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Rated from 1 to 5, a higher number of stars indicates better quality, range of services and facilities with an emphasis on 5 key areas – cleanliness, hospitality, bedrooms, bathrooms and breakfast.

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Customer rating 7 / 10
Based on 46 reviews

Comfortable rooms in a quiet side street not far from the Abbey Gardens

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At a glance


The Black Boy is a popular inn situated in the centre of this historic town. The spacious bedrooms have co-ordinated fabrics, pine furniture and many thoughtful touches. Public areas feature a large open-plan bar with a good selection of ales. There is a wide variety of pubs and restaurants within a short walk. Breakfast is served daily in the bar.


  • Rooms: 5

Room rates

  • Credit cards accepted

Opening times

  • Open all year


  • Afternoon tea served
  • Dinner served
  • Last orders for evening meals: 9pm


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Freeview TV in rooms


  • No children under: 5 years

Getting here

Exit A14 to town centre.

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Room prices from £85**Minimum price of a standard double room *Minimum price of a standard double room
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