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Reviewed 12 April 2014 via mobile

Visited The Riverside on a many occasions and each time the experience is faultless. Service being attentive to detail without being in your face from staff, cleanliness to a high standard and food of top quality. Best catering premise in the area. We will be back soon.

1Thank Hakim M
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2014 via mobile

We came here on the spur of the moment & it was lovely. The room was great, as was the breakfast & Lee (concierge / waiter / general assistant) was friendly & helpful. The hotel is in a great location & just moments away from the river (as the name would suggest!), a great pub & the fascinating Museum of...

Thank Kelly C
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Perfect location for our coast path walks, and very accommodating for our group's requirements. The staff gave us a warm welcome and were most helpful and friendly giving us personal service. Excellent breakfast and very comfortable room. Very good value. Thank you for a great stay.

Thank Nicholls1
St Ives, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2014

The room was nice clean and tidy, let down by being over the kitchen with the noise and smell from the kitchen and the loud vent fans. Not good if you go to bed early ok after 11pm after that lovely sound from the river. As for the restaurant the food not as good as it should be for the...

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 17 February 2014

This hotel/pub was a terrific place to stay even though the wind howled and the sea battered the coast. Staff were really great and dinner and breakfast a happy affair. Given that this area was under threat [as was much of the south coast of England] the staff were reassuring and helpful with any questions that we had.

Thank johannaaustralia
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Had a wonderful nights stay at The Riverside. Staff were lovely and very accommodating. The rooms are perfect, the breakfast fantastic, couldn't ask for anything more really! we will definitely be back again for another visit.

Thank Chloe S
Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2014

We popped in for coffee and was immediately greeted with a friendly face - this was the stormy Valentine weekend, remember! And even though we only wanted coffee we were given a table with a lovely view. Plus free wifi. Coffee was proper Italian. Menu looked amazing and it started to fill up while we were there. As we're going...

Thank KiplingsMom
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2014

stayed here after a family tragedy, and my parents kindly brought me here as Boscastle is one of my favourite places. I found the stay therapeutic and was made to feel most welcome. A lovely hotel, cosy clean and warm.

Thank gymrachel
Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Recently stayed here taking advantage of a special special January offer of £25pppn against the usual £40 (which is itself a most reasonable 2014 tariff). I was well impressed by a very pleasant en-suite double very close to the river, facing west. The toiletries, alongside the neatly folded and positioned towels, were quality items. Large TV in the corner and...

Thank R N
Suffolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2014

We spent three nights at the Riverside over New Year and the stay was perfect! The staff were friendly and helpful (Ross couldn’t do enough for us) and would really go out of their way to ensure their guests were well looked after; they even made the decision during dinner on New Year’s Eve that they were happy to open...

1Thank Rachel_Sparkles

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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: ₹ 5,311 - ₹ 7,884 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Riverside 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“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
“We stayed in room 15 which offered views of the harbour and inlet”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenb18, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms backing on the river have lovely water sounds - I appreciated it and found it soothing, others didn't care for the noise.”
 of 5 bubbles stonehaven88, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with shower.”
 of 5 bubbles Lynne_Mike49, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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