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    The Farmers Boy Inn

    Ross Road | Longhope, Forest of Dean, Longhope GL17 0LP, England
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    • Excellent68%
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    • Average6%
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    “pies” (251 reviews)
    “the pub” (161 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A perfect place to stay to explore the localities of Gloucester, Welsh borders and the Cotswolds. The rooms are all similar and are comfortable with shower & hot drink facilities. Very good breakfast and we took advantage of evening meal at the pub which was...More

    Thank Karen2017Midlands
    Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy Inn

    Thank you guys for your amazing and constructive review. Customers Service is the key to our success and we hope to see you guys very soon again at The Award Winning Farmers Boy Inn. Warmly Phil Kiernan MD

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    After spending a couple of days away in Gloucester, we were recommended by our host to grace the dinning room of the Farmers Boy Inn....essentially because they do the best pies! I'll start by agreeing with that statement - the Pies and food in general...More

    Thank Jason L
    Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy Inn

    Hi guys thank you for your constructive comments. Apologies for the delay this particular evening. This was due to one our convection ovens going down on us that evening hence why the waitresses where coming over to you because of the delay. Apologies once again....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Had a lovely few days for our anniversary the pub was really nice and staff were very friendly couldn't do enough for you the rooms were nice and clean and very comfortable the only one downside the plumbing was noisy the meals were nice also...More

    Thank 2016mart1956
    Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy Inn

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

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Fabulous staff lovely atmosphere, traditonal olde wolde country pub with an up to date feel, lovely sunny garden, excellent food .award winners of pies, and a Trip advisor award........ we shall be returning:)

    Thank jujewel
    Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy Inn

    Hi 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! Kind Regards Phil Kiernan

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If you just want somewhere cheap to have as a base for visiting the area, this would do....as long as you are not a light sleeper or too claustrophobic. Accommodation is a bit like motel rooms - opening onto a little courtyard, so people walk...More

    Thank sleightstreet
    Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy Inn

    Hi, Many thanks for taking the time to write your review, I'm disappointed you didn't really enjoy your stay with us, we are aware our rooms aren't the largest and are in a courtyard area away from the pub, which is how we try and...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$77 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Colin L
    We had a great dinner on January 16, 2017. Was that the great JJ Cale music playing ever so subtle in the background?
    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
    is sunday lunch served, if so, is it a carvery ? thanks
    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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    Lyn W
    Could we bring a small dog? stay overnight.... I dont know how the pub is arranged, but if we eat in the bar would she be allowed in? Under the table/chair obviously.
    30 December 2014|
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    Response from PhilKiernan | Property representative |
    Hi and thank you for your enquiry. We do indeed welcome dogs at The Farmers Boy Inn. There is a small charge of £10 per night and we allow all dogs in the lounge and Bar area where the full menu is served. We cannot allow... More
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    "the rooms are a bit like Butlins in the seventies.not very big and a bit noisy"
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    "We did not stay overnight, we only had meal here"
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    "Rooms are in a quiet little courtyard, with outside furniture ! Very private!"
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    "i am biased i like room 5 but all rooms are great, warm and clean"
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