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    Dobbins Inn Hotel

    6-8 High Street, Carrickfergus BT38 7AF, Northern Ireland
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    Overview

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    24 Feb 2017
    “Pleasant stay ”
    5 Feb 2017
    “Quaint Bar Area”
    Free Wifi
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    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Just took family here food was awful was like frozen food served up really disappointed cause what the photos show you isn't what you get never be back . Place isn't very clean either need to put real picture in this. Was awful 🤢🤢🤢

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Called in for a pint and stayed for a few, nice clean pub with history. Bar staff were really friendly, good range of beers and fair prices. Would prefer some music playing rather than the TV. Great find and would go back!

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    Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

    I was truly excited to stay at The Dobbins. The history and stories of it were enough to entice me to add it to my list of historic stays in the U.K. The entry is lovely and the reception was friendly. Sadly, Maude the resident...More

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    Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

    Private birthday party including 3 course meal. The food was excellent and lots of it. Pate as starter ..peppered chicken with all the trimmings....and pavlova for dessert.....absolutely lovely. Only a couple of staff to serve the whole room and food was plentiful and hot....perfect in...More

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    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    Situated in the centre of carrickfergus we stopped off for lunch and the quality of both the food and service were excellent. The menu is varied and prices are reasonable and lunch was most enjoyable.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$79 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    retired5_2011
    Where is the parking and at what cost ?
    9 June 2016|
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    Response from OwnerDobbins | Property representative |
    There is on restricted on street parking from 5.00pm - 9am over night, directly outside the hotel. However we can direct you where there is free parking close by.
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    Sharon W
    Is the haunted room available on the 4th September, my fella loves the Dobbins and would love to stay in it? X
    18 August 2015|
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    Response from QualityIrelandlady | Reviewed this property |
    Suggest you contact hotel directly for availability. Have a spooky stay!
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    Nancy B
    Are there twin bedrooms with a stand alone shower in any of the rooms? Price and does it include a full Irish breakfast?
    1 December 2014|
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    Response from OwnerDobbins | Property representative |
    Yes, we have twins rooms and free standing showers. All prices booked directly with the hotel include full breakfast. Kind regards Kirsty
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    "Room 5, it looks out onto the street and you have a view of the castle from it."
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    "Haven't stayed here. It is a local restaurant and a hotel."
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    "Have a night in the bar area"
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    "First floor for me. Less stairs to climb."
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