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Serendipity House

2.5 of 5 26 Marlborough Street, Derry BT489AY, Northern Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice location close to the city center of Derry. Be prepared, though, that the owner will insist on charging you with a 5% fee if you wish to pay with your credit card. This was not stated anywhere during the online reservation process. No other payment option but cash was offered (which we did not have). When he called and... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had to write a review of this guest house as although it was only an overnight stay, it was myself and my mother, I was genuinely impressed at how welcoming and lovley Paul the owner was. We landed very late and that evening and the next morning there was nothing that was too much trouble.i would recommend this place... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Found the B&B fairly easily and we had the room at the back. The wifi worked very well and the amenities were good. Steve was very informative about restaurants and where to go. Breakfast was very filling and varied. The view out our window was of the walled city over the Bogside with St Eugene's Cathedral to the side. Absolutely... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Probably the best value B&B we encountered on our trip around Ireland. We had a large, well appointed room with an amazing view over the city and the staff were friendly and helpful. Serendipity House is within walking distance to all the city attractions and close to the many pubs and restaurants in the city centre. Breakfast was excellent and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The room was clean and had an amazing view of the city. The staff were very friendly and knew the tours well so could give us some tips regarding touring the area. The accommodation was walking distance to the city. Overall very good.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights for a friend's wedding and had a very comfortable stay. The room was a good size with a nice bed and a brilliant view over the Bogside, St Eugene's and back towards the City walls of Derry. It was quite hot in there (but the weather was unusually hot for the area!), but we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This is a charming B&B in an excellent location on the Bogside of Derry. The host was gracious (despite our family of 7 being quite a bit late for check-in), helpful & fun. The rooms are taseful, with comfortable beds & beautiful linens. Modern showers in the rooms. There is a sitting room with computer & TV which my family... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay in Serendipity House. Good rooms and a tasty breakfast. Very helpful host who helped us with maps and recommended us what to see, and where to eat. A good place from where to investigate very interesting Derry.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This was a wonderful place to stay! The bed was comfortable and breakfast was delicious! But the view was incredible! We had a room overlooking the city walls and cathedrial. It was a real treat to go to sleep and wake up looking at such a remarkable view!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I booked a double room (room 5) for three nights for single use, but was allocated room 4 instead, which I think is a smaller room. The shower room in particular was tiny and probably best suited to a single traveller than a couple. Having said that the room was clean and tidy, the bed very comfortable and the whole... More

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Address: 26 Marlborough Street, Derry BT489AY, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Derry
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Serendipity House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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