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Harbour Heights Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #15 of 28 Portrush B&B and Inns
Reviewed 15 July 2013

When we arrived I was a little nervous about the amusement center a few hundred feet away. I was afraid we'd be up half the night with the noise. We arrived at a very busy time of day and had to circle the block and park a few hundred feet away. NOT A PROBLEM! Tim followed me back to the car and lugged our bags and beat me back to the entrance. Our room had a bay window with a view of the harbor. A lovely room with a comfortable bed and we never heard any noise from the amusement park. Plenty of excellent restaurants and shopping nearby. A very nice breakfast got out days off to a great start. Portrush was ideally placed as a hub for our explorations of the area. Tim and Sam made us feel right at home!

Room Tip: Hmmm. Great view from the front. I don't think there could be a bad room in the place.
  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank dyoung8
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Reviewed 11 July 2013

Myself and my family stayed here recently again for a few nights. We stayed here 2 years ago and had an excellent time then so i didn't have to do too much research when choosing somewhere this time. Again we had a very comfortable family room at the back of the guesthouse with very large bathroom. Breakfast was cooked to order, The hosts Tim and Sam are really nice people and we enjoyed a few wee chats with them on our way in/out. Tim is also quite a talented photographer with a lot of his work, mostly of the Antrim coast hanging around the place (for sale !) What more can i say...we enjoyed Barrys...we enjoyed our surfing lessons and we enjoyed our stay !

  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 26 June 2013

It was a a very peaceful and homely experience at harbour heights. Our host Tim and Sam were amazing and were very friendly. Awesome view from Harbour heights of the coastline along with the delicious breakfast was the best thing at start of the day...what more could you ask for...would strongly recommend to visit port rush and stay at Harbour heights.

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Ib S
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Reviewed 9 May 2013

My wife and I spent two nights at this B&B in mid April 2013. The hosts, Sam and Tim, made us feel like old friends right away. The rooms were large and luxurious with gorgeous ocean views. The breakfasts were huge and everything was perfectly cooked to order. And the room rates were extremely reasonable. Well worth the money. It was without a doubt the most pleasant B&B we stayed at during our two week tour of Ireland. Additionally it is located in the beautiful and historic city of Portrush and only a short drive from the Carrick a Rede rope bridge, Dunluce Castle, the Giant's Causeway and the breathtaking scenic drive along the coast of northern Ireland. We can't wait to return next year. This B&B justly deserves my highest recommendation.

  • Stayed: April 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Tom C
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Reviewed 12 December 2012

We've been (me, my GF and my parents from Italy) looking for an accomodation around Portrush on the night of the 30th November.

Knock at door of this B&B I wished to spend an overnight few years before, we found two of the most exquisite persons ever; Tim is the most welcoming host we've ever met in our life, showing us the Portrush room with a breathtaking seaview which we left to my parents and another room just next to it for my and my GF which was very comfortable and clean.

We had more than just helpful infos about the area and, most important, about where to eat on that evening (If you want to know which restaurant, you should reserve a room up there and ask him personally!). Tim also gave us a map with all the high spots in Portrush.

On our way back to the b&b (unfortunately we were pretty tired from a long driven journey) my parents had an issue with the heating which they found not hot enough. On request they had an extra electric chafeur plus a few hours more heating on.

The morning after we had a superb breakast with an amazing view of the harbour. The Northern Ireland soda bread was different as we used to know it but in any case great! Tim is a great cook too.

Looking around the room we found very impressive pics which we discovered just later that they were token by Tim himself and we had a little chat about the Antrim area.

Unforunately we were on the run but we promised ourself to be back in Harbour Heights next time; and that should happen soon!

Not often we find such warm and welcome places, at least never happen so well like in here!

  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled with family
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Reviewed 2 November 2012

We stayed one night at Harbour Heights, wish we were there longer! Sam and Tim were very welcoming and friendly! Gave us a great recommendation for dinner-Harbour Bistro. Stayed in the seaview Portstewart room. Room was spacious and very clean and had a great bay window with view of the sea. Loved the bathtub as well. Breakfast was very tasty and another great view of the sea out the window. Would love to come back!

  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 24 October 2012

Tim Swart was the most welcoming host we could have hoped for to look after our family while in Portrush. There were 5 of us in total & everyone was happy (after a rough start with one cranky toilet) with the comfort, size, price & amazing views of the Harbour. The BnB was close to everything in the city & Tim made some great recommendations for restaurants & helped with directions. He took the time to get to know us and we especially enjoyed his photography that graces the walls of the place. Clean, cozy and warm, we would come back and stay here again.

Room Tip: The double room #7 is the best room in the house! The view & size was most wonderful.
  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled with family
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Additional Information about Harbour Heights Bed & Breakfast

Address: 17 Kerr Street, Portrush BT56 8DG, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Portrush
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 28 B&Bs / Inns in Portrush
Price Range: £61 - £81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Harbour Heights has a friendly family atmosphere. Conveniently located central to all restaurants & amenities in Portrush, overlooking the blue-flag West Strand. We aim to make your stay pleasant, comfortable & memorable for all the right reasons. We can help plan your days with advice on the area, must-see places & where best to get a good bite to eat. A fabulous Ulster fry & good craic will set you up for your adventure-filled day. ... more   less 
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