New and Amazing Accommodation for 2020
Published December 13, 2019
New Year, new resolutions, new you or old you – it’s always nice to book a break. If you’re looking for modern, traditional or to try something different in 2020, here’s a list of exciting new and unique accommodation to start off your year.
Aurora, Bushmills, County Antrim
1.) The Grand Central Hotel, Belfast
Prepare to be stunned by The Grand Central Hotel, it's the latest offering by Hastings Hotels and is located in the heart of Belfast City Centre. If you are looking for luxury, look no further. You won't want to miss the stunnng views from The Observatory Bar.
2.) AC Hotel, Belfast
Located on the Waterfront, AC Hotel offers an uban retreat in an exceptional riverside location. With Titanic Belfast, City Hall, SSE Arena and Victoria Square shopping centre a short walk away, you can expore Belfast on foot.
3.) The Flint, Belfast
Clean, modern guest accommodation, The Flint was designed by renowned interior architect Sarah McLorn of Terry Design. The bulk of furniture and fittings were custom made in Northern Ireland.
4.) Maldron Hotel, Belfast
Modern, stylish and budget-friendly, this accommodation is ideally situated. It offers 237 beautifully furnished rooms, as well as 5 modern conference and meeting rooms.
5.) Hampton by Hilton Hotel, Belfast
Hampton by Hilton Hotel Belfast offers modern rooms with free WiFi and secure discounted parking adjacent to the hotel.
6.) Killeavy Castle Estate, Killeavy, County Armagh
A full restoration programme has reformed this magnificent castle back to its original glory. The hotel marrys the traditions of the past with the individual charm of a modern boutique hotel, 'where old meets new' is probably the best way to describe the hotel. Originally a Mill and Coach House, the building has been lovingly transformed into a family-owned Hotel that is full of charm and elegant comfort.
7.) The Salthouse, Ballycastle, County Antrim
A luxury eco hotel, The Salthouse has 24 stylishly appointed bedrooms and suites, a soothing spa and laid back bar and restaurant. Standing in its own private grounds surrounded by the natural beauty of the County Antrim countryside, overlooking Ballycastle, The Salthouse enjoys jaw dropping views of the coastline to Fairhead and beyond.
8.) Bishop's Gate Hotel, Derry~Londonderry, County Londonderry
Perfectly positioned within the historic city walls in the heart of Derry~Londonderry's Cathedral Quarter. Built in 1899, Bishop’s Gate Hotel blends stunning Edwardian architecture, stylish appointments and luxurious facilities which have been sensitively restored.
9.) Dunadry Hotel & Gardens, Dunadry, County Antrim
Built on the site of an ancient fort, Dunadry Hotel And Gardens is literally bursting with character and traditional features. The 4 Star Dunadry Hotel And Gardens creates a real sense of rural tranquillity, despite being just thirty minutes from Belfast City Centre and a forty five minute drive from the Giant’s Causeway.
Looking for something different?
10.) Finn Lough Resort, Aghnablaney, County Fermanagh
A cosy little bubble to call home! The hip rooms in clear bubble domes offer 4-poster beds and Nespresso machines. Polished, airy suites add complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screens, sitting areas, and tea and coffeemaking facilities
11.) Waterfall Caves, Limavady, County Londonderry
Perfect for a weekend in the outdoors, this underground quirky accommodation is on the shores of Duncrun Fishing Lakes. From private fishing lakes beside Binevenagh Mountain and Forest to walking trails and natural springs, Waterfall Caves is a very unique space in a prime location on the Causeway Coastal Route.
12.) Aurora, Bushmills, County Antrim
Hewn from majestic Canadian cedar, Aurora's unique log cabins offer a luxurious base from which to explore the myriad attractions of the stunning North Antrim coast. Located just 1 mile from the iconic Giant's Causeway and 1.5 miles from the historic village of Bushmills.
13.) Carntogher Cabins, Slaughtneil, County Londonderry
Carntogher Cabins is located in Slaughtneil, a small townland a few miles from Maghera. Self catering/luxury glamping with magnificent views of the Sperrin mountains, it also includes a fully furnished kitchen.
14.) Further Space at Glenarm Castle, Glenarm, County Antrim
These pods offer the perfect rural getaway along the Causeway Coastal Route. They're cosy, fully furnished and have all the comforts of home including electric, running water, mini fridge and heating. Plus, they're located with ocean views and looking across the stunning estate.
15.) Twilight Bunkhouse, Carnlough, County Antrim
Twilight Bunkhouse is a family-run accommodation with two 6-person dorm rooms and two 4-person private rooms. Located in the Glens of Antrim, in the picturesque village of Carnlough.
16.) Curran Gate, Portrush, County Antrim
Luxury Self Catering three bedroom Apartments with breath-taking views over the North Atlantic East Strand and Royal Portrush Golf Club. Each unit is finished to high specification and fitted with smart technology throughout
17.) Quarry Hill Church, Strangford, County Down
A unique opportunity to stay in a stunning converted church. Built in 1846 the former Presbyterian church is a protected building due to its architectural value. The church has been converted into a spectacular 5 bedroom self catering property. It's located at the entrance to Strangford village overlooking Castleward Bay.
18.) Blackrock Beach House, Portrush, County Antrim
Blackrock Beach House offers the ultimate entertainment and relaxation space for extended family, friends or groups.There are 6 luxurious bedrooms, all en-suite, one with a jacuzzi bath, an open plan living, dining, kitchen area, all with sliding glass walls offering access to your choice of two sun terraces with magnificent views.
19.) The Bakers Cottages, Seaforde, County Down
The Bakers Cottages was once the bakery for the local area and many original features remain. There are three beautifully furnished bedrooms offering 1x King, 1x Double and a twin single room with ample storage. There is also a private hot tub house that seats 6 people with fridge, wood burning stove and bath robes/slippers provided.
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