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Strangford Arms Hotel

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The Strangford Arms Hotel is ideally located in the lively town of Newtownards,15 minutes drive from Belfast city centre, 10 minutes from George Best Belfast City Airport and Bangor town centre. This Victorian listed building has been extensively refurbished to the highest standards and now incorporates 39 luxurious En-suite Bedrooms, Conference & Banqueting Suites and the award winning LeWinters Bistro, Bars & Restaurant. Wireless Internet access WiFi is provided complimentary for all residents and delegates.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
HOTEL CLASS
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Full view
50Car recommended
Grade: 50 out of 100
58Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
9Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
304Reviews
39Photos
4Q+A
54Room tips
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The room is of a good size well decorated and comfortable. The en-suite was nicely done , very clean and in good nick. I would definitely recommend to others this hotel as a good place to stay. Breakfast served was very good and dinner selections are great.
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Response from 092GM, Owner at Strangford Arms Hotel
Responded 5 days ago
Brilliant, thank you so much for taking the time to write your review and rate our hotel. Your comments are greatly appreciated and we look forward to welcoming you again soon.
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My family & I had a lovely meal here last weekend, the food was delicious and the service was fantastic, darren in particular. Nothing was a hassle to him, from rearranging tables to create space for two prams, and catering for a hungry child before the whole party arrived. We
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Response from 092GM, Owner at Strangford Arms Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Fantastic, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review. We are so pleased that everything was to your liking and the staff will be thrilled to receive your praise and a 5 rating. We look forward to welcoming you and your family again on your next visit.
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Great hotel to stay at, receptionists are very helpful and 24 hours. Rooms are clean and very well presented and spacious. and not far from the centre of town. Free car park on site and across the road from a shopping centre for all your needs.
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Response from 092GM, Owner at Strangford Arms Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for your fantastic review and 5 rating. Our receptionists will be thrilled by your comments. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next stay!!!
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stayed here for 3 days between Christmas and new year 2018, room was clean, staff very friendly, really nice hotel, parking was good, always a space, breakfast was ok, toilet did take about an hour to fill plus the tiles in the bathroom were a bit tired and cracked in places but
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Response from 092GM, Owner at Strangford Arms Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you taking the time to write your honest review. We are so pleased by all of your positive comments and I am glad to state that we are repairing the few bathrooms with settlement cracks commencing the 7th January. We look forward to welcoming you again and we wish you a wonderful 2019.
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Found on checking bill, that an extra £100 had been taken off the bill to cover for smoking in the room, the resident refutes this allegation and having spoken to the duty manager Stephen they have refused me a refund. DONT STAY THERE PLEASE.
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Response from 092GM, General Manager at Strangford Arms Hotel
Responded 13 Dec 2018
Due to many reviews such as yours I decided not to respond on TripAdvisor for a number of years however I do have responses for each review prepared. Angela Pownhall smoked in a non-smoking bedroom, she admitted doing so to the head housekeeper and the duty manager, and photographs were taken as evidence. She was also aware of the smoking charge and that it is illegal to smoke in a smoke-free area. Your threats as others before you, to negatively review our business if we do not refund are dishonest and unjust. Be aware that, in addition to our fair decommissioning and cleaning charge, the hotel under this Legislation may inform the Local Council who may take further legal action and impose greater fines against individuals who breach these Laws.
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does the hotel have a dog policy ?
Sorry don't know. Give them a call. I have the same problem but only use the restaurant for meals and don't bring my dog as I live a short distance away
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Does anybody know how far away this hotel is to Arneau Park?
Hi Joshua! Never heard of Arneau park! There is an Ormeau park in. Belfast if that helps. It is about 12 miles away. That's pronounced Ormo!! Kind regards. Hubert
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Yes, but I think it costs a little more ,however there is a heated outdoor covered smoking area which is comfortable to use and kept very clean by staff. It is very close to the bar so handy to use.
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Sorry, didn't mean fogs or frogs for that matter - fogs are dogs in case you hadn't guessed (oops)!
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"If possible get a room at the front of hotel"
"choose a room at the back if you stop on a Saturday night"
"Room 226 is a triple above the area where beer is delivered, and rolling metal kegs is a noisy activity, especially early in the morning."
"Find another hotel if you wish to get any sleep on a Saturday night!!!!"
"Rooms at the back are quieter"
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PRICE RANGE
US$69 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
strangford arms newtownards
LOCATION
United KingdomNorthern IrelandNewtownards
NUMBER OF ROOMS
39
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