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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a great Sunday lunch here today. The mashed potato and leek and bacon sauce were amazing! The staff were very professional and attentive. An overall great experience, will definitely be back soon.

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Margate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The floors were creaky and the room a bit dated BUT the food was amazing, and best of all it was so friendly and you won't get this history in a premier inn! The staff were all lovely and we will definately be coming back.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This review is about the restaurant not the hotel itself. Freezing cold day when we visited so it was lovely to find the fire blazing away in the hearth and we were lucky enough to be seated right in front of it. Simple lunch food - Cumberland sausages, champ and veg for me and a Guinness and Chicken Goujons with...

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1Thank Terence K
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had just a short stay at this quant little inn. The food was excellent and the service was very friendly. While the room was a little old fashioned it helped to add to the character. Disappointed we did not meet the ghost but can highly recommend this marvelously wee find.

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Belfast and have stayed here overnight on 3 seperate occassions. We always stay in the ghost room which is said to be haunted by maud the ghost of a women who was murdered decades ago when her and her lover where found to be having an affair. The suiter is said to have been beheaded. We stayed...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a paranormal research it was great to have the whole hotel to ourselves. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The rooms were spotless as was the whole hotel. My only fault is the small breakfast Ulster fry ( 1/4 soda and 1/4 potato bread, 1 sausage, 1 slice of bacon normal egg and tomatoes and mushrooms and beans....

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for a few drinks on a Saturday afternoon. The bar area was very quaint with what must be the original layout of the building. They had a nice warm first going and the drinks were ok. We saw some of the food being served, and I must admit we might well be back for some food next time.

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Port Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here in December because we where getting married in Carrickfergus Castle on the 10th. We couldn't have picked a better place to stay. The staff are very friendly, the food was amazing and the breakfast is to die for. It is right in the heart of the town and would recommend to anyone wanting to visit the local...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stay right beside carrickfergus castle. Staff friendly and cooked breakfast wAs delicious stayed in room 21 but did not see ghost! Maybe next time. Very good value for money will be back

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Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We have been here to eat quite a few times and find the staff very friendly and welcoming. The food is excellent - good portions and well presented. There is quite an extensive menu. It's a very old building - 11th century, I think - and this is reflected in the decor. It is a pleasant place to eat but...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic Inn dating back to 13th Century, with many a ghostly tale, located in the heart of Carrickfergus.15 well appointed bedrooms, ensuite & with complimentary WIFI. Popular bar lounge & restaurant serving traditional food throughout the day.Small meeting room for personal dining or team conferences ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dobbins Inn Hotel

Address: 6-8 High Street, Carrickfergus BT38 7AF, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Carrickfergus
Price Range: $109 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dobbins Inn Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Room 5, it looks out onto the street and you have a view of the castle from it.”
 of 5 bubbles davidmiller1964, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Haven't stayed here. It is a local restaurant and a hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles violets88, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Have a night in the bar area”
 of 5 bubbles charlesm543, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor for me. Less stairs to climb.”
 of 5 bubbles Norjay, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Back room for quietness.”
 of 5 bubbles 1STTRAVELLER, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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