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Whitney-on-Wye HR3 6EH, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having moved away from this area sometime ago. Met my parents here pre Christmas, one Sunday Lunchtime. Because I had a long way to drive , only wanted a snack, or as it turned out just a starter, my Dad had the Sunday Roast. The battered Brie starter ,my Mom and I ordered, was first and foremost, delicious, secondly a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Have been here twice for a meal now, Mothering Sunday and just recently for my mums Sunday birthday lunch. A great choice of food not just roast, you can order of the main menu if you so wish which unusual on a Sunday. The battered Brie to start was wonderful with cranberry, my father had devilled kidneys which were to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

The Boat is our local & we've eaten there many times, including recently. I am renowned for being fussy/critical but I can honestly say I've enjoyed all of the meals from the extensive menu at the Boat. For a village rural pub, the menu choice is amazing and always cooked & presented to a high standard. I have many favourites,... More 

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Llanelli
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Visited the Boat on way from The Midlands to Wales. Have been using it as a pit stop for many years so was looking forward to visiting it again. It was shabby, looked as bough fit could do with a good clean, needed re-decorating and the blown light bulbs needed replacing. The food portions were huge - much too big... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We were coming back from Dudley when my grandmother recommended it because last time she went there it was fantastic. When we arrived we thought it looked like a creepy old building. Inside was worse,there were white marks on the walls where the paint has peeled,there were flies everywhere so it was fly central,the toilet doors opened towards you so... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We had dinner here and also had the option to pitch our tent but we were glad we didn't. Food was poor and we sat next to a window and light that was full of dead flies. Seating was all ripped and generally looked very tired. The staff were great though. very friendly and accommodating. Considering the pub looked dirty... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We visited twice while we were at the Hay festival.mthe landlord was very welcoming, friendly and the staff were lovely to our children. The food was fantastic, especially the fish dishes, and the children's menu was lovely: high quality food in small portions, not cheap, frozen deep fried stuff like you often get.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

As a Hospitality Trainer/Assessor I always attempt to give a balanced view of any reviews I write. But this will be the exception to my rule. Having visited The Boat Inn with my wife I can find no reason to give any negative comments. I arrived first and was greeted in a friendly welcoming manner by the host. When my... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Stumbled across this one when looking for a hotel in area - so caught them a bit on the hop. Lovely location and all the staff were very friendly throughout stay. Saturday night so very busy in bar and restaurants - but still made to feel welcome. Extensive menu - so plenty of choice, looking at other peoples meals kept... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Stumbled across the Boat Inn whilst out for a Sunday drive. The food was very tasty and generous (Sunday dinner). We chose to sit outside on a sunny day and the river views and tranquil setting made a perfect afternoon.

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Address: Whitney-on-Wye HR3 6EH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Whitney-on-Wye
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
The Boat Hotel Whitney-On-Wye
The Boat Inn Whitney-On-Wye, England

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