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Country Garden House

3.5 of 5 Guest house   |   2 Lisconnan Road, Ballymoney BT53 8AD, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 17 Ballymoney B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such an exceptional bed and breakfast stay. Helen and John made us feel very welcome in their lovely home and our accommodation was faultless. Not only was our room extremely comfortable and well equipped the breakfast the following morning was quite the best we have enjoyed anywhere in Ireland. Our only regret was that we only could stay one night.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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38 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We stayed just one night at this lovely home, close to the Giant's Causeway. We say 'home' because that is exactly how we were made to feel. The hosts, Helen and John, were charming people. They welcomed us into their lovely home and made great suggestions regarding where to go. The bedroom was very well appointed and comfortable. The breakfast... More

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Moffat, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed at the Country Garden House for one night on our driving holiday around Ireland. The accommodation is wonderful and the hosts Helen and John most welcoming. The tea and scones provided when we arrived were a great treat. We will recommend this lovely B & B to friends and relatives.

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Bermagui, New South Wales, Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Helen and John provided a warm welcome and showed us up to a beautifully decorated and comfortable room overlooking the rural landscape. We have tried very hard to come up with something that could be improved upon and failed! The price was very reasonable and the situation is great for touring the beautiful Antrim coast,and rural landscapes. There are only... More

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Horley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I stayed in the main house for 4 nights as part of a group of photographers on a weekend workshop. My stay there was faultless. I had the Jasmine room, which was excellent, and the bathroom was huge! Others in our group stayed either in the main house, the Garden Lodge or the Garden Cottage, so the accommodation was great... More

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Just spent 2 days in the Garden Cottage, beautiful surroundings and very safe for children. John & Helen made us feel very welcome to their home (and gardens!) and have thought of everything to make our stay comfortable. Lovely quiet area and sunshine too! Thank you very much, we will definitely be back, especially if Helen makes us scones again... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We stayed with John and Helen for two nights. They are the most lovely, friendly couple you could wish to meet. Nothing was too much got them. The breakfasts were fabulous and accommodation was ideal for us. We had a room in the main B&B and the cottage. Thank you for a wonderful stay.

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John-Helen-11, Owner at Country Garden House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay and appreciate your kind remarks. John & Helen More

Perthshire and Fife
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

You quickly get a feel for a place when you consult TA and this B and B was just perfect in every way. The owners have gone out of their way to ensure the stay of guests is extremely comfortable, from the warm welcome, to the lit fire in the lounge, to providing afternoon tea with home baking. Superb! It's... More

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We are delighted that you and Margaret enjoyed your stay at Country Garden House and wish to thank you for taking the time to place a review. Kindest Regards John & Helen More

Speedway, Indiana
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Our stay in the Giant's Causeway area in early September 2013 was all too brief, but enhanced greatly by the superior quality the the B&B chosen for our stay. While other lodging closer to the shore might have been more convenient or offered shoreline views, the comfort, value, quiet atmosphere, fine food, and exemplary hosting made Country Garden House the... More

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Grimsby, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Firstly re the review a little further down with the Royston Valley comment. Maybe they would be better off staying in a dirty hotel with rude unwelcoming hosts! Country Garden House was just perfect. Beautiful surroundings and the accommodation was spotless. Wonderful welcome from John and Helen who couldn't do enough. I was so impressed by all the extras and... More

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Address: 2 Lisconnan Road, Ballymoney BT53 8AD, Northern Ireland
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Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballymoney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Country Garden House 3.5*
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Exclusive bed & breakfast accommodation set in extensive gardens with panoramic views from each bedroom.Guests will find it a peaceful and restful place to stay and an ideal base from which to tour this area of outstanding natural beauty. The famous Giants Causeway and Coastal Route are within easy reach.Two bright elegant rooms, with ensuite or private bathrooms, look out over the gardens to the front and provide tea/coffee making, flat screen TV/DVD player, DVD library, hairdryer, bathrobes and free Wi-Fi.Treat yourself to a delicious Irish Breakfast or choose a lighter alternative from the breakfast menu. Local produce and home baking are a speciality. Special diets can be catered for with prior notice. A warm genuine Irish welcome is assured. ... more   less 
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