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Ardtara Country House

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8 Gorteade Road, Upperlands BT46 5SA, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Upperlands
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been to ardtara several times and always have been impressed with the standard of service and quality of food. Wine choice is second to none and all rooms have cosy working gas fires. The Chablis is best I've tasted and house Merlot is smooth and great pairing with their steak dishes. Not many establishments decant wine or have a... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Ardtara last week, and have to say we were disappointed on many different levels. The bathroom in particular would need a deep clean once the hot water is enabled in the shower.The food was ordinary and the service at breakfast in particular left a lot to be desired.No doubt it is difficult to operate an old country... More

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Leeds
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36 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A characterful old building with rooms to match and a welcome personal touch. The rooms are spacious and come with nice touches like a chaise longue or roll top bath. The restaurant serves simple but very good food.

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11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came with friends. Room big if a bit dated. Nice coffee/tea biscuits. Shower forceful and hot, just how I like it. Bed comfortable. Dinner was surprisingly good. Duck confit app great. The other appetizers were also good. Salmon, chicken and ribeye great. Wine list reasonable and good. Service was very friendly. Sometimes a bit slow and thy forgot some... More

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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

what a lovely place, it was the best day ever, the staff were brilliant, Valerie is a lovely wondering person, she is brilliant at her job, we renewed our wedding vows after 20 years, and it was worth it, it was such a brilliant day, the weather was beautiful, the rooms were outstanding and the staff we amazing, there were... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Greeted by the owner Valerie to her beautiful country house . Loved our stay , Valerie and her team made both of us extremely welcome . The evening meal was gorgeous .... The freshest crab salad I have ever tasted , amazing main and desserts were delightful. If u are looking for silence and a total escape this is the... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This was our 1st time here but it won't be our last.From the moment we stepped inside the hotel it was like stepping back in time(but in a good way),the rooms were perfect,the food was to die for but what made this really special were the staff,they were amazing and so friendly,nothing was too much trouble.We went for a couple... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Very nice country house feel and vibe. Slightly off the main road but worth the small detour into rolling countryside and calmness. Nice food and good service. One of the Blue Book hotels and up to that standard and quality. Charming hotel with character. Would recommend for quiet weekend or for a business traveller who wants to stay away from... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

very nice little country hotel in a quite area just outside a small village and only a short drive to a town. very friendly staff and nice sized rooms. was a bit dissapointed that the double room had two single beds joined together instead of a proper double bed. Very nice hotel to relax in with a nive bar a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stayed only the one night and shared the entire Country House with a holidaying Polish man. The charm and character of the building is matched by the devotion of the owner who was simply everywhere. Our room was excellent as was our experience with the dining room for both dinner and breakfast. Like most buildings of its age there... More

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Address: 8 Gorteade Road, Upperlands BT46 5SA, Northern Ireland
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Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Upperlands
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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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