There is no better time for comfort and warmth than Winter. Join us this season at Tullyglass Hotel & Residences for a luxurious Winter staycation in Ballymena. Relax, unwind and escape to the rural beauty of Ballymena. 

Tullyglass offers a beautiful space to lounge, dine and sleep in after a busy day exploring Northern Ireland this Winter. 

A cosy staycation escape in Ballymena 

We have a range of accommodation options available at Tullyglass, ensuring you find the perfect fit. 

Whether you are planning a Winter staycation before or after Christmas, there is no doubt that we all deserve a break amidst the chaos of the festive season! Luckily, our luxurious bedrooms and suites offer the perfect destination for a relaxing Winter getaway. 

What to get up to on your Winter staycation

At Tullyglass, we are lucky to be centrally located in Northern Ireland. We are close to all your favourite places, especially the beautiful North Coast!

The Giant’s Causeway

It’s no secret that the best way to immerse yourself in all things NI is to visit the Giant’s Causeway. After all, it is the 8th Wonder of the World to all of us here in Northern Ireland! 

Located less than an hour from Tullyglass, the Giant’s Causeway is the perfect place to visit on your Winter staycation with us. Dive into the beautiful history of Northern Ireland and explore the Giant’s Causeway’s hexagonal basalt columns. 

Hint – the Giant’s Causeway is also the perfect Instagram spot for your Winter staycation. 

Glenariff Forest Park

Another thing we are known for in Northern Ireland is our beautiful woodlands and forest parks. 

Take a trip to Glenariff Forest Park, located just 30 minutes from Tullyglass. As a National Nature Reserve, Glenariff is home to a beautiful woodland and river gorge. Choose from a range of adventures – Rainbow Trail, Scenic Trail, Viewpoint Trail or Waterfall Walk Trail. 

Keep an eye out whilst adventuring through the scenic greenery of Glenariff for their many conserved animals – red squirrels, hen harriers and Irish hares.

Ballymena Town Centre

Why not adventure into Ballymena town centre for a spot of shopping on your Winter staycation? 

Explore this season’s newest fashions at Fairhill Shopping Centre, or brave the excitement of Smyth’s Toys with the whole family!

Wind down after a busy day on your Winter staycation

After a busy day exploring Northern Ireland, there is no doubt that you will need a delicious meal and a few drinks to wind down. 

We have two unique restaurants at Tullyglass, each offering a traditional dining experience in the heart of Ballymena. 

Enjoy a rustic experience at McAllister’s Whiskey Lounge this Winter

McAllister’s Whiskey Lounge offers a delicious a la carte menu, with a range of platters, appetisers and mains to delight your palate after a busy day this Winter. 

There is also an extensive drinks menu encompassing uniquely crafted cocktails, wines and spirits – there is something for everyone at McAllister’s this Winter.

The epitome of tradition at the Post House Carvery

The Post House Carvery is an institution here in Ballymena, offering a locally-sourced spread that will treat your tastebuds like never before. 

From local meat produce to fresh vegetables and potatoes, the Post House Carvery will give you a true sense of Northern Irish tradition and cuisine.