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Bangor, Co. Down

Bangor is a large town in County Down, Northern Ireland. It is a seaside resort on the southern side of Belfast Lough and within the Belfast Metropolitan Area. In 2007 the town was voted by Ulster Television viewers as the most desirable place to live in Northern Ireland. It can be considered as a commuter town for the Greater Belfast area, which it is linked to by the A2 road and a direct railway line. Bangor is situated 13.6 miles east from the heart of Belfast, not far from George Best Belfast City Airport.

Bangor is part of the North Down Borough Council area. The current Mayor is Councillor Andrew Muir ; the Deputy Mayor is Councillor Jennifer Gilmour. Tourism is important to the local economy, particularly in the summer months, and plans are being made for the long-delayed redevelopment of the seafront; a notable historical building in the town is Bangor Old Custom House. The largest plot of private land in the area, the Clandeboye Estate, which is located a few miles from the town centre, belongs to the Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava. Bangor hosts the Royal Ulster and Ballyholme Yacht clubs. Bangor Marina is one of the largest in Ireland, and holds Blue Flag status. The town is twinned with Bregenz in Austria and Virginia Beach in the United States of America.
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Hotels in Bangor

Clandeboye Lodge Hotel Clandeboye Lodge Hotel

10 Estate Road, Clandeboye, Bangor, BT19 1UR, Co. Down
With a contemporary design and a cosy atmosphere, Clandeboye Lodge is just 5 minutes’ drive from Bangor. There are beautiful landscaped sculpture gardens and the stylish rooms have free Wi-Fi.

Marine Court Hotel Marine Court Hotel

The Marina, 18-20 Quay Street, Bangor, BT20 5ED, Co. Down
Situated on the seafront at Bangor, Marine Court Hotel boasts an on-site restaurant and a bar, a fitness centre and wellness facilities including an indoor swimming pool, a hot tub and a solarium.

Salty Dog Hotel & Bistro Salty Dog Hotel & Bistro

10-12 Seacliff Road, Bangor, BT20 4QX, Co. Down
Just 10 minutes’ walk from Bangor Marina, where yachts line the Blue Flag dock, The Salty Dog offers an award-winning restaurant and boutique accommodation set across 2 Victorian townhouses.

Guesthouses in Bangor

Astala Lodge Astala Lodge

45-46 Queens Parade, Bangor, Northern Ireland, BT20 3 BH, Co. Down
Situated in the heart of Bangor, overlooking the picturesque Blue Flag marina, this guest house offers free Wi-Fi and an elevator to the higher floors. Belfast city centre can be reached in 15 minutes’ drive.

Cairn Bay Lodge Cairn Bay Lodge

278 Seacliff Road, Bangor, BT20 5HS, Co. Down
Cairn Bay Lodge is in extensive gardens overlooking Ballyholme Beach. The villa is ideal for visits to Belfast and Ards Peninsula. Each en suite bedroom is furnished with antique and modern furnishings.

Shelleven Guest House Shelleven Guest House

61 Princetown Road, Bangor, Northern Ireland, BT20 3TA, Co. Down
Shelleven Guest House is a Victorian property with great charm, providing luxurious accommodation in a warm relaxed atmosphere. Situated in a quiet conservation of Bangor, close to the marina, the promenade, and the town centre.

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Bangor

Ennislare Guest House Ennislare Guest House

7 Princetown Road, 9 Princetown Road, Northern Ireland, Bangor, BT20 3TA, Co. Down
Situated in an elevated position overlooking the marina, this well reputed and respected guest house occupies a superb setting in the seaside resort of Bangor, County Down. There is free parking and free Wi-Fi is available.

Bridge House Bed and Breakfast Bridge House Bed and Breakfast

5 Bridge Road, Helen's Bay, Bangor, BT19 1TW, Co. Down
Located in Bangor, 5 km from Bangor Marina, Bridge House Bed and Breakfast features free WiFi access and free private parking. Every room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and DVD player. There is a shared lounge at the property.

Self-Catering Accommodation in Bangor

Apartment Annes Court Apartment Annes Court

Annes Court 10 Bryansburn Rd, Bangor, BT20 3SX, Co. Down
Apartment Annes Court offers accommodation in Bangor. The apartment is 1 km from Bangor Marina. The kitchen is equipped with an oven and a microwave, as well as a kettle. A TV is available. There is a private bathroom with a bath.

Linen Crescent Linen Crescent

84 Linen Crescent, Bangor, BT19 7JH, Co. Down
Located 3.3 km from Bangor Marina in Bangor, this apartment features free WiFi. Free private parking is available on site. There is a dining area and a kitchenette equipped with oven. A flat-screen TV and game console is provided.

Marina Apartment Marina Apartment

8 Mount Pleasant, Bangor, BT20 3TB, Co. Down
Situated in Bangor, this apartment features a garden with a barbecue and a sun terrace. The unit is 200 metres from Bangor Marina. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property.

The Clandeboye The Clandeboye

58 Clandeboye Road, Bangor, BT20 3JU, Co. Down
Situated in Bangor in the Down County Region, this semi-detached holiday home is 1.5 km from Bangor Marina. It provides free private parking. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property.

The Mews Cottage The Mews Cottage

42A Princetown Road, Bangor, BT20 3TA, Co. Down
Set in Bangor, The Mews Cottage offers self-catering accommodation with free WiFi. The unit is 300 metres from Bangor Marina. An oven and a microwave can be found in the kitchen. A flat-screen TV is offered.

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