We absolutely loved staying here. The house was really great, very stylish but comfortable and clean too. Is is possible to suffer from "cooker envy" ? I definitely had it! The kitchen was gorgeous, very well equiped and bright, with an induction cooker which was brilliant. The power shower in the bathroom was really excellent too.
It has a great location. Shops and cafes/restaurants are about 5 mins walk away, at either end of Oakland Avenue, on the Belmont Rd and Upper Newtownards Rd. It's really good to have the option to eat locally if you don't feel like cooking or heading into the city centre. That's one thing that makes a location great for us and Oakland had it. Would recommend Il Pirata on the Upper Newtownards Rd which we went to, it does fab Italian food. Stormont Castle is also a quick drive away and we had a really lovely walk there with fantastic views when we got to the top. The Titanic Centre, just at the end of the Newtownards Rd is wonderful... more