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Reviewed September 14, 2015

A warm welcome to a clean cottage with everything as advertised would have made this a wonderful place to stay. There was nobody around when we arrived and calls to the contact number were not answered. The bed was made as a king instead of two twins as we had clearly requested. The wifi was non existent and had been...

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed September 12, 2014

This cottage has it all except the beds, the king was a mix and match. Owner did state that a new bed was due the next week. Shower was OK. for someone under 50's the step into the shower/bath was definitely not conducive to the more mature traveller.

Thank James C
Newtownards, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 5, 2013

This was our second stay at this beautifully restored cottage situated in a rural setting, about 3 miles from Broughshane village. The cottage is well equipped and comfortable, with two sitting rooms, one of which has a woodburning stove. The garden is pleasant and relaxing to sit in, with occasional visits from the ducks and hens. A car is necessary...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blackthorn Cottage in County Antrim in the north of Ireland is a 200-year-old traditional farmhouse. It provides self-catering holiday accommodation for two people with a double bedroom (with a king-sized double bed or twin beds), an airy light-filled living room, a small sitting / reading room, and a large kitchen. The holiday cottage offers a peaceful venue for creativity or relaxation. It is in an excellent location from which to explore Northern Ireland, especially the Glens of Antrim, the north Antrim coast, and the Giant's Causeway (including some of the locations featured in 'Game of Thrones' - The Iron Islands and The Stormlands!) ... more   less 

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Address: Knowehead Road | Broughshane, Ballymena BT43 7JD, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballymena
Hotel Class:4 star — Blackthorn Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 2
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Blackthorn Cottage Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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