If you are looking for a cosy and comfortable self-catering base from which to explore the treasures of Derry/Londonderry and Donegal this accommodation offers everything. Grove Place is conveniently situated in a quiet cul-de-sac within a five minute walk of: the Derry Walls; St Columbs Cathederal; the Playhouse; the War Memorial; St Augustines Church; the Verbal Arts Centre; the Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall and the Guildhall. A ten minute walk will take you to: the Bogside; Free Derry Corner; the Peace Bridge; the Tower Museum; St Columbas Church; the Museum of Free Derry and a wide selection of cafes, restaurants, pubs and nightclubs.
The accommodation sleeps 8 in double and twin rooms and has separate dining room and lounge with flat screen TV with Freeview and reading books. Fresh bed linen and towels are provided upon arrival and renewed midweek. There is fully functioning kitchen including cutlery, crockery, microwave, sandwich maker and washing machine. You can be assured of a very warm welcome and a very pleasant stay.
Grove Place offers visitors a unique location to explore our beautiful City whether you stay for a week, weekend, or overnight and we are happy to meet you upon arrival and transport you to Grove Place where you can enjoy a sandwich lunch courtesy of the proprietors.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lisfannon Beach County Donegal 17 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: City of Derry Airport 13.6 km, Nearest railway: Londonderry Railway Station 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (3), Single Beds (4), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Derry/Londonderry City lies snugly in the North West of the island of Ireland and is part of the UK. It is ideally situated being served by a local airport, train and bus terminal and an ever improving road network. Though the City is famed for its historic antiquities and vibrant cultural life it is also a perfect location from where to sample and enjoy regional attractions such as: the Giants Causeway; Glenveigh National Park; Downhill Beach; Mussenden Temple; Binevenagh Mountain; Roe Valley Country Park; Sperrin Hills; Royal Portrush Golf Club; and other interesting sites in County Donegal which is only 5 miles from Grove Place. Sites in Donegal include an amass of beautiful beaches; quaint towns and villages and modern vibrant centers such as: Letterkenny and Donegal Town.
The region is awash with activities to suit all including: horse riding; hill walking and rambling; water sports; cycling paths; dance; theatre; musicals; swimming; archery; 10 pin bowling; cinema; canoeing and many more.
Derry/Londonderry is reknowned for many things but three in particular: the genuine hospitality that comes springs effortlessly from the City's population; the craic an over abundance of historic antiquities. The hospitality shown by the people of the City to strangers and visitors alike has been and remains to be a hall mark. No one can remain a stranger in the City. The 'craic' simply means 'fun'. Derry/Londonderry has a historic and current love of and culture including: traditional music and dance; contemporary music and dance; classical music; theatre; pantomine and the many wonderful ad hoc theatrical one offs that emerge from the cultural melting pot. Having a blend of two main cultural traditions of Irish and Ulster Scots Derry/Londonderry is blessed with a rich and deep source from which cultural creativity is constantly renewed. The craic includes pub life and the easy association locals enjoy with the benefits afforded by sensible alcohol consumption and the company of like minded people. It would be unimaginable to spend time in Derry/Londonderry and not enjoy the experience.
The third major strand of Derry/Londonderry'sofferings is its amazing history and the numerous historic attractions: the Derry Walls; St Columbs Cathederal; St Augustines Church; St Columbas Church; The Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall; 1st derry Presbyterian Church; Free Derry Corner; the Fountain; the Bogside; the Tower Museum and many many more. It is a fact that by walking the Derry Walls and visiting the numerous excellent tourist attractions, history appears to come alive. Walking in Derry/Londonderry is like walking through history instead of being a spectator.