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Antrim Attractions


Maldron Hotel Belfast is ideally located for you to not only see the magnificent attractions Northern Ireland has to offer, but for great family days out. Spend some quality time with the family and sample the finest Antrim has to offer. Then return at your leisure and enjoy a beautiful freshly prepared meal in Stir Restaurant, using only the finest local ingredients or just relax in the lobby with a hot chocolate and homemade shortbread.

Here are some of the great local attractions Antrim has offer:

Antrim Castle Gardens and Clotworthy House – only 5 miles from Maldron Hotel Belfast.  Walk about the 400 year old gardens at your leisure. The gardens are the proud recipients of the Ulster in Bloom 2012 award. Learn about the Masserene Family or view the small gallery on site. Then treat your self to a refreshment at the coffee shop.

Junction Jacks Crazy Golf – only 5 miles from Maldron Hotel Belfast. An 18 hole pirate themed mini golf. Flood lit and opens all year round. Great fun for all the family.

Clementsmount Fun Farm – Only 7 miles from Maldron Hotel Belfast. Get a chance to see, meet and even hold the animals. With Pedal carts, pony rides, trim trails and soft playarea. There’s plenty to see and do at the petting barn.

World of Owls – Only 12 Miles from Maldron Hotel Belfast. Northern Irelands only owl, birds of prey and exotic animal centre. Come and see the owls and learn why conservation is so important for the beautiful birds.

Escarmouche – only 7 miles from Maldron Hotel Belfast. Shanes Castle brings you Ireland’s largest paintballing offering, Laser quest, laser clay pigeon shooting and archery. A great day’s fun to be had by all.

Spa at Antrim Forum – only 4 Miles from Maldron Hotel Belfast. The new luxurious spa room at Antrim forum offers massage, treatments, facials, and various grooming offerings. There’s also a beautiful pool, Jacuzzi and steam room on offer to help you unwind after your hectic day of sightseeing.

Omniplex Antrim – Only 5 miles from Maldron Hotel Belfast. Ireland’s largest cinema screen brings you the latest movie blockbusters.

Antrim Garden Trail

Discover the popular Antrim Garden Trail which includes some of the most distinguished public and private gardens.  Some of the gardens are open to the public with specific opening days and times, while others are open by appointment. All the information relating to opening times, contact details and locations for the gardens, can be accessed on Antrim Gardens website or contact them by telephone. Individual visitors as well as groups are welcome, however, larger groups should book in advance to avoid disappointment. In some cases special tours and refreshments can be arranged at an additional charge. 

Download the Antrim Garden Trail Leaflet