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The Lodge at Pilgrim Cottage

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Ballycastle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
The Lodge is some 4 miles inland from the small friendly town of Ballycastle which has a variety of shops, bars and restaurants. It is in a rural location, beside a National Cycle Route. Bicycles may be hired locally. It is the ideal hideaway for those seeking to step aside from the hurly-burly of 21st century living whilst being within easy reach of the scenic Causeway Coast and Glens, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Coast offers stunning scenery, sailing, way-marked walks, golf courses, sandy beaches and surfing for the real enthusiast! It is an ideal location for photographers, painters and poets. The Lodge is a purpose-built, single-storey, level access, self-contained, self-catering unit which is equipped to Tourist Board Four Star standard. The Lodge is designed to sleep a couple with a sofa bed ideally catering for 1... Read more
Listing #HL680726
About the Owner
Ann I
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2013
Interaction with guests
We like to meet guests on arrival to introduce them to the facilities of the Lodge and garden. We are able to offer information and guidance on local highlights and amenities. We supply tourist information and sample menus from places we enjoy dining. We are available for interaction with guests during their stay if they so wish. We like to be able to say good bye at the end of a stay and receive feedback.
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

We found this little gem of a place after lots of searching on TripAdvisor reviews. It deserves its "5" rating. You feel welcome as soon as you are greeted by Ann, and the tea and goodies set out on the table is a really nice...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Wanderer503228, VR Owner at The Lodge at Pilgrim Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Thank you for your warm remarks in the visitors book and here on TripAdvisors. We love meeting guests who enjoy our beautiful North Coast and the Lodge. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed September 13, 2018

Lovely, clean and comfortable annexe in a very quiet and beautiful setting. Has all that you'd need and some very good homely touches too.Very nice owners. Really can't fault it at all and only regret that we didn't stay longer.

Date of stay: September 2018
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Wanderer503228, VR Owner at The Lodge at Pilgrim Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Thanks for a great review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at The Lodge. We look forward to welcoming you back.. Ann & Don

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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 18, 2018


Date of stay: June 2018
Management response:Responded June 20, 2018


  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
The Lodge can accommodate up to 3 people comfortably. Large groups of visitors cannot be accommodated
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    1 Twin
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About the neighbourhood
Ballycastle is a small friendly town with many individual family run businesses from butchers to boutiques and a variety of gastronomic experiences. Traditional music can be heard on Thursday nights and there is modern nightclub music too. The Museum in Castle Street has a wealth of archives and artefacts and there is an interesting and informative guided walk around the town to follow at your leisure. The recorded history of Ballycastle goes as far back as the third century A.D. In the past coal was mined, glass and soap were made in and around the town. There was also a salt works, and iron works and a brewery. Modern day Ballycastle has an attractive sea front with a long sandy beach and large children's play area next to the small marina. Its a place to linger and enjoy ice-cream... more
Getting around
The Causeway Rambler is a local hop on hop off bus service along the Causeway Coast. The Rathlin Island Ferry operates a daily service between Ballycastle harbour, next to the yacht marina, and Church Bay on Rathlin Island.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Belfast City Airport or Belfast International Airp: 100.0 km
Railway: Coleraine: 25.0 km
Ferry: Belfast or Larne approximately: 100.0 km
We are equidistant from three airports: Belfast International, Belfast City and Derry City Airport. Guests may arrive by ferry at several points across Ireland eg Cork, Rosslare, Dublin, Belfast and Larne. We provide detailed directions tailored to point of arrival. Ballycastle is not served by a railway. the nearest station is in Coleraine and taxis are available from there. The Lodge is not on a local bus route - taxis are available in Ballycastle. Car hire can be arranged at ports/airports. Parking at the Lodge is off-road in our large garden.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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