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The Boars Head Hotel

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Church Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5AE, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked three rooms and a table for 20 people in the restaurant, to stay with friends in May, this was booked last year, we were informed this week that the booking wouldn't be honoured because of an event the pub had booked 3 months after we had booked and it was ticket only and we were told categorically that we... More 

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

This review is posted purely by a customer who has not stayed with us since last year and his basis for rating such a poor review is because he could not manipulate me into agreeing to his terms. Thank you for taking the time to review our business but I am sure our potential customers will see this for what... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Double booked for the third time in two years, poor customer service, no doubt the management will reply with excuses like in other reviews. I had booked 9 months in advance inc the restaurant for 20 people (confirmed by the owner in an email) to be told that the restaurant would be closed to us as they had double booked... More 

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

We are so hurt by this review that I refuse to dignify it by responding. I trust those of you who are contemplating using our establishment will see though it's intent thank you. More 

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

I've just returned from a weekend Mountain Biking with Pro-Active Adventure and I was lucky enough to come across The Boars Head Hotel. The owner Darren was extremely helpful via email and the phone whilst I was arranging the booking. I arrived late on the Saturday and although Darren and his staff were very busy (it was valentines weekend), they... More 

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our establishment we appreciate hearing from our guests, so that we can endeavour to improve our service to you. We hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Worcester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic weekend we had here.A warm welcome,comfortable room,nice food and great beer.Although the weather was cold this weekend it was good to have a few beers by the fire. Looking forward to going back there soon.Thanks to you all.

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our establishment we appreciate hearing from our guests, so that we can endeavour to improve our service to you. We hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Holmfirth
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I stayed one night because of a local business trip. The bar was lovely and warm for the time of year with a real fire. I had room 4 which was a delight as I slept soundly all night. And it just gets better because I had a full English breakfast which I have never tasted better! Many thanks, what... More 

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our establishment we appreciate hearing from our guests, so that we can endeavour to improve our service to you. We hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Newtownards, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Wonderful treatment the time I spent there.The welcome was brilliant.The room was large enough for a whole family very clean and everything in the room that was needed..Had a wedding in Walcott Hall.The evening meal was superb and breakfast excellent as well.Pub is very welcoming and service great.Nothing was any trouble to the staff.Definately come back again.Darren Stuart and Shaunene... More 

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our establishment we appreciate hearing from our guests, so that we can endeavour to improve our service to you. We hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Wonderful, warm, relaxed welcome by everyone in the pub. It felt more like staying with friends than a formal hotel. It's an ideal spot for exploring beautiful unspolit Shropshire. Oh and the beer is spot on.

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our establishment we appreciate hearing from our guests, so that we can endeavour to improve our service to you. We hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights as we were attending a wedding at nearby Walcott Hall. The pub itself is lovely with good pub food and great beer. The room was great - pretty big, well equipped, clean and a very comfortable bed. Breakfast was fantastic and Stuart was a very welcoming host. Great value and I'd highly recommend it... More 

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our establishment we appreciate hearing from our guests, so that we can endeavour to improve our service to you. We hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Hereford, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

I spent the evening at the boars head yesterday very friendly pub you definatly get a warm welcome the menu is vast great choices good service I would highly recommend going very clean and I liked that you could go out the back to smoke under cover with a heater great place lovely people thanks Darren and Stu you have... More 

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our establishment we appreciate hearing from our guests, so that we can endeavour to improve our service to you. We hope you will visit us again soon. More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This was our second visit to The Boars Head. We hadn't eaten here before but decided to after a recommendation. The Ludlow Gold beer was lovely. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. We both ordered pizza. Unfortunately this proved not to be a good choice. The pizzas are advertised on the menu as 'thin & crispy'. After eating pizza... More 

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drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about our pizza's although again I am disappointed as I have stated many times before in replies to comments on here that several minutes after your meal has been served all my staff carry out table checks! The point of these are so that if you are at all dissatisfied by your meal we can... More 

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Address: Church Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5AE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Bishops Castle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boars Head Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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