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Scionhill Gatelodge

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Hillsborough, County Down, Northern Ireland
5 star Luxury Self Catering accommodation in a beautifully refurbished early victorian Gatelodge. Centrally located for the Mourne Mountains and Co Down coast, Titanic Centre, Belfast, Dublin, Fermanagh lakelands, Giants Causeway and the North Antrim coast. Golf, fishing, cycling, swimming, horse riding and cinema facilities are within a short drive. Many local pubs and restaurants close by.

The historic georgian village of Hillsborough is a 10 minute drive away as well as best kept village Moira. For those who like to shop we are close to Belfast, Lisburn, Sprucefield and the Outlet at Banbridge. The rural location ensures a stress free and relaxing break. The accommodation has two large double bedrooms with superkingsize or single beds. The main bedroom has an ensuite wet room with shower and the other a private bathroom with bath an...
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Listing #HL259331
About the Owner
Esther E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2012
Interaction with guests
I live down the avenue in front of the gate lodge, and am always available for information about local amenities and places of interest. I respect our guests privacy and respond to all guests as they want to be treated.
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This stay was booked in a bit of a hurry when previous accommodation fell through - we had other accommodation and a ferry crossing booked, soma bit of a problem. However I can only be glad that happened as this was such a lovely place...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank 454JaneR
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We wanted a high quality place that provided us with much needed rest and relaxation but was still located conveniently for travelling to Belfast and the surrounding area. Scionhill Gatelodge was a perfect choice. Esther was a great host and was only a 'phone call...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank PAUL W
Esther E, VR Owner at Scionhill Gatelodge, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you Paul. Please visit "drumlin country" again!

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

We were pleasantly surprised with the cottage and how spacious, clean and well equipped and decorated it was, on top of which it's in a beautiful part of the Irish countryside, with great views, isolated from all noise (and at the same time not far...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Miguel P
Esther E, VR Owner at Scionhill Gatelodge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you Miguel. Come back and stay in Sçion Hill Gate Lodge. It is the perfect base for exploring this part of Ireland.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Pets may be allowed in consultation with Esther. There will be an additional charge.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    2 Twins
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13 Sep 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
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21 Dec 2018 -
26 Dec 2018
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2 Jan 2019
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  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices may be reduced for 1 or 2 persons. Contact the owner.
A refundable damages deposit of £100 is required.
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About the neighbourhood
The GateLodge is set in a private garden with a plantation of mature trees. Views of green fields, drumlins and the Mourne mountains ensure a peaceful and interesting location for a restorative holiday.
Getting around
A car is necessary if guests want to explore the various places of interest.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Belfast City 'George Best' Airport: 20.0 km
Railway: Lisburn: 12.0 km
Ferry: Belfast: 20.0 km
Our location close to the A1 duel carriageway and M1gives our guests opportunities to reach all locations easily and quickly by car.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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