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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed in Denvirs Hotel last night with my girlfriend.. Check in was seamless and the girl who showed us our room was professional and soo polite (her name escapes me but was quite small and blonde hair). Also had dinner in the hotel.. fresh and delicious. The bar staff were attentive and up for the craic. The room we were... More 

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Thank Patrick R
TheHoratioGroup, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Patrick, We will certainly pass on your thanks, and also, thank you for taking the time to give us such a positive review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, even though you missed breakfast, but hopefully you'll come and see us again, Kind Regards Christopher More 

London
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50 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Established in 1642, it is apparently the second oldest building in Downpatrick. Our room was a good size with decent storage and a good bed and a decent bathroom. We had the fry-up for breakfast, which was big and tasty. We also had lunch here and it was very good. It is also very convenient for the cathedral, museum, St... More 

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Thank Lovefoodandculture
TheHoratioGroup, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a nice review. You are indeed correct in stating that we were established in 1642 and the premises have operated as a Coaching Inn since that time. We believe we are the oldest Coaching Inn in Ireland still operating. We hope you enjoyed your visit to the area and hopefully... More 

Newry, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Stopped by at this old time hotel today with a friend for coffee and late lunch, charming and very old school decor , busy but quaint , staff friendly and good service. Food was very good excellent portions with a coffee refil when needed. Definitly recommend to anyone

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Thank paddy b
TheHoratioGroup, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Paddy, We're delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Denvir's and hopefully we'll see you again soon, Regards Chris More 

Mount Pleasant
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26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

This is in Downpatrick...a bit depressed. Not a great place - the luster has gone from this once-great hotel. The staff was pleasant. The room was adequate. I would not recommend it as a place to stay unless you have to go to Downpatrick... the pics on the website are true - but very "optimistic"... parking is a challenge.

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TheHoratioGroup, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi gsoco, I must admit I was a bit disappointed by your review and it made me look back at those of our other guests who have stayed this year in case we are missing something. They were all very positive. I read yours again. "The staff was pleasant", good, and "the room was adequate", I suppose this depends on... More 

Newtownards, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Ok, I have every sympathy for the bar staff - a whole pile of people come tumbling through the door, with no reservations, some hoping to eat, others merely wanting a drink, no-one in charge or having organised the crowd in advance. However, we were all there as individuals who just happened to leave an event at the same time... More 

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Thank Pat B
TheHoratioGroup, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Pat B, Thank you for taking the time to post this review. Obviously we wish customers would raise concerns directly with us before going public, but we do realise that it is a customers perogative to go straight to Tripadvisor and that some satisfaction can be gained from so doing. Firstly, we are genuinely sorry that you were left... More 

Taplow, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night, nice enough room with polished wooden floor. Plumbing a but iffy, cold water tap revolved and bath tap jammed, but you can get around it. Nice bar area and the food was very good with friendly and efficient staff.

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Thank Keith H
TheHoratioGroup, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Keith, Thank you for the review, and sincere apologies about the taps. These issues have now been resolved, I just wish I had known about them before you stayed. Sorry. I'm gald though that you enjoyed the bar and the food, and that the staff helped to enhance your stay. Hopefully we'll see you again soon, Regards Chris More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

We stayed here for a wedding nearby for 1 night. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. Our room was excellent - very spacious and clean. We couldn't get a taxi to the wedding venue so one of the staff members brought us out which we thought was a very nice gesture.

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Thank Anita D
Smags50, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Anita, Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and delighted that the staff were able to help you out when you couldn't get a lift. They're not a bad lot!! Chris More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend had dinner with her parents in denvirs on Sunday evening, cannot fault this place at all.. The staff are very well trained very helpful and polite. Food was amazing. You will not leave hungry, locals are very welcoming. Real down to earth people, warm and clean bar and snug. Keep up the amazing work ladies and... More 

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Thank Gary H
Smags50, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Gary, Thank you for such a positive review. We're delighted you enjoyed your visit to Denvir's. We're also delighted you got to meet some of our locals. We've got some wonderful customers; I think they are our best feature. Hopefully we'll see you again soon. Chris More 

Ballymena, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for the sunflower races. I rang several weeks in advance to ensure we would get a quiet room as he was racing the next day. I was assured the room would be quiet. The room was far from quiet!!! We could practically here everyone's conversation from the bar and restaurant ( and we didn't... More 

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Thank Napt78
TheHoratioGroup, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Napt78, I'm really sorry that you were disappointed with your time with us and I can only apologise. I can assure though of a few things. We did put you in what we consider to ba a quiet room I'm sure that the voices you heard were not coming from the bar. We have a "communal room" on the... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

We stopped into this little hotel after a long road trip from Dublin for a quick bite to eat before returning home. We should have payed more attention to the menu!! It did say fresh burger allow an extra 15min. Yes you have guessed 1 person ordered the burger and we all had to wait on it however our food... More 

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Thank TjibsnCat
TheHoratioGroup, Owner at Denvir's Hotel, responded to this review

Hi TjibsnCat, I'm delighted you enjoyed your meal and look forward to your return. Sorry about the delay on the burger, but as you've pointed out, we do cook from fresh. Maybe though it's something that our waiting staff should point out. I'll recommend this. Thanks again, Chris More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A country home away from home! Established in 1642, Denvir's Hotel is steeped in history and is the perfect setting for a relaxing break. Offering old world charm in the heart of Downpatrick, Denvir's has a long tradition of sheltering travellers and will endeavour to ensure that your stay will be a memorable one. Now part of the award winning Botanic Inns group, Denvir’s is the oldest surviving coaching inn in Ireland and is now a grade ‘A’ listed building. The building itself has been extensively and sympathetically renovated while retaining its original character. With six attractive and beautifully restored bedrooms, a restaurant, lounge and snug bars as well as two function rooms for hire; there are many reasons to visit Denvir’s. All of Downpatrick's best historical attractions are located on the same road as Denvirs. St Patricks Grave, The Catherdral and the Gaol are all located on English Street. So we're in the heart of the action! We look forward to welcoming you to Denvir's Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Denvir's Hotel

Address: 14-16 English Street, Downpatrick BT30 6AB, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Downpatrick
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Denvirs Hotel Downpatrick
Denvir's Hotel Downpatrick, Northern Ireland
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