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Balcary Bay Country House Hotel

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  • Average7%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent two nights here last weekend. Hotel is in a superb location and is well maintained and appointed. Our standard room (bay view) was very comfortable, and the hotel's reputation for fine dining is fully justified. The owner and staff were friendly and helpful. The...More

Thank AndrewandEleanorB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Obvious high standards throughout our stay. Food absolutely excellent. One change I'd make is the coffee; I suppose for me it's a personal preference. Staff warm and friendly. Room service excellent. WiFi worked in our room. Good to be able to start on a walk...More

Thank mighthavebeen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the 13th year we’ve been coming to Balcary Bay, so it’s obvious how much we love it! The staff are always welcoming- even the owner Graeme! He can seem quite haughty at first meeting but is loving when you get to know him...More

Thank Chi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly welcome in a fantastic location complimented with excellent food and service. comfortable quiet room with all the necassary facilities both for business and pleasure. If you get time the picturesque cliffe top walk is a must!

Thank sdholenka
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our fourth visit. The hotel is remote but right on the sea front with some great views and walks. The hotel is spotless, the staff are very friendly and the food is excellent. It’s quiet, peaceful and a great place just to chill...More

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Helen S
5 November 2016|
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Response from seashell51 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are welcome to stay with you in the rooms. We stayed here with our border terrier. in a garden view room. They even have dog bags in a dispenser in the grounds. A walk along the shore is a must. lots of interesting... More
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Kerry C
15 August 2016|
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Response from dmsc07900 | Reviewed this property |
It is a lovely secluded bay, forest tracks as well as the gardens, stretch of beach at the back of the hotel, there is also a cliff walk that can be taken from the hotel, no doubt they could supply you with more information.
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alikerr2008
17 May 2016|
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