is more your thing, practice your swing on one of the fourteen local courses, including the famous Royal Liverpool Golf Club. The cosmopolitan city of Liverpool offers a wealth of visitor's attractions, from its glorious maritime history to its world-class musical heritage. The Albert Dock, the second-most popular attraction in Great Britain, is home to the Maritime Museum, Tate Gallery, the Beatles Story, Animation World and scores of shops, bars, restaurants and cafes. If that's not enough, then the vibrant city of Chester is less than an hour's drive away. ... more   less 
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