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16 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Visited the Jolly Carter last week with friends and had terrific food and enjoyed the evening, having had such a good time and having friends from abroad staying decided to take them and family (anniversary) this week, booked for 6 pm but on arrival was told that the restaurant has a private function on and we would have to eat... More 

Thank AnnS1942
1 review
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Called in today on a recommendation and wasn't disappointed food was excellent and plentiful couldn't finish it It was served piping hot fresh and clean my only complaint is I didn't have room to sample a dessert but definitely will be going back and recommending to all friends and family

Thank Don H
Bolton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Have been recently and never fails to please the midweek Menu is very good value haven't had anything that is not first class the cheese pie is fantastic with veg cooked to perfection everything tastes cooked fresh with a great service well done

Thank Facevalue_10
Yarm, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Me and my wife stayed here on our first trip to Little Lever (Bolton) yesterday, as the pub were hosting one of our favourite bands (Glam 45), so they're brave enought o put on live music too. We booked a room a few weeks ago and it was really nice - clean, comfy and practical. Nothing flash but nothing to... More 

3 Thank Steve A
Conwy, Wales, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2014

excellent value for money,good food,very clean only has three rooms new management are making a very good effort to establish a friendly welcoming atmosphere, plenty parking space, 5 minutes from Bolton town centre

5 Thank Trev F
Bury, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We have eaten here many times and have only ever had one bad meal which was on a Sunday afternoon, there were hardly any staff in and the kitchen was undermanned with what appered to be with just one hungover chef. However, I'm happy to say this was an isolated and one off incident as every other time hasn't disappointed.... More 

3 Thank James G
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147 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 488 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2012

We stayed here for one night on sat 24th November, The picture on the Internet is very misleading,you get the impression its a country pub but its actually surrounded by houses! the rooms are at the rear of the pub and you have to go up a flight of iron stairs to get to rooms which could be dangerous in... More 

2 Thank brilin
Shanghai, China
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2012

My one night stay at the Jolly Carter in July of this year was so comfortable and I felt so welcomed. I arrived from Shanghai and when I booked the room I confided to Nina that my arrival at my brother in law's party on the evening of July 7th was to be a surprise for everyone. Not only did... More 

1 Thank sandra_cullum
Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 August 2011

Modern bedroom with excellent shower room. Well furnished and equipped. Good value for money. Excellent breakfast and pub meals. Lovely relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Downside for some maybe that access to the bedrooms is via outside metal stairway.

2 Thank Fran W
Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2011

We were in Bolton for a wedding and needed somewhere close to the venue to stay. This little diamond served our needs perfectly. Ok, so its not the Hilton, but the rooms are clean & fresh, towels are changed daily and the cooked breakfast was a thing of beauty which kept us going till well into the afternoon. The Landlady,... More 

2 Thank Gary B

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about The Jolly Carter

Address: 168 Church Street | Little Lever, Bolton BL3 1BW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Bolton
Price Range: ₹ 3,875 - ₹ 4,305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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The Jolly Carter Bolton, Greater Manchester
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The rooms are in a separate block upstairs outside the pub, as far as we could see they're all pretty much the same.”
 of 5 bubbles 985stevea, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“rooms 2 & 3 are larger than No 1 No 1 is facing the rear”
 of 5 bubbles TrevF738, 23 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Mind the step in Room No 2 !!!”
 of 5 bubbles garyb434, 25 Aug 2011 | Read review
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