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London, UK
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I stayed here one night as I was working in the area and I couldn't have picked a lovelier place. Margaret welcomed me with a pot or tea and a muffin (the teapot even had a teacosy on it!). Lovely spacious room and breakfast...well, what can I say? Delicious. Try the homemade bread - it's to die for! Thanks for...

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

A very comfortable B&B, hosted by the most wonderful Margaret! You will be made most welcome. The rooms are very comfortable, facilitating a sound night's sleep. Breakfast! What a way to get your day started! Your eggs will sourced that morning from under the hens (and they taste fantastic!) If I'm in Ards again - I'm beating a path to...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2014

We stayed here for two nights last week as we were on holiday visiting family and friends. Margaret and Ronnie were the friendliest hosts you could possibly encounter. The room was very spacious and comfortable the whole house was full of interesting antiques and artifacts. The breakfast was superb and the award that Margaret won is fully deserved. We had...

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3Thank DavidandGail_11
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We stayed in Beech cottage at Christmas and we were so pleased we booked again for may bank holiday and we have been several times since. Margaret and Ronnie made us feel very welcome and made us feel totally at home! Margaret put a Christmas tree up for us which made it feel lovley and the cottage is such a...

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1Thank Annie L
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 March 2014

My daughter and I stayed at Ballycastle House for a few days in September 2013 and were thrilled with both the accommodation quality and the graciousness of our hosts. Margaret and Ron made us extremely welcome, offered us assistance on where to eat and the best places for parking in Newtownards town, and provided a breakfast to die for. We...

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1Thank BevMcD
essex uk
Reviewed 29 January 2013

you are always guarenteed a warm welcome from hosts margaret and ron. we had beech cottage which is joined to th main house.it has everythiong you could want for a comfortable stay. i was with my partner and two friends who are both disabled. the layout was perfect with everything on ground floor wheelchair accessable and our own retreat upstairs....

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2Thank bigfootuk
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Four of us had a warm welcome from Margaret and were given comfortable rooms. Breakfast was splendid and freshly cooked to order. It all felt very homely and we were treated to a tour of Ronnie's fabulous collection of old restored tractors and cars. An added bonus was watching the red squirrels playing in the garden. Thanks very much to...

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1Thank MervynHutton
Shropshire
Reviewed 2 August 2012

Wonderful warm Irish welcome from Margaret and Ronnie and a really great house in a wonderful setting very near the shores of Strangford Lough. Comfortable en suite room for my son and myself with character beds which were very good. Great breakfasts! Served in a dining room with a host of interesting features (the sideboard is truly amazing!). Self catering...

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1Thank JackShropshire
Lubbock, Texas
Reviewed 6 July 2012

Our host Margaret made us dinner reservations at a pub near by and that was helpful due to our late arrival. Margaret treats everyone as part of the family and you feel truly a part of the family. The food was good and the rooms were nice.

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Thank goodness, Margaret had the cottage available since I had injured myself on arrival in Ireland and was having to use a wheelchair. The cottage has a kitchen, living room and two bedrooms, one on the ground floor. Margaret had already made us a dinner reservation in the nearby town. The B&B was charming and the grounds were in full...

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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 Rd, Newtownards, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Newtownards
Price Range: $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“The cottage on location is great for families staying over an extended period.”
 of 5 bubbles burrdjd, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Nothing is very far away even though you're out in the countryside. It is very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles 872peggic, 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are just great! Beautifully furnished and well equipped. We stayed in Primrose which is a family room.”
 of 5 bubbles JackShropshire, 2 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Ask fro a room on the ground floor if you have special needs.”
 of 5 bubbles JimmyB109, 6 Jul 2012 | Read review
“You don't need a tip! Every room is perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles mmccoy1730, 19 Oct 2011 | Read review
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