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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I always have Christmas Day lunch and often feel the odd couple because we are not with family. At the Boat and Anchor the atmosphere was brilliant, the food excellent and the staff very good. Things went like clockwork no waiting plates removed etc.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just off the M5 at junction 24 situated next to the canal/river. It was easy to get to from the motorway approx 5 minutes. Well signposted. Plenty of parking is available. The staff were friendly & welcoming. The food was tasty and hot. The portions large and very filling. It was a good experience & I can recommend it. Don't...

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1Thank Andy F
London, Canada
Reviewed November 16, 2016

We were scrambling to find a room on a Saturday night as our plans fell through at another establishment at the last minute. After trying 4 or 5 establishments, one recommended The Boat and Anchor. They called for us and we spoke to a gentlemen who held 2 rooms for us and gave us directions. We loved the pub atmosphere...

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1Thank caribbean_breezes
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 14, 2016

The Boat & Anchor is a lovely little gem tucked away on the outskirt of Bridgwater, we were greeted by a lovely guy who was the Assistant Manager, David. He took us straight to our room which was well equipped with a queen size bed, amazing en-suite bathroom with walk in shower and toiletries, flat screen TV with all channels...

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1Thank grahamvickerage
Bude, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 26, 2016

we stopped for lunch on sunday 23rd october, one of our party is celiac, so we had a look at the lunch boards which had a minimal selection and all had flour of some description so we asked the young girl what can he eat off the menu board which did not have obvious flour content which came back as...

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suelydia, Manager at The Boat & Anchor inn, responded to this review

Hi there im sorry about your visit with us, If i had been aware of this i would have ensured this would have not happened, all i can say is im sorry and this will never happen again and we will look in to improving our menu to suit all dietary needs.

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 10, 2016

A three night stay in Somerset and the Boat and Anchor turned out to be an excellent choice. Just a mile off the M5 its a good base for visiting anywhere in the county. The room was good and the food both for breakfast and in the evening was plentiful and of a really good standard. On top of that...

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Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

We booked, last minute, and set off from home 2 hrs later. We arrived at the Inn just after dinner time and received a very warm welcome from the landlord, and his African Grey parrot. We were shown to our, spotless, room upstairs and were left to settle in. Everything was to hand and after sorting our stuff we went...

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1Thank Mike J
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Michael and Sue were very welcoming on my short visit to Bridgwater and surrounding areas. I am relocating there and they helped with a few questions that I had. The rooms are very comfortable. I stayed in the Queen business room, The food was lovely and the staff were also very happy. In a lovely situation with the canal a...

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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Wanted a fishing break . . . And this place was great . !! Hotel good . had a single room . . With bathroom . . Great . With a view of the canal . !!! But my main concern was how to get to the fishery .on the north side of m 5 . Hotel on south side...

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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here back in April for work. I was pleasantly surprised. The staff were very friendly, rooms were clean and had a nice view looking over the canal. The food was basic but very good, which is perfect for me. I'd definitely recommend.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Boat and Anchor has recently had a change of ownership and most of our rooms have been redecorated and all rooms have had new beds and furnishings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boat & Anchor inn

Address: Meads Crossing, Bridgwater TA7 0AQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bridgwater
Price Range: $77 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Boat & Anchor inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“I would opt for the Queen business room again as has a nice amount of space and very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles helenpell123, Sep 29, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room furthest away from motorway”
 of 5 bubbles sheeplady2016, Aug 14, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a round floor room if you have mobility problems.”
 of 5 bubbles JillPenzance, Jun 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rpoms in the main building have good character”
 of 5 bubbles MH_Ches, Dec 1, 2015 | Read review
“The best view would be canal facing , despite there being railway line and the proximity of The M 5 , the inn was surprisingly quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 925lizr, Sep 19, 2015 | Read review
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