Seamus Heaney Home Place

Now this place – Seamus Heaney HomePlace - echoes his life, his literature and his legacy. Journey through Seamus Heaney’s life and literature. View our film here and be inspired to visit. Through his poetry, meet some of the people [...]

Arthur Cottage

8 Mins from the hotel Arthur Cottage is the ancestral home of Chester Alan Arthur, 21st President of the United States of America. The Cottage is situated in the heart of County Antrim, only a short walk from the village [...]

Rathlin Island

35 Mins from the hotel Rathlin Island is Northern Ireland’s only inhabited offshore island and home to a spectacular array of wildlife located five miles north of Ballycastle on the North Antrim Coast. With the re-opening of the RSPB Seabird Centre [...]

Carrick Rede Rope Bridge

40 Mins from the hotel Take the exhilarating rope bridge challenge across to tiny Carrick-a-Rede island (a Site of Special Scientific Interest) and enjoy a truly cliff-top experience. Set amid unrivalled scenery on the North Antrim Coast, the 30-metre deep [...]

Titanic Visitor Centre

34 Mins from the hotel Titanic Belfast extends over nine interactive galleries, with multiple dimensions to the exhibition, drawing together special effects, dark rides, full-scale reconstructions and innovative interactive features to explore the Titanic story in a fresh and insightful [...]

Bushmills Distillery

40 Mins from the hotel Take a guided tour through the heart of Ireland’s oldest working distillery, its original grant signed by King James I in 1608. The finest Irish whiskeys have been produced here for over 400 years, using [...]


6 Mins from the hotel With its unmistakable profile rising above the surrounding plain, this extinct volcano has always captivated visitors. Slemish is famous as the location where, according to legend, Saint Patrick tended sheep for six years after being [...]

The Causeway Coastal Route

3 Mins from the hotel This Route was rated one of the Top Five Road Trips worldwide and when you drive it, you’ll see why.Start your journey in Ballymena and follow the coast road through the nine Glens of Antrim, [...]

Giants Causeway

32 Mins from the hotel Not to be missed on any itinerary is this geological wonder which gives the route its name. The Giant’s Causeway sits at the centre of an Area of Outstanding Beauty and is Northern Ireland’s only [...]