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The Cairn Bay Lodge

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3.0 of 5
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278 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5HS, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 20 Bangor B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
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  • Value
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was very disappointed in Cairn Bay Lodge. In my opinion the room did not reflect what I had viewed on their web site. It was very cold, no extra blanket available, no facecloths and it was musty smelling and dusty with stained linens. If anyone has allergies to dust or perfume this is not the place to stay. When... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not often that I feel compelled to write a review on a business but following today's visit to the starfish Cafe (part of Bangor's premier B&B Cairn Bay Lodge) it would be remiss of me not to. This is an absolute hidden gem in Bangor located just beyond Ballyholme Yacht Club. These pics don't do it justice as in addition... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 4 nights in late June. The family room/suite was great. Plenty of space and well priced. The bedding and towels were good quality and the staff were friendly and helpful. This place is just outside Bangor and right on the seafront. Great for morning walks along the coast and fresh air in abundance. The breakfast was superb, using... More 

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Newick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely B&B with two premier rooms overlooking Ballyholme Bay. Jenny and Chris are very welcoming. About 5 minutes walk to Bangor. Plenty of good restaurants nearby. The Tiger and the Sally Duck were two of the best. We stayed 8 nights and the rooms were kept very clean with a good change of towels and sheets. Kettles in the rooms... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there last July, it's a very nice place to stay with a great breakfast. One problem we were over charged on the rate we had agreed and this rate was confirmed in an email from the owners. When we followed up we receive no reply to our correspondence. Poor customer relations, would not stay again.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful Rooms, loverly hosts, fantastic Breakfast and fabulous location over looking the Bay, also fresh cakes baked every day to have with afternoon tea if you want, just help yourself at no extra cost! Near to Bangor centre what more does one need?

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This B&B is in excellent location for visiting Bangor. 5 minute drive to town center. The breakfast was excellent. We had reserved the Garden Suite for 2 nights. Received email the day before, on the way to the airport, that the manager had overlooked another reservation for that room, and was only able to "offer" us one night's stay. That... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at The Cairn Bay Lodge for one night whilst on business, the location is perfect, right on the beach. I was met by Chris who was extremely friendly and offered me a double room even though I had only booked (and paid) for a single. The room was very clean and nicely appointed with tea, coffee and cake... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a very relaxed comfortable stay in the attic flat, delicious breakfast, plentiful tea And cakes. Plus a very good honesty bar. Cafe opening too. I would thoroughly recommend. Great sea views and will return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

It has been 10 years since we visited Bangor and this was our fourth time at Cairn Bay Lodge. Chris and Jenny haven't aged and neither has their great service and breakfast feast. We are back in Bangor next year and will book here earlier enough to get our favourite room.

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