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Downshire Arms Hotel

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Banbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2015

The Downshire never fails to disappoint. The food and service are both top notch. There is a good choice on the menu and the portion sizes are very generous. I would highly recommend the steak! My only suggestion would be the addition or rotation of more vegetarian options on the menu.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Visited on the Easter Bank Holiday with family for lunch. Have been a good few times before and always been impressed. Restaurant was busy and had a lovely atmosphere. All of the staff were very pleasant while taking food and drinks orders. I had the chicken carbonara and the others had roast dinners and a sandwich. Everyone was very happy...

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1Thank 74RA
Worcester
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Great friendly atmosphere,good food and service. Made to feel very welcome, Had not eaten in the Downshire Arms for a few years, glad I returned. Reasonably priced for the portion sizes.Considering it was only 2days after New Years eve, the restaurant was very busy,which says a lot.

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2Thank Dexter C
Weldon
Reviewed 3 January 2015

My wife and I were back in Banbridge to visit friends over New Year. In my view there was only one place to stay, which was the Downshire Hotel. It has everything you need in a central location. Great food, bar, restaurant and outstanding food. The room was well presented with everything you'd need. The staff couldn't do enough for...

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3Thank QuiksilverWeldon
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2014

A very Warm Christmas feel The Dark Hair lady on the Afternoon Shift [10/12] Was Extremely Friendly and Nice, Made me feel very Welcome the room was good But the service we received from Donna at breakfast was expectational Donna was Friendly and accommodating always a smile and an asset to your Hotel... Hats off to Donna and the Lovely...

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3Thank Cheryl772
rotherham
Reviewed 30 November 2014

arrived from Barnsley,coudnt fault the warm irish welcome at this superb hotel.breakfast was g8,didnt get the potato bread tho,we use flour,best steak ever on the evening menu,could not fault the service.the staff were outstanding,i miss all the family we met over there,

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1Thank jackie d
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 November 2014

We stayed in the Downshire Arms, Banbridge on 31st October last. The hotel is well appointed near the centre of Banbridge. This hotel is a little dated and could do with a full upgrade in terms of decor. However it has welcoming staff and a vibrant bar. The bedroom (at least our room) could do with a makeover and/or modernised.The...

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Radstock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2014

We prebooked 2 days and stayed in Rm 1. Supposedly a double but tiny and stuffy. It was quiet which was a pleasant surprise above a heaving pub. Tired on-suite with cracked wash basin, loose taps and loose loo seat. The shower had black mould in the corners. The whole place needed a deep clean. The corridor outside was above...

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8Thank 52AMc
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2014

My wife and myself have recently returned from a 5 day/4 night stay in the Downshire Arms Hotel and we are both very impressed with the hotel. Our room was spacious and provided all the facilities that would be expected, including a modern en suite. We were made to feel very welcome by all the staff who were very friendly...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Downshire Arms over last weekend. The rooms were Excellent providing Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water, the room itself was very clean and comfortable. The bar and Restaurant provided good food and drink and an excellent breakfast. All the staff were helpful and friendly, and would go the extra mile, steven the bar keep...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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Downshire Arms Hotel & Restaurant
Downshire Arms Hotel & Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Downshire Arms Hotel

Address: 95 Newry Street, Banbridge BT32 3EF, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Banbridge
Hotel Class:3 star — Downshire Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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