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The Riverside

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
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Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in Boscastle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Steve G Hamilton, New Zealand
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here on night (and having now seen this area, would love to return and stay again at this accommodation) on our way around the South of England and Wales. An awesome nights stay in a nice room on the second at the back of the property, overlooking the babbling brook. Only negative is the lack of parking, due... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this hotel as a birthday treat for my wife and we were so satisfied that I am re booking for another break for my birthday in November. Our room overlooked the river and was a shower ensuite, well maintained and furnished. The staff are polite, welcoming and approachable. The breakfast was well presented and the staff couldn't do... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was awesome, right on the bridge and we had a triple aspect room overlooking the River from all sides. Stunning large room (Room 2) with all the amenities you'd expect from a larger chain hotel. Staff were great, really friendly & helpful. Will definitely stay here again

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Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic place to stay - fabulous friendly helpful staff - very comfortable spacious room - quite a lot of stairs up to our room but worth it! The bed was huge and comfortable and everywhere clean - wouldn't hesitate to go back - or to recommend to others.

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Orange Nsw Australia
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14 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were born in Australia but my wife's Grandmother came to Australia in the early 1900's so we go back to Boscastle every 2 years or so. This is our first stay in Boscastle itself as we usually stay at Port Isaac or Plymouth, but it won't be the last. The Riverside is a beautiful old style... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband booked this as a birthday treat and we had the best room, overlooking the harbour, comfy beds, tea and coffee and complimentary toiletries, could not have asked for more, staff very polite and helpful and full english breakfast in the morning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband treated me to 2 nights here for my birthday. It was hot & sunny throughout our stay which meant we didn't get more than a couple hours' sleep each night due to exceptional heat during the night. This didn't stop us partaking in what has to be the best asset Boscastle offers and that is coastal footpath walks... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at the Riverside! Our room was very spacious and the bed was very comfortable, much better than many high end hotels we stayed in throughout the UK. The room and adjoining bathroom were very clean and tidy and everything was in perfect working order. The linens and room itself were a bit outdated, but we... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were here for a night on a day visit to Boscastle. We picked the perfect place and we both loved it just the same with all great things to say. There is parking down the block in the main car park for a small fee between 10a-5p. We got there after 5pm so didn't have to... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Riverside, Boscastle, Cornwall This is a charming hotel in a gorgeous Cornish village, as others have said. We had two comfortable rooms with all we needed. The view out of our windows was over the river, and directly below, rooting around in the burbling water, was a family of ducks, including two little ducklings. Very pleasant sounds to sleep... More

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Address: The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Boscastle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Riverside 5*
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The Riverside is situated in Boscastle, one of the most picturesque parts of North Cornwall. Located in the South West of England, Boscastle and its surrounding area are internationally recognised for their outstanding scenic beauty.Nestled in a secluded valley close to the harbour of Boscastle, The Riverside is open all year round. We have thirteen bedrooms catering for walkers, cyclists, day trippers or holiday breaks. ... more   less 
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