Hastings Ballygally Castle Hotel - Ballygally (Larne)

Coast Road, Ballygally (Larne), United Kingdom, BT40 2QZ  show map
 4 stars
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Hastings Ballygally Castle Hotel - Ballygally (Larne)

Paid Wi-Fi

GBP 6 per hour

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Picnic area/ Tables

Lobby bar

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

The 4-star Ballygally Castle Hotel places guests abound 2.1 km from Bangor Marina, McIlwaine Fine Art and Carnfunnock Country Park. Operating in Ballygally since 1625, this hotel features antique architecture and modern comforts.

Set near by scenic beaches close to waterfalls and forests. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Ballygally city center.

The hotel is easy access to the golden beach in Ballygally.

The property enjoys ideal location within a 35-minute drive to George Best Belfast City airport.

Rooms

Ballygally Castle Hotel features 44 cozy rooms with a captivating view of the garden and such various amenities as a laptop safe, flat-screen TV, high-speed internet, a mini bar and climate control. Some rooms come with a view of the Irish Sea and Antrim Coast. A dishwasher and a stove are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A broad variety of local dishes is served at the 24-hour restaurant. The small lounge bar offers Wi-Fi, a terrace and an open fireplace.

Services

Guests of Ballygally Castle Hotel are welcome to use a meeting room, a business center and a catering service.

Relax

Sport facilities include lawn tennis and cycling.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at GBP 6 per hour.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at GBP 10 per day.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   44.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free off-site parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Female traveler room/floor

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Tennis
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Barbeque grills

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child may stay at the price of GBP 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

Coast Road, Ballygally (Larne), United Kingdom, BT40 2QZ

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City Center
  • Ballygally (Larne)
    1000 ft
Airports
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    44

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      Hotel Address:

      Coast Road, Ballygally (Larne), United Kingdom, BT40 2QZ

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      City Center
      • Ballygally (Larne)
        1000 ft
      Airports
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        44

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      Popular areas

      • City Center - 700 ft

      Parks

      • Carnfunnock Country Park - 1.9 mi

      Local attractions

      • Carnfunnock Country Park - 1.3 mi
        Antrim Coast Road (A2), Larne
      • Gleno Waterfall - 7.2 mi
        LarneNorthern Ireland
      • Diamond Jubilee Wood - 11.2 mi
        Slaughterford Road, Whitehead
      • Larne Museum & Arts Center - 3.7 mi
        2 Victoria Road, Larne
      • Cranny Falls - 9.3 mi
        CarnloughNorthern Ireland
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        44

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      Hastings Ballygally Castle Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hastings Ballygally Castle

      Average guest rating

      7.6out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 81 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Service
      9.0
      Value
      10.0
      Location
      10.0

      Guest reviews

      • Couple
        9.2

        Loved the setting of the castle and how peaceful it was,would definitely go back.

        the restaurant was a bit expensive

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        great location, ocean out the front window - convenient to the Giant's Causeway, Old Bushmills and Dunluce castle to the west and Carrickfergus and Belfast to the east and south.

        Free wifi would be nice - better temperature control in the hotel - the room was too hot.

      • Group of friends
        6.2

        I thought bar prices for wine cider and food was too expensive. I arrived at midnight and it was £5 for a small glass of red wine, £5 for a very basic small ham sandwich, and around £4 for a cider, so I felt it was too expensive and choose alternative locations for further food and drink during my stay.

      • Couple
        5.8

        The foyer was beautiful, and the evening meal was first class. The gardens are lovely, and the history surrounding the castle, especially the ghost, makes for a more enjoyable stay.

        I was very disappointed to find that the king size bed was, what appeared to be , two beds joined together. I have recently stayed in a budget hotel where the kingsize bed was an actual kingsize bed! I also found the room rather small,or at least much smaller than pictures of the rooms had lead me to believe they would be.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        Luxury and comfort very good.

        Service in restaurant was not very good - waiting time to long.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        We stayed one night before getting the ferry back to Scotland in the morning,so, as Larne doesn't have too much to offer, Balygally was very close, and was an excellent alternative. We will definitely return.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        Very pleasant hotel, good food and resonably priced.

      • Single
        10.0

        The outstanding reviews lived up to the actual experience. The staff are very polite and helpful. The rooms are nice, even with a stream running below the window to put me to sleep. The rooms are large and modern, and some overlook the sea. There is also a very nice bar/lounge with cozy chairs next to a fire. The restaurant food is delicious, with an economical 15 pounds 2-course dinner special that comes with a glass of wine. The breakfast is excellent too, though buffet-style and not cooked to order (which is fine with me). There is free and plentiful parking. The only thing to note is that there is no free wi-fi, which was not unexpected. However, there is no spa or fitness equipment at this location, unlike its sister properties.

        No free wifi.

      • Couple
        10.0

        Everything was really super and great value for money! We stayed in another more expensive castle in Dungiven the next day and it was a complete dump compared to Ballygally. The location was right next to the sea, breakfast could be brought up to bed, bed and room were huge, comfy and very nice.

        No free wifi and separate cold/hot water taps in bathroom.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        The setting was nice, by the sea with pretty gardens. The castle part was small, but added character. Nice comfy rooms, excellent breakfast, good afternoon tea.

        A party occurred in the restaurant while we were there and the noise kept us awake until the wee hours of the morning.

      • Single
        7.4

        Clean and comfortable, ambience, views.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        Exceptional Room and service for the money.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        We enjoyed the location of the hotel, the view form our room and the food, unfortunately in the room next door to ours the occupants were having a 'domestic' which lasted all night, so we didn't get a wink of sleep all night!

      • Family with children
        10.0

        The room was lovely, staff were friendly, food was fantastic. There was a lovely atmosphere.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        The friendly staff and the location. We stayed overnight on route to Scotland via the ferry from Larne. The location was therefore excellent. The breakfast was good.

        There was a small step outside our room which was not made clear, I.E. it was carpetted the same as the rest of the floor. Unfortunately I fell down this step and badly twisted my ankle. As we were hoping to do some walking in Scotland this caused me some problem. I think the step should be marked in some way.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Hastings Ballygally Castle Hotel - Ballygally (Larne) Ballygally (Larne) location
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      Hotel Address:

      Coast Road, Ballygally (Larne), United Kingdom, BT40 2QZ

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Ballygally (Larne)
        1000 ft
      Airports
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        44

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBallygally (Larne)Hastings Ballygally Castle

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 4 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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