The Old Schoolhouse Inn

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100 Ballydrain Road, Newtownards, BT23 6EA, United Kingdom
+44 289 754 1182


The Old Schoolhouse Inn
Fri 1/19
Sat 1/20

Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
Based on 161 reviews

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  • Very quiet
  • Friendly service
  • Great menu


  • 4 mi Mount Stewart House and Gardens
  • 4.4 mi Mount Stewart
  • 4.4 mi Scrabo Tower
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Get a real taste for traditional Irish hospitality at The Old Schoolhouse Inn, a charming guest house in County Down, Northern Ireland where the rooms are comfy and the restaurant serving delicious French cuisine is an experience in itself. Situated on the shores of Strangford Lough, The Old Schoolhouse Inn offers guests not only a great alternative to hotel accommodation but also beautiful natural surroundings waiting to be explored. You can see prime examples of marine wildlife in this designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Further points of interest within easy reach of The Old Schoolhouse Inn, Newtownards include Mahee Island Golf Club, Scrabo Country Park and The Somme Heritage Centre. The restaurant is located in the Old Schoolhouse building giving it character and rendering it unique. It is considered one of the best restaurants in northern Ireland, attracting diners from far and wide.

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  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Babysitting or child care
  • Internet
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Express check out
  • Safe
  • Free parking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Disability-Friendly
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Pets not allowed
  • Wedding services
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