Ravenhill House

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1 euro 'Best Budget' denotes moderately priced establishment (max. less than €50pps for accommodation or €35 for 3-course meal without drinks) Denotes genuine Irish food culture, ie special Irish food products/companies/producers, and highlights the best places to shop for regional and artisan foods; the selection excludes obvious 'non-Irish' elements regardless of quality, eg ethnic restaurants and specialists in coffee, wine and other drinks, unless relevant to local production or history. Eat & Stay establishments are chosen for their commitment to showcasing local produce and Irish hospitality. Highly Recommended as a Special Place to Stay Previous Georgina Campbell Guides Award Winner The "Best of the Best" - Only the very best establishments across various categories have been chosen for this accolade
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Ravenhill House
, 690 Ravenhill Road , Belfast BT6 0BZ
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An excellent, reasonably priced base for a stay in Belfast
  • Garden Visits (nearby)
  • Golf nearby
  • Broadband WI/FI
  • Broadband WI/FI (No Charge)
  • Budget Accommodation (under €100 for two)
  • Family Friendly
  • Location - Town Centre
  • No Smoking Establishment

Ravenhill House

Although it is near a busy road, the Nicholson family’s late Victorian redbrick house in Belfast has some sense of seclusion, with private parking and a quiet tree-lined street alongside. A comfortable ground floor lounge has an open fireplace, a big sofa, lots of books and a PC for guests who want to use the internet (at a modest charge).


Bedrooms, which are a mixture of single, twin and double rooms, are comfortably furnished with style - beds and other furniture have been specially commissioned from an Islandmagee craftsman; all are en-suite, with tea/coffee making facilities and TV.


After a good night’s sleep, breakfast is sure to be the highlight of a visit here: served in a bay-windowed dining room with white-damasked tables, the breakfast buffet is displayed on the sideboard in a collection of Nicholas Mosse serving bowls - a feel for craft objects that is reflected elsewhere in the house.


A printed breakfast menu shows a commitment to using local produce of quality and includes a vegetarian cooked breakfast; the Nicholsons buy all their fresh goods from local farmers/producers who they deal with directly via the weekly St George’s Farmers’ Market, and they make everything possible on the premises, including marmalade and wheaten bread for breakfasts.


All these good things, plus a particularly helpful attitude to guests, make this an excellent, reasonably priced base for a stay in Belfast.

Rooms 5 (all en-suite, 3 shower only, all no smoking). B&B £35 pps, single room £50. Children welcome (under 2s free in parents' room, cot available without charge); free broadband wi/fi. No pets. Garden. Closed 2 weeks Christmas/New Year & 2 weeks in Jul. MasterCard, Visa, Switch. abbreviations
Last Updated: 16-06-2013
Author: Georgina Campbell

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Directions

Follow signs for A24 to Newcastle. 2 miles from city centre, located on corner of Ravenhill Road and Rosetta Park, close to junction with Ormeau Road (A24).

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