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Blackwell House

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33 Mullabrack Road Near Banbridge and Craigavon, Scarva BT63 6BP Northern Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
5 Star accommodation
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All reviews her husband homemade shortbread warm welcome the blue room lovely wine on arrival fantastic home breakfast was amazing place to stay beautiful room little extras rural area irish hospitality ulster fry following morning b and b colonial room
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place deserves 5 stars. A little off the beaten track but a lovely find. The house and its rooms are stunning, with several areas to relax and lounge. An overnight stay with work found me here for just 1 evening, Lovely friendly welcome by...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Marie S
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Possibly the best overnight business stay I have ever experienced. I didn’t want to leave! Superb setting, warm, comfortable and immaculate. The evening meal was delicious and the hospitality was wonderful throughout my stay. I can’t recommend Joyce and the Blackwell house enough. Beautiful small...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank carlmcinerney2018
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I have no doubts that this place is 1 of the top 5 best accommodations where I've been all around the world. The decoration, the furniture, the surroundings, the gardens, everything is amazingly beautiful... The breakfast, oh my god... fresh food with the best ingredients!!!...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank O7314XSpedrog
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed there as was working in the area and wow. Work totally did us proud. The place is beautiful. Clean, the beds are so comfy. You could hear a pin drop at night if you were awake as again the beds are so nice. The...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Karl B
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Stayed for 1 night with my girlfriend. We arrived tired in the afternoon greeted by snoozing cat and dog in the main hall. We were shown to our room which was immaculate. I'd mentioned in passing while booking that it was my girlfiends birthday and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Description
Nestling in the rolling countryside bordering Co-Down and Co-Armagh a warm welcome awaits you at this magnificent 5 Star country house. Whether its enjoying the peace and tranquility of our wonderful garden from More a quiet spot in the Garden Room or sinking into a comfy sofa in front of a blazing fire in the sitting room you can forget about the world outside. A wonderful night awaits you in any of our 3 individually decorated bedrooms each with super king beds complimented with luxurious bedding in opulent surroundings. The Colonial Room A perfect honeymoon suite - Sip champagne in this haven of cool tranquillity designed in a classic colonial style, individually carved furnishings from reclaimed teak, using traditional methods honed by skilled craftsmen in Indonesia. A massive four poster bed creates a sense of grandeur and romantic elegance from a bygone era, a welcoming fireplace and comfy leather armchair with books and magazines add to the magic of yesteryear, ensuring you relax and unwind. The Blue Room The modern and sumptuous furnishings make the Blue Room a tranquil, sumptuous place to dream of warm breezes and cool seas, a night of uninterrupted sleep in a super king sized bed is guaranteed. (Can be split into twin beds) . Enjoy the wonderful views of the colourful pergola and the green fields beyond! This superb room has a magnificently proportioned en-suite bathroom, sink into your large sumptuous 6' roll top bath bursting with bubbles or luxuriate under the 'raindrop' shower. Lily's Room This light airy room oozing with memories of bygone years is furnished with beautiful family antiques from 'Grandmother Lily's best room'. A wonderful period 6 foot wide four poster bed adds a touch of elegance to this serenely romantic room, decorated in warm colours to compliment the shining dark mahogany furnishings. This elegant bedroom has views of the mature garden and green fields from both windows and a fully equipped en-suite showroom to ensure you have a truly comfortable stay. Dining at Blackwell House We love our food & are very discerning about our choice of ingredients. We want you to feel at home at our table enjoying fine food and great hospitality . Passion abounds in our food, we want to provide our guests the tastiest food using best of local, in-season produce. Award winning meat and vegetables from local farmers ensure that whatever the occasion we will do our best to provide you with superb menus tailored to suit, with the emphasis on excellent food in very relaxed, private surroundings. Three Course Seasonal Evening Meal - £35 per person Breakfast Our breakfast menu offers an extensive cold buffet including home cooked breads, preserves and bottled fruit. Our own hens provide 'little brown parcels of sunshine' great with soldiers!! Joyce makes hot food to order on the Aga Stove, including the traditional Ulster Fry and if you feel like cooking you can help cook your own Scotch Pancakes on Great Aunt Maggie's Griddle. Complimentary Cream Tea On arrival (between 3.00 And 4.00Pm) On arrival you will be offered a complimentary cream tea either in the sitting room or garden room with sumptuous, hot, freshly baked scones with 'lashings' of fresh Irish cream and homemade raspberry or strawberry preserves. Things to do close by (all under 30 minutes away) Shopping at Banbridge Outlet centre or Belfast city centre, Golfing, Hiking, Cycling, Mountain Biking, Fishing, Sight Seeing, Mountain Climbing, Go Karting, Swimming, visiting historic sites, the list is endless and we can help you plan your itinerary. On our doorstep our guests have the opportunity to explore the Canal towpath which abounds with interesting places and stories guaranteed to fascinate any traveller. An ideal place to take a stroll or for the more adventurous a 20 mile hike, jog or bicycle ride. Snuggling in a tranquil and secluded county location near the award winning, historic village of Scarva we are only 5 miles from Banbridge and the A1 - turn North and 30 minutes takes you to Belfast and South for an hour to Dublin. Nothing is too much trouble, Joyce and Steve ensure your comfort and enjoyment comes first, if you want spoilt then this is the place to come. Spoil yourself or somebody you love, celebrate in style, perhaps your wedding night or that special anniversary, what ever the occasion we will make it a truly memorable one. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$163 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Scarva
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$163 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Scarva
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Room & Suite (17)
Dining (1)
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"All rooms are tasteful decorated, 1 has 4 poster bed."
552maries
3 weeks ago
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"All rooms are the best!"
Olexiy76
19 Jun 2018
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"In the country, quiet, suites and bathrooms a good size"
F6933FFjohnh
12 Apr 2018
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"All rooms are designed to be individual and all are to a very high standard of decoration"
alanl532
6 Sep 2017
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