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The Cairn Bay Lodge

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278 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5HS, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #2 of 20 Bangor B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's always so gratifying when you come across a place that's willing to add those little touches that sets them apart from the rest. For Cairn Bay Lodge and for our visit it was : fresh milk being available from a fridge on the landing at all times; the willingness of the owners to have a very early breakfast buffet... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rarely do I give negative comments but unfortunately after one of two nights stay ruined by a kids party/sleep-over then you lose your sense of humour. Yes, it is a wonderful B&B, great breakfast and charming and friendly hosts, great views, just like everyone else says, but why or why then let your kids run riot all night above all... More 

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

We took the kids to cairn bay for an overnight stay during the Easter holidays. The children love it when we go for breakfast & have been asking to stay over for a while. We came away feeling totally refreshed. The kids had a ball, we played on the beach, played with the dogs in the garden, chilled out in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I have stayed in many a B&B in my time, this one will stick in my mind forever. My brothers and dad stayed here last weekend on Sunday night. On entering this incredible arts and crafts house, with a gorgeous wooden paneled hall, it was a delight to meet the lovely Chris and get a tour of all the interestingly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

Spent a night there and thought it was beautiful exactly my type of place to stay the room n the beds were fantastic it's very quiet n peaceful. The staff very friendly and helpful. Extremely gud value for money. I would say it's definitely a hidden gem of bangor. Already looking 4ward to my next stay soon would highly recommend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

My wife and I stayed for three nights and we thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our stay at this beautiful B&B, in a lovely location with splendid views across Ballyholme Bay. We were warmly welcomed by Chris, and shown to our beautiful en-suite room (there is a selection of books and DVDs to choose from if you would like to... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Spent 3 nights in this superb B&B. Warm welcome and lovely comfortable room with bay view. Breakfast was a feast of delights in a quirky beach themed room with a wide choice of menu. People come from far and wide to sample the many delights of the kitchen. You do not have to be a resident to dine here. I... More 

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Newtownards, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Get your pens out and add "Breakfast at Cairn Bay Lodge" to your bucket list! I have been to this gorgeous gem overlooking the stunning Ballyholme Bay so many times and yet if anyone says "Let's meet for coffee" I hear myself say How about we do breakfast @Cairn Bay instead! The beautiful home; the fabulous Chris and Jenny owners... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I can only echo all the other 5 star reviews. The rooms were immaculate with great attention to detail. In the hall and sitting room were beautiful fresh flowers. Our sumptuous, superbly cooked breakfasts were decorated with a fresh shamrock or camellia. There was nothing to fault. We will definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

As soon as stepping in the front door I was very warmly received by Chris. The room was immaculate and very well decorated with vintage furnishings. The bed was super comfortable and the feather duvet was snuggly. Due to my job I practically live in hotels of various sorts and the breakfast here was by far the best I've had... More 

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