Our corner of Ireland was always high on the sightseeing agenda for tourists and locals alike. Legendary natural attractions, such as the mystical Giant’s Causeway, join newer arrivals, such as Belfast Titanic, as top things to do. Our local and knowledgeable staff can help recommend day trips and things to do from our unique and convenient location at the O’Neill Arms Country House Hotel.

Below are some of the most popular destinations our guests visit during their stay with us.

North West 200

The North West 200 is Ireland’s largest outdoor sporting event and has been running since 1964.

Airwaves Portrush

Air Waves Portrush. Air Show and ground attractions, FREE for all the family.

Red Sails Festival

A festival of free entertainment combining a diverse range of entertainment.

Milk Cup

International youth football tournament. Est. 1983 - one of the world's best youth football tournaments.

Portrush Raft Race

Portrush Raft Race takes place annually as part of a jam-packed bank holiday weekend of harbour-side family mayhem and fun.

2019 Open Golf

Northern Ireland will be at the centre of the global sporting spotlight from 18-21 July 2019 as The Open is staged outside of Scotland and England for only the second time in the Championship’s

Giant's Causeway

Giant's Causeway, Northern Ireland's first UNESCO Heritage Site, is a geological wonder and home to a wealth of history and legend.

Game of Thrones®

The forests, mountains and moorlands around Northern Ireland transformed into the scenic backdrops for Game of Thrones® most memorable moments.

Seamus Heaney Centre

Celebrating the life and literature of the poet and Nobel Laureate who was one of Ireland's greatest writers

Eel Fisheries

Celebrating the Skills, Traditions and Heritage of the Lough Neagh Fishing Community

Blue Flag Beaches

Celebrating the Skills, Traditions and Heritage of the Lough Neagh Fishing Community

Bushmills Distillery

The world's oldest whiskey distillerys since 1608.

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is a famous rope bridge near Ballintoy in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.

Dunluce Castle

Dunluce Castle is a medieval castle located on the edge of a basalt outcropping in County Antrim.

The Dark Hedges

Included in a list of the 12 best road trips in the UK and Ireland and featured on screen in Game of Thrones and many others!

Titanic Belfast

Titanic Belfast is the World's largest Titanic visitor experience and must-see attraction in Northern Ireland!


The O’Neill Arms Country House Hotel is uniquely located a short 30 minute drive from most of Northern Irelands top golf courses.

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