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Pittsburgh
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is our 3rd visit at Ballycastle House. A beautiful bed & Breakfast for the most discerning traveler. What really makes the stay outstanding are the hosts Margaret and Ronnie Deering who make you feel like part of the family. The Ulster fries and morning breakfasts are outstanding cooked to your order. This is a great way to start your...

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Reviewed September 8, 2016

I can't thank Margaret and her husband enough for their hospitality during our stay at the end of August. The house is absolutely stunning and you instantly feel at home. Me and my fiance shared the double room, which was absolutely beautiful, very spacious and had a large bathroom. Margaret has thought of every detail from tea, coffee, water and...

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Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
Reviewed June 5, 2016

It came as no surprise that Margaret and Ronnie's hospitality and accommodations were top drawer. We stayed with them in 2010 and have talked about it ever since, and on both occasions we were treated like old friends at their very comfortable home. Their one large breakfast table and Margaret's introductions made for friendly conversation with other guests as we...

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Ghent
Reviewed June 3, 2016

We had a lovely stay with Margaret and Ronnie. We had a warm welcome with tea/coffee and biscuits. It is everything you expect of a traditional bed and breakfast, a beautiful house and rooms. The room had tea making facilities and the after eight mints by the bed were a nice touch. The bed was very comfortable and we have...

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Fochabers, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 16, 2015

Margaret and her husband are amazing hosts and I can't thank them enough for their kindness and hospitality on my recent visit. From a welcoming cup of tea, beautiful en suite room and a great gluten free breakfast (especially made for me) nothing is too much bother for them. Stunning place inside and out but it is the hosts who...

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north carolina
Reviewed September 20, 2015

The house is a beautiful family homeplace and very comfortable, the breakfast was GREAT. The Deering's treated my wife and I like family. Ron spent an afternoon showing me his antique tractor collection, and what a collection it is. Very convenient for travel to Belfast. The type B&B that we are always looking for.

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed August 20, 2015

Absolutely gorgeous place to stay. Margaret can't do enough to assist you. The grounds and house are superbly clean and comfortable. The ulster breakfast is gorgeous, best ever. It's such a lovely and quiet location.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 19, 2015

Hugely warm welcome; comfortable bedroom; huge bathroom; excellent breakfast - what more could you ask for? Used it as a base to visit Mount Stewart House and Gardens, and Ulster Folk Museum, but it is close enough to Belfast to use it as a base for a longer stay.

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San Marcos, California
Reviewed July 14, 2015

The rooms were lovingly comfortable and breakfast deliciously filling. But it was the warm hospitality of Mr. and Mrs. Deering that is most memorable. The first time we found Ballycastle House in 1993 was serendipitous as we hoped to find the family farm near Carrowdore. Mr. Deering allowed my 10 year old daughter to rise early to feed their new...

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Northern Ireland
Reviewed July 11, 2015

We stayed here last night while attending a wedding nearby , it was super and our hosts were excellent . Our bed was very comfortable and everywhere was spotless . The decor is so artistic with some gorgeous antiques . Breakfast was cooked to order and the fresh fruit was delicious .

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Ballycastle House

Address: 20 Mountstewart Road, Newtownards BT22 2AL, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Newtownards
Price Range: $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Ballycastle House Newtownards, Northern Ireland
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“The cottage on location is great for families staying over an extended period.”
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“Nothing is very far away even though you're out in the countryside. It is very peaceful.”
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“All rooms are just great! Beautifully furnished and well equipped. We stayed in Primrose which is a family room.”
 of 5 bubbles JackShropshire, Aug 2, 2012 | Read review
“Ask fro a room on the ground floor if you have special needs.”
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“You don't need a tip! Every room is perfect!”
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