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Coastguard Boat House on Belfast Lough

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
5 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
This is the only Coastguard Boat House on Belfast Lough available as a holiday let. Set a metre from the Lough, the Boat house has stunning sea views from all windows including a view of the famous Belfast Cranes (Samson and Goliath.) Yet despite its sea side location, it is less than ten minutes from Belfast's lively Cathedral Quarter with all the pubs, clubs and world leading restaurants and from the Titanic Belfast Museum. A train station is less than ten mins away - and you can be in the city in (two stops) five minutes, or catch a bus right outside the private lane and be in town in 15 minutes. Only just rennovated and set to open in December 2018, the Boat House has kept some of its original features, including a beamed ceiling, original Coastguard Boat house rigging and a Sevent...This is the only Coastguard Boat House on Belfast Lough available as a holiday let. Set a metre from the Lough, the Boat house has stunning sea views from all windows including a view of the famous Belfast Cranes (Samson and Goliath.) Yet despite its sea side location, it is less than ten minutes from Belfast's lively Cathedral Quarter with all the pubs, clubs and world leading restaurants and from the Titanic Belfast Museum. A train station is less than ten mins away - and you can be in the city in (two stops) five minutes, or catch a bus right outside the private lane and be in town in 15 minutes. Only just rennovated and set to open in December 2018, the Boat House has kept some of its original features, including a beamed ceiling, original Coastguard Boat house rigging and a Seventeenth century window. It has all modern conveniences - and a brand new extra long 'hand made in Belfast bed' to ensure the only thing keeping you awake is the sound of the sea. On your door step are sea wrecks, and children staying get a special welcome pack to explore the Boat House and its history. A sea path takes you to a play ground and to The White House, an open museum - one of the oldest buldings in NI. You are also less than ten minutes from Carrickfergus Castle and five minutes from Belfast Castle and the famous Cavehill. This is a unique experience for couples and families. More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Patio
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely renovated boat house sitting right at the Loughshore with views of Belfast Lough and Holywood, North Down. Great location to explore Cave Hill, Belfast Zoo and Gobbins Cliff Walk' Larne. (see photos)

Date of stay: October 2018
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Carol M, VR Owner at Coastguard Boat House on Belfast Lough, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your Comments - we love our location and we are so happy you liked our renovation. Thank you for sharing your pictures.

About the Owner
Carol M
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2018
Interaction with guests
Guests can interact with the hosts as much or as little as required. The hosts live on site and can immediately address any problems, but will not infringe upon your holiday if you don't need us. The Boat House is in a private area with its own separate entrance so absolute discretion is guaranteed.
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About the neighbourhood
Whiteabbey is a historical village, once home to the harbour where linen was traded. There are local attractions within walking distance including The White House - one of the oldest buildings in N Ireland, and right outside the Boat House door is the old linen pier and ship wrecks which you can explore at high tide. The Coastal walk, the Boat House is located on, is a 40 minute walk which takes in the country and urban coast, it offers a view of Holywood and the famous Belfast Cranes. You can cycle on the path right into the city centre in about 40 minutes. The Boat house is less than five minute walk away from the village of Jordanstown with several restaurants, bars and supermarket.
Getting around
A bus stop is right outside the door with frequent bus service to Belfast City Centre (20 minutes) or Carrickfergus (ten minutes). In less than five minutes you can walk to Whiteabbey station and two stops (five minutes) via rail takes you into the City Centre. If you want to go the Giant's Causeway then a 40 minute scenic train journey will take you there.
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