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Arkell House B&B

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I must say they are both so knowledgeable about the island, very friendly and very chatty. The house was lovely, we had great weather great place to stay and feel like we had a superb little break away here. Also th thank you for the lovely food. We will be back to try out a different room next time

2Thank Dave_Hutton
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed at this wonderful B&B for one night on the 20th of April. Firstly all the reviews are correct, this is a five star establishment and not just five stars for the B&B its self but for the owners too. We were met from the boat by Hilary, one half of the super duo who run this place. She was...

4Thank jibbsdibbs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had a great time staying here with host Hillary. A beautiful B&B with stunning views, a great host and great food. Can't ask for much more! The house is a 60 second walk from the harbour is a stones throw from the bar on the island.

2Thank Tony F
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It was a great pleasure to stay at Hillary and Alan's house. We have really enjoyed our days off. Actually, we've decided to come again. The place is very cosy, great food and whole atmosphere. We recommend the B&B to everyone!

3Thank humulin7
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend Kathy stayed here unbelievable hosts the b&b was fabulous Alan and Hillary were so great, their warm reception from the start they could not do enough for us.i would highly recommend staying here everything was perfect.also I would recommend the evening meal it was delicious the both nights we were there. The Big man from Hollywood

5Thank Paul D
Darvel, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2016

From the minute Alan took us across in his boat on Saturday until he deposited us back on dry land on Sunday, we had the most amazing break. We had the room at the top of the house and was very quirky and comfortable with brilliant views. Hilary and Alan are the perfect hosts and look after your every need....

4Thank Lorraine R
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

From the moment Alan picked us up in his boat at ballycastle until we returned we were looked after. Upon arrival to the house Hilary was waiting with the tea and scones outside on the garden table. Such a warm and friendly welcome and nothing was too much trouble. It felt like going to meet and stay with relatives. Their...

5Thank Joanne1729
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 25 August 2016

From the time we arrived on Rathlin Island, we felt at home. As soon as we stepped off the ferry we were met by Hilary who guided us to the B and B. The house is beautiful and we were lucky to get the best room (at the top) with views in all directions. The owners gave us great advise...

3Thank paulgP7491GK
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Very cosy & comfortable. Great hosts Hilary & Alan. Got their boat over which was brilliant you weren't waiting for the ferry timetable. Lovely breakfast too. Great bar next door! Definitely hoping to return ☺

4Thank Scarybiccies
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much for the warm welcome, the fantastic breakfast and the great room. Ideally located, this B&B is just the perfect place to stay while visiting Rathlin. We loved it so much, we will come back but a bit longer next time. Hillary and Alan are the perfect hosts .

2Thank Kate L

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Additional Information about Arkell House B&B

Address: Arkell House B&B Rathlin Island 1 Church Bay Rathlin Island, Rathlin Island BT54 6SA, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Rathlin Island
Price Range: ₹ 5,907 - ₹ 6,549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Arkell House B&B 2.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Top of the house”
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“All rooms good ..downstairs though is a shared bathroom.”
Ramoneh, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I loved the 2nd floor suite but all the rooms looked excellent”
Vincent-in-Ireland, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
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