Housed in an 18th-century building overlooking the River Witham and 700-year-old St Botolph's…
White Hart and Eatery
“Attractive rooms with high quality furnishings” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
The White Hart is a well appointed inn conveniently located in the centre of this market town with great views of the 700-year-old St Botolph's Church, known as the Boston Stump, from its riverside location. There are spacious public areas including the Riverside Restaurant for evening meals, and the lively Courtyard Bar which is open for brunch, lunch and afternoon tea. There is a wonderful outside areas for relaxing, eating and drinking. Conferences and weddings are well catered for, and a private car park is also available at the rear.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 26
- Children welcome
- Cots provided
- High chairs
- Laundry facilities
- Children's portions or menu
- Free TV
- Direct Dial
- Open parking
- Open all year
- Holds a civil ceremony licence
- Afternoon Tea
- Dinner Served
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About the area
Much of the fenland around the Wash has been drained of its marshes and reclaimed as highly productive farmland. Further north, the coastline, with its sandy beaches, has been developed to accommodate the holiday industry, with caravans, campsites and the usual seaside paraphernalia. The main resorts are Skegness, Mablethorpe, Cleethorpes and Ingoldmells. Inland, the chalky margin of the Lincolnshire Wolds offers an undulating landscape of hills and valleys, designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Lincoln, the county town, is dominated by its magnificent cathedral. Most of interest in the city is in the uphill area, Steep Hill, ascending from the River Witham; the Bailgate spanned by the Newport Arch, and the Minster Yard with its medieval and Georgian architecture. Boston, on the banks of Witham, was England’s second biggest seaport in the 13th and 14th centuries, when the wool trade was at its height. There are market towns all over the county still holding weekly markets, including Barton-upon-Humber, Boston, Bourne, Brigg, Crowland, Gainsborough, Grantham, Great Grimsby, Holbeach, Horncastle, Long Sutton, Louth, Market Rasen, Scunthorpe, Sleaford, Spalding (the centre of the flower industry), and the elegant Edwardian spa resort of Woodhall Spa.
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