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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2015

20 of us dinned out at Dobbins Inn on 5th Feb. we eat in the bar area with a lovely log burning fire. The staff were very patient waiting on a few that were 20 mins late. The food was fabulous. I was very impressed at how quick the service was. The food was hot and everyone eat at the...

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1Thank Avril M
Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2015

We called in here for lunch while visiting Carrickfergus Castle and were very pleasantly surprised. There was a set menu where you could get 2 courses for £12 and they were utterly delicious. We were expecting small portions and a limited menu but the portions were huge and there was a lot of choice. where else would you get half...

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4Thank Kate E
Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

We stayed here because everywhere in Belfast was booked up but this turned out to be to our advantage. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The bar was welcoming and the Guiness was good. The room was very comfy and clean. Best of all was the traditional breakfast which was possibly the best cooked breakfast I've ever had. And...

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2Thank Helen R
Letterkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 27 November 2014

This is an old style hotel in the centre of Carrickfergus, with a lovely little bar. It's just across the road from Spoon's, but a totally different clientele. Spoons is a bit ruff ' ready, where this is a lot more refined. It has low ceilings and soft lighting and the staff are very friendly and welcoming. Sports are shown...

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3Thank letterkennycaint
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Had no plans of where to go and just wandered in to this wee gem. I love the ambience and decor. Only went in for lunch but the food was brill and the staff were just lovely. Felt so welcome and relaxed. Definitely going back and maybe stay a night. Some great deals on. Nice one :)

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2Thank sallyheggarty
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Just had a few hours in this lovely hotel. No complaints here as staff, food and atmosphere was totally faultless. The music wasnt bad either. Get yourselves down to High Street, Carrickfergus for a nice easy Saturday night that dosent cost the earth, including music. A* from us. Many thanks folks.

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1Thank stillsearching2013
Lurgan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Went here on a Living Social voucher, the carvery was excellent with a choice of 4 cuts. I had the beef and pork, really tasty and really good value. The ambience was like hotels of the 60's , just what we like.

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1Thank Trevor M
Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2014 via mobile

We stayed here one night n the staff were very helpful in everyway also found the old style lay out very nice n definitely a bit different ;) the room we had was very nice n clean if a little small!! Breakfast was cereal and a cooked fry n was very nice :) would go again :)

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2014

fixture and fittings are nearly as old as the building reception area is an eye sore needs to go back to the coffee lounge that it was yrs ago not everyone wants to go into the bar need better offers during the day for food

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Just returned home from yet another amazing stay at the lovely dobbins inn. This lovely hotel has always gave me a warm welcome when I come to stay the rooms are fantastic with greet showers. I always have a drink in the pub downstairs and have a good laugh with the bar and waiting staff always friendly and will help...

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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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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 

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Address: 6-8 High Street, Carrickfergus BT38 7AF, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Carrickfergus
Price Range: $112 - $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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“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
“Rear rooms offer a quieter night away from revelers emerging from other pubs after closing time.”
 of 5 bubbles 416adamh, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Book early for rooms with a view. Resident ghost in Room 21. No common family room as such, but the staff would bend over backwards to help”
 of 5 bubbles H9759PQlindac, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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