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The Keep Guesthouse

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93 Irish Quarter South, Carrickfergus BT38 8BW Northern Ireland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Room Service
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All reviews guest house ulster fry family room made us feel at home friendly owners the rooms were nice amazing hosts carrickfergus castle lovely surprise tea and coffee making facilities busy road stayed nights a great stay town centre raymond belfast cereal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We felt very very welcome. Comfy rooms, cozy beds. Tip-top breakfast with large variety of cereals plus tasty Ulster fry. Very short walk (under 5 Mins) to the castle, waterside, and Wetherspoons. Thanks so much! Only the taxis in Carrickfergus are a bit late at...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You’ve got to like climbing stairs. Lots of narrow stairs, hope your suitcase is light. Room was ok, pillows were flat, but carpet was filthy in our room. It was late and we ended up here, but nice walk to great restaurants on the nearby...More

Thank Yukon56
Response from thekeepcarrick3, Owner at The Keep GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Yukon, Thank you for writing a review for us. It is with great dismay that we read you thought our carpet was not up to standard, we are in each room everyday and the carpets are cleaned thoroughly.We are so sorry you thought otherwise....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night here on our tour of Northern Ireland. It had parking right in front of the house, but could be difficult if you get there late in the day. The room was nice, nothing fancy, and very clean. The bathroom was standard...More

Thank OCgirl2612
Response from thekeepcarrick3, Owner at The Keep GuesthouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi OCgirl2612 Thank you very much for your review of your stay.We try to give our Guests the facilities such as a fridge & complimentary Tea/Coffe. free Wifi in every room, to help them enjoy their stay to the full. We are very lucky to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can you say ,absolutely wonderful, we stayed in family room right at top.of house, lovley and clean, great facilities, spacious room, will deffinatly come again and would highly recommend xxMore

Thank bobby4ever
Response from thekeepcarrick3, Owner at The Keep GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Bobby, Thank you very much for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your safe so much you want to let other people know of your positive experience.Its great to be able to welcome return Guests back again. Hopefully see you soon. Warmest...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

Stayed for 2 nights here in the family room. Lovely clean, spacious comfortable room with everything you need. Town centre very close by. Breakfast was lovely and plentiful. Heather and Raymond really good hosts and so friendly, nothing too much trouble. Can't wait to return!More

Thank emredskye
Response from thekeepcarrick3, Guest Relations Manager at The Keep GuesthouseResponded 30 July 2018

Hi Emredskye, We can't wait to have you both back again, you really brightened our day with laughter. lol Thanks for putting pen to paper to write a review about your stay, I am sure other people will find it helpful. We hope you enjoyed...More

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The Keep Guesthouse is conveniently located in Carrickfergus Town centre. The superb guest rooms all have en-suite shower facilities. We trust you will find your stay with us extremely comfortable whether More it is for business or pleasure. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 46 - USD 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Keep Guesthouse Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland
United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Carrickfergus
Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (3)
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Liz M
11 May 2017|
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Response from thekeepcarrick3 | Property representative |
Hi, Yes all our bedrooms are en+suite. They all also have mini fridges, free wi-fi,large flat screen Tv's and tea & coffee making facilities. If you would like to book please contact us tele on 02893 367007. Warmest... More
17 April 2017|
Response from thekeepcarrick3 | Property representative |
Hi, We have a Family room and a Double room on the first floor which has a normal flight of stairs with a small landing and then 3 stairs to the rooms, we don,t have any rooms on ground floor level. Thanks for your enquiry... More
Room Tips
"Rooms at the front have a lovely view of Belfast Lough"
14 Jun. 2018
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"All rooms are good"
17 May 2018
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"it is excellent value for money and much better than a hotel.so close to everything lots of eating places..."
30 Jan. 2018
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"Three of us were in an appartment belonging to The Keep near the marina and we had breakfast at The Keep...."
2 Aug. 2017
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