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Self-catering in Northern Ireland? Visit Coach Road Cottages

By Coach Road Cottages

March 22, 2023


Coach Road Cottages is a popular accommodation for self-catering in Northern Ireland. We aim to provide guests with everything that they need in order to make their visiting experience a pleasant and memorable one. 

Northern Ireland Accommodation 

If you are looking for self-catering stays in NI, then look no further, Coach Road Cottages gives you privacy and space, without compromising on the luxury of a holiday home. But what do you need to know before booking self-catering in Northern Ireland? Check out this blog to make sure that you are getting everything you need before you book.

Self-catering accommodation in County Down

At Coach Road Cottages, we have two accommodations available for self-catering in Northern Ireland. They are both located in County Down and offer splendid views and scenic backdrops alongside the practicalities of self-catering. Check out the details of our self-catering properties in County Down below. 

The Annex

The Annex can sleep up to two people, making it an ideal retreat for couples. It is located on the outskirts of Comber, with neighbouring tourist attractions such as Scrabo Tower, Strangfordford Lough and Mount Stewart. 

This accommodation is tastefully decorated, with charming features like the wood-burning stove, for snuggling up together. It also boasts stunning surrounding lands with an onsite apple orchard, vegetable patch and a well-maintained garden. 


Ninety-Seven is a two-bedroom self-catering stay in the seaside town of Holywood. It is perfectly located to enjoy the quaint charm of the bustling town, in addition to being within close proximity to trains and buses that connect to Belfast’s city centre. 

This self-catering stay also provides a sheltered outside space, where you can soak up the sun and make some great memories with your friends and family. With bright and fresh decor, you’ll be sure to feel right at home when booking this accommodation for self-catering in Northern Ireland. 

Self-catering accommodation Belfast

It is also worth mentioning that both of our self-catering accommodations are just a short 15-minute drive from Belfast city centre. Giving you the freedom to choose between the hustle and bustle of a lively city or a place to retreat into the peaceful, quiet location of one of our self-catering stays. 

What to look out for when staying at self-catering in Northern Ireland?

Whether you are on a stay-cation or visiting Northern Ireland as a tourist, there are some things that you will want to double-check before booking a self-catering stay. The last thing you want is to turn up with a bag full of shopping only to realise that you don’t have the utensils to cook your delicious meal with. 

What is included in self-catering? 

At Coach Road Cottages we pride ourselves on paying that extra attention to detail, in order to make your stay all the more convenient and special. When you book a self-catering stay with us, you can expect to find the following amenities: 

Kitchen Appliances 

All of our accommodations for self-catering in Northern Ireland provide the essential kitchen appliances, including a: 

We aim to make your stay as comfortable and convenient as possible. When you stay with us, you can be rest assured that you have everything you need to cook up a delicious meal, exactly how you like it. 

Essential ingredients 

We also go that extra mile and provide those essential ingredients that may have slipped your mind when grocery shopping. In our cupboards, you can expect to find; 

Every household should have these staple ingredients, and we aim to provide a house from home when you stay in one of our self-catering accommodations. 

We also stock some extra ingredients and foods that might come in handy when you are using the self-catering facilities. You can usually expect to find; 

All of these extras are what sets us apart from other accommodations for self-catering in Northern Ireland. Whether you want to cook a romantic meal for your partner or have a big family dinner, we have the appliances and ingredients already prepared for your convenience. 


There is nothing quite more annoying than showing up to your self-catering accommodation, only to realise that you have forgotten your essential toiletries. At Coach Road Cottages, we aim to minimise any disruption to your stay, we remember when you forget. 

We stock the essential toiletries in both of our self-catering accommodations, including;

Make your self-catering stay a hassle-free one, when you book with us at Coach Road Cottages. 


It is also worth checking out what amenities are included before booking self-catering in Northern Ireland. For example, some parts of Ireland are still quite rural and wi-fi isn’t always available. When you book with Coach Road Cottages, you can expect to find;

We think of everything when you stay with us, from the basic essentials to those little extras, everything is taken care of so you can make the most of your amazing self-catering vacation. 

Parking facilities when booking self-catering in Northern Ireland

Another important aspect when looking into self-catering facilities is the parking situation of the location you’re going to stay at. You don’t want to have to park further away from your accommodation, it means more hassle and less convenience for your stay.

At Coach Road Cottages, both of our accommodations have free parking facilities. Check out the specifics below: 

The Annex: Dedicated parking spots for up to two cars and room for motorhomes, caravans or small boats with prior notice.

Ninety-Seven: Free on-street parking, located outside the premises. 

Make your self-catering stay a convenient one, knowing that every last detail has been pre planned for your convenience and comfort. 

Pet-friendly self-catering cottages in Northern Ireland

Before you book accommodation for self-catering in Northern Ireland, it is also worth checking out if they are pet-friendly if you wish to bring your furry friend along, as it is common for many accommodation providers to not allow pets on their premises. 

At Coach Road Cottages, we welcome all of your beloved pets, to both of our locations, meaning no one, animal or human, misses out and the whole family gets to enjoy the travelling experience, with everyone there making memories. 

Choose Coach Road Cottages for your self-catering in Northern Ireland 

At Coach Road Cottages, we pride ourselves on being a self-catering accommodation that provides optimal convenience and comfort, so you can spend more time making memories and enjoying the company of your friends and family. 

If you have any more questions about our available amenities and facilities, please don’t hesitate to get in contact, otherwise, check out the upcoming accommodation availability and reserve your spot.

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