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Serendipity House

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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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed overnight on a fleeting trip to Londonderry. the room we had was small with very little space for suitcases - and the bathroom was really tiny. thankfully I had an electric shaver. The bed however was very comfortable and was well ventilated. The host Stephen was really friendly, and the breakfast was outstanding. The location is close enough to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a lovely room at this B&B, and found it very close to town, the owner and his son were incredibly helpful. The rooms were clean, tidy and had all the facilities required for a comfortable stay including free wifi. The breakfast was lovely. We would definitely visit again. Thanks

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Qiryat Bialik, Heifa, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here one night during our Paddywagon Tour. We were greeted by the owner and helped up the top floor with our luggage. On arrival to the room there was a fault with one of the bulbs which he immediately made a point of replacing and making sure everything in room is in order. Very pleased with the service!... More 

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Birkirkara, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here as part of a tour which we had taken for our honeymoon. A great view and location. Cosy room and comfortable bed. Good breakfast and great hospitality by the owners. Also very helpful. Simply great all round :) highly recommended!!!

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Banff, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Serendipity House is a charming old Victorian home within easy walking distance of the walled city, murals, and other sights. Our room was bright, clean and comfortable, and we had a fantastic view of the city and nearby cathedral from our window. The innkeepers are very friendly and welcoming, and we really enjoyed our brief stopover with them.

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Gilbert, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. It was wonderful. We were greeted upon arrival and taken immediately to our room (top floor twin). Loved our room decor, size, etc! Water was even available in the room and plenty of plug outlets. I was a bit hesitant to not have an en suite but it was fine. In fact best shower ever!... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Friendly staff. Nice room with great view of Derry. Interesting city is short walk from Serendipity. The history of Derry is worth investigating. Do a city walk with a guide. Try Fitzroy restaurant. Good breakfast at Serendipity.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I stayed at Serendipity with my sister and aunt for 1 night as we were going to a wedding. We arrived on the day of the wedding at midday and although check-in wasnt until later that afternoon, we were allowed to change in our room to be get ready for the wedding, which we thought was really kind. Stephen was... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We stayed one night here. It is in an excellent location, so we could walk down to Walls, Peace bridge, Guildhall and attractions comfortably. Shops are not very far. Room is also comfortable and no issues. Negatives are - they have a visitor book with no pages to add comments and last comment was sometime last year. We went around... More 

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paulderry, Manager at Serendipity House, responded to this review

Hi, many thanks for your recent review, I am glad that you seemed to enjoy your stay with us, we have now placed a new guest book out as mentioned in your review, we do en-devour to provide the best Guest experience possible and we do have time for all guests during there stay, we are always on hand to... More 

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