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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2016

five star in every department, cleanliness, sevice, and facilities. Spa village is just unbeatable, choice of restuarants excellent and no shorage of offers available foe all special occasions. I have no hesitation in recommendeing and will be back again soon.

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Thank you also for such a glowing recommendation; we are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us, and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. If you have yet to try all of our restaurants, I would recommend The River Room as a dining option...

Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

My daughters bought me a voucher for Christmas. My partner and I booked an overnight indulgence package. We loved the whole ambience and attention of the staff. The thermal village is a must. Definitely be back.

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I was glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you took the time to relax in our Thermal Village. Thank you also for your kind comments regarding our staff; I will your comments along personally. We do hope to be able to welcome you back...

Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

I had never been to the Glagorm before and always wanted to go and was taken their for a night for a surprise 50th Birthday present from my husband. It was fantastic. Lovely surroundings, lovely room overlooking the river and Spa. The grounds were beautiful for a walk around. The staff were friendly and helpful. And we enjoyed a late...

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I was happy to hear that you chose to spend your husband's big birthday with us; I hope he enjoyed his surprise! I do agree that our grounds have some beautiful walks; one of my personal favourites is along the River Maine, especially when the sun is shining. We do...

Ballymena, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my friend. From the moment we signed in we had a ball. Our bags where taken to our rooms for us. Our room did not disappoint loads of space plus views of river. On arrival we had lunch in Gillies followed by use of thermal suite all afternoon until we had to return to room which was...

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. It was wonderful to hear that you made use of all our facilities; from our new Thermal Village to Fratelli, our Italian restaurante, and The Conservatory; I do hope you managed to try one of the two hundred plus gins The Conservatory has to offer! I hope that you left...

Belfast
Reviewed 3 March 2016

I stayed at galgorm with a group of girls for a birthday treat and i have to say we were not dissappointed! From our inital contact with the hotel at reservation stage through to check out the staff were all very helpful, polite and customer service orientated. Nichola in reservations was very kind to arrange our dinner & spa bookings...

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We believe that it is our people that make the difference, and Nichola and Jordan are true assets to the Resort; I will pass on your kind comments personally. We have three restaurants within the Resort, so there are plenty of dining options; The River Room is the main restaurant...

Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Myself and my husband had an overnight stay in a superior room. The room was beautiful and overlooked the river and spa area. We had a 4 course meal in gillies restaurant as part of the package we booked the food was great and the service was great also would definitely recommend Galgorm.

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am glad that you enjoyed your River View room, which has magnificent views of the River Maine and the new Thermal Village. I was also pleased to hear that your evening meal in Gillies was enjoyable and I will pass your kind comments regarding the staff on to the...

N Ireland
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We were lucky enough to be given a gift voucher by our family for Christmas. From start to finish we had a wonderful experience. The Spa area was amazing, the bedroom beautifully furnished, the food in Gillies was delicious and the staff were all so friendly. Lovely little touches too - bed turned down, a bottle of water on the...

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. It was lovely to hear that you enjoyed the thoughtful gift from your family so thoroughly, and that your experience was such a treat. We know that it is the little things that make your stay extra special, and our housekeeping team take great pride in our turn down service...

Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I treated ourselves to an overnight stay in the Galgorm. We had a lovely stay. Staff very friendly. Thermal Village Spa was amazing!! So relaxing! Had dinner in Fratellis which was yummy. Breakfast in Gillies was also first class. Would recommend 100%

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I was happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us; it is certainly a lovely way to treat yourselves, and spend some quality time together. The Thermal Village is a great way to relax and unwind, and with so many different experiences throughout the journey, it is very...

Bushmills, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2016

We went here for 2 nights in Feb for our 1st wedding anniversary - we got married here the year before. As usual they exceeded our expectations and they went above and beyond. Especially Frankie - he is a credit to the Galgorm team! The new spa was amazing and great for relaxing, the celtic sauna was fabulous, so relaxing...

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MFairbanksGalgorm, Manager at Galgorm Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, and a huge congratulations on your 1st wedding anniversary; we are delighted that you chose to spend such a special occasion with us! I agree that Frankie is a credit to our team and I will pass on your comments to him personally; I am glad that he was on...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Having booked to stay over Christmas we were pleasantly surprised with the finishing touches that the staff provided including stockings in our room on Christmas Eve. The staff were exceptionally attentive and knew everyone by name. The facilities especially the spa were totally outstanding and are worth a visit to the resort alone. The food was good and generous portions...

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Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am delighted that you chose to spend your Christmas with us and that your experience was an such overwhelmingly positive one. Our staff put a lot of work into making Christmas magical, and it is lovely to be able to pass your kind comments on to those involved. I...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Gillies Bar & Grill
Gillies Bar & Grill
Cuisines: Irish, European, British
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Northern Ireland's Premier luxury Hotel and Spa situated only 30 minutes from Belfast is the perfect location to relax and get away from it all...and with some fantastic accommodation and Spa offers this Spring, there really is no excuse not to treat yourself...Galgorm Resort & Spa is set in 163 acres of lush parkland near Northern Ireland's most renowned scenic attractions and is just 30 minutes from Belfast city centre, 20 minutes from Belfast International airport and 35 minutes from George Best Belfast City airport.Our facilities include 122 bedrooms and luxurious suites, designed in a contemporary style whilst keeping the focus on superior quality features associated with a classic country gentleman's residence. Full business communications facilities are provided in-room as well as entertainment for when it's time to relax.The resort also offers delightful countryside self catering cottages on site and unique log cabins situated alongside the flowing and tranquil River Maine.With miles of fishing on the River Maine, on-site stables, the most picturesque of walkways and cycle routes and the world class Spa at Galgorm, you'll find plenty to while away the hours as you escape into this home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Galgorm Resort & Spa

Address: 136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena BT42 1EA, Northern Ireland (Formerly Galgorm Manor)
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballymena
Price Range: $302 - $516 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Galgorm Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 122
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Galgorm Resort And Spa
Galgorm Hotel Ballymena
Galgorm Manor Hotel
Galgorm Manor Ballymena
Galgorm Resort & Spa Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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“Go midweek or on a Sunday and get a good deal on a wee suite rather than a superior room.....”
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“if going to the spa take the water bottles from the fridge with you as you have to pay for the water to drink in the spa.”
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“We had a suite on the forth floor, there was so much space, it was so relaxing and we didn't hear a peep!”
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