A period property in a quiet residential street, with free Wi-Fi and free parking, Derrin Guest House is less than 5 minutes’ drive away from the P&O Ferry Terminal at Larne Harbor.

Each room is individually and tastefully decorated and has an en suite shower room with a hairdryer and free toiletries. Guests also get a TV and tea/coffee making facilities, and some rooms have garden views.

An à la carte breakfast is served in the morning in the bright breakfast room. Restaurants and bars can be found a 10-minute walk away from the Derrin.

Just over 30 minutes’ drive from Belfast, Derrin Guest House is at the start of the incredible Antrim Coast Road and a 3-minute walk from Larne Rail Station.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Derrin Guest House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 16, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish


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Room Type
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 full bed
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Closest beach
  • Browns Bay Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.7 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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  • Check in and out times
    Hi. Check in is from 3.30 to 10.30 pm. Check out is by 10.30 am. We can sometimes be flexible by arrangement. Regards. Ivy
    Answered on 27 May 2021
  • Hi do you have availability for a double room tonight? Thank you!
    Yes, we do. Ivy
    Answered on 3 May 2022
  • Hi. Your property looks lovely. I’m just concerned about the beds.Are they comfortable and of a good quality ? I’m looking to stay 2-5 Sept Thanks
    Hi We score very highly on sleep quality in our reviews. Our mattresses are good quality. Our new super king size bed has the newest mattress. Best ..
    Answered on 30 March 2022
  • Hi. I would like to book 2 night from tomorrow for my son and I. We are catching the ferry from Cairnryan at 8pm so might be a little late, is that OK
    Hi No problem. See you tomorrow. Regards. Ivy
    Answered on 29 November 2021
  • Hi, do you have a carpark? Or parking nearby? Thanks
    Hi There is usually free street parking which is safe and we have limited off road parking, also free. You can book a space. Kind regards. Ivy
    Answered on 12 September 2022
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Host Info

Host Review Score

The ideal base for visiting the Antrim Coast Road, the Causeway Coastal Route, the Giant's Causeway, Belfast, The Titanic Museum, Game of Thrones locations and The Gobbins Cliff Path. Derrin is an award winning B&B set in a period property in a quiet residential road on the edge of town. We offer two downstairs rooms with level access and we have one family room with double and single bed. We are less than 5 minutes from the Larne Ferry Terminal and about 35 minutes from Belfast Airports. We are a five minute drive or 15 minute walk to the best restaurant in the area, The Olderfleet Bar & Restaurant. We have free Wifi. A laundry service is available (clothes are collected at 10 am and returned 24 hours later). Well behaved dogs are welcome in certain rooms free of charge if you book on our website - please check availability before booking. We have a lounge for guests to relax in, complete with a book swap and plenty of magazines. We now have a large room with SUPER KING SIZE BED. Free, safe parking on street and limited off road parking.
Derrin is located in a quiet round on the edge of the town centre. We are convenient for local restaurants and bars. A bus stops in our road which takes you to Belfast, and the train station for Belfast is 4 minutes walk away.
Languages spoken: German,English,Dutch
Area info *
Amenities of Derrin Guest House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Fishing
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
WiFi is available in some rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Smoke-free property
  • Carpeted
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Dutch

House rules

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3:30 PM - 10:30 PM


Until 10:30 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 3 are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 25

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Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please let Derrin Guest House know your expected arrival time by using the Special Requests box when booking. Early check-ins are possible by arrangement.

Derrin Guest House accepts well behaved dogs. They are only allowed in two rooms, subject to availability and by prior arrangement.

A continental breakfast is available for guests who leave early to take the 07:30 ferry.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Derrin Guest House

  • Derrin Guest House is 1,300 feet from the center of Larne.

  • Room options at Derrin Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Triple

  • Check-in at Derrin Guest House is from 3:30 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Guests staying at Derrin Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

  • The prices at Derrin Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Derrin Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fishing
    • Tennis court