About the home
At Knockavallen Lodge you can relax and enjoy luxurious 4 star accommodation in a peaceful rural setting with magnificent panoramic views of the countryside. Here you will experience a warm welcome from James & Christine, who are always available to advise regarding nearest shops, restaurants and leisure activities.
The Lounge and entrance hallway have been newly decorated, creating a fresh modern ambience for 2013.
Our spacious rooms enable you to relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.They include a double bedroom, twin bedroom, fully equipped kitchen with seating for six, bathroom with shower over the corner bath.
A private patio and garden allow you to soak up the sun while your children play in the nearby lawn.
You will find the premises are suitable for wheelchair users and children alike.
This is a perfect location for exploring the North coast, and Giant's Causeway, while one hours drive takes you to Belfast or Londonderry! You may also take a short ferry crossing from Magilligan to Greencastle and be in Donegal within 40 minutes!
Your nearest shop is just one mile away and there are many popular places to eat within easy reach.
Knockavallen Lodge is an ideal base for your dream holiday, whether young, or just young at heart!
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Portballintrae, 12km|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 8km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||DVD player, Staffed Property|
|General:||Central heating, TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Sofabeds (1), Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access:||Wheelchair friendly, Secure parking|
Further details indoors:
A radio is provided for your enjoyment in the kitchen.
Liquid soap, toilet rolls and tissues are available for your convenience.
A unique Information File providing local news plus brochures of all tourist attractions will help you make the most of your holiday.
Further details outdoors:
French doors lead out of Lounge onto patio. You are provided with table and chairs so that you may sit outdoors and soak up the sun!
Rotary clothes line is available at the side of the patio.
Private lawn, adjoining patio, for children to play on.
Drive your car onto patio close to entrance for easy unpacking!
Strictly no smoking indoors.
25% of rental fee is required to secure booking.
Balance of rental fee is due 4 weeks before arrival.
Alternatively, if booking is made less than 4 weeks before arrival date, then full rental fee is required to secure.
The County Antrim region
DON'T MISS OUR SPECIAL GOLF DEAL:- 10% off Ballycastle green fees when you stay at Knockavallen Lodge.
Both the world famous Giant's Causeway and the Bushmills Distillery, (opened in 1608), are a must for the discerning tourist .
County Antrim is also home to the famously challenging Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge.
Many peaceful hours may be spent exploring the Nine Glens of Antrim or you can take a short boat trip from Ballycastle to Rathlin Island, famous for its bird sanctuary. Take the Essential Irish Journey and follow our breathtaking, scenic coastline, with many beautiful golden beaches, from Belfast to the shores of Donegal.
The Dervock area
The village of Dervock is famous for the annual July McAurthur Marathon held in memory of Kennedy Kane McArthur, a former village postman, who won the Marathon Olympic Gold Medal in Sweden 100 years ago!
The market town of Ballymoney is just a 10 minute drive away. It is the home of famous motorbike racer Joey Dunlop where you can visit his Memorial garden to see a life size image of our local hero.
Ballymoney has much to offer the tourist with a Leisure Centre boasting a swimming pool and children's pool, a state of the art Gymnasium and Health Suite plus squash and badminton courts.
The town offers a wide choice of coffee shops and plenty of opportunity to buy souvenirs to take home.
There are also facilities for fishing, horse riding, walking, cycling, tennis and golf in the area.
The annual NW200 motorbike races at the North coast attract huge crowds each year in mid May and football fans enjoy festivities surrounding the Milk Cup held in the nearby town of Coleraine during July.
How to get there
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From Belfast take M2 North towards Ballymena/Coleraine. Follow A26 to Ballymoney/Coleraine.
At Ballymoney by-pass turn right at the Knock Rd Junction,i.e.B66 to Ballycastle & Dervock.
In Dervock turn left, then immediately fork right onto Toberdoney Rd., following signs for Ballycastle.
You will find us 1 mile along left hand side of Toberdoney Rd in lane with 2 large white stones and sign at entrance.
Activities near Dervock
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
26 Sep 2012
We've just returned from another fabulous holiday at Knockavallen Lodge and thankfully everything is of the previous high standards. (See my earlier review of July 2011 for full details).... more
05 Aug 2012
A most enjoyable holiday. We normally take a lazy beach holiday abroad but wanted a more activity based holiday with cycles and canoe, which we were perfectly able to accomplish at Christine and... more
02 Jul 2012
This was a most welcoming apartment, equipped with everything we needed, including wi-fi.It was immaculately clean and the owners accomodated our every need. It was extremely relaxing. Although set... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 2|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|9 Mar 13||11 May 13||£ 190||£ 40||£ 40||2 Nights|
|NW200||11 May 13||19 May 13||£ 250||£ 50||£ 50||3 Nights|
|19 May 13||29 Jun 13||£ 220||£ 50||£ 50||2 Nights|
|29 Jun 13||1 Sep 13||£ 320||£ 50||£ 50||2 Nights|
|1 Sep 13||27 Oct 13||£ 180||£ 40||£ 40||2 Nights|
|Prices for group size 6|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|3 May 13||11 May 13||£ 240||£ 50||£ 50||2 Nights|
|NW 200||11 May 13||19 May 13||£ 275||£ 60||£ 60||3 Nights|
|19 May 13||24 May 13||£ 250||£ 60||£ 60||2 Nights|
|24 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 275||£ 70||£ 70||2 Nights|
|1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 310||£ 60||£ 60||2 Nights|
|29 Jun 13||1 Aug 13||£ 330||£ 70||£ 70||2 Nights|
|1 Aug 13||13 Aug 13||£ 330||£ 70||£ 70||2 Nights|
|13 Aug 13||1 Sep 13||£ 350||£ 70||£ 70||2 Nights|
|1 Sep 13||29 Sep 13||£ 300||£ 60||£ 60||2 Nights|
The property does not have weekend tariffs.
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Linen,towels, heating and electricity are included in the price.
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