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Dobbins Inn Hotel

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“steak”(21 reviews)
“haunted room”(7 reviews)
“resident ghost”(6 reviews)
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All reviewssteakhaunted roomresident ghostlots of charactercarrickfergus castlebit datedfood is excellentbottle of winecooked to perfectionbrick wallan overnight staybar restaurantwarm welcomestayed here for nightsevening mealnorthern irelandulster fry
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is once again a review of the restaurant only. And once again a very cosy, welcoming atmosphere. Service is very pleasant and the meal arrived in very good time indeed. We both settled for the turkey/ham roast of the day (mini version) and it...More

1  Thank Terence K
Response from OwnerDobbins, General Manager at Dobbins Inn HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Terence, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I am pleased that your overall experience was a good one. In relation to dishes not on the menu, we plan to vary the menu more regularly than before, taking into account what...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We visit this lovely place quite regularly but it just depends on which chef is on how your meal turns out not naming or saying male or female the staff no themselves we normally have the steak deal which is a great value but the...More

1  Thank caravaners
Response from OwnerDobbins, General Manager at Dobbins Inn HotelResponded 20 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent visit. The steak deal as you are aware is a very popular dish throughout the week and especially at the weekends. The steak deal comes with a garlic bread starter, the steaks...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017

Lovely old hotel with excellent food and service, staff incredibly friendly and if you were worried about parking there's ample less than a minute away. The Castle is just across the road and the Church arond the corner as was the museum:and then there's the...More

1  Thank Neil C
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Me and my husband stayed here for 3 nights to attend a wedding. The Inn is very old and dated. It was clean and tidy. We were in room 14 which looked onto a flat roof. The room was clean as was the bathroom. The...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I stayed at this inn for one night when visiting an old friend. I couldn't believe it was built in the early 1300s as it is lovely! Renovated and up to date but maintaining its character. The floors on the main floor and in the...More

1  Thank Triciamaw
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US$77 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$77 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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retired5_2011
9 June 2016|
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Response from OwnerDobbins | Property representative |
There is on restricted on street parking from 5.00pm - 9am over night, directly outside the hotel. However we can direct you where there is free parking close by.
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Sharon W
18 August 2015|
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Response from QualityIrelandlady | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you contact hotel directly for availability. Have a spooky stay!
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Nancy B
30 November 2014|
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Response from OwnerDobbins | Property representative |
Yes, we have twins rooms and free standing showers. All prices booked directly with the hotel include full breakfast. Kind regards Kirsty
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"Room No5 top floor is fantastic"
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"no elevator so lower floors are better no first floor rooms"
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"Upper floor is quiet."
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"They have a band some nights so perhaps ask for a room furthest from the bar."
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