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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Only popped in with an hour to spare for a coffee and coke for my friend, ordered at bar and had to provide table number as we were going to sit outside....after checking chairs table top , bottom and even sauce dispenser I realised there are no table numbers...went all the,way back inside to re-order, the waitress came with me... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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271 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant construction, impeccable toilets, good beer and food at reasonable prices make this canal side restaurant a worthwhile diversion off the beaten track. Close to Kilsyth and Cumbernauld makes it accessible via twisting B routes Risotto with chicken, chilli and chorizo was tasty and filling; fish and chips were generously served with green mushy peas. Looked good as well Young... More 

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Thank Nicky S
Gillingham, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been here for about 2-3 years its still great Food excellent beers great, rooms excellent its just a really nice place to stay and the staff go out the way to make you welcome. I will use this eveyrtime i go to the area and heartily recommend it to all

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Thank SpencerNegus
Glasgow
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a drink and lunch after a walk along the Forth and Clyde Canal. The setting is beautiful and the restaurant is well appointed with tables outside overlooking the canal. Great selection of drinks and the menu looked good too. After ordering drinks at the bar we tried to order food but as we decided to go... More 

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Thank BobbyStreet
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here over the weekend and stayed 2 nights. Was there for a friend's wedding. The service, food, room and staff were first class! One of the young waitresses in particular called Chloe was very attentive. She was great with everyone and made sure the event went smoothly! She advised us it was her first wedding party and we couldn't... More 

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Thank Andrea R
Largs, Scotland, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms wonderful with comfortable beds. Menu and evening food exceptional with the best service. Breakfast is unbeatable. The welcome is the same each time you visit - not to be missed. The setting is peaceful and you can eat & drink on the decked terrace overlooking Auchenstarry marina basin which is lovely. Highly recommended.

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Thank Mary U
Perth, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Lovely setting on a lovely day. The staff very good, told us about boats on the canal. This restaurant has a lovely atmosphere even at lunchtime, would like to visit in the evening too A varied menu with some unique dishes as well as burgers and other staples. I had macaroni and my friend has risotto. . Food beautifully presented.... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Situated at the very edge of a Marina containing many Canal Barges there seems always to be something interesting happening. The restaurant is fairly large, well lit and comfortable to be in. The staff were exceptionally well trained and helpful throughout. The menu, not exactly exciting but probably fully appropriate for the venue. Typical pub food and everything we ate... More 

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Thank Miguel065_11
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Down to see friends nearby we thought we would give the Boathouse a try. We were more than delighted with our room (Caledonia) which was clean, roomy and had everything you need from tea facilities, iron, board, toiletries etc. The beds were comfortable the decor in good nick but the best bit of all was the view. We were overlooking... More 

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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

My friend n me live in our local been went in great inside room waiter ask me want drink yes please waiter bring over no plm but really busy I ask waiter if we can get table for dinner really lucky so I order Scottish neeps with haggis oh lovely my friend eat chicken fajita brilliant so yes when inside... More 

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Boathouse K, Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback. I am pleased that you enjoyed your dinner and the view of the mariner. Our team strive to deliver excellent service and be attentive and friendly at all times. i am glad that you enjoyed your experience. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about The Boathouse

Address: Auchinstarry Marina, Kilsyth G65 9SG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > North Lanarkshire > Kilsyth
Price Range: $89 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boathouse 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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