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Harbour House Inn

4 South Promenade | Newcastle, County Down, Newcastle BT33 OEX, Northern Ireland
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Harbour House Inn
Ranked #8 of 16 hotels in Newcastle
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Never will I ever set foot in this place again staff ie ower was very rude told me that I needed to pay in advance for our dinners when asked why she replied because thats the rules.. service was herduious looks nice from the outside but dont be fooled like we were and everyone around us were sending food back... More

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scotland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a great weekend here - nice clean and very comfortable room , great food and special menu for 60+ ! Fabulous location with unbeatable views of the town and harbour right next door ! Staff very pleasant and attentive - can't wait to come back !

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Durban, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night here in June 2014. We were given a friendly welcome and all assistance and information we needed. The location was perfect as we were climbing Slieve Donard the following day. The one night package included bed, seafood dinner and bottle of wine, and breakfast. It was good value. A packed breakfast was offered as we were... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend stayed here two weeks ago. Obviously the staff go over and above what is expected from them, as my boyfriend ended up copping off with one of the waitresses. So if you're looking for a good time (if you know what I mean) stay here. but otherwise, ladies don't let your men stay here.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Dirty, toilets beyond unhygienic, soap dispenser filthy, dirty dried flowers. Actually had to ask for loo roll. Filthy mats laid over tiled floor, untrained staff. Food described by my 7 year old as school dinners. Kids pasta dish tasteless and inedible. Owner lady arrogant. Dodgy cheap light up tree which kept falling over beside table, says it all really! Used... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Stayed down over the weekend for a wedding... nice homely wee spot... The rooms were v clean and basic... beds v comfy. The staff was v friendly and had a few good laughs with them.... just had breakfast but was nice. . Drink v reasonably priced and tasted good so if you want a night away it's like " going... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

You can expect a warm welcome from the good humoured staff. This hotel offers a stay that reflects the Irish temperament and outlook. Be prepared to laugh during your stay. Good homely grub at reasonable prices - served hot on HOT PLATES!!!! A real treat.

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Staff nice, room just ok, food not to bad, but when you enter the bar there is a horrible smell very off putting, tables bery sticky, will not be rushing back. Good location, nice views on a lovely day really nice to sit outside. Dosnt take long to walk into newcastle

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Craigavon, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Having booked a table for two we arrived only to be given a very basic lunch menu. This was not the menu which we discussed with the staff member on the telephone the day before. We had been assured that all menus were available at all times in all areas. To be fair our server tried to resolve the issue... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Went here for a meal only. Hadn't booked and they tried to accommodate us but 5 of us were seated at a table for 2 and it was never going to work. They moved us. The food is good but the waitresses don't seem to be trained,lots of empty glasses not lifted,having to ask to see the dessert menu, and... More

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Address: 4 South Promenade | Newcastle, County Down, Newcastle BT33 OEX, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Newcastle
Also Known As:
Harbour House Hotel Newcastle
Harbour Hotel Newcastle
Harbour House Inn Newcastle, Northern Ireland

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our property is on the South Promenade at Newcastle Harbour: The harbour is among the most richly historic areas of Newcastle. Home to many longstanding families, the area around the pier has a long association with the sea. The origins of the current harbour date back to the 1820's, when a new pier was created by Lord Annesley to replace the old one. One of the chief functions of the pier was to act as a loading point for Mourne granite, which was quarried in the hills above the harbour. If you stand on the shorter arm of the pier and look up towards the mountain you can see a path cut through the trees leading to the now defunct quarry on Millstone Mountain. In the last century, stone was quarried here and dispatched down this track to the harbour by railtrucks. It was loaded on to ships (known as Stone Boats) and used to build docks in Belfast and Liverpool and the courthouse gaol in nearby Downpatrick ... more   less 
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