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Tyrella House B&B

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Downpatrick, Northern Ireland
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Tyrella House B&B
Ranked #8 of 10 Downpatrick B&B and Inns
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Knocklong, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Just returned from a 2 night stay at Tyrella house. Total silence, total relaxation, great food, picturesque setting, old-world charm, perfect beach, great walks, great welcome, largest bath we have ever seen and a great host. Highly recommended to those who appreciate these qualities.

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London, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Having read some of the previous reviews, all I can say is there are those who understand places like Tyrella House, and those who don’t. This is not a hotel, nor is it really a standard bed & breakfast – which is what makes staying there so special. David Corbett welcomed us as if we were old friends come to... More 

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Medicine Hat
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I'm not sure where the other reviews come from but we saw a dirty room with dead flies and bees on the carpet. When we first came looking for a room David advised us that he was full. While talking a little longer he advised that he had a room but the vanity mirror was broken. Didn't matter to us.... More 

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Davidcorbett1, Owner at Tyrella House B&B, responded to this review

I am so sorry you did not have a good experience at Tyrella. I try hard to look after my paying guests as if they were my own friends but clearly on this occasion I got it badly wrong. On the night in question there was some sort of event on in Newcastle and as you admitted in your letter... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

We stayed at Tyrella House for 3 nights with great experience with host David Corbett and company of young couple Donald and Kiara from Dublin. A very unique house comprised of two buildings respectively from the 18th & 19th century with an old fortress and cannons. The best part has to be the private beach where we see mermaid's purse... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2011

Slightly apprehensive based on some of the reviews, but were very pleasantly surprised. Made to feel very welcome by the owner for whom nothing was too much trouble and cooked a great breakfast each morning. Our room was incredibly spacious and overlooked the beautiful grounds and with very large bathroom. Lovely fluffy towels and good quality bedding all very clean.... More 

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Mill Valley, California
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11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

Gorgeous country home filled with antiques. Mr Corbett, the owner, will be your host. He's a gracious, fascinating gentleman. Home-baked cake with afternoon tea by the fire, talking to Mr Corbett, a highlight.

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17 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2011

Stayed one night. Most enjoyable company at dinner in a lovely Georgian dining room (with another couple who were staying) and a congenial host. Lovely house/home let down somewhat by decor [bedroom], dust and cobwebs..and extremely dirty windows. Not so much shabby chic as shabby shabby. Bathroom had ivy/ creeper growing through window and evidence of lots of silicone around... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2010

My wife and I stayed for one week at Tyrella House. Our first real vacation since I retired Sept '09. My work colleagues very kindly gave us a "Hidden Ireland" voucher. David (owner of Tyrella)made us feel at home from the moment we arrived. Do not leave this quaint house without sampling David's superb, tasty and inventive dinners! This is... More 

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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2010

Warned about the cold by a recent TripAdvisor review, we arrived at Tyrella House with thermal underwear and cashmere sweaters. Not much good. A few plug-in heaters and two logs flickering weakly at one end of a vast fireplace made almost no impact on this glacial Georgian house. A well cooked dinner served in an icy dining room failed to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2010

We had a wonderful weekend at Tyrella House, David couldn't have been a more charming host and the food and atmosphere was really great. Dinner by candlelight in the stunning dining room was delicious and very atmospheric and was only spoiled by the fact that the room was freezing cold. There doesn't appear to be any central heating in the... More 

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Address: Downpatrick, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Downpatrick
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Tyrella House B&B Downpatrick, Northern Ireland

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