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Avoca Hotel

93 - 97 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0HH, Northern Ireland
Avoca Hotel

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kildare, Ireland
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely views. Reasonable price, excellent food, clean rooms and welcoming staff. Have stayed here a lot and it gets better each time. When we arrived we were amazed at the super refurbishments throughout the hotel!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked in to this place and it was completely empty, at dinner time. Only to be bluntly told by a woman that there was no room to stay the night. Place looked nixe but that woman has an atitude problem. There's no need to be mean about it, thanks.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
25 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last minute booking with a mate for a night out to take in the sights and sounds of Newcastle. The Lady who answered the call could only offer us in her words " A very basic twin room" for the night. We decided to take the booking but were prepared for disappointment. I can honestly say the room was ideal,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Stayed at avoca great hotel lovely room with fantástic sea and promenade views. Lovely breakfast very varied friendly helpful staff. Close to the town Centre and promenade and beach. If u arrive early there is a small carpark to the rear of the hotel accessed vía an archway adjoined to the reception entrance.

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

When in Newcastle i never pass this hotel. Have been going here for many years. Very homely friendly staff, good food & always worth a visit. Very well positioned along the sea front. The place hasnt changed over time still make it feel like a home away from home.

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Bangor,Northern Ireland
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I had the pleasure of staying at this hotel whilst attending a wedding nearby. My wife and on a b&b basis. We arrived and we're promptly checked in and shown to our room which had a beautiful sea view. The room was clean and comfortable. We didn't arrive back until the early hours and slept well. We had breakfast which... More 

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Northern Ireland
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48 reviews
25 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The food in the Avoca took me back to memories of Sunday tea in Northern Ireland. I had lunch and ordered a ham salad and got one that might have been served by my Mum 30 years ago. It was a wonderful blast from the past. Beautiful tasty home cooked ham decorated with a pineapple slice, crispy lettuce, sliced tomatoes,... More 

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

Having visited the restaurant we were greeted with a grunt by the single member off floor staff. Clearly this lady needs some customer service skills. Amongst the welcomed greeting knives and forks where flung on the table and we were left for 20 minutes until she reappeared looking miserable as per usual with the phrase "what you want". Through the... More 

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We went here for a family meal after a day out in Newcastle on Easter Tuesday. There was 8 of us and we all had a great meal. Even the fussy children ate most of their food :). The lady that looked after us was very helpful and pleasant with her special brand of humour. We all enjoyed our experience... More 

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I had heard alot of people saying great things about the hotel & especially the restaurant. We decided to have lunch there& there was plenty to choose from& on the specials menu too. We had a lovely lunch & was really reasonable in price. We will deffinately go back

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