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Adair Arms Hotel

1-7 Ballymoney Road, Ballymena BT43 5BS Northern Ireland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews friday and saturday night live music in the bar work colleagues friendly hotel chicken maryland nice bathroom first class buffet style lounge area booked this hotel piping hot good size cooked breakfast town centre double room hotel restaurant lovely breakfast
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Reviewed today via mobile

What a wonderful lunch we had, the food was beautiful ,the place was packed but that didn't matter we were served efficiently and with such cheerful staff, the portions were big but we managed to eat the lot as it was so tasteful would I...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Siobhan M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Many thanks to Josephine and the staff at the Adair Arms who made our annual lunch so enjoyable. A group of us meet up there every December and every year it just gets better - the food, the service and the atmosphere are second to...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank kate123belfast
Reviewed 2 days ago

My 2 friends and l enjoyed afternoon tea today in the restaurant.Cup of soup sandwiches,chicken wraps ,smoked salmon bites all so delicious to start.Scones with jam and cream followed.There were mince pies macaroons,chocolate raspberry squares,on bottom plate. Shortbread also top tier had scrumptious little tarts...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank r0semaryk752
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family visited the Adair Arms for dinner on Friday night. The meal was beautiful lovely presented and cooked to everyone's requirements. The staff were very attentive and very pleasant! Great atmosphere too!! Will definitely be back.

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank rosieposie89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a major disappointment. As a group of friends we went here to celebrate a birthday. The food was so bad that the only way to get through it was to see humour in the situation ie someone has got to be having a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank BushmillsTillieT
Response from Stella G, General Manager at Adair Arms HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bushmills TillieT, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to the hotel. We were extremely disappointed to read your comments and can only apologise again for the poor service you received, As discussed at the time this is not the...More

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Since 1846, the Adair Arms Hotel has proudly stood in the centre of the popular and busy town of Ballymena. The hotel was originally built by Sir Robert Adair and was designed by Sir Charles Lanyon, who was More responsible for many well known buildings in Northern Ireland, such as the prestigious Queen’s University in Belfast. Illuminating the character of yesterday and capturing the ambiance of today, the Adair Arms Hotel offers 41 luxurious bedrooms, 6 conference and banqueting suites, a coffee bar, public bar and serves an extensive grill menu all day everyday in the Adair Grill. Guests can avail of free carparking, unlimited free Wifi access and enjoy live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday Night. Less
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Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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US$100 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballymena
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
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US$100 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballymena
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Response from R_Kernohan | Reviewed this property |
I was actually in the Adair Arms Hotel tonight for drinks with friends... it has a really nice atmosphere. The Adair Arms Hotel is in Ballymena which is about 40 drive from Belfast's Titanic Centre. A really good and handy... More
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"I don’t think it would really matter, we were in a room above a busy road and were not disturbed at all"
9 Oct 2018
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"sorry didnt use this service"
27 Aug 2018
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"We only had a meal and some drinks"
27 Aug 2018
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"We had 3 rooms all perfect"
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