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The Riverside

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Great lunch, excellent value for money :) I would advise that you book in advance as we did. It was a cold and wet day, people were coming in for a table but fully booked. A compliment to Boscastle and its people.

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Exminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2014

A warm and friendly welcome, a lovely light and spacious room with views down to the harbour (room no. 2). Very quiet at night. The restaurant was full (you do need to book) but it was warm enough to sit outside by the river and he fish and the steak were excellent.

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Thank DebbieDot2014
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2014

The interiors are dated but bizarrely it somehow suits the countryside feel and character of the village and the house. Our room had a view of the river and the cafe in the garden (very beautiful) and it was quite spacious. There is a nice restaurant downstairs too, which is convenient. Unfortunately the quality of sleep was pretty bad as...

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1Thank AnaG2011
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We booked a week in The Riverside and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Our room (no. 2) overlooked the harbour and the river and had ensuite bathroom. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was very good. Dinner, which we had on 3 evenings, was excellent. The restaurant was completely full on each occasion - a measure of its quality....

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Thank Peter S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Good size rooms in a large old house alongside a small bubbling river. Everything you need is nearby including parking. The best thing was the food (breakfast and dinner with generous portions). We had the lobster Thermidor and crayfish tails washed down with a Muscadet. Delicious. Staff very friendly and helpful. Excellent location for hikers and Tintagel.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We stayed here on night (and having now seen this area, would love to return and stay again at this accommodation) on our way around the South of England and Wales. An awesome nights stay in a nice room on the second at the back of the property, overlooking the babbling brook. Only negative is the lack of parking, due...

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Thank Steve G
Reviewed 13 August 2014

I booked this hotel as a birthday treat for my wife and we were so satisfied that I am re booking for another break for my birthday in November. Our room overlooked the river and was a shower ensuite, well maintained and furnished. The staff are polite, welcoming and approachable. The breakfast was well presented and the staff couldn't do...

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Thank Mark R
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2014

The hotel was awesome, right on the bridge and we had a triple aspect room overlooking the River from all sides. Stunning large room (Room 2) with all the amenities you'd expect from a larger chain hotel. Staff were great, really friendly & helpful. Will definitely stay here again

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Thank Jim_Wickerman_C
Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2014

A fantastic place to stay - fabulous friendly helpful staff - very comfortable spacious room - quite a lot of stairs up to our room but worth it! The bed was huge and comfortable and everywhere clean - wouldn't hesitate to go back - or to recommend to others.

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Thank Dawn G
Orange Nsw Australia
Reviewed 12 August 2014

My wife and I were born in Australia but my wife's Grandmother came to Australia in the early 1900's so we go back to Boscastle every 2 years or so. This is our first stay in Boscastle itself as we usually stay at Port Isaac or Plymouth, but it won't be the last. The Riverside is a beautiful old style...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Riverside is situated in Boscastle, one of the most picturesque parts of North Cornwall. Located in the South West of England, Boscastle and its surrounding area are internationally recognised for their outstanding scenic beauty.Nestled in a secluded valley close to the harbour of Boscastle, The Riverside is open all year round. We have thirteen bedrooms catering for walkers, cyclists, day trippers or holiday breaks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Riverside

Address: The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Boscastle
Price Range: $93 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Riverside 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“room 15 has a great harbour view”
  • Boscastle Harbour
  • quality furniture
  • looking down from window..lovely
  • Immaculate presentation
  • spotlessly clean with complimetary cosmetics
 of 5 bubbles howardp326, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 15 which offered views of the harbour and inlet”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenb18, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms backing on the river have lovely water sounds - I appreciated it and found it soothing, others didn't care for the noise.”
 of 5 bubbles stonehaven88, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with shower.”
 of 5 bubbles Lynne_Mike49, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“didn't stay here but if the weather is nice, eat outside on the river bank!!!”
 of 5 bubbles billmarilyn2016, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
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