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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We have been coming here for years and it never disappoints. The husband has difficulty walking and our room was up 2flights if stairs and a long way down the corridor. I spoke to Ross to explain and he gave us a choice of rooms we settled on room 14. A lovely lady was sent to help us move rooms...

Thank Lin H
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We decided to overnight in the beautiful village of Boscastle, and we are so glad we chose The Riverside. After being shown to our room, we were very pleased to have the view down the river to the harbour from the window, and the room was clean and spacious. There was a good selection on the room tray for drinks,...

Thank steve b
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Very welcoming and helpful advice on arrival. The room was immaculate as was the bathroom. Comfy bed and pillows. Ate in the spiders Web (lovely food) as restaurant only open at weekends during winter months. The breakfast was really well cooked and plentiful. I would not hesitate to recommend a stay at the Riverside, it was fantastic. Thank you

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Fantastic room service and breakfast, the are well worth every one of their 5 stars. Only slight criticism is that Bathroom has no heating but great shower and bedroom is lovely and warm , well furnished , complimentary drinks, biccies and cosmetics..great stuff, thank you Riverside

Thank Howard P
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Recently booked out the Riverside for a party of 26 staying three nights in October. Ross and all the team from the Riverside were magnificent. They catered obligingly for all the necessary requirements of a large party. It was a pleasure dealing with them and they made my job of co-ordinator especially easy. The party were very complimentary about the...

Thank AnitaplusChris
Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night ,lee the young reception bar man very nice and accomodating offered to carry our bags to ,lovely room and big bathroom ,restaurant very good excellent steak and fish chowder good wine menu and brilliant big breakfast really good choice thanks see you again

Thank alzybear1
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful little village very close to "Doc Martin's Village, Port Issac. The Riverside was extremely clean and comfortable. The restaurant in the Inn had delicious food. We ate there two nights. Breakfast was included and excellent. The service was very good with a friendly staff. It was a value. I would certainly recommend staying here.

Thank Instanttravel
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Arrived about tea time to a very warm welcome. Up the main spiral staircase and along the corridor to our room which was warm and cosy. Lovely views of Boscastle and felt very at home. The Riverside had just shut its restaurant for the season but was recommended a nearby pub which suited us perfectly. Very comfortable room and bed.

Thank Kathleen B
Glastonbury, Somerset
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Spent a night here and definitely would return. Clean, comfortable, informal and friendly. The rooms are just right with a comfortable bed. The food is lovely, fresh fish at night and hearty breakfasts in the morning. The staff are wonderful. Location is perfect with long, spectacular walks on the doorstep as well as a couple of nice pubs and shops.

Thank Andy W
Hamilton, Bermuda
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great little hotel and restaurant. The staff was amazing, the food was wonderful, and the rooms were clean, quiet and very comfortable. We will definitely be returning ourselves and highly recommend The Riverside to anyone travelling in the area.

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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: €73 - €109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Riverside 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“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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