Not far from Northern Ireland’s capital city, Antrimis situated on the shores of the UK’s largest lake, Logh Neagh. A popular alternative to Belfast, Antrimis ideal for those seeking a getaway that blends vibrant urban energy with the leafy landscape of the Emerald Isle.

Resting on the picturesque banks of the Six Mile Water River, Antrim has fantastic shopping, excellent dining and tremendous culture on offer at the Clotworthy Arts Centre. Throw in hiking trails along the crystal shores of Lough Neagh and you’ve got the recipe for the perfect Irish break.

Architecture in AntrimAntrimhas much fine architecture, spanning many centuries. Wander through the town’s streets and you’ll discover delightful buildings in abundance, such as a 19th century blacksmith, with a very distinctive entranceway. You mustn’t miss the ruins of Antrim Castle, either. In the form of the Barbican Gate and a grand 19th century Italianate tower, the ruins perch on the banks of the Six Mile Water in an almost mystical manner.

Shopping in AntrimDon’t worry if history’s not your thing, because Antrimis one of Northern Ireland’s top retail hubs. Pay a visit to one of the town’s two fantastic shopping centres – Function One International Outlet Centre or the Castle Mall. Pick up the latest fashions and find all the well-known high street names. In the town’s historic centre, you’ll also find everything from jewellery stores to farm shops and excellent eateries.

Dining Out in AntrimAntrimhas a hearty selection of great places to eat, catering to every taste. From first-class country lodge restaurants, to vintage tearooms and authentic Irish cuisine, you’ll find no end of great eateries. If you fancy Italian, Indian or Chinese food, Antrim also has a great range of international restaurants. With outstanding gastronomy and good old Irish hospitality right in the centre of town, you’ll be spoiled for choice.

Culture in AntrimWhy not experience a night of real Irish culture by heading to the popular Clotworthy Arts Centre? Located in the 19th century stables of Antrim Castle, the centre was completely refurbished in the 1990s and reopened as a state of the art venue. Now hosting an eclectic mix of music, theatre, workshops, dance and a range of other visual arts, you’ll find Clotworthy is the perfect place to spend an evening enjoying contemporary arts in Antrim.

Nature in AntrimIf you’re paying a visit to Antrim, it goes without saying that you’ll want to explore the countryside. Take the kids to feed the ducks at Antrim Lough Shore Park, ruminate on life in the preserved historical gardens of AntrimCastle, or just lose yourself on one of County Antrim’s dazzling countryside walking trails. You’ll be hard pressed not to fall in love with Northern Ireland’s lush green scenery and lakeside beauty.

Book a Trip to Antrim TodayAntrimis waiting for you, so what are you waiting for? Book a trip to Antrim town today and marvel at the wonders on offer in Northern Ireland.

Holiday Inn Express Antrim, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Antrim, an IHG Hotel
3 out of 5
Ballymena Road, Junction 1 Liesure Park, Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT41 4LL
The price is £104 per night from 22 May to 23 May
Stay at this 3-star golf hotel in Antrim. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (461 reviews)
"Easy access, parking, hotel was clean, and staff were excellent"

Reviewed on 10 May 2022

Holiday Inn Express Antrim, an IHG Hotel
Dunsilly Hotel
Dunsilly Hotel
3 out of 5
20 Dunsilly Road, Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT41 2JH
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £108 per night from 12 Jun to 13 Jun
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Antrim. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and room service. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful staff ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (138 reviews)
"Location was good, staff very helpful!"

Reviewed on 22 Apr 2022

Dunsilly Hotel
The O Neill Arms Country House Hotel
The O Neill Arms Country House Hotel
3 out of 5
20-22 Main St, Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT41 3TQ
The price is £119 per night from 25 May to 26 May
Stay at this 3-star hotel in Antrim. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 bars/lounges. Our guests praise the WiFi and the helpful staff in their reviews. Discover ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (23 reviews)
Len
"very hot no air con we were advised to keep windows closed at night due to nearness to lough and midges otherwise excellent service"

Reviewed on 4 Aug 2021

The O Neill Arms Country House Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Stable Court Apartments
Stable Court Apartments
4 out of 5
Oldstone Hill, Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT41 4RR
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly apartment in Antrim. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests praise the spacious rooms and the ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (16 reviews)
"The apartment was very clean, modern furnishings and excellently located. Situated off a single track road and adjacent to a working farm, some passing traffic during the day time but nothing worrying. I would and will go there again but will request an upper floor room as this would suit me better ..."

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2019

Stable Court Apartments
Entire House plus breakfast near airport
Entire House plus breakfast near airport
3.5 out of 5
46 Castle Park, Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT41 4LT
Stay at this 3.5-star holiday home in Antrim. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and a garden. Popular attractions Clotworthy Arts Centre and The Junction Shopping ...
Entire House plus breakfast near airport
Central Belfast Apartments: 7 Camden Street
Central Belfast Apartments: 7 Camden Street
3.5 out of 5
7 Camden Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT9 6AT
Stay at this 3.5-star property in Belfast. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 1 bedroom. Popular attractions Titanic Belfast and Grand Opera House are located ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (28 reviews)
"Nice appartment with everything we needed. Comfortable 20 minutes walking distance from the city centre . My only complaint is that there was some noise from neighbours."

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2019

Central Belfast Apartments: 7 Camden Street
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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