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Main Road, Bosham, Chichester PO18 8EH , England
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The Boathouse Bosham
Ranked #4 of 7 Bosham B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Chichester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideal spot for visiting Chichester. We left the car here and took the bus, the bus stop is at the bottom of the drive. It only takes ten minutes to get to the city centre. The bedroom is clean, warm and has a large comfortable bed. Bathroom is clean and well stocked with toiletries. Breakfast is very good. Yoghurt, fruit,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Boathouse is a great B&B, we booked late so had the Chichester room for two nights. The rooms are well decorated and equipped. Comfortable beds so slept well. Power shower and all toiletries supplied with tea and coffee. A small private garden area was an added bonus with this room. A good breakfast with plenty of choice is provided... More

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Easy parking,perfect location for all local attraction's.(Including easy access to Portsmouth via the local train station) Rooms well maintained with cosy beds, furnishings and en suite. Beautiful garden with quirky seating areas inviting you to sit and relax. Breakfast was a very well set out with yoghurt, fresh fruit,cereal,crossaints, toast/jam and as for the full english well perfection on a... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Situated on the main road just outside the village of Bosham, this is a very nice B&B. The self check-in service works well with each room having its own front door making arrival convenient and without fuss. Room was exceptionally clean and beautifully decorated (Sail Loft). Excellent tasty breakfast - freshly cooked by friendly hosts. We only stayed one night... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Stayed in the Fontwell Room. Underwhelming, smallest en-suite I have ever experienced, rusty chrome fittings, near empty soap bottles. Breakfasts cooked to order yet on both mornings were overcooked, bacon rock hard and overcooked eggs. On arrival I tried the intercom at the front door to inform them of a problem with the room but could not get an answer.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Thank you for a delightful stay. The Sail Loft was light, bright, modern and extremely comfortable and the views over freshly mown cornfields idyllic. The bed was heavenly and we appreciated the bottled water by our bedsides, the tea and coffee making facilities and the fridge. The private terrace was such a good idea as well. Your welcome was warm... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is a low price basic no frills sort of a joint and that is just what I was after. Its not somewhere I would take the wife for a romantic getaway but to be fair to them thats not what this establishment claims to be about. When I am on the road travelling for work I want somewhere clean... More

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Bosham-Boater, Owner at The Boathouse Bosham, responded to this review

Thank you for this review although I feel it may be off putting to some people because of its nature. We have many, many, customers come here for anniversaries and birthdays in fact many more than work people. (See our reviews 76 couples vs 16 business) It is true that when this gentleman stayed, in the winter, we cut right... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is a lovely B & B, I would recommend to anyone. I didn't get to meet Lorraine as she was away on holiday but Kevin was very welcoming, chatty and helpful. We stayed in the sail loft which was a lovely room, warm, airy, clean, well furnished and with a VERY comfortable bed. The shower room located downstairs was... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We found Kevin and Lorraine excellent hosts, anything we needed or wanted to ask they were always very helpful and entertaining. We stayed in the Sail Loft and loved the room, great comfy bed and lots of sun light and air flow. The self-check-in email is a great idea, unfortunately for us we hadn't checked our email to find it... More

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Ash, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Very comfortable rooms in an lovely setting. A short walk ( 1 mile) to Bosham which is quiet beautiful. The owners are superb and make you feel very welcome. Had a good chat at breakfast. Really recommend this place for a brilliant relaxing weekend.

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Address: Main Road, Bosham, Chichester PO18 8EH , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > West Sussex > Chichester > Bosham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Boathouse Bosham Hotel Bosham
The Boathouse Bosham Chichester

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