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Abbey Self- Catering The Old Rectory

The Mayfly Room is stunningly pretty and has a King size Half Tester bed
1 of 18The Mayfly Room is stunningly pretty and has a King size Half Tester bed
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Belfast, Northern Ireland
The Old Rectory is a luxury 5 Star Tourism N Ireland accredited
self-catering property in the grounds of a historic Grade II listed Georgian residence with gardens overlooking Belfast Lough. We're only ten minutes drive from the vibrant Belfast City centre & the exciting new Titanic Building, Odyssey Arena, Waterfront Hall. We're within easy reach of all motorways & en route to the beautiful Antrim Coast & the Giants Causeway. Our featured property is The Old Rectory which is an original 200-year old house beside the main residence, beautifully refurbished and one of only a few Tourism N Ireland Registered 5 Star properties with its own private terrace area on front lawn overlooking Belfast Lough.
Listing #HL495080
About the Owner
Abigail W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

We five American golfers came to Belfast and stayed here. The location was ideal, well-situated to jump on and off the M roads for quick travel to the north and south. The home is beautiful and well-appointed. We were blessed with fantastic weather, which only...More

Thank Connector255550
Management response:Responded 22 June 2018

What a superb review - very many thanks. We appreciate your taking the time to write this. It was a pleasure having you and your friends stay here and we were delighted that you had such fabulous weather for your golf!

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Ok so it is Ireland - so there was rain! But the house is just fabulous. Your own access to the coastal path and within 5 miles of everything we wanted to do. Belfast Zoo is 2 mins away, the titanic and W5 are just...More

Thank keeleyp908
Management response:Responded 11 April 2018

What a wonderful review of our property. We are most grateful for you taking the time to write this as you must have been busy when you got home. It was a delight to have you and your family stay here.

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

We visited to view The Old Rectory. Wow... What a beautiful house. It is stunningly decorated and furnished and with all modern amenities in the bathrooms/shower rooms and kitchen. The photos on the website do not do it justice. I don't think photographs could capture...More

Thank Helen L
Management response:Responded 5 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a brilliant review of our property. You were both such a pleasure to meet and we are looking forward to your friends coming to stay later this year.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We require a Booking form completed giving principal guest's postal address, names of other guests and ages if under 15. No one not named on the Booking form to stay in property...
    4 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    3 Kings
    1 Crib
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Administration: AU$82 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: AU$274 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We seek a minimum of 7 nights, but in some circumstances we are prepared to be flexible.

Deposit £200 required at time of booking. Balance payable 6 weeks before arrival.
Only the number of guests stated at the time of booking may stay in the property.
Arrival time is 3 p.m. and we would appreciate departure by 10.30 am.
We expect the property to be returned in the condition in which it was received.
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About the neighbourhood
We are close to all motorways. Bus and train services pass close by, and guests also enjoy the convenience of a 24 hour shop within 2 minutes walk.

The 800-year old Carrickfergus Castle, one of Irelands oldest and most impressive Norman castles, is only 8 miles away. Belfast Zoo, Fortwilliam Golf Club, the beautiful and historic Cave Hill offering stunning views over Belfast & the Lough, are all only ten minutes drive.

The main residence has direct private access to the coastal path and beach, where you can enjoy leisurely walks and a gently scenic cycle.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: George Best City Airport: 6.0 km
Railway: Whiteabbey: 1.0 km
Ferry: Belfast Ferry Port: 8.0 km
Abbey Cottages are in a beautiful setting on the shores of Belfast Lough... only 15 minutes from Belfast City airport & 25 minutes from Belfast International airport.
10 minutes from Belfast (Dargan) Harbour & 30 minutes from Larne Harbour.
Friendly local taxis available if required... We recommend Abbey taxis 02890 588588.
We are also close to local bus and train services.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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