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    The Boar's Head Hotel

    Church Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5AE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
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    • Average9%
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    “boars head” (71 reviews)
    “the pub” (47 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Really enjoyed our stay. Was very comfortable and friendly. When you have done a long drive nothing nicer than to go next door for dinner! Bar is cosy too with an open fire. There was a quiz on our first night too which was fun....More

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    Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time and trouble to review us, we always apprecaite your comments so that others can gain confidence in chooising us. Looking forward to your return visit, remember to always book direct to get the best deal! Regards Darren

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our overnight stay at The Boar's Head was excellent. We receved a very warm welcome and had a modern, contemporary suite in a converted barn, which was furnished very tatstefully and had a really comfortable bed. There was a relaxing atmosphere in the pub, where...More

    Thank Alison B
    Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate your comments, and hope that you see us soon. Regards Darren

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just returned from 2 nights here, excellent service and staff. Rooms were very modern and stylish. Food and service was excellent and good value for money. Would gladly recommend this to anyone staying in Bishops Castle, shame they are fully booked for the beer festival...More

    Thank Christine Tracy C
    Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review us we really apprecaite your feedback. Regards Darren

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We thoroughly enjoyed our night here. It was just my daughter and I staying over night. We were made to feel very welcome. Rooms were exceptionally clean and well equipped. Breakfast was lovely. Would definitely stay here again 👍🏻

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    Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boar's Head HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are so glad ou were able to relax and enjoy your stay. Look forward to seeing you again soon! Regards Darren

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Enjoyed Sunday lunch with friends at this very welcoming and extremely friendly pub. There was a good menu for lunch and it was all served quickly and hot. Requests were met without any difficulty and everything was served with a smile. We all enjoyed banter...More

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

    So pleased to hear that you found us an enjoyable experience, and that you picked up on our welcoming service and customer focused attitude. We pride ourselves in always trying to accommodate requests. Thrilled to hear that you are keen to try our accommodation, we...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$46 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Shropshire >
    • Bishops Castle
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    • The Boar's Head Hotel Bishops Castle, UK - Shropshire
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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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    5 July 2016|
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    Response from drrnp | Property representative |
    Hi there yes dogs are allowed in our designated dog area.
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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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    "All 4 rooms are in a line in the courtyard facing inwards and originally an old pig barn (hence the name..."
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    "All equal."
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