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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Wife & I stayed here for 4 nights as location is ideal base for Ulster GP, coast line and nearby mountains. Rooms and Hotel spotless, Very friendly owners and staff who couldn't do enough to ensure stay was enjoyable. Lovely food, on site Motorcycle parking. What more could you want. We'll be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms nice staff nice and the food is very very good come try it u love castlewellan we have two parks castlewellan lake and bunkers hill u not want to leave the place then try r chapel across the rd it's very nice u will find all in the lower square in castlewellan

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King J, Owner at Kings Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words, glad you enjoyed your visit hope to see you again in the near future. Many thanks John King More 

Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Our son and a classmate stayed at King's Inn prior to a university spring break class in Dublin. Traveled there to connect with distant family in the area. John's rapid responses to all my questions regarding his hotel were very helpful and reassuring. The kids enjoyed their all-too-short stay immensely: incredibly comfortable beds to recover from a long flight, exceptional... More 

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King J, Owner at Kings Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Glad to hear your son and his class mate enjoyed their stay. Hope to see you in the furture. Many thanks John King More 

Strangford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

We only went in for a coffee but when we say the plate of beautiful fish delivered to the table beside us we just had to have "WHAT HE'S HAVING". Crispy battered Cod. Great chips, mushy peas and onion rings. Sounds simple but the quality was as good as a 5* restaurant. Costing £9 it was a fabulous meal. So... More 

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King J, Owner at Kings Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Glad to hear you enjoyed your meal with us. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Many thanks. More 

Co Down
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

Eileen and myself had Sunday lunch in the King's Inn on Sunday Eileen had turkey and ham I had gammin the meat was cooked to perfection melted in your mouth and really hot on a cold day thanks to Fionnuala and her willing helpers. The inn was nicely decorated for Christmas nice and clean and warm. We really enjoyed our... More 

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King J, Owner at Kings Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. Glad to hear you had a great meal and enjoyed your surroundings. Look forward to seeing you again. Many thanks John King More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Had a brilliant time at the kings arms lovely location very friendly owners and staff !rooms are beautiful and very clean .food is of the highest standard had a really fantastic night in the bar with karaoke and all the friendly locals .breakfast was scrumy and the lovely lady who served us was very attentive and I could not fault... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I stayed for a long weekend I was made to feel so welcome by John, his staff, and the locals it was shame to come home. The breakfast was to die for the room was lovely and spacious, the staff could not do enough for me. It felt more like I was staying at a relatives house. The area is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Back for our fourth visit, we wouldn't stay anywhere else while in NI. Wonderful welcome, beautiful, clean room, feels like home. Staff are brilliant and very attentive, nothing is to much trouble. And the food is delicious using good local produce, Dundrum Bay muscles and home made seafood chowder are my favourites and lets not forget the Ulster fry. Can't... More 

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King J, Owner at Kings Inn, responded to this review

Great to see you back again. Glad you had such a good time ! Take care and hope to see you again soon :) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here at Kings Inn for the weekend with the wife and 2 friends, made 2 feel nothing but welcome from we walked through the door Brilliant atmosphere,clean rooms and excellent food. Thanks Fionnula for all the lovely meals and thanks John for being a cracking host

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King J, Owner at Kings Inn, responded to this review

It's great to hear you had a great time. Looking forward to seeing you all again soon. More 

Monsampolo del Tronto, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a simple hotel in a wonderful little town in County Down.We had dinner in the pub below and must say reasinably priced and excellent quality.Chose not to have breakfast so managed to save a bit of money on the room.Highly recommended.Edmond

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King J, Owner at Kings Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Great to see you returning to us and enjoying your stay. look forward to seeing you again. John King More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A family run hotel that has been tastefully renovated to provide the most modern facilities.It has been in the King family for over 70 years,3 generations.We have 8 en-suite bedrooms with tea and coffee making facilities in all. Our intimate restaurant has established a well deserved reputation for its warm atmosphere, superb cuisine and excellent service. Relax with a drink in the comfort of our lounge and dine with a choice of our exstensive bar meals. Experience our weekly entertainment in the lounge bar. The stables suite is ideal for that special occasion weather it be a wedding, birthday or anniversary, we offer meals to suite all occasions from 10 to 110. Close by is Castlewellan forest park with its renowned laboretium as well as many beautiful walks and lakes. The worlds biggest maze is situation within walking distance from us.The famous Royal County Down golf course is only a five minute drive away with another six courses within easy reach. We look forward to seeing you in the near future. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kings Inn

Address: 28-30 Lower Square, Castlewellan BT31 9DW, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Castlewellan
Price Range: $33 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Kings Inn Castlewellan, Northern Ireland
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