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)

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Golf course

Cycling

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The 4-star Hastings Ballygally Castle Hotel enjoys perfect setting overlooking the Irish Sea and Antrim Coast. Featuring contemporary architecture, the hotel was renovated in 2012.

Guests can get to Ballylumford Dolmen, Carnfunnock Country Park and Larne Museum & Arts Center in 25 minutes on foot. Ballygally city center is 1 km away.

Hastings Ballygally Castle Hotel overlooks parks and provides quick access to a sandy beach.

Hastings Ballygally Castle Hotel lies within 35 minutes’ drive to George Best Belfast City airport.

Rooms

Hastings Ballygally Castle is a welcoming hotel offering rooms with a tasteful interior and TV with satellite channels, heating, a personal safe, a minibar and a dressing area as well as spacious bathrooms. Guests will appreciate a captivating view over the sea. All luxurious guestrooms have marble floor and garden furniture.

Eat & Drink

The elegant restaurant serves delicious meals. Guests can relax at the large Castle Grounds The Dungeon bar, offering a variety of coffee and tea.

Services

The hotel provides a baggage storage, currency exchange and free parking along with a meeting room, a business center and a photocopier to fit the needs of all guests.

Relax

On-site sport activities 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

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free safe at reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Golf course
  • Tennis

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Picnic area/Tables

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • DVDs/Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child may stay at the price of GBP 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • 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
    300 m
Airports
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    44

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        Size: 20m2
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          How to reach hotel

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

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

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          City Center
          • Ballygally
            300 m
          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 - 200 m

          Parks

          • Carnfunnock Country Park - 3.1km

          Local Attractions

          • Carnfunnock Country Park - 2.1km
            Antrim Coast Road (A2), Larne
          • Gleno Waterfall - 11.6km
            LarneNorthern Ireland
          • Diamond Jubilee Wood - 18.0km
            Slaughterford Road, Whitehead
          • Larne Museum & Arts Center - 5.9km
            2 Victoria Road, Larne
          • Cranny Falls - 14.9km
            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 Hotel Reviews

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

          Average guest rating

          7.6out of 10
          Excellent
          Based on 81 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Service
          9.0
          Value
          10.0
          Location
          10.0

          Individual 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  location
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          Hotel Address:

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

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Ballygally
            300 m
          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 Hotel

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

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