Welcome to Gardenvale Bed & Breakfast – Dark Hedges Accomodation

The Dark Hedges – Less than 5 minutes away

You may have heard of The Dark Hedges, world famous tree tunnel and more popularly known as the filming location of several movies and TV series, most notably, HBO’s Game of Thrones and Transformers: The Last Knight.

Check this out while staying at Gardenvale – it’s only 5 minutes up the road! It’s an unmissable photo opportunity.

Bed & Breakfast Rated Fabulous (8.7+) on Booking.com

We’ve been partnered with Booking.com since 2013 and have had over 2500 happy guests stay with us from all over the world. We’re a hit with couples, so if you’re seeking a peaceful, romantic, rural retreat – look no further.

Set within the spacious grounds of an 18th-century manor house, the family-run Gardenvale Bed & Breakfast offers guests a comfortable stay in the heart of the countryside of County Antrim.


What others think of us

“Simply beautiful property and grounds. Bedroom v. large and very romantic!!”

WilliamUnited Kingdom

“Very friendly owner, big rooms with extraordinary comfortable beds!! Good breakfast”


“Loved the entire time there. The room was wonderful. Bathroom super. Those running the B&B were wonderful hosts, and literally went the extra mile to find us when we became lost. The grounds and view are gorgeous. Breakfast was elegant and delicious.”


“Inge and Charlie the owners were extremely caring and helpful and went out of their way in accommodating any requests even to the extent of getting up early for making sandwiches for a day trip! We are looking forward to coming back. Definitely to be recommended.”


A warm welcome!

We pride ourselves on being as hospitable as possible and will go the extra mile to make you feel welcome.

We hope you’ll join us at Gardenvale soon.

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or would like more info!

Fancy An Escape?

From the hustle & bustle

Life is stressful nowadays. We understand that sometimes you need to retreat.

Hopefully you will find an offer that suits your needs and choose to stay with us.

If you got any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Available Self-Catering

NEW – Perfect as a Romantic Retreat

But we got more

Further amenities & options to spend your time

Only 12 miles away

The Giant’s Causeway

Just outside Bushmills and 12 miles away from us at Gardenvale is the Giant’s Causeway, an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns as a result of a volcanic eruption. Simply, it’s a stunning natural wonder.

Only 9 miles away

Ballintoy Harbour – The Iron Islands

For those looking to capture a true sense of Irish rural life, it is an ideal stop over whilst touring the coastal route. Furthermore, like the Dark Hedges it has been used as a filming location in HBO’s epic series Game of Thrones. This stunning harbour location has been used for exterior Pyke shots and as the Iron Islands.

Only 1 mile away

18 Hole Golf Course

Set within the 210 Acres of Gracehill lays an 18-hole Parkland Golf Course designed by the talented Frank Ainsworth into a 72 Par American Style course with challenging obstacles such as water hazards and huge trees. So if you’re on holiday and simply can’t live without golf – you’re covered.

Great Food in the area

Restaurants to chose from

Looking for some grub after checking in? Just a mile from Gardenvale is The Scullery Bar & Restaurant and The Gracehill House Restaurant

If you’re looking to venture a bit further, please check out our Top Places to Eat in County Antrim.