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Shelleven Guest House

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61 Princetown Road, Bangor BT20 3TA, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #5 of 20 Bangor B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
elizabeth e Coleraine, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Coleraine, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

stayed here for a few days 2 adults and 1 child lovely welcome rooms spacious and lovely clean we had a room at front with a few the only thing it was up ahill for thoses with walking difficultlies the people who owned it was lovely and gave our daughter treats every morning and breakfast was lovely .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time in Northern Ireland. We stayed in a 4 star licensed guest house in Bangor. Philip and Mary took really good care of us and we felt like we were at home. Our room was very clean, comfortable and airy. We will definitely go there again!!

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Omagh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here on the 28th March as I was attending a reunion with Friends. And what a little gem. Phillip the owner was a real Gentleman and his Wife was so helpful and kind. The room was spotlessly clean and a wonderful en-suite. I was out most of the night so the bed was a blessing when I got back.... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alas, the wifi is poor to non existent at best . Owners fail to recognise what a necessity good wifi is to today's traveller. Certainly the place is clean and the food good , come on Philip & Mary quit resting on your laurels and up your game.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Stayed one night just after christmas visiting family in Bangor. Was welcomed by Philip booked in and returned later in the evening . The guest house and all its facilities where excellent in every way . Departed on sunday after a wonderful breakfast. Many thanks would strongly recommend . Kyle L.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great room, lovely & clean! Philip & Mary were very welcoming & friendly. Our room was lovely and warm with great facilities. The breakfast the next morning was simply delicious we both had the Ulster fry....and it was soo tasty!! Was cooked to perfection and the Full Breakfast was not greasy at all. We will definitely return to this lovely... More 

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Llandudno Junction, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Just returned from a long weekend staying at the Shelleven guest house in Bangor, Co Down. The owners Philip and Mary Weston looked after us well. Our accommodation was an ensuite family room on the first floor with fantastic views towards the sea and Bangor harbour. The room was very spacious and clean with all the usual amenities such as... More 

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Derry, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Rooms are very old fashioned with little notes everywhere instructing guests to "switch off" this or that - how mean! I had a tiny, dark single room. Breakfast was fine except I had said I did not want a sausage. When it came there was a sausage on my plate. Philip overheard me mentioning this to my friends (I did... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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53 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Nice welcome, and good breakfast. Rooms very dated/old-fashioned but clean. Good value. However, our stay was spolied when landlady insisted on charging our trip organiser for some rooms that were not taken even though it was a quite weekend and B&B was not full. For instance I stayed only one night instead of 2 because of business. our group WILL... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Shelleven B&B while visiting Belfast. The Shelleven is beautiful, with quality furniture and many antiques. Our 2nd floor room had a view of the ocean. Parking was on the property, right in front. Town and restaurants were on the harbor, a short walk away. Breakfast of crepes with lemon, castor sugar, and golden... More 

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