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Derrin Guest House B&B

2 Princess Gardens, Larne BT40 1RQ, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 7 Larne B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for one night, booking several rooms with a small group. Our room was clean, well-equipped and nicely furnished. The breakfast was very good quality. Only one very minor quibble, if your breaks from home are as rare as ours you might not want to be up quite so early for breakfast, which is served 8-9am only, even though... More

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OptimisticLarne, Owner at Derrin Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Hi Thank you very much for your review. Glad you were happy with everything apart from the breakfast times. We did try a later breakfast at the weekend but found that it was not well received so we reverted back. There is, of course, always the exception that proves the rule! We look forward to welcoming you back to Derrin.... More

Dundee, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Unfortunately only managed to stay here one night between ferries. Everything was to a high standard and although I don't usually sleep well in a strange bed, I had a good sleep here. Such a convenient location for the ferry. Wife and I are semi disabled so it was great to have a room on the ground floor. Ivy did... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideal location. The town centre is just round the corner and that famous North Antrim coast, just round the other corner. Very convenient for the Ferry Port and the rail station is close by. The accommodation was spotless and very well presented. The room was comfortable with all needs provided. Breakfasts were great. Ivy served very good food with a... More

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were sent here by a local hotel that was sold out. We were greeted by Ivy and shown to our room and given a brief "introduction" to our room and the house. We asked for dinner recommendations and she gave us several options. All sounded good and we settled on the steak dinner. Breakfast was pancakes with bacon and... More

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OptimisticLarne, Owner at Derrin Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. I am glad you enjoyed our breakfast. We offer the Irish breakfast every day and most days we like to offer an alternative as well such as the pancakes with bacon and maple syrup or pancakes with fruit or half and half. As you said, we are always happy to make dinner recommendations and... More

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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Very convenient to those arriving on the ferry, the rooms are snug but clean, well maintained, and the beds are comfy. Breakfast in the morning was proper, prompt, and cooked to perfection. We got a very warm welcome on arrival and good wishes on our departure. The neighborhood is OK for a nice brisk morning walk, and if you are... More

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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Very nice room in a lovely home. Owners very welcoming and friendly. A lovely big room which was very quiet.Breakfast was lovely - ordered the previous night for the cooked part and buffet style for cereal etc. Excellent value for money we felt. Some very good recommendations for meals &places to visit. Evening meal at Chequers Wine bar was lovely... More

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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This B&B is quite nice, clean and roomy with guest lounge, wifi and a desk top with printer in case of need. The owners are very helpful and available to solve any problem. It is very close to the Ferry Terminal and if you have to leave very early in the morning and do not have time for breakfast, the... More

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Acharacle, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed here because we arrived on the late Larne ferry from Troon and needed a stop over close to the terminal. WHAT A GREAT PLACE I was delighted with the quality of the room, clean, well equipped with a comfortable bed. The proprietor is dedicated to providing the best in all categories in her lovely house. A quiet restful... More

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31 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Very accommodating B&B and in a perfect location for the ferry terminal (you probably won't find better that's closer I think). The owner is a very nice lady who is very helpful. Accommodation is typical of the better end of B&Bs but pricey for what's on offer when you consider that Premier Inn rooms start at £29/night, hence the 3... More

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OptimisticLarne, Owner at Derrin Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for saying that we are probably the best B&B in the area. Regarding comparing us to the Premier Inn (there is not one in Larne), the cheap rates that they offer are not inclusive of breakfast and there is no free cancellation. They offer a few rooms at a low price and then they become expensive. For... More

18 reviews 18 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

A very nice place, conveniently situated, with clean (though tiny) rooms, very helpful and friendly staff and proper Irish breakfast that you can flush down with particularly tasty coffee. I sincerely recommend this place.

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Address: 2 Princess Gardens, Larne BT40 1RQ, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Larne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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