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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 #3 of 9 Hotels in Carrickfergus
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
kristine r Antwerp Province, Belgium
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Antwerp Province, Belgium
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A hotel with history, conveniently located at a short walk from the castle, free parking, a supermarket, a 20 min drive from Belfast and a good base for the Causeway Coastal Drive. Our reservation was very last minute. To our relief, the hotel reacted promptly to confirm booking and payment arrangements. Traveling with our adolescent daughter, we had booked the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend Dobbins,friendly staff.Lovely atmosphere,warm open fire in the winter months.Exquisite,wide range of foods,to suit every palate.Beautiful,historic surroundings,and the best range of desserts.Banoffe unbeatable.Five stars,the best value for money in Carrickfergus.

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Northern Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friends were over from england on holiday last week and were staying in Carrickfergus so we went to meet them for lunch. Not having been in Carrick for years I took to Tripadvisor to find out where to eat and there was plenty of choice. I thought Dobbins would interest them it was so old and the reviews of food... More

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belfast
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

popped in on a rainy august afternoon. was pleased with the menu. i think it was two main courses for around 12 pounds. or an al a carte menu was also available with a bigger selection including steaks.the service was good and the food was tasty and hot. kids menu was fine too. we left with full tummys and the... More

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Gorey, Ireland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Centre of town. Pay parking, but very close & not expensive. Staff are friendly & the breakfast was hearty. Bedding in the rooms is excellent & beds very comfortable. However, as it is an antique Inn, there are downsides. Noise seems to get in easily & it is hard to hide the fact that rooms are old. Ensuite a little... More

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Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
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202 reviews 202 reviews
6 hotel reviews
503 helpful votes 503 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

What a place! Any visitor to Carrick has to tour the Norman castle, see some of the town’s walls, the churchyard of St. Nicolas, and finish by eating HERE. If you’re staying, this 15th century inn has lots of rooms. I was here to eat. I chose their lasagne with garlic bread, side salad, garlic potatoes – very excellent. They... More

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Center Valley, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Had a great 10 day stay at Dobbins Inn. Staff was great,food was delicious and location was central to Belfast and points north. With that said Dobbins Inn may not be for everyone. Rooms were dated and shower water pressure was lacking but if you are looking for great location and helpful staff Dobbins Inn is the place!

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Bovington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Dobbins has always been a focal point in Carrick. I remember as a youth me and my mates going there for a drink after Bell ringing (yes really!). Food is really good too, highly recommend their breakfast., and their Sunday carvery lunch. Friendly and very inviting, with that touch of local character, also check out the links to Carrick Castle,... More

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OwnerDobbins, Manager at Dobbins Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. Delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us. Kind regards Kirsty Fallis More

Tipperary, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Greetings from Co.Tipperary Ireland :) Ate here last Saturday evening my husband had steak delicious my son had steak burger devoured it and I had chilli burger mine wasn't great bit dried up and hard but when brought to my waitress attention who was a lovely friendly girl zoe I think was her name was it wasn't a problem and... More

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OwnerDobbins, Manager at Dobbins Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments and I am pleased to read that your issue was dealt with quickly and you were happy with your overall dining experience. Kind regards Kirsty Fallis More

Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I had to organise an anniversary function and the staff of Dobbins were extremely helpful in accommodating our groups requirements. The menu was extensive and the food was excellent and very reasonably priced. All those at the function were very complimentary about the venue, food and the staff.

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OwnerDobbins, Manager at Dobbins Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephen, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent function with us. We were delighted that you choose to hold your event with us and the night did indeed seem to be a success. Hope you will consider using us again. Kind regards Kirsty Fallis More

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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*
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