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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I booked a table for a meal for my mother's birthday this Saturday past. I ordered the roast beef. Shortly after placing the food order, the waitress came out with two plates and asked "who is having the lamb". When no-one responded she looked shocked and took the plate away to ask the chef if the meal on the plate...

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear Michelle A I am sorry to read that we fell short of your exceptions in relation to two of your dishes. They are actually our two lead dishes. The Rib Eye of Irish Beef is a wonderful cut of beef, it gets it delicious taste and moistness from the element of fat marbled throughout the meat, very occasionally (as...

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We visited Strangford on a road trip as part of my 30th birthday and were recommended The Cuan by locals we met out visiting "Winterfell". From the moment we walked through the door we were welcomed by the Landlord and the lovely staff!! We were only looking for a quick break and a hot beverage but ended up staying for...

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear Florian E Thank you for the lovely review, Winterfell is an amazing experience with the opportunity to tour the 16 filming sites of Game of Thrones plus the unique experience of re-enacting Bran Stark doing archery in exactly the same spot as the show. Have a look at our exciting Game of Thrones on our website, the Winterfell Dinner...

Banbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We called in to the Cuan yesterday at 12.30, we hadn't booked, and I would recommend booking if you are a larger group, as we got the last free table. We were welcomed by Peter, who was pleasant and friendly, and looked after by Dale and Bronagh, who were professional, very quick, and looked after us very well. The Cuan...

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear Nicky F You have just provided our future guests with a fantastic insight to a visit to The Cuan - thank you, you have done a wonderful job! I am delighted to know that we made such a great impression, this is our day and daily, it is there for all our guests. There is so much to do...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great value for money. Food excellent, great selection of fresh locally sourced food cooked to perfection. Staff, sorry, the team work very well with each other. Nothing is any trouble to them. They will take the time to chat with you, offer advice on local attractions, tourist routes etc Our bedroom very well appointed. Lovely big en-suite. With all the...

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear Sean M Thank you for that excellent review, delighted to read that we exceeded your expectations on every level, combine the beauty of our location with The Cuan and you have a very special holiday. Hope to see you again Sean M. Regards Caroline, Peter & Team

Dundalk, Ireland
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Just back from a great weekend in Strangford staying at the Cuan. Great hospitality from all the staff from the moment we arrived late Friday evening. We got rolls Royce treatment all weekend. Food was top class too. I would recommend this location to anybody looking for a short break especially people from the south of Ireland who don't realise...

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear Kathleen C Thank you for this wonderful detailed review, service, dining, accommodation and a very special location, your review would read well in a tourism booklet! We look forward to spoiling you all over again Kieran and Blinne when you make the journey north. Regards Caroline, Colman, Sean, Peter & Team

Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stayed at the Cuan for a long weekend to relax. From the moment we arrived the staff could not have not done more, they are truly THE STARS of this wonderful place. It was like a breath of fresh air to genuinely find people who truly love what they do! Thank you so much.. Rob & Eileen

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear EileenandRob It was heartwarming to read your beautiful comments and to know that our passion really shines through to our customers. 'We serve relaxation'! Thank you for sharing your experience with the rest of the world. Regards Caroline, Peter & Team

Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped of at this lovely little country pub / restaurant during our game of thrones tour as im sure anyone else thats gone on the tour have this location to look forward to. This place is just absolutely amazing i dont even know where to start from but ill try my best lol when you first walk in you...

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear Mr Kaan G Thak you for that wonderful heartfelt review on your visit to The Cuan. I am delighted to see that we added significantly to you whole Game of Thrones tour, we are very excited about sharing our experience of this iconic drama as we had the prevledge of providing food and accommodation for the actors when they...

Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This was a pure delight. The hospitality and food was superb. An amazing location with outstanding staff. The Georgian banquet was really cracker and the owners couldn't be more hospitable as we're all of the staff.

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear TomBrannigan It was a delight to read your fantastic review, 2017 brings along a whole range of exciting events if you have the opportunity to get together. Many thanks TomBrannigan. Caroline, Peter & Team

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed as a group of four over my birthday on long weekend in Northern Ireland visiting family. Dinner, bed & breakfast - the whole package was excellent. Very friendly owners and staff and the room, dinner and breakfast were all perfect.

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TheCuanCoDown, Owner at The Cuan, responded to this review

Dear MikeLaw68 Delighted to hear that we made such a significant contribution to your birthday celebrations. Have a look on our website to see the exciting 2017 Booklet of Events to help you plan your next visit!! Regards Caroline

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Had dinner here and I can definitely recommend the venison casserole. There were numerous huge chunks of meat and lovely mash in a tasty sauce. Just what you need on a cold winters day. Add in the open fire and a glass of wine and I could've stayed all evening. The owner Peter is very good at his job, going...

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Dear awardnominee What a lovely list of compliments, we look forward to doing it all over again on your return. Regards Caroline

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about The Cuan

Address: Strangford Village, Strangford BT30 7ND, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Strangford
Price Range: €101 - €136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cuan 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Our room facing the front was superb.”
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“Best views are from the rooms at the front of the hotel.”
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“Perfect for family stay”
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“We had a room in the front which was really lovely, unfortunately the alarm across the road kept us awake.”
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