Relax in this beautiful and stylish Guesthouse built in 1803, formerly the Ulster Bank and retaining many of its original features. It is situated at the top of the High Street in Killyleagh in the shadows of Killyleagh Castle, one of the oldest inhabited castles in Ireland, on the shores of Strangford Lough.
With a sense of comfort and welcome our Guesthouse Accommodation comprises of seven individually styled ensuite double bedrooms.
Next door you will find the Dufferin Arms, an award winning, 120 year old friendly bar and restaurant serving excellent food from local producers. You can also experience Fine Dinning at Balloo House with renowned Chef Danny Miller.
Our guests frequently comment on how easy it is to relax, enjoy the friendly welcome, and experience great food and good craic with live traditional music on Saturday afternoons.
The Dufferin Coaching Inn is conveniently located at 16 miles from Belfast and within easy reach of its Airports and Docks. The Guesthouse is also an excellent base from which to explore Northern Ireland: from the Mourne Mountains in the South to the Glens of Antrim and the Giants Causeway on the North Coast. It's also an ideal location when searching for your ancestors.
The Coaching Inn is an ideal venue for Castle Weddings in Ireland. If you are looking for an exclusive, romantic setting for a civil wedding service then Killyleagh Castle, Irelands oldest inhabited castle, is the perfect location.
This welcoming Guesthouse also has a large Medieval-style Banqueting Hall, with licensed Stable Bar, full of character and atmosphere that offers a unique venue for weddings, parties, conferences and business meetings.
For the golfer Royal County Down and Ardglass Golf courses are near by. Both courses are favourites of Rory MacIlroy when he is in Northern Ireland.