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Ivanhoe Inn and Hotel

3.0 of 5 556 Saintfield Road | Carryduff, Belfast BT8 8EU, Northern Ireland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Popped into the newly refurbished Ivanhoe for coffee and cake after Sunday Mass. We immediately went to reception to ask where we could have coffee and cake and was told we could head for the bistro. The Initial impression was very good as a lovely lady directed us to our seats and offered us a look at the new menu.... More

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14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived at lunchtime with a work colleague for lunch. Had a choice of seats as we were early.we arrived at 12.30 and had had to be back in nearby work by 2pm, ample time we thought. The place soon filled up quickly. We were advised about the specials and opted for,soup and sandwiches and panini. The soup was veg soup,... More

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Cork, Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

i stayed in this fine hotel first weekend in September 2014 staff were excellent the room was superb and food was top notch. I look forward to my next stay in this hotel in Belfast Northern Ireland . Their is so much to see its a good tourist city . I would recommender to people

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Belfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I visited the recently refurbished bistro on Saturday for lunch with my 18 month old son and my parents....everything was top notch.. right from the reception we received, the presentation and quality of the food and the service the staff gave us including entertaining my noisy son. I would highly recommend the Ivanhoe and intend to frequent it more often.

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

After seeing the renovations taking place over number of months, decided to give the Ivanhoe a chance. The renovations are fantastic, a really bright modern airy feel with lovely exposed brickwork. I was very impressed. Sadly this went downhill when I saw menu, it does not reflect the surroundings. Still offering the tired and boring staples...lasagne, burger, scampi, steak, ribs... More

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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Stayed here for two nights whilst visiting Belfast, a little out of the main area but easy by bus (directly outside) to get in. Bus driver was amazing, even dropped us at the hotel entrance on return!!! Hotel staff extremely helpful. Didn't eat here so can't comment on food. Room was large, comfortable, clean TV, free wi-fi tea & coffee... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Decided to have tea out and we thought we would go local. The hotel has recently been refurbished so we were looking forward to seeing the changes! Nice face lift, but sadly there is zero atmosphere,and food was extremely mediorce. As usual no staff in lower bar to serve customers a drink! This is going to be an expensive waste... More

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Belfast
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

The Ivanhoe has was originally a pub which a number of years ago was extended to become a hotel. It was becoming a 'bit tired' in terms of decor and the food was basic 'pub grub'. With so much competition in recent years we very rarely went there as the other restaurants in the area were more attractive. However, over... More

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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

went for lunch with my mum. Am always impressed at how they do a pensioner lunch at reduced rate. Great value. The food was nice but the batter on the cod was a bit soft and the chips were more end bits than fat chips. I think with the new décor, which is wonderful, the food should reflect that and... More

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Belfast
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73 reviews 73 reviews
21 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Have to say the new look Bistro is beautiful long overdue and I really hope it pays off. Staff are always lovely as is the majority of the food. Been in twice since the renovations of old bar/new bistro has been completed. First time I had chicken Gourgon's Second time opted for Cod - one slight disappointment is the batter.... More

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Address: 556 Saintfield Road | Carryduff, Belfast BT8 8EU, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ivanhoe Inn and Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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