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The Cairn Bay Lodge

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   278 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5HS, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 17 Bangor B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Neil P Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently spent 11 days working in Bangor and was strongly advised to book into the Cairn Bay Lodge - you can't beat local know-how. It was an 11-day rest cure. A lovely double room ("Island View") with a large bay window looking out across the beach and bay. The cheery welcome I received from Chris set the mood for... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here on Friday night past, and I cant recommend it highly enough. Chris and Jenny were so friendly and helpful, nothing was too much bother. The room was bright and airy, clean and with a comfortable bed. The breakfast was also delicious and would be worth going back for alone!

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Kilmacolm, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming and quirky decor, a lovely room with super-comfy bed and a wonderful breakfast from a menu that would put top-class hotels to shame. Close to town, but situated on a beautiful bay, it's a terrific location too. This was a lucky choice for us and we'll definitely be back. Thank you!

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After turning up without a booking the hosts were incredibly generous in accommodating me. They put me in the Snug, this had a very nice homely feel about it and was very well presented all round with good Internet connection (free) and nice snacks available (also free), including some awesome carrot cake outside the rooms. Any enquiry put to the... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from another great stay with Chris and Jenny on our trip home to Bangor from Scotland. Island View room has such a comfortable bed and a superb view over Ballyholme Bay. Breakfast is top class with fresh fruits and cereals and a cooked breakfast which cannot be bettered. Thanks again!

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice room, with great facilities! Hot chocolate and Tayto's as well as you usual tea and coffee. Lovely spacious bathroom - had a slight problem with the toilet, but let Chris know and it was sorted straight away. Really lovely location, just off the beach with a gorgeous view from our room. Bangor was much nicer than some of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is the place to go. I would definitely recommend the superior rooms in order to enjoy the breathtaking sea view. I also have to say that I would travel to Cairn Bay Lodge even if it were just to have breakfast... this is always an incredible feast! Brilliant location and very caring tenants!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013 via mobile

We have stayed for one night in June this year. Just after arrival we regret why just one night. Everything we have liked: the location, the cozy room, the house with its many touches (it's like a museum!), the breakfast... just all! Thank you so much for devoting all your time to make our stay so enjoyable.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This was our first trip to Cairn Bay Lodge and it was highly recommended by family who had stayed there previously. My husband and I stayed in the Ballyhome Bay Suite, while our teenage daughters shared the Balcony Suite. From the moment of our arrival, we were swept away by the charm of the lodge and the hospitality of the... More

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Kingston, Jamaica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This was our 2nd visit to Cairn Bay, this time with our 9 month old son and as with last time it was great, the room was spacious with a stunning view out over the bay, plenty of room for the crib that was supplied and immaculately clean. The breakfast was superb and it was no trouble for them to... More

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Also Known As:
The Cairn Bay Hotel
The Cairn Bay Lodge Bangor, Northern Ireland
Address: 278 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5HS, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Bangor
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 17 B&Bs / Inns in Bangor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cairn Bay Lodge 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Chris & Jenny Mullen welcome you to a guesthouse for the discerning traveler, set in extensive gardens directly overlooking Ballyholme Beach, offering the highest standard of food, accommodation and service. All en-suite rooms with either beach or garden views. Gourmet breakfasts, health and beauty treatments and shop stocking local crafts and produce. Winner N. Ireland Tourism Award Guesthouse of the Year 2006 and 2007, runner up 2008. Ideal base to tour Belfast and Ard Peninsula. Off street parking. ... more   less 
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