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The Riverside

5.0 of 5 The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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85 reviews 85 reviews
19 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2011

I have been coming to Boscastle for a lifetime and to stay and eat at the Riverside Hotel is now a fantastic bonus. It is located at the entrance to the harbour alongside a small river crossed by a little bridge to its own sun terrace for outside eating. The polite cheerful staff are well trained to look after you... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2011

We recently stayed at the RIverside for three nights. We found the accommodation to be clean and comfortable. The food ,particularly breakfast, was excellent. We found the staff extremely helpful and friendly. We would highly recommend the hotel and the town of Boscastle.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2011

We stayed at The Riverside last week and it is an excellent hotel... but I would highly recommend asking if your room has a bathroom door. Ours had just a curtain separating the en-suite from the bedroom and if you value your bathroom privacy I'd be inclined to ask for a room with a door. Shame really, as the food... More 

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Brno, Czech Republic
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2011

We are definitely coming back. Excellent food, friendly staff, fantastic location, clean rooms. Better than we ever expected. Full marks! We normally stay in 4 star hotels so we were a little unsure especially as it was part of our honeymoon. Now all we can say is, thank you and keep up the good work

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

Having just returned from our third stay at the Riverside, I can happily state that the high level of comfort, friendliness, helpfulness, food and charm of the Riverside remains unchanged. My partner and myself have stayed at most of Boscastle's hotels or B&Bs at some time, and it's likely that this is our favourite. A very nice stay at any... More 

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holmfirth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

SPLENDID! ! fresh food, imacculatly clean, staff training 1st. class. It appears to be one very happy family. one of the finest breafasts anyone could wish for! every item freshly prepared,smoked haddock with poached eggs! Michelin*** and 'The Boss' is the finest toaster in Cornwall!

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2011

Excellent value hotel, with friendly efficient staff who are very smartly dressed and appear to be very well trained. The rooms are very clean, comfortable and spacious and the food in the restaurant is superbly produced and locally sourced, with amazing flavours. It's a good idea to book an evening meal as soon as possible, as the local people appreciate... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2011

We stayed at the Riverside for four nights in early June 2011. The Riverside is an absolutely fantastic hotel and we would highly recommend it. The village of Boscastle is truly picturesque and requires no introduction. The Riverside sits in a prime location next to the beautiful River Valency. The restaurant and many of the rooms overlook the River, which... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2011

What a beautiful place Boscastle is! We stayed in the Riverside Hotel a charming old hotel built right on the river. Our room was very large,clean, bight and sunny with lots of windows . The bed was very comfortable and the sound of the river at night rushing along was lovely! We had a wonderful view of the little bridge... More 

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Cheltenham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

Stayed here for one night on route to St Ives and it was lovely. Boscastle is such a pretty place to visit and walk around and the hotel is perfectly situated right in the centre! We had a spacious room with views over the river, the rooms are clean but basic (it was a bit annoying not having a shower... More 

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Address: The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Boscastle
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Hotel Class:5 star — The Riverside 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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