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Flax Mill has nine bedrooms on three levels and four lounges
5.0 of 5 bubbles
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9 reviews
Flax Mill has nine bedrooms on three levels and four lounges
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6 Bedrooms, 12 Bathrooms, Sleeps 24
Coleraine, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
The Old Flax Mill<BR><BR>Stunning Flax Mill conversion dating from 1786 sitting in a shallow tranquil valley in the townland of Collins, Aghadowey Parish, just five minutes drive from the buzz & all the amenities of Coleraine Riverside Centre.<BR><BR>A superb base for touring Northern Ireland & a character tourist stay in its own right in a private riverside setting<BR><BR>• Comfortable, affordable, self catering, riverside accommodation<BR>• Ideal for large parties for holidays, birthdays, anniversary celebrations, wedding accommodation<BR>• Huge space of 12,000 sq ft makes the Mill the best value proposition in the county<BR>• Sleeps 20 on regular bookings, sleeps up to 28 for special occasions on conversion<BR>• Five lounges on three levels for party gatherings<BR&g... Read more
About the Owner, Fergus D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 65 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : May 2014
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 10 reviews and 11 properties
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Miami, Florida
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

The Old Flax Mill was beyond expectations and exceeded ours. Our family (10) incl 2 grandchildren experienced a home that was perfectly located for N. Ireland, clean, plenty of space, quiet, extremely comfortable, relaxing and being a family together in an environment and setting that is second to none. The value of what we paid to the services and home...

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Management response:

Many thanks for the kind words. We always hope that we provide a value proposition which is truly value for money. We are always improving our service offering and adding facilities, particularly pleased to be welcoming American guests to our shores and these guests appreciated the great base the Flax Mill provides for touring Northern Ireland

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jmickc
Pwllheli, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 for a stay in May 2016
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We were a group of seven, would have been more but some had to drop out for various reasons. This place could have soaked up twice as many, it's just so big, a long way to walk to make a cup of tea. Not complaining, but it is a vast place. A choice of sitting-rooms, and more seating in the...

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Management response:

Thank you for that very kind review which highlight the main features; great location, ample room in accommodation and in the common areas We have charged ahead with yet more renovation so there are some common areas in the annex not the standard of the main residence and hopefully they will be polished off very soon

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Gareth D
Wetherby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

we had a fantastic holiday here with a group of 18 adults. This is a huge old Flax Mill in a secluded setting with grass gardens leading down to a river. The house has been renovated to a high standard, with premium bathroom fittings. There are 9 separate bedrooms- house big enough to take more if with children who don't...

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Gareth, that's a very kind review and again, apologies for the inconvenience of any upgrade works, in progress. The guts of that will be polished off by end of May. The other mill building will host its first wedding in October this year. We appreciate your stay and very glad you enjoyed the mill please come again. Its great to...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (24)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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$3,118
£2,500
$3,741
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May 7, 2017 -
May 14, 2017
North West 200 2017
3 nights
$1,122
£900
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$3,679
£2,950
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Tailored packages available on request. We would hope to be able to meet most of your requirements but we usually offer minimum of 5 nights unless it is a large group

Larger longer block bookings receive lower rates.
Parties of ten or more can have exclusive guest use of the Old Flax Mill
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Belfast International: 24.9 mi
Railway: Coleraine: 3.1 mi
Ferry: Larne: 18.6 mi
DIRECTIONS TO OFM from Belfast City Airport.<BR><BR>Take exit out of airport (BHD) signed Belfast City Centre. <BR><BR>A2 dual carriageway for 2 miles then take M3 which is a short run of motorway linking up to M2 and M5. <BR><BR>Follow M2 its the left hand motorway lanes going uphill towards the international airport and the North.<BR> <BR>M2 take Junction one for A26 to Ballymena and keep following signs for Coleraine and Ballymoney. <BR><BR>Road is mixture of A road, dual carriageway & M way. <BR><BR>Take 1st exit for Ballymoney B62 (LHS). <BR><BR>Follow road to mini RAB [roundabout] & carry straight over (BP Garage on RHS) c.1mile. <BR><BR>Take slip rd on LHS B66 & go through tra... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.5 mi.
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