Ardtara Country House & Restaurant

8 Gorteade Road, Upperlands, BT46 5SA , Co. Derry
Tel: +44 28 796 44490 Fax: +44 28 796 45080 Email: info@ardtara.com Website: www.ardtara.com

Set amidst 10 wooded acres, Ardtara is an elegant 19th-century mansion in the heart of Northern Ireland. Just 15 minutes from Seamus Heaney HomePlace and within 45 minutes of both Belfast & Derry, the Giant’s Causeway, the Antrim coast, Royal Portrush Golf Club and many Game of Thrones filming locations, it’s the perfect base from which to explore the local area and Northern Ireland.

With an emphasis on using seasonal local produce and fruit and vegetables from the gardens, Ardtara'a award-winning restaurant serves exquisite dinners, a casual lounge menu, sumptuous afternoon teas and a superb Sunday lunch.

This charming house features a plethora of original Victorian features including working fireplaces in the bedrooms, which are uniquely designed, in keeping with the style of the house, but with all modern conveniences and comforts.

Recent Awards:

Best Guest Accommodation in Northern Ireland 2016/17 (AA)

Romantic Hotel of the Year 2017. 

Recommended in the Michelin Guide 2019

Proprietors: 

Roulston & Orr Families

Directions:

  • Take M2/M22/A6 north toward Derry/Londonderry.
  • 7 miles past the Castledawson roundabout, take A29 through Maghera. Continue on A29 towards Coleraine for three miles out of Maghera to the right turn on to B75. Proceed one mile into Upperlands. Ardtara sign is on the left towards the end of the village.

Special Offers

Mother's Day Flower Arranging Materclass

Willow and Twine Design Studio will join us at Ardtara to demonstrate how to make a beautiful hand tied bouquet 
The masterclass includes: 
Full tuition with all materials, flowers and foliage,
A mini afternoon tea with prosecco, 
3 course dinner,
A beautiful bouquet to take home

from £149.5
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Lazy Sunday Sale, Dinner Bed and Breakfast

Overnight accommodation
Breakfast cooked to order in the morning
Early breakfast on request or a complimentary late check out
Choice of bottle of wine in room on arrival (prosecco, house red or white)
Two course evening dinner in our Michelin recommended restaurant 

 

From £94.50pp

 

 

from £94.50
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One Night Getaway Dinner B&B

Relax and unwind in the idyllic and peaceful surroundings of Ardtara with an overnight stay, 3 course evening dinner in our Michelin recommended restaurant and a choice of freshly cooked Breakfasts the following morning is included.

We are best able to guarantee our guests’ chosen time for dinner with a week’s notice. Thank you.

Over the past 20 years, Ardtara has hosted 'romantic couples', 'golfing heroes', 'Nobel prize winners', 'Olympic champions', 'Hollywood celebrities', as well as thousands of loyal locals. 

For reservations call 02879644490, email info@ardtara.com or book directly online.


from £99.50
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Seamus Heaney Homeplace Package

Enjoy a one night midweek stay at Ardtara with 3 course evening dinner in our award winning restaurant and a choice of freshly cooked Breakfasts the following morning. Also 2 tickets for admission to the Seamus Heaney homeplace in Bellaghy.

Available on wednesday or thursday evenings.

For reservations call 02879644490, email info@ardtara.com or book directly online.


from £109.5
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Game of Thrones Stay Over with B&B

*GAME OF THRONES SPECIAL OFFER”

*This offer is not sponsored, endorsed or affiliated with HBO or anyone associated with Game of Thrones

Get Game of Thrones filming site map with Sat-Nav settings from £69.50 pps per night, package inlcudes overnight accommodation and a choice of freshly cooked Breakfasts the following morning.

Ardtara is right in the middle of GoT film sites in Co. Antrim & Co. L’Derry. Combine a day or two of fabulous exploring with Ardtara’s award-winning cuisine.

For reservations call 02879644490, email info@ardtara.com or book directly online.

 

from £64.50
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Overnight Stay B&B

Enjoy an overnight stay at Ardtara and a choice of freshly cooked Breakfasts the following morning. 

Note 3 course dinner is available in our Michelin recommended Restaurant from Wednesday to Saturday 5pm-9pm, and Sunday lunch from 12.30pm to 3.30pm and Sunday dinner from 5.00pm to 8.00pm (for reservations call 02879644490 or email info@ardtara.com).

Early Bird 3 Courses from £27.50pp or A La Carte Dinner 3 Courses from £41.95pp

For reservations call 02879644490, email info@ardtara.com or book directly online


from £59.50
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Ireland's Blue Book is a collection of Irish Country House Hotels, Historic Manor Houses, Castles and Restaurants located throughout the island of Ireland. Below is a full list of our houses and restaurants and the map above shows each of their locations.

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