Planning a conference is a crucial part of your business. Oftentimes, you will host high-profile guests at your large conferences, meaning that you must make a positive impression. The first step in creating a positive impression is choosing the right venue for your next conference in Northern Ireland

At Tullyglass Hotel & Residences, we offer a historic venue which dates back to the 19th century. Our building and the surrounding grounds display fragments of our hotel’s history, making it an authentic venue with a touch of class and a beautiful heritage to discover.

Why choose Tullyglass for your next conference in Northern Ireland?

We are proud to offer an extremely appealing conference location in Northern Ireland, with a tranquil setting and top-of-the-range connections.

Great history at Tullyglass

Our hotel and its surroundings hold an interesting history dating back over 300 years. Formerly known as Rainsford House, Tullyglass was purchased by the previous owner, James McAllister, in the late 1800s. James made Tullyglass his permanent residence, hosting lavish parties in the luxurious lounge and grand dining room.  

We often host guests from around the world at conferences in Tullyglass Hotel. With a beautiful family heritage, we have created a conference venue in Northern Ireland that offers authenticity to reflect the professionalism of your business.

A great location in Northern Ireland

With conferences come many guests and speakers attending from all corners of the world. Therefore, you must choose a conference venue that is easily accessible for all guests. 

At Tullyglass Hotel & Residences, we are fortunate to be located in a beautiful part of the world. Yes, we are located in a charming, tranquil location. However, we are also wholly connected to the transport links nearby in Ballymena

Our hotel is a short distance from Ballymena Train and Bus Station, which is directly linked to many of Northern Ireland’s main attractions and airports.

A delightful range of activities to see and do near our conference venue

We cannot deny the importance of getting out and experiencing the true beauty of Northern Ireland. With our location comes accessibility to many of our favourite attractions in Northern Ireland. Explore some of our favourite team-building locations!

The Giant’s Causeway

If you are hosting guests from overseas, there is no better day out to enjoy than a trip to the Giant’s Causeway. The Giant’s Causeway is one of Northern Ireland’s most popular attractions. 

With its intriguing heritage and beautiful scenery, it is one of our favourite destinations to bring guests along to. Whether they are friends, colleagues or guests, the Giant’s Causeway is perfect – and it’s not too far from our hotel!

Explore our beautiful grounds

There’s no need to venture too far from home when you are visiting Tullyglass for a conference in Northern Ireland. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and grounds at our hotel. 

Why not take a walk around our beautiful grounds with your colleagues to debrief and unwind after a day of training or team building? 

Enjoy a bite to eat with your team

At Tullyglass Hotel & Residences, we have two beautiful restaurants that are the perfect destination for a breakout lunch with your colleagues throughout your business conference.

McAllister’s Whiskey Lounge is our newly-renovated bar and restaurant, offering an extensive a la carte menu. We also offer a carefully-crafted drinks menu. This also includes refreshing cocktails, crisp wines and ice-cold pints of beer. 

The Post House Carvery is home to our delicious carvery, made up of locally-sourced meats and vegetables. Our carvery is widely known in Ballymena for its high levels of quality and variety.

Our conference venue facilities in Northern Ireland

Conferences are often all-day events. As a result, we know how important it is for your conference guests to be comfortable. 

At Tullyglass, we have four suites and residences which are then transformed into an unforgettable conference experience:

  • The Clocktower Suite 
  • The Corinthian Suite 
  • The Conservatory Suite 
  • The Residences 

Our beautiful facilities offer the perfect destination for a comfortable business conference in Northern Ireland to be enjoyed by guests from far and wide.