We are a small family run Bed & Breakfast with history. We welcome guests into our VERY old Georgian home. The family have been here since 1789.
COVID adjustments: Sanitiser on arrival and in all bedrooms. Free small sanitiser and mask on arrival. Only 3 bedrooms will be available on any given night (16.8.2020). If you are a group of up to 8 we have 4 rooms available and can book this manually. Rooms will be fogged and cleaned between guests with 6 hours between guests. Check out times will be strictly 10:30.a.m and check in time will be strictly between 4 and 6.p.m unless by prior arrangement AND in consideration of having the full 6 hours lapsing between guests.
The gardens outdoors provide guests with about 1.5 miles of walking, a pond area and mature gardens. Guests will be asked to be considerate to each other to ensure that suitable distancing can be achieved. The accessible site area is roughly 15 acres with plenty of areas to sit.
Ballylough has a food hygiene rating of 5. The dining room can sit 20 persons so there is plenty of room to social distance.
We are just a mile from the Old Bushmills Distillery, restaurants and the village of Bushmills. We are 5 miles from the Giant's Causeway, Dunluce Castle and the North Coast. Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge, Portstewart, Dark Hedges, Ballintoy are all within 10 - 15 minutes drive. Portballintrae beach is just 5 minutes away.
We have our own ruined castle in our garden. In the summer the garden is full of flowers and beautiful plants. The house is full of very old artefacts and many have a tale to tell.
Full Irish Breakfast is served in the ancient dining room surrounded by antiques and heritage. Tea/coffee and scones on arrival (4 - 6pm, or by arrangement). Late arrival can only be accommodated by prior arrangement.
Check in is essential, as we help with internet, restaurant bookings and site seeing in the area to make sure our guests experience a great stay. There are 4 rooms. Shane, Patrick and Bruce all have neat ensuite shower rooms. Bruce also has a bath. Henry's room has a separate bathroom with shower - not shared. Guests have use of the drawing room. The fire is lit on cold days.
Directions: please use googlemaps. We are No 53 on the CASTLECAT ROAD 1 mile from Bushmills. Contact number for arrivals 0789 99 66 457
Property Name: Ballylough B & B & Heritage
Address 1: 53 Castlecat Road
City : Bushmills
Postal Code : BT57 8TN
Contact Name: June Traill
- Meeting rooms
- Welcome Drink
Check-In / Check-Out Policies
This property has the following check-in and check-out times and policies.
Check-In: 4:00 PM
Check-Out: 10:30 AM
Late Check-Out Hour: 1:00 PM
Late Check-out Fees: £ 25.00
Late check out (after 10:30 AM and before 1:00 PM) may result in a fee.
Property and Cancellation Policies :
50% Deposit refunded if cancelled more than 7 days before arrival date.
First night stay charged if cancelled less than 3 days from arrival date.
Full stay charged if no show/no cancellation.
Terms and Conditions
Deposit on booking £20. 50% deposit refunded if cancelled within 7 days. Full payment 3 days in advance of arrival date.
Check-in time is 4 - 6pm, please let us know your estimated time of arrival. Later check in times must be pre-arranged. Call 0789 99 66 457 to arrange.
No children. No pets. We welcome assistance pets in two rooms, please check ahead by phone. Not suitable for wheelchairs. 8 - 9 steps into property, all bedrooms are on first floor (14 steps in staircase).
Call with allergy details or diet needs ahead of stay.
Free parking on site. Park to left hand side of property. We are a B & B on a farm. There is no 24hr front desk. Check out is 10:30. Breakfast time is confirmed during check in, and is usually between 8:30 - 9:30.
No personal details are passed to third parties. Further booking policies are in line with the booking engine used to book.