Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

Northern Ireland Hotels

Beech Hill Country House Hotel

  • 32 Ardmore Rd. Map It
  • Beech Hill


  • Steeped in history
  • Pretty grounds for walks
  • A convenient hideaway after taking in Derry's sights


  • /p>

    not many frills

  • Creaky floors and squeaky doors are part of the deal and may not suit everyone

Updated 04/29/2014

Fodor's Review

Journey past a fairy-tale gatehouse amid clumps of beech trees, and past streams and a duck pond to reach this grand 1729 country home set in 32 acres of woodland. Rooms in the old building are decorated in Georgian style; 10 rooms in a modern extension are larger and contemporary. A museum celebrates the fact that Beech Hill housed a contingent of U.S. Marines during World War II. when it became part of 'Base One Europe'. Signposted walking trails of the grounds (print and audio guides available) take you past sites where the Marines would have spent time. It's a 30-minute walk from the hotel to Ebrington Square and the Peace Bridge (which will take you to the other side of the city) and is well worth the effort.

Hotel Information


32 Ardmore Rd., 3 km (2 miles) southeast of town off A6, Derry, BT47 3QP, Northern Ireland

Map It



Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 31 rooms, 5 suites
  • Rate includes Breakfast; Some meals

Updated 04/29/2014

View Northern Ireland Hotel Rates


Map View

Map of

What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all hotels in Northern Ireland

Add Your Own Review

When did you stay?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?







No Thanks

Love To Travel?

Get FREE e-mail communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

How we use your email

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.