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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I don't even know where to start! This place is fantastic. My partner and I live in England. His home town and family live not far from the Marine. We decided to have our wedding in Ireland. I was hesitant at first to plan something mainly over the phone and email but I had nothing to worry about! Our first... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were lucky enough to have purchased a Groupon deal for a 1 night stay for 2 with breakfast for £49! Hard to beat! This is a lovely location & my husband & I treated ourselves to a Sunday night stay (no kids, no cooking!) always a bonus. We were on the first floor & our room had been recently... More 

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My daughter booked her wedding at the Marine hotel , travelling from England we brought 50 Guests with the majority staying here. I can't thank everyone enough who work at this hotel for their efforts in making her wedding day run as smoothly as it did. The staff were all so friendly and helpful ,from reception ,to waitress and bar... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 1 night, idea for visiting Giants Causeway etc. Booked a family room which was huge with a nice view of the sea. Ample free parking across the road from the hotel. Had the bar food which was excellent, nice range of local bottled craft beer which was a bonus! Breakfast was ample. Overall staff very friendly, food... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Marine Hotel on a Groupon deal, all staff including reception, bar and waiting were very helpful and accommodating. We ate in the bistro one night and food was reasonable, however the menu was completely different to the one advertised on the website and displayed in the lobby, when we received our bill I... More 

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Thank Michael S
Bangor, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stay for two nights at this hotel. Our room on the first floor, which had recently been refurbished, was excellent for a three star hotel. Staff were friendly and helpful. The hotel contacted us two days before arrival to enquire if we wanted to book our evening meal in the restaurant. We did this and, in fact, were... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch at the Marine Hotel and found the surrounding very beautiful. However the meals were overpriced! The food was cooked well but the portions were tiny. My husband order fish and chips and had to pay extra for the chips so it cost seventeen pounds for his meal!!! I ate out a lot while visiting Ireland and felt... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stay in seaview room. Staff were all friendly and welcoming.Busy couple of days over Halloween but all went well,very good breakfasts and good evening meal....not keen on bar dining but food and service was good.Room was comfortable and well equipped recently refurbished.Good value and will definitely return.Visit to Rathlin is highly recommended and Giants Causeway.Plenty of walks available.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived early to secure a window seat facing the sea front . Proceeded to order drinks and then our food .sandwiches, chips ,dips , seriously really enjoyed the Marine Hotel loved the way they embraced the family theme of Halloween . AILEEN our table assistant was an absolute STAR . Staff here are something else , a collective team well... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

There was really nothing remarkable about this hotel save it being across the street from the sea. The outside was unremarkable, the dining and bar areas were average. Our room was very small and the bathroom fan rattled all night long making for a rough night of sleep.

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MHGenManager, Manager at Marine Hotel Ballycastle, responded to this review

Hi Gwenc375 Thank you for your review. We are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us, we welcome all our guest feedback and your comments will be taken on board. We hope you to welcome you back to the hotel in the near future. Kind Regards Janice More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marine Hotel Ballycastle offers an unrivalled seafront location in the heart of the iconic North Antrim Causeway Coast. Boasting 31 bedrooms designed with space and comfort in mind, a fully licensed Bar & Bistro and versatile event space. A short drive from the world famous Giants Causeway, Bushmills Distillery and Carrick-a-rede Rope Bridge, with Game of Thrones Film locations on our doorstep including The Dark Hedges and Ballintoy Harbour. Surrounded by the world class golf links of Ballycastle, Portstewart, Castlerock and Royal Portrush. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marine Hotel Ballycastle

Address: 1-3 North Street, Ballycastle BT54 6BN, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballycastle
Price Range: £63 - £133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Marine Hotel Ballycastle 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Marine Hotel And Country Club
Marine Hotel Country
Marine Hotel Ballycastle Northern Ireland
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“Friend stayed previous week but room was not refurbished - try to get one that is. I suspect plan is to update all eventually.”
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“views at the front are good!”
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“Street-side rooms are quiet at night and have a beautiful view of the sea.”
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