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The Whins B&B

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58 Straid Road | Giants Causeway, Ballycastle BT54 6NP, Northern Ireland
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The Whins B&B
Ranked #1 of 25 Ballycastle B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What should i say, we have never been in such a warm and comfortable place like this. The Owners are so worthfull persons and they give their familiar atmosphere to their guests. Forget all the TV Starcooks, Nicki made the best Breakfast in the world she has to get an Michelin Star for her selfmade bread. We look forward to... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stayed at The Whins just last week for 4 nights and I would highly recommend it. The room was lovely and comfortable, Niki and Paul are great hosts and it is a very good location for getting around. I have a gluten free diet, which was accommodated really well (and much appreciated), and my boyfriend spoke very highly of... More

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for this great review, we very much appreciate you taking the time to write it. It was a pleasure having you here; shame the weather wasn't better! Hope to see you both again some day! Best wishes, Niki and Paul. More

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Lovely, helpful hosts- Niki and Paul. Room was extremely clean and well appointed. Breakfast was beautiful (especially the homemade breads). Definitely worth a visit, and make sure you say hello to Brian the dog!

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us this lovely review. We're so pleased you enjoyed you stay at the Whins, and hope you will come and visit us again before too long. Warm wishes, Niki and Paul. More

London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I have very little to add that hasn't already been said, wonderful location, lovely service, and a comfortable, well cared-for room. Niki and Paul are a fantastic couple who genuinely care for their guests; and a big shout out for Brian the dog!

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor; we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much, and hope you will make it back to see us sometime. Best wishes, Niki and Paul (& Brian!) More

Tampa, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

This place is wonderful. Very comfortable and clean. Near the Dark Hedges, Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge, and Dunluce Castle. We arrived early and had sandwiches, scones, and wheaten bread which were the best I had ever eaten. The breakfast was outstanding and I loved the soda farl. Then we had her picnic lunches to go and enjoyed them on the way... More

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us this super review; thank you so much! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip, and that we see you again one day. Warm wishes, Niki and Paul. More

Palo Alto, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Niki and Paul have created a beautiful, warm, welcoming B&B. We were on hiking tour and Paul picked us up in nearby Ballintoy and drove us to the inn. Then they arranged for a taxi for our kids to go to a local pub to listen to Irish music. And, the eggs that Paul prepared for us for breakfast were... More

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for this fabulous review! It was great to meet you and your family, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your brief stay with us. Please come back when you can! Very best wishes, Niki and Paul. More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I don't know where to start. We were incredibly early and Paul, who you can tell was not used to checking people in, welcomed us with open arms. Niki arrived as we were off to explore some of Paul's recommendations and she could not have been more pleasant! I will tell you, you will not find a B&B that is... More

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much! What lovely comments; we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Apologies for taking so long to respond, but we have had another busy month. It was a pleasure to meet you both, and we do hope you will make it back one day. Warmest wishes, Niki and Paul. More

Oldenburg, Indiana, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Five stars really isn't enough for The Whins. Perfect base for the multitude of scenic sites in the area and Niki was so helpful in maximizing the limited time we had available. Two outstanding breakfasts with mouth watering home made bread that I am determined to make at home. Niki, of course, not only shared the recipe, but sent me... More

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for leaving us this wonderful review; sorry it has taken so long to leave a response on TripAdvisor. Hope you have had success with your bread making! Warm wishes, Niki and Paul. More

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay (2 nights) at The Whins B&B. Their location has quick access to nearby towns and attractions, and Niki helped us out by having a stock of menus for different restaurants in nearby Ballycastle to assist us with planning an evening out. And the breakfast menu Niki presented us was AMAZING. We also got bag lunches... More

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, we really appreciate you taking time to review us on Trip Advisor. Hope the rest of your tour went well, and that you weren't too footsore at the end of it! Best wishes, Niki and Paul. More

Cockeysville
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Niki and Paul are lovely hosts who have created a first rate B&B in a surprising location. Lovely decor, beautifully presented and tasty breakfasts.Niki's homemade breads are awesome and the eggs cooked by Paul were from there own chickens. The bed was comfortable, with lovely fresh white linens and the biggest, softest white towels I have ever used. Thanks for... More

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TheWhinsBandB, Owner at The Whins B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this great review, and apologies for taking so long to respond. We love it when our guests enjoy their stay so much that they feel they want to recommend us to others. Please come and see us again if you ever get back to Northern Ireland. Very best wishes, Niki and... More

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Additional Information about The Whins B&B

Address: 58 Straid Road | Giants Causeway, Ballycastle BT54 6NP, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballycastle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
The Whins B&B Ballycastle, Northern Ireland

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