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    Old Ferry Boat Inn

    Holywell Front, Holywell PE27 4TG, England
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good36%
    • Average13%
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    “the pub” (55 reviews)
    “the river” (82 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This Inn is situated on the river away from the main routes but we enjoyed the location, the staff and food. It has plenty of character and considering its age it was comfortable with all modern amenities. There are 7 bedrooms, we had no 1...More

    Thank Chris_Bren_248
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Was surprised how busy it was mid afternoon but this did not affect service. Had the main menu and was excellent . Went for the Indian meal and struggled to eat it all . Look for special offers . The one we had was Black...More

    Thank graham c
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The Old Ferry Boat is one of the oldest in the country and therefore a reason for it to be the first port of call for a local Sunday roast. And it would have been perfect. Apart from, an obvious disconnection between waiting/bar staff and...More

    1  Thank Ed G
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    had the misfortune to stay at the old ferry boat inn, I can concur with all the negatives of noisy extractor fan outside the bedroom, the poorly cleaned rooms, the awful iron bed, the indifferent and rude staff and the disgusting breakfast If you want...More

    2  Thank jernard
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    If it were not for our bad experience with the noise from the extractor fan I would have given this a 5-star review. The room, the breakfast, the location, the staff and the real ale were all very good. However our room was right on...More

    1  Thank capothree
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    Sue R
    10 April 2015|
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    Response from Bri1966 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed here for a night and it was quiet, the room was comfortable and a good size and lacked for nothing. The staff were helpful. We would go again, especially at that price!
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    27 December 2014|
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    Response from Geoff S | Reviewed this property |
    We booked a Superior Room and were in Room 5. It is not a huge room, but it is very comfortable and nicely furnished. However there is a drawback as between Room 5 and 6 there is the extractor fan from the kitchen, making it... More
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    "Rooms 1, 6, 7 are not affected by kitchen extract fan"
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