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Avarest House

64 Mark Street, Portrush BT56 8BU, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #10 of 26 Portrush B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Waterford, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stay no where else , this is top notch , decor is victorian and gorgeous , beds are comfy and cosy , lovely hot water , breakfast was fantastic and generous portions , anything you need just ask , so many extras available , fridge in your room even has a little ice box , tv has a dvd player... More

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed with girl friend for two nights had a fab time this was are second time to the b and b vary friendly owners wonderful room out standing breakfast everyday.room so comfortable with the fridge hairdryer and iron was an added surprise.would recommend to anyone

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Belfast, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I just stayed for 2nites and had a small double room very comfortable and clean.was our second time returning to Avarest house.you are made to feel so welcome by the owners.the breakfast is outstanding having no complains at all only complements.will return again in the future.lesley ans samuel from belfast

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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful quirky b&b. We stayed here for two nights at the weekend and would definitely visit again. The owner is very attentive. The Ulster fry is amazing. Great dining area. Lovely reading room and we had small double at back of b&b. It had all the mod cons and very comfortable bed. Double shower and bathroom fine.... More

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Muff, Ireland
3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed here for two nights just before the North West 200 2014. It was my first weekend stay in Portrush. This home was a delight to visit and stay in. My husband and I had a lovely weekend here. We were so very well looked after. We were late on one morning for breakfast and intended to go out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly staff at all times, beautiful room to a very high standard, the view is breath taking on waking every morning. Location is brilliant so close to main town, and to finish breakfast was beautiful and served by a very friendly and helpfull young lady

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Boston, Massachusetts
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I stayed here for 2 nights in March, and the owner upgraded me to a bigger room at the top with a great view of the beach for the same price due to there was vacancy. The room and bathroom were very clean, plenty of hot water and good water pressure, and the Wi-Fi worked great. The breakfast was very... More

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Just want to say what a fantastic time my partner, I and our son had staying here. Friendly staff, and breakfast both days was amazing! We really enjoyed our stay and will return in the future. Our room was up to standard and tv had free view with kids channels which our son really enjoyed. It is located centrally to... More

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Magherafelt, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We felt like a short inexpensive break at the Port so our B&B search came up with Averest House. From the photos and reviews it ticked the boxes. Good points are; Economical, fantastic view from the front room window, Clean, quite, friendly staff, and the Breakfast will keep you going most of the day, the lift was welcome as the... More

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Duluth, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Stayed at Avarest for 1 night as we visited several sites in Northern Ireland. The home is a beautiful Victorian, situated on one of higher streets in town, giving it an amazing vantage point for ocean views. Our room was at one of the building peaks, and we had a small sitting area by a window with spectacular ocean views.... More

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Address: 64 Mark Street, Portrush BT56 8BU, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Portrush
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Avarest is a victorian Town House set in the centre of Portrush. Minutes to all amenities, free unrestricted parking on street. All rooms ensuite, some sporting superb ocean views. Special diets catered for , vegetarian, gluten free, lacto intolerant. A short drive to Giants Causeway and Bushmills Distillery. ... more   less 
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