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Ballymena hotels and places to stay

Beachview Cottage
3.5 out of 5
185B Torr Rd, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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16.25 mi from city centre
Beachview Cottage
Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort
4 out of 5
136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
The price is £260 per night
6.53 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (194 reviews)
Anniversary stay

"We stayed for the night, food, service, entertainment, thermal village all excellent"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort
Glendale Bed & Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
46 Coast Road, Cushendall, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
The price is £75 per night
11.66 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (56 reviews)

"Excellent B&B. Friendly people, clean, walking distance to restaurants."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2019

Glendale Bed & Breakfast

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Glenn Eireann House
3 out of 5
121 Tromra Road, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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13.62 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (64 reviews)

"I loved staying here, beautiful location and fantastic hosts, certainly recommend this place."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan 2020

Glenn Eireann House
Deerfin Rentals. Private Chalet With Hot Tub
3.5 out of 5
127 Deerfin Road, Moorfields, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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6.88 mi from city centre
Deerfin Rentals. Private Chalet With Hot Tub
Rosspark Hotel
3 out of 5
20 Doagh Rd, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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The price is £89 per night
8.88 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (23 reviews)

"Worked nights slept days so didn’t use Facilites much Excellent breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar 2020

Rosspark Hotel
ANTRIM COAST APARTMENT A
4 out of 5
24 Mill Street, Cushendall, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
The price is £100 per night
11.54 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Cushenden in the Autumn

"We had a lovely introduction to the apartment from both Mary (who keeps the place spotless) and Rose. It is ideal for exploring the area and especially going to Johnny Joe's pub across the road for traditional music nights. Parking is very easy as there is a free car park immediately behind the building.The ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2019

ANTRIM COAST APARTMENT A
Adair Arms Hotel
3 out of 5
1-7 Ballymoney Road, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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The price is £109 per night
5.53 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (69 reviews)
Good for business stay

"I was travelling for business purposes and this hotel was based in the centre of Ballymena so was convenient. The free parking round the back of the hotel was handy too. The hotel staff were very friendly and welcoming. The bedroom was clean and comfortable, the hotel is just outdated in terms of ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Feb 2020

Adair Arms Hotel
Londonderry Arms Hotel
3 out of 5
20 Harbour Road, Carnlough, Co. Antrim, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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The price is £130 per night
9.84 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (107 reviews)

"Clean excellant staff,nothing any trouble,would ddf go back"…"

Reviewed on 9 Sep 2019

Londonderry Arms Hotel
Cullentra House
3.5 out of 5
16 Cloughs Road, Cushendall, 20 miles from Ballymena, Ballymena, Northern Ireland
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The price is £60 per night
11.15 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (130 reviews)
A relaxing break here

"So restful and relaxing. This is a welcoming place to feel at home and be spoiled. The hosts work so hard to make it so."…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov 2019

Cullentra House
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Visiting Ballymena

Visitors to Ballymena are sure to enjoy the spas and seaside. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its forests.

  • There are 39 hotels and other accommodation options in Ballymena
  • The closest major airport is in Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.), 19.3 mi (31.1 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Belfast (BHD-George Best Belfast City), 26.3 mi (42.4 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Ballymena

The city is notable for landmarks like Glenarm Castle, Red Bay Castle and Ossian's Grave. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the the sea and these places to visit: Glenariff Forest Park, Slemish Mountain and Lurig Mountain. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are ECOS Environmental Centre and Curfew Tower.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 39 hotels and other lodging options to select from in Ballymena. These are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Cullentra House - With a stay at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and beach locale.
  • Marlagh Lodge - Our customers like the central location and helpful staff at this guesthouse. This 3-star guesthouse features free WiFi, free parking and a bar.
  • Glenn Eireann House - This 3-star guesthouse features free WiFi, free parking and a bar. Expedia customers like its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.

In the surrounding area, popular places to visit include Belfast Castle, 23.2 mi/37.3 km from the city centre, and Giant's Causeway, which is 23.8 mi (38.3 km) away.

Dressing for Ballymena

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 11°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 18°C, whilst the average at night is 3°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 18°C with night-time averages of 8°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 14°C and night-time averages of 2°C
  • About 31 millimetres of rain falls on Ballymena each year
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 18°C, whereas January and March are often coldest, averaging 2°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Ballymena?
Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data. This 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 4 restaurants. Other good options for your visit include Cullentra House and Tullyglass House Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ballymena, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the top deals on offer in Ballymena.
What's the best hotel for families in Ballymena?
Garron View Bed and Breakfast is a top 3.5-star B&B on Expedia for families, and features free parking and laundry facilities. Other choices for your child-friendly holiday include Londonderry Arms Hotel and Dieskirt Farm. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to ECOS Environmental Centre.
What's the best accommodation for couples in Ballymena?
Marlagh Lodge is a favourite 3-star guesthouse for couples, and features a bar and free parking. Another good option for a romantic stay is Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Ballymena?
Garron View Bed and Breakfast is a top B&B for people travelling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free WiFi for its human guests.
What's the best accommodation option for a beach holiday in Ballymena?
Cullentra House is a top 3.5-star B&B for a beach holiday, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options for your stay near the beach include Londonderry Arms Hotel and Garron View Bed and Breakfast. Spend a relaxing afternoon at Cushendun Beach during your stay.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Ballymena?
Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort is a 4-star hotel with 4 restaurants and 2 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay.

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