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Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped on for a bite during an afternoon walk in Newcastle. Fantastic pub food. Soup and chowder excellent. The mains of steak and stout pie were fantastic. The interior is all a bit rustic but don't let that put you off. In a cosy atmosphere and stunning views, you won't worry too much about ir

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for New Years Eve. Room clean and well presented. Special 3 course evening meal, good choice of food and it was delicious. Lovely roaring peat fire in bar area. Staff very welcoming and nothing too much trouble.

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Not the most lavish of places , but you will certainly not be disappointed. Everything you need a warm welcome which was the theme from all the staff, although basic the rooms were very comfortable,the evening meal we had was both plenty full and tasty . We enjoyed it and will be back

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Silloth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We were walking by this place when we heard how happy everyone sounded inside, so we called in on spec and had the most wonderful night. The atmosphere inside was superb and we ended up spending the entire night here. We took part in the charity quiz which was raising money for a local youths football club and ended up...

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Thank Pootle4
glasgow
Reviewed 10 September 2016

My husband and I stayed for only one night thankfully. The room had a lovely view of the sea but the decor was dingy, the room smelt strongly of disinfectant as if to mask another odour and someone's dress was hanging in the wardrobe. The bathroom was not clean. There were long brown hairs in the bath and the shower...

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Franmonty, Owner at Harbour House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Cathy Apologies for any inconvenience caused during your stay. Unfortunately due to the shape of the building we do have rooms with slanted roofs, though we hope the view of Dundrum Bay makes up for this. We do use bleach for cleaning and no other reason. We are very sorry the room was not up to our usual standards...

Dungannon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

On arrival our booking hadn't been received even though we had a confirmation email saying it was. Luckily enough there was a room free. We where then asked to pay on arrival, I have stayed in many hotels & B&Bs & was in the hospitality business myself & I have never been asked to pay on arrival. But the room...

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Franmonty, Owner at Harbour House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. it was much appreciated. Our online booking set up was not complete for payments at the time, apologies, we are now all systems go!!!

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here after a charity walk up the hill. Got the steak deal (2 X steaks with sides and bottle of wine) and food was all delicious. Steak was perfect, chips great and chilli potatoes to die for! Lovely staff and great value for money - would definitely revisit & recommend!

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Franmonty, Owner at Harbour House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you sooooooo much for your lovely review

Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Booked for my wife's birthday. If you like seafood, this restaurant is hard to beat.Fish dishes were super fresh, beautifully presented with just the right size of portion for us. The non fish eaters in the party had a more limited menu but their food was equally up to the high standard of the other dishes. If you are in...

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Franmonty, Owner at Harbour House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your custom and your review. We really appreciate it

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this place last night, given it was a bank holiday we knew the place would be busy and it was, thankfully we got a table in a corner area with a reasonable view of the harbour area. Within a 10 minutes of sitting down the server came and took our order. I ordered the seafood chowder and my husband...

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Otsego, Michigan
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night in the Harbour House Inn in Newcastle during our trip to Ireland. I was so pleasantly surprised to find out it was right on the water, and there was so much to do and see all within walking distance. The staff was very friendly and helpful, and they had parking around the back. Very comfortable, clean...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our property is on the South Promenade at Newcastle Harbour: The harbour is among the most richly historic areas of Newcastle. Home to many longstanding families, the area around the pier has a long association with the sea. The origins of the current harbour date back to the 1820's, when a new pier was created by Lord Annesley to replace the old one. One of the chief functions of the pier was to act as a loading point for Mourne granite, which was quarried in the hills above the harbour. If you stand on the shorter arm of the pier and look up towards the mountain you can see a path cut through the trees leading to the now defunct quarry on Millstone Mountain. In the last century, stone was quarried here and dispatched down this track to the harbour by railtrucks. It was loaded on to ships (known as Stone Boats) and used to build docks in Belfast and Liverpool and the courthouse gaol in nearby Downpatrick ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbour House Inn

Address: 4 South Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0EX, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Newcastle
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Harbour House Hotel Newcastle
Harbour Hotel Newcastle
Harbour House Inn Newcastle, Northern Ireland
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Newcastle
#6 Family Hotel in Newcastle
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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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