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The Boat & Anchor inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Meads Crossing | Huntworth, Bridgwater TA7 0AQ, England
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Ranked #19 of 30 Bridgwater B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Sally S Cannock, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cannock, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here a few nights ago and was pleasantly surprised how well mannered the staff were they were always happy to help.... The food was yummy and well presented and choice on the menu was very big! Room was lovely over looking the beautiful canal and couldn't even hear the rail way... Breakfast had a choice of porridge and two... More

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Nuneaton
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have called in many times on route , and greeting /attitude has been lovely. called in this lunchtime at 11.50 am , doors were open , so went in . We have called in many times and the place was open . Greeted by surly person sitting on table inside door - What do you want ? Answered, a larger... More

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Meads_Crossing, General Manager at The Boat & Anchor inn, responded to this review

Well you arrived before we were open. We were under no obligatiin to serve you. You are correct we were sorting out the staff wages at the time. The gentleman in question is the owner and has been such for over 30 years so there has been no change in management. We are sorry you did not enjoy your experience... More

Taunton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Thank you to Michael and his team for a wonderful experience, lovely food and really helpful and friendly staff. Convenient location for motorway. The room was very modern and clean with a comfortable bed and a powerful shower and the restaurant was really clean. I would stay there again and would recommend to all. I will be going back.

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Meads_Crossing, General Manager at The Boat & Anchor inn, responded to this review

Thanks Alex for the kind words. We look forward to seeing you again. More

Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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233 reviews 233 reviews
28 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

2nd visit still not good called again en route to Devon/Cornwall. Partner had steak and Kidney Pie and chips which was average I had Hot bacon and chicken salad, which consisted of small pieces of chicken and bacon very plentiful over a good salad. Only problem I had an upset stomach for the rest of the holiday so definitely would... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a terrible mistake to stay here! The owner was rude and slovenly, the inn is right under the motorway and next to the rail way. Most of outside was a derelict building site. In the room it was very noisy when we opened the window for a breath of fresh air, the dressing table drawers were full of old... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travel lodge was full . The manager recommended the Boat and anchor ( we paid £10 over the odds so I guess that's his fee ). The canal side of the place is beautiful ,but the rest of the grounds looks like an abandoned building site. The room was basic and clean but unbearably hot There was no hair dryer... More

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Merseyside, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a pub that is off the beaten track. It was a real gem of a find. The staff were very helpful, and the kitchen served up a beautiful meal for 5 weary travellers. Highly recommended. They also agreed to cook breakfast for us the next day, even though we were staying at the local Travelodge(not recommended). I would... More

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place doesn't pretend to be gourmet or luxury, but is in a fantastic location and has friendly genuine people wanting to help you. The grey parrot seems to run the operation but the others make a good fish and chips. Well worth a visit for a cold pint or two by the canal.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This one night stay was poor from start to finish. On arrival I booked in at the bar. The young girl who took payment made no attempt at conversation and when the transaction was complete disappeared leaving me in limbo. Another barmaid appeared some time later and realised I had been stood there for quite some time and sorted out... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called in to try a change from the motorway services, hoping it would be better. Wrong! Food was ok, but they forgot our pudding! Service was not with a smile. No hot water in loos, dogs not allowed in beer garden where all the shade was! My advice? Keep going to the next services.

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Address: Meads Crossing | Huntworth, Bridgwater TA7 0AQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bridgwater
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Boat & Anchor inn 3*
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The Boat and Anchor has recently had a change of ownership and most of our rooms have been redecorated and all rooms have had new beds and furnishings. ... more   less 
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