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The Old Ferry Inn

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

The inn is just across from Fowey, a minute's ferry ride which can be complicated by weather conditions. Having said that, this is by a mile the best property of its kind I have stayed in. The pub food is lovely, the staff are attentive...More

Thank megk216
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We are staying across the road in Rose Cottage ( booked through Estuary Cottages) and dinning at the Old Ferry. The food has been outstanding. Well done Pascal. The mains have been fantastic but the sweets are out of this world. See photos.

Thank David M
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place. We visited for a two night mini break and had a great time. The room was overlooking the estuary and the view was fabulous. The room was comfy but a bit tired and the bathroom needs updating. (Grotty grout etc). The...More

Thank Nichola C
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Spent one night here recently and had a superb bedroom with views over the river and across to Fowey. Room was well equipped and clean. We decided to eat in the cosy and atmospheric bar and were delighted with the choice on the menu and...More

Thank 187047PeterR
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We only had a one nights stay on this occasion, but wished it could have been longer.The old Ferry Inn is a lovely old coaching inn, It has a rustic bar area with open fires, a restaurant that over looks the estuary and Fowey or...More

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Free Internet
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Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$106 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$106 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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familyof5556
23 February 2017|
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Response from Andy M | Reviewed this property |
The Old Ferry Inn is in Bodinnick, the east side of the Fowey river. If you want to go to Fowey, it is easiest to catch the ferry across. To drive there is a long way round! If you take the ferry across please note the time... More
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lou1344
13 April 2015|
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There is a nice pub "The Ship Inn" at Lerryn, which is about 3 miles away down the country lanes on the Bodinnick side, or you could drive or get a taxi the 10 miles to Polruan where there is The Lugger and the Russell Inn... More
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118Martha
17 February 2015|
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Response from Jim D | Reviewed this property |
No - No lift. Very Steep hill to parking area. Steep steps up to hotel and also within. Venue not really suitable or anyone with mobility difficulties. If you should decide to stay insist on room with estuary... More
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"Room 8 has a great view, Internet poor signal, but it’s good in the bar"
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"Best room no 9"
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"Request watersiide view"
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"Room 5 double with view of the River & sea also across to Fowey"
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