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Ballydugan Mill

Certificate of Excellence
Drumcullen Road, Downpatrick, Northern Ireland
Ballydugan Mill
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vernal, Utah
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First glance was amazing. Loved the background story of the place and how it was restored from an old mill. The room we stayed in was nice and comfy. It felt like a home away from home. Loved the fireplace hot and warm and cozy. I would recommend it to anyone.

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Newtownards, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently had our daughter's wedding at the Mill, what a fantastic location. Everything was top notch from start to finish, from the accommodation, the food the atmosphere, the staff. And not forgetting Maureen who kept everyone relaxed and calm, and ensured the 'big day' was completely organized and went of without any drama, many thanks

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Northern Ireland
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12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I held a fundraising ball for Downpatrick House Romania on Saturday 28 February at the Mill Ballydugan. From planning to the evening of the event, Noel and Maureen at the Mill could not have been more supportive or helpful to me. The meal and the service were first class as usual! The food is freshly cooked and is the best... More 

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Killyleagh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Just celebrated our 9th Anniversay with a delicious Sunday lunch in this unique and charming establishment, where we tied the knot in 2006. Wonderfully well looked after by Maureen and her staff and pleased to see Noel and the family dining there themselves. Thanks also for the great job The Mill did last weekend when hosting a local charity event... More 

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Beautiful restored main and secondary mill buildings within walled courtyard and beside lake feeding the mill wheel. Original brickwork and thick walls. Original mill stones are features. Original windows are not draught proof and very draughty. Shutters internally block light but rattle in the wind letting in the cold. Bedroom wall has 6 inch square tunnel to external which would... More 

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Portadown, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I'd like to give this a 5 - the food was excellent and warm and the ambience of the place is perfect with natural thick walls all tastefully restored. Service was good too. What knocks a star off is the pervading smell of cigarette smoke, not something you expect nowadays.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Just home from a family wedding at the Mill. Wonderful ! Everything was tasteful and the ambience was wonderful . The food at wedding was excellent as was the breakfast the next morning, as we stayed upstairs in the mill. Rooms were very nice, if a little chilly when we arrived.

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northern ireland
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

my sister held her wedding here in september and i cannot praise this place enough. the food was superb and the manager maureen and her staff were so welcoming and attentive. they couldnt do enough for all of us. i cant wait to go back for a meal as it really is worth a visit

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I recently attended a wedding at the Mill. Every aspect of the day was perfect. The ceremony was held on the ground floor in a very atmospheric wee space. The superb meal was on the second floor, in a dining-room straight out of a fairy-tale. The dancing was on the third floor, a much larger area and perfect for the... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Primarily a wedding venue this exciting hotel is a real find, in an area, previously relatively unknown to me. I am reliably informed they do Sunday lunches, but as a wedding venue, have to say it was awesome!! The food was excellent, the staff friendly, helpful and efficient and I would not hesitate to recommend this venue to anyone looking... More 

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