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The Old Ferry Inn

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The Old Ferry Inn, Fowey

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Type: Inn

The Old Ferry Inn has stood for over 400 years on the edge of the Fowey Estuary, overlooking the Bodinnick ferry, and 'Ferryside' the former family home of Daphne du Maurier. It is also close to the Hall Walk and the South West Coastal Footpath.
The Inn has many traditional features together with a panoramic dining room which gives fantastic river views towards the town of Fowey and the village of Polruan. a varied menu is available all day. We are child and pet friendly. We have 12 bedrooms, mostly with river views, and our rates include Full English breakfast
A warm welcome awaits you.

Accommodation Details

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeCapacityRoom / Unit Tariff*
No river view - Double en-suite2from £95.00 to £120.00 per room (breakfast included)
No river view - Double with private shower room2from £75.00 to £100.00 per room (breakfast included)
River View - Double en-suite2from £110.00 to £135.00 per room (breakfast included)
River view - Double with private shower room2from £90.00 to £115.00 per room (breakfast included)
River View - Family en-suite4from £135.00 to £150.00 per room (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Availability Calendar

Availability Calendar
Rooms/Units Qty Cap Pricing Thu
No river view - Double en-suite 3 2 PRPNBI
£95.00Confirmed Availability
£95.00Confirmed Availability
£95.00Confirmed Availability
£95.00Confirmed Availability
£95.00Confirmed Availability
£95.00Confirmed Availability
No river view - Double with private shower room 1 2 PRPNBI
£75.00Confirmed Availability
£75.00Confirmed Availability
River View - Double en-suite 6 2 PRPNBI
£115.00Confirmed Availability
£115.00Confirmed Availability
£115.00Confirmed Availability
£115.00Confirmed Availability
£115.00Confirmed Availability
£115.00Confirmed Availability
River view - Double with private shower room 1 2 PRPNBI
£90.00Confirmed Availability
River View - Family en-suite 1 4 PRPNBI
£135.00Confirmed Availability
£135.00Confirmed Availability
£135.00Confirmed Availability
£135.00Confirmed Availability
The calendar above shows availability for 7 day(s) starting 24/04/2014. To check for a different start date use the search to the right
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Contact Details

Bodinnick, FOWEY
PL23 1LX

Tel: +44 01726 870237

Fax: +44 01726 870116


  • 3 AA Stars Inn
3 AA Stars Inn


Provider Preferences

  • Inn
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Village Location

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Accept children all ages
  • Cot
  • Highchair

Parking & Transport

  • Off site parking
  • On site parking


  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Electric shaver point
  • Four poster beds available
  • Free View TV
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms

Establishment Features

  • Beach within 2km
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Near coastal path
  • Open all year
  • Pets accepted
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Riverside
  • Sea Views
  • Separate guests' lounge

Specialist Features

  • Christmas/New Year Programme
  • Marketed as gay friendly
  • Pets (Proprietors) on premises

Languages spoken

  • French spoken

Travel & Trade

  • Packed lunches available

Road Directions

WALKING: From Tourist Information Centre bear left into Fore Street and walk through the town. Follow the road past the post office, carry on to the Caffa Mill car park. Walk through the car park to the ferry slip and cross river on the ferry. Walk up hill and the Old Ferry Inn is on the right.
BY CAR FROM FOWEY: From the mini roundabout on the outskirts of Fowey take the B3269 signed Bodinnick Ferry. Follow road about 1 mile, turn left into the ferry slip road and take the ferry across the river. Drive straight ahead uphill, the Old Ferry Inn is on the lefyt.
BY CAR FROM LISKEARD: A38 to Dobwalls, at traffic lights bear left A390. After approx 3 miles, turn left on B3359 signposted Looe. After 5 miles, turn right at small triangle signposted Lerryn, Bodinnick, Polruan. Stay on this road for another 5 miles and it will lead you directly to the hotel.

Public Transport Directions

Main line train to Par then regular bus service to Fowey. 10 minute walk to Bodinnick ferry then across the river by ferry.