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Galgorm Resort & Spa

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena BT42 1EA, Northern Ireland (Formerly Galgorm Manor)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Melchiot Redcar, United Kingdom
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Redcar, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were staying at the excellent Pinegrove Lodge B&B and the owner George gave us a lift to the Galgorm for a meal at Gillies Restaurant. Excellent service and a great choice meant an excellent experience. We went into Gillies Bar next door afterwards for whiskey and lots of cocktails which added to the already excellent night. The only suggestion... More

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Ballymena
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I had afternoon Tea in New Conservatory Room at Galgorm Manor today 28th August 2014. This was my birthday treat from our daughter. All we could have asked for. Great setting. Friendly and courteous staff. Great meal. Nothing too much trouble and no rush - very relaxing. You won't be disappointed. We have stayed at Hotel, been... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We just had our wedding in Galgorm and it was fantastic, we have stayed with Galgorm many times, so there was no doubt where we were going to have our wedding on the 21st of August 2014 and it lived up to everything we expected from start to finish, the wedding team were fantastic they are highly trained and do... More

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Templepatrick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Can't think of a more impressive venue in Northern Ireland to celebrate a birthday than the Galgorm Resort and Spa! Such a fabulous birthday present - an overnight stay incorporating fine dining at its best in Gillies Restaurant - a four course meal on the evening of our arrival and a hearty breakfast on the morning of departure; we also... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our fourth trip to Galgorm in just over two years this time on the two night delight package and it surpassed all our expectations. Asked for and received on check in the deluxe room we had requested, bottle of prosecco courtesy of the hotel on arrival to celebrate our 29th wedding anniversary,with rose petal turn down service as well on... More

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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Having been a regular to all of the hotel's restaurants and spa facilities I was very disappointed with how I was treated on saturday night. I went into the river room conservatory with my friends for a drink but this time without a suit. It was amazing to see how differently I was treated by the member of staff Jamie... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night after attending a wedding in the lower great hall! The room was lovely, it was very big and the bed was extremely comfortable! Our room was on the 5th floor and the view was amazing! The setting of the hotel is beautiful! The lower great hall was a beautiful room for a wedding! The food... More

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

We have just returned from an overnight spa break at Galgorm Resort and have been very impressed with the standard of this hotel. The resort is located in a sumptious manicured rural estate setting and sits beside the picturesque Maine river. We had a Superior room on the top floor new wing which overlooked the river - very pretty. The... More

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

heard alot of hype about galgorm so decided to check it out. We booked an offer that included an overnight stay, dinner, breakfast, use of the thermal spa and we also upgraded to a superior room which was well worth it because of the balcony. we arrived early and before check in had a few drinks in Gillies bar. The... More

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Armoy, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the best hotels in Northern Ireland you will not be disappointed. I booked last min as an extended date night not to far from home but wanted a little escape from the rate race, on a Wednesday night. Reservation (sales) were brilliant very accommodating of my 630pm reservation when we arrived at 7pm everything was as... More

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Address: 136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena BT42 1EA, Northern Ireland (Formerly Galgorm Manor)
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballymena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Galgorm Resort & Spa 4*
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Galgorm Resort And Spa
Galgorm Hotel Ballymena
Galgorm Manor Hotel
Galgorm Manor Ballymena
Galgorm Resort & Spa Ballymena, Northern Ireland

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Northern Ireland’s Premier luxury Hotel and Spa situated only 30 minutes from Belfast is the perfect location to relax and get away from it all...and with some fantastic accommodation and Spa offers this Spring, there really is no excuse not to treat yourself...Galgorm Resort & Spa is set in 163 acres of lush parkland near Northern Ireland's most renowned scenic attractions and is just 30 minutes from Belfast city centre, 20 minutes from Belfast International airport and 35 minutes from George Best Belfast City airport.Our facilities include 75 bedrooms and luxurious suites, designed in a contemporary style whilst keeping the focus on superior quality features associated with a classic country gentleman's residence. Full business communications facilities are provided in-room as well as entertainment for when it's time to relax.The resort also offers delightful countryside self catering cottages on site and unique log cabins situated alongside the flowing and tranquil River Maine.With miles of fishing on the River Maine, on-site stables, the most picturesque of walkways and cycle routes and the world class Spa at Galgorm, you'll find plenty to while away the hours as you escape into this home away from home. ... more   less 
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