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“Great Hotel for Belfast City break”
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Tara Lodge
Ranked #1 of 43 Hotels in Belfast
Certificate of Excellence
Perth, United Kingdom
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“Great Hotel for Belfast City break”
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed a very comfortable few nights here whilst seeing the sights of Belfast.
The staff were very friendly and helpful and offered a personalised service.
Our room was comfortable and well maintained. The only minor problem was the unreliable wifi signal.
Breakfasts were delicious with a good range of options.
A short walk to Botanic rail station.
Highly recommended.

Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

All I can say this hotel is Fantastic, the place is squeaky clean, and I mean squeaky clean, the rooms are lovely, everything is spotless, comfortable beds, the staff are lovely and very helpful.

And the breakfasts are something out of this world, If I ever come back to Belfast I will be staying here again.

Give it a try you won't regret it.

John Couch Melbourne, Australia.

Room Tip: 2nd floor with view is nice
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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled with family
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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

Great place very handy to everything.
Room was very clean and very modern. The bed was comfortable, shower good and a fantastic breakfast was included in the price.
Would highly recommend to anyone coming to Belfast and looking for a 4 star hotel.

Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 28 June 2014

Really lovely room, great service, friendly staff, superb food. The only downside was that the hotel is in the University district, it was hot in Belfast when we went, our room was just slightly higher than street level and facing the street, no A/C (none of our Irish hotels had A/C of course), and school was ending. What a combination! The room was cooking so we had to open windows. And the kids were loud. And raucous. Needless to say, we didn't get much sleep..

Room Tip: Get away from street view
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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

First visit to Tara Lodge but it won't be the last. Double room in annex on first floor, very comfortable and nicely furnished. Excellent facilities and free parking. Staff friendly. 15 min walk into city centre. 2 min walk to good choice of restaurants and 5 min walk to Botanic Gardens. View from window was just the fire escape but we were there to visit Belfast and sleep so no view required and no noise from street as reported by other reviewers.

Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 June 2014

I have not stayed in Belfast for some years. This trip reminded me what a great city Belfast is. The hotel was excellent. Some reviews have mentioned that some rooms can be noisy at night. My room was at the back and noise was not a problem.
The hotel is situated in an area full of student houses and I assume in term time it could be quite busy at night.
Breakfast was great as was the welcome and service and it was very good value.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Broomfield, Colorado
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Reviewed 24 June 2014

The staff was great and the food was great! very nice, calm and professional. We talked with the desk clerk who gave us great choices for food close by.
the dinning room was lovely and the food was very good! Wait staff was prompt and professional

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled with friends
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Property: Tara Lodge
Address: 36 Cromwell Road | Botanic Ave, Belfast BT7 1JW, Northern Ireland
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Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Belfast
#1 Luxury Hotel in Belfast
#1 Business Hotel in Belfast
#2 Family Hotel in Belfast
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Tara Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 34
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Let us look after you at Tara Lodge, the metro style boutique hotel located in the heart of Queens Quarter, Belfast. Enjoy a warm welcome from our friendly team, and be delighted with our stylish and luxurious hotel rooms. Close to Queens University, the Ulster museum and only two train stops from Titanic Belfast, you'll be perfectly placed in the heart of the city, to explore all that Northern Ireland has to offer. Wake up refreshed to enjoy an excellent a la carte style breakfast served in our contemporary, sun lit breakfast room by welcoming waiters. By the way the car parking is free and the high speed WiFi is unlimited. At Tara Lodge boutique hotel, we take pride in providing nothing less than gold standard customer service. Our highly engaged, long established team will offer you the warmest of welcomes on arrival and will aim to anticipate your every need. The award winning housekeeping team always deliver the highest of cleanliness throughout. Our consistent, meticulous attention to detail has ensured that our guests always want to return to our hotel. Since September 2007 Tara Lodge has been rated No.1 hotel in Belfast on Tripadvisor - testament to the excellent customer service our team delivers time and time again. With rooms you can really relax in, Tara Lodge boutique hotel is truly Belfast's hidden gem. ... more   less 
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