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    The Boars Head Hotel

    Church Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5AE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good22%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
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    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (45 reviews)
    “hot pot” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 249 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The team were brilliant, very helpful. Room was huge, clean and comfortable. Was travelling with children to a mountain biking event and needed an early breakfast and that was no trouble at all, thank you! Dinner was enjoyable in the pub. Highly recommended

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    Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head HotelResponded 3 days ago

    So pleased you enjoyed out family room, and that we were able to make your trip an enjoyable one. Thank you for your review, we dope to see you again soon! Regards Darren

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent pub with good quality modern accommodation. Smart restaurant area where they serve good food coupled with a decent wine list at reasonable prices. It still maintains a traditional pub atmosphere in the bar and serves a selection well kept real ales. All the members...More

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    Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are thrilled that we were able to make your break such an enjoyable one, and look forward to seeing you again soon! Regards Darren

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This was our first visit to boars head & Bishops castle. We loved everything about it. Pub food 👍friendly staff👍accommodation size,cleanliness & comfort👍. The village 👍. If you've never been I definitely recommend the whole experience🙂. No O2 connection unfortunately but it didn't spoil our...More

    Thank Marc H
    Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Well thank you for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate your taking the time to give us, and potential customers feedback. We hope to see you again soon! Regards Darren

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed overnight 28/08/17 with husband and Coco dog in No1 Curly Tail room (which is dog friendly). Live about 40 miles away, thought as the Bank Holiday weather glorious we would drive out to explore South Shropshire. By booking directly on line with the hotel...More

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    Response from drrnp, General Manager at The Boars Head HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review, its nice to know you enjoyed your stay with us, and the charm of our property! Regards Darren

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Handy location in the centre of Bishops Castle with easy, free parking. Room was a good size with wardrobe, hairdryer, tea/coffee/biscuits and water. Shower was powerful and hot. Bed and pillows were a bit lumpy. Peaceful. Staff friendly.More

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    Response from drrnp, Owner at The Boars Head HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your receent stay with us. I am not sure what you mean by disappointing breakfast perhaps you could elaborate? As for the pillows I have not had any comments about them prior to this so will have...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$80 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    Natalie S
    20 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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    6 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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