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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here when walking the South West Coast path and arrived tired and with very sore feet after a spectacular (but long) days walking. The welcome couldn't be faulted and we were soon restored and ready for the next day. All the staff went out of their way to be friendly and helpful and we even got a lift...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate at The Riverside twice during the course of a long weekend break. Both times my wife and I were very impressed with the quality of the food and the excellent service we received from everyone there. Not only that the food was excellent value for money. Highly recommended if you're in the area.

Thank Rob F
Lutterworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here on a Saturday night in room 15 a few flights of stairs to climb to be greeted by a room which was lovely overlooking the stream great views room clean tidy but squeaky floorboards made it all the better the building is very old but well maintained a fantastic breakfast was served in morning with a superb...

Thank Chris N
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Another good find on our 6 week road trip of UK. So glad we stumbled into this village. Had room overlooking the bridge towards harbour. Nice big room, everything nice and clean as we like it, would recommend

Thank Michael M
Ivybridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

If you like a quirky place which mixes the old with the new this may be for you. Our room needed some serious investment and it did not help that we chose a bitterly cold weekend to stay. the en suite was very big buy the radiator was not functioning.

Thank Peter K
Wadebridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

A cold blustery day on the West coast. Arrived for coffee first. Freshly brewed and homemade shortbread. Lovely. A walk along the coast towards Tintagel. Rugged, a real challenge, but spectacular. Then back for lunch. Two cod and chips. Nice chunky fillets, very tasty. Good portion of thick chips. Only slight downside was the batter on my fish could have...

Thank Marknoel1964
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Just returned from a 3 night stay and cant wait to return. Everything from start to finish was first class. All staff were attentive without being intrusive, fruendly and helpful. Our room was clean and very comfortable,with everything we needed for our stay. The view from our room overlooked Boscastle harbour which was lovely. The food was delicious and very...

1Thank Janet G
Reviewed 21 January 2017

My wife and I have just returned from a 3 night break at the Riverside. We benefitted from the Hotel's "January sale" which offered B & B at £25 per person per night. As if this wasn't value enough we were upgraded to a larger family room which overlooked the picturesque harbour. Throughout our stay all the staff were extremely...

Thank SonnyPontypridd
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Just returned from a 2 night stay at The Riverside, our second visit in 2 months, stayed with a group of friends, all the team at The Riverside are friendly, helpful and very accommodating - nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are spotlessly clean and well equipped (great hairdryer!). The breakfast was plentiful and unrushed which was great. We...

Thank foxlegs
Newquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Spent 2 nights at Riverside over new year. Ross and his staff were first class, very welcoming and professional throughout our stay. Lovely room with biggest bed we had ever slept in, great bathroom with fantastic shower and views down the river to the sea. Breakfast catered for every taste with huge range of choices. We had a 5 course...

Thank mark b

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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: $120 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Riverside 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Try to get below the top floor as there is no lift.”
 of 5 bubbles 549peterk, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 2 for a lovely view of the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles 301janetg, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for Room 2.”
 of 5 bubbles SonnyPontypridd, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 2 has the view down towards the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles 786steveb, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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
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