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Dobbins Inn Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6- 8 High Street, Carrickfergus BT38 7AF, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #2 of 8 Hotels in Carrickfergus
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hotel with so much history and so much potential. We read a lot of reviews but we were disappointed. The rooms are worth what you pay for them, and this really is an old style inn, but the food was not great. My wife couldn't eat her meal, due to it containing the most greasy, stuck together... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

20 of us dinned out at Dobbins Inn on 5th Feb. we eat in the bar area with a lovely log burning fire. The staff were very patient waiting on a few that were 20 mins late. The food was fabulous. I was very impressed at how quick the service was. The food was hot and everyone eat at the... More 

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Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We called in here for lunch while visiting Carrickfergus Castle and were very pleasantly surprised. There was a set menu where you could get 2 courses for £12 and they were utterly delicious. We were expecting small portions and a limited menu but the portions were huge and there was a lot of choice. where else would you get half... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We stayed here because everywhere in Belfast was booked up but this turned out to be to our advantage. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The bar was welcoming and the Guiness was good. The room was very comfy and clean. Best of all was the traditional breakfast which was possibly the best cooked breakfast I've ever had. And... More 

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Letterkenny, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This is an old style hotel in the centre of Carrickfergus, with a lovely little bar. It's just across the road from Spoon's, but a totally different clientele. Spoons is a bit ruff ' ready, where this is a lot more refined. It has low ceilings and soft lighting and the staff are very friendly and welcoming. Sports are shown... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Had no plans of where to go and just wandered in to this wee gem. I love the ambience and decor. Only went in for lunch but the food was brill and the staff were just lovely. Felt so welcome and relaxed. Definitely going back and maybe stay a night. Some great deals on. Nice one :)

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Just had a few hours in this lovely hotel. No complaints here as staff, food and atmosphere was totally faultless. The music wasnt bad either. Get yourselves down to High Street, Carrickfergus for a nice easy Saturday night that dosent cost the earth, including music. A* from us. Many thanks folks.

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Lurgan, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Went here on a Living Social voucher, the carvery was excellent with a choice of 4 cuts. I had the beef and pork, really tasty and really good value. The ambience was like hotels of the 60's , just what we like.

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Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We stayed here one night n the staff were very helpful in everyway also found the old style lay out very nice n definitely a bit different ;) the room we had was very nice n clean if a little small!! Breakfast was cereal and a cooked fry n was very nice :) would go again :)

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

fixture and fittings are nearly as old as the building reception area is an eye sore needs to go back to the coffee lounge that it was yrs ago not everyone wants to go into the bar need better offers during the day for food

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Address: 6- 8 High Street, Carrickfergus BT38 7AF, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Carrickfergus
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dobbins Inn Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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