Our accommodation is luxurious, the dining sumptuous and the atmosphere warm and relaxing. All 13 bedrooms have en-suite facilities and are finished in tasteful, traditional styles with every modern comfort. Some bedrooms having spectacular views over Bangor Bay and the Irish Sea beyond.
Built in 1902 Shelleven Guest House is full of character and charm.
A lovingly maintained Victorian House with many original features, offering a warm atmosphere and relaxing environment.
Quality & Comfort
We believe it’s all in the detail . . . these are the little touches that make Shelleven Guest House stand out as the number one place to stay on Tripadvisor.
All 13 bedrooms are en-suite, tastefully decorated in traditional styles with flat screen Smart TV’s. Bedrooms have crisp white linen, feather duvets and pillows, on Orthopaedic /memory foam mattresses for your comfort.
Guests receive complimentary bottled filtered water in all bedrooms, as well as a hot beverage tray. There is a generous selection of teas, coffee and chocolate to suit all tastes.
We provide hairdryers, cotton wool/buds and toiletries for you to pamper yourself. For your relaxation, there are dressing gowns and slippers to help you feel at home. In addition, guests enjoy free Wi-Fi throughout the house and a cold drink and cookie on arrival.
Your day starts with a home cooked hot breakfast, offering you a generous variety of choices, cooked fresh to order. The menu also includes some delicious recipes passed down from Irish traditions, like our own Irish porridge recipe.
The breakfast menu offers ultimate comfort food, with ingredients sourced and inspired locally, from County Down traditional fayre. Our aim is to ensure that no guest leaves hungry. Whilst this may be true, we want guests to have a unique dining experience, whilst we deliver quality food in a relaxed informal environment.
Bangor is a plethora for restaurants, bars, cafes and takeaways, something for everyone. For those wanting to dine with us in home comfort, we offer an affordable evening menu to suit everyone’s taste and the benefit from being licensed premises.
Unwind & Relax
Set back from the road in its own grounds, with ample private parking, Shelleven Guest House is a peaceful retreat to kick back and relax.
The spacious, comfortable residents lounge is yours to avail of during your stay.
Sit and watch the world go by or read some of our many books on local history, culture and geography.
We are licensed premises, so if you fancy a tipple while you unwind and socialise with friends and family, we will gladly oblige. Alternatively, relax with our complimentary Nespresso coffee machine, available 24hrs a day in the residents lounge.
Our passion is to deliver the highest standards whilst capturing a relaxing and casual ambience for all our guests to enjoy.