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Hillyard House

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Reviewed 6 September 2015

This place is a treasure! The staff are welcoming and very efficient and friendly. Nothing was too much trouble. I was accompanied by my miniature schnauzer dog and he also was made very welcome. I chose to sit in the very pretty courtyard but was invited to stay inside if I wished. There is an allocated area that is dog...

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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Love the new decor. Menu gives great choice. Food delicious and good price. Buns and cakes are too tempting. Staff are very friendly and attentive. Outdoor area lovely. Cant recommend this place enough.

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1Thank Sar40th
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Went for lunch. Very clean and well decorated, nice and bright. Menu was good for lunch with a range of options for kids. Bike friendly court yard looks hand too. I had a toastie and a coffee. My nephew had a burger and chips, the burger looked great and he happily got stuck in. He was also excited to get...

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Thank FactoryDave
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Stopped off for coffee with my sister after our walk. Great flat white - and nothing too much trouble for the staff. Especially Stephen who made our morning with lots of laughs as he brought out our coffee to the outdoor seating area. Keep up the good work and the quality customer service. Place was spotlessly clean. Totally a great...

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Thank Carolyn M
Northern Ireland
Reviewed 27 May 2015

No flowery language, just a really nice lunch in a really nice courtyard, served by really nice people. Not the easiest place to find and we had missed it on previous visits to the area, but in the end, head for Castlewellan Forrest Park and it is on the right just before you go through the gates. I have no...

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Thank Norman G
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

While exploring the area on my motorcycle I was looking for a refreshment stop for coffee and cake. I happened upon Hillyard House as it looked like a classic coffee shop back home in England. It didn't disappoint, lovely coffee, delightful decor, friendly staff as I've come to expect over here. The only thing that prevents me from giving an...

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Nimes, France
Reviewed 24 April 2015

stayed there for one week with family and friends for a mountain bike event . all the group has absolutely "owned " the place during the stay .... difficult to leave . dominic king and his family are perfect hosts . we should go back there with pleasure .

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1Thank schott j
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

We arrived here just after 9 on a sunny, Sunday morning and it looked great. Smart decor, items well displayed and the whole place spotlessly clean. I had a good Americano, the others had a late and a pot pf tea. The real thing made with leaves not tea bags. We each had a scone and these were the best...

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1Thank KitGolding
Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Stayed here a few weeks ago on Saturday night for a conference. Have to say it was great...nice rooms and food for the price and great staff...thats what makes the place..nothing is to much trouble. Keep on doing what you do and all will be well!!

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2Thank catherine262
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2015

We just popped in for a coffee and a scone. With an easy manner the owner chatted to us and made us feel very welcome. Being able to bring the dog in rather than leave him in the car is a very nice option. The staff were friendly. The coffee and the scone were good and set us up nicely...

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Address: 1-5 Castle Avenue, Castlewellan BT31 9DX, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Castlewellan
Number of rooms: 10
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“We didn't stay but definitely recommend the cafe.”
 of 5 bubbles JulieB640, 4 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Our family room was room #8 and was on 2nd floor. Lift only services up to 1st level so be careful if this would be a problem for you.”
 of 5 bubbles dawnf979, 23 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Room 103 was great ,it was lovely and warm :-)”
 of 5 bubbles Robotgirl7, 27 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Room was very nice, quite standard and a little dated but has all you need, including tea and coffee and very clean.”
 of 5 bubbles gl0betr0tter-89, 17 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Only went for afternoon tea but the whole place was beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean.”
 of 5 bubbles Travelbug141, 29 Dec 2012 | Read review
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