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The Farmers Boy Inn

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies”(280 reviews)
“the pub”(186 reviews)
“forest of dean”(48 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewspiesthe pubforest of deansteakevening mealpastrywarm welcomehuge bedtake homeboth nightsbooked a tablefood was fantasticsmall courtyarda lovely staylovely atmospheregreat nighttwo night stay
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had stayed at the farmers boy inn last summer for 1 night and had a meal there too. The food was fantastic and room comfortable and clean . Breakfast was wonderful and so were the staff. We then decided as we loved it so...More

Thank freerjoanne
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 9 January 2017

Hi Joanne. Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review, I'm pleased you enjoyed New Year's with us, it was a pleasure to see you both again! We hope t see you again soon! Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Called in as we were looking for somewhere to eat following a trip around the Forest Of Dean. We did not regret it as the food was superb, the ambience was also great and most of all the service was very efficient and very welcoming....More

Thank WELLANDITE
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 9 January 2017

Hi, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review, I'm pleased you enjoyed your experience at The Farmer's Boy, we look forward to seeing you at one of our tribute nights! We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards Phil...More

Reviewed 3 January 2017

Good room, friendly and relaxed. We felt very welcome here. The breakfasts were delicious. We didn't have the opportunity to have a dinner here but the menu looked fantastic. We also had our little dog with us and he was welcomed too.

Thank grahamwilmshurst
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 9 January 2017

Hi Graham, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review, I'm pleased you & your dog enjoyed your stay, you'll have to return again for Dinner! We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We have just returned home from an amazing holiday at the fabulous Farmers Boy Inn. Not sure quite where to start when it comes to praising this establishment - the food, the accommodation, the staff, the welcome, one of the best we've received and all...More

Thank Joannaec
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 9 January 2017

Hi Joanna, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review, I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Farmer's Boy Inn! We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

New Years Day and we were after a feast! We plumped for the pies - a two in one which is half cauliflower cheese and then your choice of meat filling and my fiancé had the Christmas special. They both were totally delicious. We have...More

Thank Emma S
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 9 January 2017

Hi Emma, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review, I'm pleased you both enjoyed your pies! Happy New Year to you both too! We hope t see you again soon! Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$97 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$97 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Gerrylisburn
25 September 2017|
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Response from LittleGeniusHeathrow | Reviewed this property |
Maybe this is a question for the owner,
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Colin L
19 January 2017|
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Response from Laurence S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry! Can't say that we noticed, because there was a private function in the annex.
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Clare L
12 December 2015|
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Response from Heather B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I wasn't there for Sunday lunch so not sure. Heather.
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"Excellent location for walking the area"
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"cosy rooms and great food and drink"
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"All the rooms are nice,around a central courtyard with no steps."
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"They are all good basic rooms"
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