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Portrush, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had the delightful chance to visit Ardtara again. We joined the staff on News Years Eve for an evening of fine dining and a great nights craic. The food as before was amazing , the setting is very quaint and the staff are not only welcoming but genuine. The house itself is beautiful and well worth...

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Maynooth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and stayed at Ardtara on the week before Christmas for two nights. The rooms are tastefully decorated with antique furnishings - a pleasant change from the modern plastic soulless hotels that are common in every city. The room was very large and airy and the bed very comfortable. The hotel is in a quiet location and is certainly...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for a night in this beautiful setting great accomodation and friendly staff were you have everything you need,bedroom very comfortable and tastefully furnished with all the trimmings well worth a visit and a breakfast choice second to none and attentive staff.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here on the 27th for my birthday as a treat from my partner. We arrived early afternoon and were greeted by Leah who was lovely, very pleasant and bubbly. We had an upstairs bedrooms which was a great size with large bathroom with feature roll top bath and separate power shower which actually was a power shower. I really...

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Thank murzo
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

As a Birthday gift I took my friend for Afternoon Tea. What a delightful experience. Settled cosy by the fire we were looked after by Valerie and Scott who were absolutely lovely. The afternoon tea treats were delicious, vegetarian options scrumptious. Thank you both for making my friends 65th Birthday treat one to remember.

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Maghera, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We've just spend a glorious night in the heart of mid-Ulster at this Manor House. Glorious from the minute we booked. Sean was quick on his replies with the emails and him and Valerie welcomed us with open arms. Valerie was in our room putting on the fire and made us feel like home. Our room was a superior room...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We had a family Sunday lunch recently in the Ardtara.The staff were very accommodating and friendly.They decorated the conservatory specially for us since we won't be together at Christmas.They took family photos for us and were very child friendly.The food was delicious,nothing was a bother to them,we all enjoyed our time there in lovely cosy surroundings and would highly recommend...

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Ireland
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This place is very unique and very high class. The food is delicious, and a lot of it home grown and foraged Each room is unique and can have a freestanding bath, gas fireplace (Which the staff lit for our arrival). The staff are very friendly

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Thank Anita R
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Rooms are "old fashioned" but most comfortable large bed. Food was excellent both for dinner and breakfast. Thanks to my brother who lives not far away and sister who was on short break, My wife and I had a lovely overnight stay celebrating my 70th birthday

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stayed in this country house hotel with a peaceful relaxing atmosphere and really fantastic service and attention to detail.The food was also excellent and the house is warm and welcoming and retains a lot of original features .We really enjoyed this trip and will return though it was very expensive and possibly only for very special occasions.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
“Most Romantic Country House Of The Year” (AA Award). Ardtara is an elegantly restored 19th-century manor house, situated between Belfast and the Giant’s Causeway Coast. Once home to the Clark family, world-famous linen makers, Ardtara is now widely regarded as one of the finest country house hotels in Northern Ireland. The nine bedrooms are spacious with high ceilings, modern en-suite bathrooms, deluxe king-size beds, charming antiques and original grand (working) fireplaces. All set in the privacy and tranquility of eight wooded acres. Ardtara has also been selected as a “Fodor’s Choice” hotel, has Four Stars from the Northern Ireland Tourist Board and is a member of the Ireland’s prestigious Blue Book hotel guide. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ardtara Country House

Address: 8 Gorteade Road, Upperlands BT46 5SA, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Upperlands
Price Range: $186 - $394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ardtara Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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Ardtara Country House Hotel Upperlands
Ardtara Hotel Derry
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