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93 Irish Quarter South, Carrickfergus BT38 8BW, Northern Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked a couple of rooms , both were as lovely as each other , Lots of tea and coffee and of course yummy breakfast . We travelled over from America, my husband being worried as i booked the rooms ...only to be very happy when we arrived. The hotel is ideal location in Carrickfergus that you can walk into... More

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Both myself and my friend stayed for an enjoyable 2 nights in a very spacious and spotless twin room. Superb Ulster Fry breakfast served in a beautiful dining room. Perfectly located for whatever you may need in the wonderful town of Carrickfergus.

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thekeepcarrick3, Manager at The Keep Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Jackie, We are so pleased you both enjoyed your stay, we enjoyed having you. Thank you so much for your kind comments. We hope to see you back again sometime, until then take care. Warmest regards, Raymond More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed just for one night, but it was great! Lovely designed rooms, lekker breakfast! We could even dry our tent in the backyard! We enjoyed the friendly talk with Raymond, and the tip for the still opened pub was lifesaving ;-)! Thx

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thekeepcarrick3, Manager at The Keep Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Ramon, Thank you both very much for your kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and the breakfast. It was a pleasure to have been able to help you get your tent dried out, it made a pleasant change seeing it out on the line instead of our washing. Take care. Warmest regards, Raymond. More

Peterborough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Raymond and Heather make you feel very welcome, the rooms are large, comfortable and clean. It is the perfect place to stay to see Carrickfergus and the surrounding area. It is very relaxing and Raymond and Heather are very knowledgeable about the area and do their utmost to make the stay one to remember. We will be back. Thank you

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thekeepcarrick3, Manager at The Keep Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Susan & Family, Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review, it is very much appreciated. Your kind comments mean a lot to us and we are glad you had a relaxing time here at The keep. We are looking forward to your next visit. Warmest regards, Raymond. More

Dublin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Booked two rooms for the crew for a weekend sailing up in Carrickfergus, and we couldn't have been made more welcome - the rooms are comfortable and clean, and the stay was very flexible (we were an hour late arriving and there wasn't a mention) Thanks again, and hope to be back next year!

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thekeepcarrick3, Owner at The Keep Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Ed, It was a pleasure having you and the your crew stay with us. Sorry about all the rain. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. You don't know what you missed by not eating the N. Ireland made crisps we left you, maybe just as well you didn't, don't think you can get them where you live. Lol... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This was the best B&B we stayed in during our trip to Northern Ireland. Raymond and Heather were very accommodating with everything from storing our bikes to advice on the local area. The breakfast was top notch and our room was very comfortable.

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thekeepcarrick3, Owner at The Keep Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Ian, We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you very much for your kind comments. We hope you got to Comber on your bikes without getting wet. We can do most things at The keep but cant promise, no rain. Lol Warmest regards, Raymond. More

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I have been commuting to Carrickfergus the last couple of months and staying at the Keep Guesthouse. It really is a wonderfully comfortable place to stay run by super nice people. No question that I will continue using the Keep Guesthouse as my "home-away-from-home".

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thekeepcarrick3, Owner at The Keep Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi, James, Thank you very much for your kind comments and for your regular return visits. We will see you again soon. Take care. Warmest regards, Raymond. More

Harrogate, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Set in the picturesque seaside town of Carrickfergus in Northern Ireland, it is located a short walk from the sea front, the magnificent Norman Castle and ancient city walls. There is a large supermarket a short walk away as well as a cinema and local, good quality restaurants. there is a wonderful harbor and a magnificent walk along the seafront,... More

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thekeepcarrick3, Owner at The Keep Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Graham, Its always a pleasure having you stay with us, its like having a family member coming to visit. Remind us on your next visit to let you know about the 2 closer places to get off the train for Carrickfergus, they are both within a 6 to 8 minuet walk to us, the Trooperslane stop is more for... More

Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay here. The room was clean and bright and felt like home. Comfortable beds, almost didn't want to get out of them! The owners were great, they gave us pointers on what to do and where to go and how to get there - even drove us to the train on a rainy morning! Great people... More

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thekeepcarrick3, Owner at The Keep Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Lyndi, Thank you very much for your kind comments. We hope on your next visit to N.Ireland the weather will be kinder to you both. Warmest regards, Raymond. More

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Booked this B&B on a local recommendation and glad we did. Owners really friendly they were in the middles of decorating the dining room but still welcomed us in and apologised for the upheaval. This did not really bother us in the slightest. Nice room, was offered late checkout with us being the only couple due to the redecoration. Lovely... More

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Address: 93 Irish Quarter South, Carrickfergus BT38 8BW, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Carrickfergus
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Keep Guesthouse Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland

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