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West Kelowna, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were only able to stay 1 night, but throughly enjoyed - and recommend - the River Mill. Aidan was on his own this night, but didn't disappoint! Checkin time was as arranged, the room spacious and very clean, car parking safe and secure - advice and suggestions regarding our travel appreciated and thoughtful. Very good option... More 

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Aiden and Theresa were wonderful hosts. The location was stunning. The rooms were lovely. The breakfast was delicious. And we really enjoyed meeting them both. Tripadvisor is requiring that I write more before I can submit this review but really I think this covers it!

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Cheshire
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59 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

My daughter and I stayed here during our mini break to Downpatrick. Such a wonderful "find", the cottage has been renovated to very high standards, yet still has the cottage feel. Spotlessly clean throughout. Our host,Theresa, made us very welcome and provided delicious breakfasts. Bedrooms are very comfortable and the lounge and mezzanine area offer the perfect place to relax... More 

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

We stayed in this superbly converted watermill which is spacious , tranquil but utterly modern in its fittings and furnishings thanks to the obvious good taste of its owners Aidan and Theresa who had converted the ruined mill a few years ago and were justly proud of what they had achieved. Very quiet location away from any traffic and a... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Last week my wife and I had the pleasure of spending a night at the River Mill B&B. We had just left a farm b&b in Donegal so we were definitely in the rural mode. The River Mill B&B is only a few miles outside of Downpatrick (supposed burial place of Saint Patrick) and it indeed provided the serenity and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I stayed at the River Mill over the bank holiday weekend for a wedding I was attending in Downpatrick. A friend also booked with me and the hosts were more than happy for us both to book in at the same time but check out on different days. The location is perfect for a city slicker to get a breath... More 

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Reviewed 21 May 2015

After several days on the road our two nights here were just what we needed--walks up and around Ballyclander Road (more of a lane than a road), excellent dinners at local restaurants, sheep, cows, and great breakfasts by Aiden. The rooms were comfortable and quiet and the building is very interesting with an interesting history. Theresa was away but Aiden... More 

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 May 2015

We found this fab B&B on Trip advisor and are so glad we did. Such a wonderful warm welcome from Theresa and Aidan. Very clean, well appointed and very comfortable ground floor room with our own entrance so as to not disturb everyone when we came in later in the evening. Very quiet location with some beautiful surroundings. Extremely helpful... More 

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Rivermill, Owner at The River Mill B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you terrific review we appreciate the time you took to do this. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us here at The River Mill and hope that you can come back again soon. Thanks again. More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2014

We stayed at the River Mill for a break from inner city pressures. Total tranquility. Great food and welcome. Lovely breakfast and very picturesque setting. Highly recommend for peace and quiet. Outstanding.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 May 2014

We stayed one night. Theresa and Aidan are wonderful and hospital hosts. Theresa is a handy one - she made her own table and chairs! Aidan makes a great full Irish breakfast. They recommended a restaurant nearby for dinner that was just perfect. Our room was quiet, very clean, and comfortable. We really enjoyed touring Down County. Theresa and Aidan... More 

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Rivermill, Owner at The River Mill B&B, responded to this review

How kind of you to take the time to write such a wonderful review. It was a pleasure to have you to stay and we are glad that you enjoy exploring Downpatrick and the local area there is a lot to see with amazing history. You will always be welcome to return. Thank you. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Magnificent newly restored Mill - a hidden treasure in the heart of Co. Down Ireland.The River Mill is situated in the countryside 2 miles from Ardglass in St Patrick’s Country. Television tea/coffee making facilities in bedrooms. Historic & Ancient sites. Restaurants and golf courses. Herbal Healing Clinic on doorstep. 45 minutes from George Best City Airport, 75mins from Belfast International Airport, 2 hours from Dublin. Transfers can be arranged on request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The River Mill B&B

Address: 43 Ballyclander Road | Ardglass, Downpatrick BT30 7DE, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Downpatrick
Price Range: RM393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Both rooms are ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles holidayjunkie35, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms seem fab but we were downstairs, could be used for disabled as all on one level.”
 of 5 bubbles clare1964_12, 7 May 2015 | Read review
“We only saw one room but it was very large with a large wetroom. There was a side door which meant we could come and go without going through the main house which was very good. As the property has been completely renovated I would imagine all rooms would be similar.”
 of 5 bubbles SatisfiedLanark, 26 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Clicked pool in error; there wasn't one! Requested ground floor rooms and were accommodated.”
 of 5 bubbles Sominex, 25 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Ladies even a Hair dryer supplied !”
 of 5 bubbles JackiD_13, 2 Apr 2013 | Read review
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