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The Boar's Head Hotel

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“boars head”(74 reviews)
“the pub”(50 reviews)
“converted barn”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Driving back from Shrewsbury we called at Bishops Castle in need of food! We were advised that the Boars Head may still be doing food 3pm ish! it was a cold day so the sight of a roaring fire was just what we needed and...More

Thank stevie6804
Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for reviewing us, we appreciate you taking the time to let others know about your recent visit, and hope we see you again soon! Regards Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was not our first visit, but on each occasion the staff of The Boar's Head have always greeted us warmly when we arrived in the bar. There's a lovely warming fire, and we've always found the food and the (current) craft beer to be...More

Thank johnw1048
Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank yo for taking the time to inform others of your recent visit, it is always a pleasure to hear your feedback, and hope to see you again soon! Regards Darren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this at short notice for a Saturday Night in the 'Curly Tail' accommodation. We had a twin room with breakfast at £45, which was excellent value. We arrived at the hotel, easy parking and right on the high street of this lovely village....More

Thank vanessa d
Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. We always appreciate your comments, and like to have the chance to address any issues. I note your comments about continental breakfast, if you book directly with our website and not a 3rd...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked 4 rooms in the curly tail accommodation, though on this occasion did not have our dogs with us. We were attending a wedding locally. We booked online direct with the hotel. Communication by email was good. All rooms were tastefully appointed and looked...More

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Response from drrnp, General Manager at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate your feedback. Not a problem about checking in, just pleased you enjoyed your stay. Regards Darren

Reviewed 8 January 2018

I'm a longterm kidney patient with mobility issues, hearing loss and visual loss. Unfortunately, I took ill over our short break and arrived at The Boar's Head incredibly ill. We'd pre-booked evening meals in the restaurant but there was no way I could cope and...More

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Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 10 January 2018

So pleased that we were able to make what appears to be a difficult time in your life perhaps somewhat more bearable. We are pleased that you found comfort here, and look forward to your return visit when perhaps you will be having more enjoyable...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$67 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$67 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Natalie S
19 August 2017|
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Response from megrichardson14 | Reviewed this property |
I never actually spoke directly regarding the breakfast but when we were there they just has a young lad to lay out continental and you could go anytime and help yourself but they may need to get someone in to cook... More
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mfrazier2016
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Hi there yes dogs are allowed in our designated dog area.
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"All rooms are nice"
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"All the rooms are very modern and nicely decorated"
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"All rooms seem to be very similar, I would guess there is no real advantage other than some are bigger I..."
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"No 1 Curly Tail is a dog friendly room."
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