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The Salty Dog Hotel & Bistro

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An old Victorian townhouse that’s been beautifully transformed into a stunning boutique hotel overlooking Bangor’s Marina and the Irish Sea. A perfect retreat from everyday hustle and bustle. Friendly staff, gorgeous rooms and great food will make your stay a memorable one. Committed to fine local produce, our highly skilled, award winning chefs, offer a real alternative to Belfast’s restaurants. Whether you’re visiting North Down’s attractions or want a memorable Bangor night out – The Salty Dog offers accessible, nostalgic food in a relaxed setting.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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86Good for walkers
Grade: 86 out of 100
50Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
9Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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We spent a lovely stay at this hotel. The staff are friendly and efficient. We had a nice comfortable room at front which overlooked the marina. The weather was cold but the sun shone. We had an amazing evening meal & the breakfast was delicious. All the food is locally
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We were there on Saturday evening for dinner. Ordered from the bistro menu. We had the featherblade of beef which was out of this world! One of the nicest meals I've ever had. My bf had the chocolate brownie for dessert which was served to him just out of the oven. Prosecco was
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First visit with my dog Finlay. The staff were friendly and very accommodating, water bowls, biscuits and blankets provided. Very comfortable seating and the atmosphere was extremely friendly, felt totally at home. Highly recommend to all dog lovers.
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My son wife and baby are staying here at the moment. They have a beautiful room with fantastic view everything very clean and comfortable..thanks to all the staff in making this awell deserved special break for them especially mandy for sorting their room..they can be fussy
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I booked a hotel through booking.com and arrived in bangor by train to realize i had booked a hotel in bangor in WALES!I had read reviews about the salty dog so i thought i would take a chance and arrive in off the street. I was met by the manager who found me a room straight
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Not quite like the website
hall way outside our room - we were assured the laundry was clean - Hello - who cares?
la nostra camera
The "Long Hole" opposite the hotel and Max being "nosy".
Boat/Life-Boat slipway.
Sorry for delay in a seeing. Best booking direct or through Facebook .. Which has best notifications for staff.
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There are irons and ironing boards available. Just let reception know when you arrive. Otherwise we have a couple of drycleaners we use who could press suits ... would probably need about 1/2 a day though.
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"Really folks at Christmas not recommended. No wheelchair access and I wish I had taken photos to let everyone see but not the case."
"Choose a room overlooking the water"
"We did not stay but you might ask for a sea view !"
"The sea view rooms are wonderful"
"There is no lift only stairs to the bedrooms."
US$121 - US$646 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
the salty dog hotel and bistro
United KingdomNorthern IrelandBangor
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