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Derrin Guest House B&B

2 Princess Gardens, Larne BT40 1RQ, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #1 of 7 Larne B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
Linda C Manchester, United Kingdom
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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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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at Derrin House last year. We were warmly greeted and our room was beautiful. We had the best breakfasts there we have ever had for a long time and we are delighted to be going back there in June for another stay. We would definitely recommend Derrin House to anyone. It was a little jewel in the crown!!... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This B&B was so lovely, the host was amazing and friendly and the house was beyond up kept. We had breakfast in the morning which was fantastic. We needed to catch the ferry in the morning and this place was super close so added a lot of convenience. I would recommend this place to anyone, was one of the best... More

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Galway, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We were in the quater-final of the Irish Hockey Trophy vs Larne on the 8th of March. Both Ivy and her husband were so accomadating and helpful to us, NUIG, throughout the orgainising of the trip. They did everything that was asked of them and more! It was a long 6 hour trip from Galway and when we got there,... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We chose this B&B as it's just down the road from my friend's house and so very convenient when visiting from Scotland. The couple who run the B&B are very friendly and helpful. Our room was large and comfortable but exceptionally cold. A heater was put into our room and this problem was solved. Breakfast is lovely. Very well cooked.... More

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

Hi Douglas and Kim Thank you for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at Derrin. The room was, unfortunately, cold as you arrived at 9 am which is several hours before normal check in time and I had forgotten to turn the radiator up the night before. We did solve the problem, as you say, by... More

Andover, Minnesota
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19 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

House is located conveniently close to ferry. Pay attention when you get off the ferry. I missed a turn. House is close to town/shopping and also to some interesting buildings. Ivy was wonderful and knowledgeable. House is convenient to roads heading up coast. Room was nice and very comfortable. Breakfast was excellent. Sitting room (?) was comfortable.

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Kendal, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

A warm, cosy and very comfortable B+B. Ivy was a great source of information about where to go and what to see. No problems at all about providing me with a gluten free breakfast. We ended up staying an extra night and would definitely recommend it.

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Portrush, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I have stayed all over Northern Ireland as I work away from home but the Derrin Guest House was very special. I received a lovely welcome and was shown to a cosy warm welcoming room. Just what I needed after a long day. It is so clean and modern I would definitely recommend it and hopefully will be back very... More

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Hobart, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

We arrived late in Belfast with nowhere to stay and chanced across this fantastic B&B. Ivy and Siebe were great hosts throughout our stay and ensured that we saw all of the key sights of Northern Ireland. The room was very comfortable and our family of four slept well on the 3 nights that we stayed. The breakfast was superb... More

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

Hi Paul, Emma, Sophie and Benjamin Thank you for your lovely review. You were all delightful guests and we didn't want you to leave either! One night stretched to three and then you had to move on but glad you found us a useful base for visiting the Giant's Causeway and Belfast. If you return to Ireland, we'd love to... More

Ocean Park, Maine
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15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

We enjoyed our visit to Derrin Guest House. It appeared that the house was fully booked so we were not able to get a larger room. It was quite small but we slept soundly and was treated very well by Ivy. I am a big man and have found that many B+B's in Ireland have small shower facilities. I would... More

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Bury
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

This was my first trip to Ireland and after a long ride on the motorcycle from Dublin, we first rang the bell of the B and B over the road. No one answered, and so turning around, we saw a brown sign directing us to Derrin. The price was very reasonable, Ivy was very welcoming and soon settled us into... More

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Additional Information about Derrin Guest House B&B

Also Known As:
Derrin Guest House B&B Larne, Northern Ireland
Address: 2 Princess Gardens, Larne BT40 1RQ, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Larne
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Larne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Derrin House is a beautifully appointed, award winning Bed and Breakfast (B & B) offering four star accommodation in a quiet residential area close to the bustling town centre of Larne and the ferry terminal. WiFi and internet access available. "One of our favorite places to stay in Northern Ireland" by the Routard Guide.We are also very close to trains and busses to Belfast. We can arrange pick up from our house for tours to the Giant's Causeway! ... more   less 
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