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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 8 January 2018

what a great night. We arrived really early on new years eve as we wanted to go out for a walk in the surrounding area. Our room was all ready for us to check in and we were not disappointed. really nice, clean and tidy...More

Thank stevedavidson14
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 11 January 2018

Hi Steve & Mandy Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your New Year's Eve with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

My family and I visited the Farmers Boy Inn and enjoyed an incredible stay. My twin sons are 5 and the staff couldn't have been more accommodating to make their and our trip v enjoyable. We had the family room which consisted of a main...More

Thank Podiddly
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 4 January 2018

Hi, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. I'm pleased you enjoyed another great stay with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Chose to go to FBI way back in March, just a random choice. What a choice it was! Lovely little courtyard style to the rooms, which we thoroughly enjoyed walking into at the end of a cold day, warm and cosy exactly how we like...More

Thank Frankie Jo Lou J
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 4 January 2018

Hi Frankie Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. I'm pleased you enjoyed another great stay with us, here's to many more! We look forward to seeing you again soon Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We booked for a two night stay. It was a perfect spot for visiting family, walking and relaxing. We brought our dog with us and the place wad very pet friendly. Breakfast and dinner were fabulous- we found it hard to choose from the menu...More

Thank Melanie1066
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 4 January 2018

Hi Melanie, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. I'm pleased you enjoyed another great stay with us, i've passed your lovely comments onto Ri too! We look forward to seeing you again soon Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the local area and this place was recommended to us and it did not disappoint. It has won numerous awards for its pies and you can see why. Beautiful home made pies with a very good choice of fillings, size and...More

Thank Donna W
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 4 January 2018

Hi Donna, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your experience with us! We look forward to seeing 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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Free Parking
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US$97 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$97 - US$200 (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
20 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
13 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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