Accommodation & Travel

Travel

You can easily travel to Northern Ireland by plane or ferry, car hire is convenient to all terminals and can be booked in advance. There are good train and bus services throughout the province with routes to all towns and villages. Listed below is a selection of travel routes you might find helpful.

Travelling by Air.

To City of Derry airport.

With Ryanair:
From Birmingham, Glasgow Prestwick, Liverpool, London Stanstead and Luton.

Onward by car 45 minutes

To Belfast, George Best airport.

With Flybe:
From Aberdeen, Birmingham, Cardiff, Doncaster, Dundee, Edinburgh, Exeter, Gatwick, Glasgow, Guernsey, Inverness, Jersey, Leeds Bradford, Newcastle, Norwich and Southampton.

With Ryanair:
From Bristol, East Midlands (Nottingham), Glasgow Prestwick, Liverpool and London Stansted.

With bmi: From Edinburgh.

With CityJet: From London City.

With bmibaby: From London Heathrow.

Onward by car 1 hour 30 minutes.

To Belfast International airport.

With bmibaby: From Birmingham, Cardiff and East Midlands (Nottingham).

With easyjet:
From Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, East Midlands (Nottingham), Edinburgh, Glasgow, Gatwick, Liverpool, London Stansted, Luton, Manchester and Newcastle.

With Jet2.com : From Blackpool, Jersey and Leeds Bradford.

With Aer Lingus: From London Heathrow.
Onward travel by car 2 hours

Travelling by Sea.

To Port of Belfast.

With Isle of Man Steam Packet: From The Isle of Man.

With Norfolk Irish Sea Ferries: From Liverpool Birkenhead.

With Steanaline: From Stranraer.

Onward travel by car 1 hour 30 minutes.

To Port of Larne.

With P&O Irish Sea: From Cairnryan.

With Steanaline: From Fleetwood.

With P&O Irish Sea: From Troon.

Onward travel by car 1 hour 30 minutes.

Travelling by Train or Bus.

Checkout, www.translink,co.uk for rail and bus timetables.

Accommodation

There is a good range of accommodation to suit all requirements within easy travelling distance of the rivers. A province wide listing can be found at,
www.discoverireland.com
www.discovernorthernireland.com

A few that I would recommend due to their proximity to the rivers are listed below.

Hotels

The Fir Trees Hotel
Strabane
  
Website: www.firtreeshotel.net
Email: info@firtreeshotel.net 
Tel:  +44 (0)28 7138 2382
Fax:  +44 (0)28 7138 3116  
The Silverbirch Hotel
Omagh     
Website: www.silverbirchhotel.com
Email: reservations@silverbirchhotel.com
Tel: +44 (0)28 8224 2520
Fax: +44 (0)28 8224 9061
The Melon Country Hotel
Newtownstewart/Omagh 

Website: www.meloncountryhotel.com
Email:   info@meloncountryhotel.com
Tel: +44 (0)28 8166 1224
Fax  +44 (0)28 8166 1891

The Hunting Lodge
Baronscourt, Newtownstewart
TBC

Bed & Breakfast

Culloden B&B
Victoria Bridge
Website: www.sabp-web.co.uk
Tel:  +44 (0)28 8165 8506
Tel: +44 (0)28 8166 2076
 
Derg View  House
Ardstraw                                            
Email: rachelcraig696@hotmail.com
     

Self Catering

Derg View House
Ardstraw
See Derg View B&B
Baronscourt Cottages
Baronscourt, Newtownstewart
Website:www,baronscourtcottages.com
Email:info@baronscourtcottages.com
Tel/Fax +44 (0)28 8166 2360
The Governors Lodge
Baronscourt Estate
Website:  www.barons-court.com
Email:  info@barons-court.com
Tel:  +44 (0)28 8166 1683
Fax:  +44 (0)28 8166 2059
Grange Court
Newtownstewart
Website: www.grangecourt.com
Email: grangecourt@dial.pipex.com
Tel: +44 (0)28 8166 1877
Fax: +44 (0)28 8166 1956
   

Caravans/Tents

Sperrins Mountain Caravan Park
Omagh/Gortin
Website:  www.sperrincottages.com
Email:  mail@sperrincottages.com
Tel:  +44 (0)28 8166 2288