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The Farmers Boy Inn

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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I felt thoroughly spoilt yesterday at the beautiful, quirky and cosy Farmers Boy Country Inn. Our table was decorated with birthday banners which was such a lovely surprise, we had a warm and friendly welcome from Phil and excellent and friendly service from Ri. Our...More

Thank Loz W
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Loz, Thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review! I'm pleased you enjoyed your Birthday Experience with Us, looking forward to the next Birthday! We look forward to seeing you again! Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a lunch time drink whilst in the area to celebrate the wife's 60th , and was so impressed by the young lady behind the bar and her friendly attitude we booked to eat that night for our birthday meal . On arrival...More

1  Thank Stuart W
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Stuart, Thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review! I'm pleased you enjoyed your experience & everything about The Farmer's Boy Inn. I've passed your lovely comments onto the team too! I hope you enjoyed your birthday stay in The Forest...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly lovey pub with great food goid service and B&B ive been there two times with my partner the ladt time in October 2017 i got engaged and on my partners request are room was prepared for are return after lovely day out hiking on...More

Thank NikkiDYER
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nikki, Thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review! I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Farmer's Boy Inn. It was a pleasure to be part of your special moment! We look forward to seeing you again! Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an ideal place to stay if you want to experience the brewery tours nearby. The staff are wonderfully welcoming, the food is delicious. We booked a table for the Saturday evening as it does get very busy. I had the Welsh Lamb, it...More

Thank Laurence L
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Teresa & Laurie, Thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review! I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Farmer's Boy Inn. We look forward to seeing you again! Phil Kiernan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed at The Farmers Boy and thoroughly enjoyed our stay which, to a great degree, was due to the hospitality of the staff. The customer service was great from from first booking in to saying goodbye. We stayed in one of the Courtyard...More

Thank Paul W
Response from PhilKiernan, Owner at The Farmers Boy InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Paul, Thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review! I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Farmer's Boy Inn. Your constructive comments have also been taken on board. We look forward to seeing you again! Phil Kiernan

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$97 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Gerrylisburn
25 September 2017|
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Response from LittleGeniusHeathrow | Reviewed this property |
Maybe this is a question for the owner,
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Colin L
20 January 2017|
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Response from Laurence S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry! Can't say that we noticed, because there was a private function in the annex.
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Clare L
12 December 2015|
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Response from Heather B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I wasn't there for Sunday lunch so not sure. Heather.
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"Excellent location for walking the area"
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"cosy rooms and great food and drink"
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"All the rooms are nice,around a central courtyard with no steps."
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