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Derry Christmas 

Unlock the Walled City

  1. This is a picture of the City Hotel in Derry.
    There’s so much choice in Derry~Londonderry when it comes to choosing where to stay, with options available to suit everyone’s budget and taste.  So whether you want to stay in the heart of the city action, or somewhere a little quieter then you’ll have plenty to choose from.  From international hotel brands, boutique designer hotels right through to the best B&Bs, guest houses and self-catering accommodation in the country – we’ve got them in abundance.
  2. Whether you are looking for contemporary cuisine, a fine dining experience or your just re-fuelling the kids, you'll find it all in Derry! The local chefs are keen to use local produce, transforming it into a wonderful culinary delight for your gourmet pleasure. Our restaurants, bistros and brasseries will have you coming back for second helpings. The choice is remarkable for a city of its size.
  3. Check out the latest festive offers from the city's best hotels. Whether you are looking for a shopping break or a little relaxation before the rush, get booking your Christmas getaway to Derry~Londonderry today.
  4. Check out our Online Shop and buy all your favourite goodies from the historic Walled City of Derry~Londonderry. From Derry Girls merch, ‘LegenDerry chocolate’ bars, books and cards to bespoke ‘I love Derry’ tote bags – we’ve got it all!
  5. Known as a 'festival city', there's plenty to keep you entertained on your next visit to the Walled City. So if it's theatre shows, music events, cultural weekends or even world-famous festivals, we have it all in Derry-Londonderry.
  6. A shopping trip in Derry~Londonderry will most definitely not disappoint. From luxury boutique stores, to high street chains and our stunning craft shops, you’ll find everything you need and more. So whether you’re visiting the city to explore our historic 400-year-old Walls, award winning museums or even simply just to check out our social scene, make sure you swing by our shopping centres too.
  7. Visitor Pass
    The Visit Derry Pass is the Official Sightseeing ticket for the Walled City of Derry~Londonderry. Valid for one or two days the pass provides access to ten handpicked attractions, saving money on admission fees whilst seeing the best the city has to offer. You will also receive a Visit Derry map, local tips and offers to make sure you get the very most from your trip. Insightful and inspiring, the Visit Derry Pass is a winner for all ages and a great way to save money and time.
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Santa in a sanctuary with two brown bears
LocationBurnfoot

Be transported to the Arctic North Pole this Christmas at Wild Ireland.

Santa at the Stables
LocationLimavady

Santa at the Stables is a fantastic immersive Christmas experience where you can make cookies,…

Santa waving at a sleigh with reindeers
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Come to Da Vinci's this year with your little ones and enjoy a magical experience in our brand new…

St Columb's Magic Kingdom
LocationDerry~Londonderry

St Columbs Magic Kingdom a place like no other this Christmas!

image of the Walled City Markets at Christmas at night. Christmas stalls with Guidhall and Guildhall clock in the background clo
LocationDerry-Londonderry

Check off your Christmas list with a trip to the Walled City Markets this December. Nestled in the…

Where to Stay                      

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Longlevens - Rita's Retreat
LocationLondonderry

Longlevens self-catering accommodation provides luxurious facilities in a large country house…

Groarty Manor
LocationLondonderry

Groarty Manor is a family-run house offering bed and breakfast accommodation, just three miles away…

Lake of Shadows Hotel, Buncrana, Co.Donegal
LocationBuncrana

Situated in the heart of Buncrana town this Donegal Hotel has been operating for well over the last…

Everglades Hotel
LocationLondonderry

The Premier Hotel in the North West, situated on the banks of the Foyle and within easy access to…

Waterfoot Hotel
LocationLondonderry

Overlooking the River Foyle on the Waterside of the city, it’s excellent location is just a 5…

Carrowmena Activity Centre (Glamping/Camping/Residential)
LocationLimavady

Ideal for exploring local beauty areas such as the stunning North Coast & all the beautiful beaches…

Finedays
LocationLondonderry

Finedays Cottage is a modern self catering rural cottage set in the Idyllic Faughan Valley between…

The Saddlers House
LocationLondonderry

The Saddlers House is a tastefully restored mid-19th century town house located in a conservation…

Holiday Inn Express Derry-Londonderry
LocationDerry

This modern new hotel is ideal for your next short break - take a stroll round the 17th Century…

Shipquay Hotel
LocationLondonderry

Derry’s newest and coolest boutique hotel, located on Derry’s famous Shipquay Street. Overlooking…

Iona Inn
LocationLondonderry

Iona Inn and Iona House are a great examples of a well preserved Irish Pub and guesthouse. Located…

Portrush Atlantic Hotel
LocationPortrush

Award-winning hotel situated in the centre of Portrush overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Ideal base…

Elaghvale Lodge
LocationLondonderry

Located off the main Derry-Buncrana Road on Derry-Donegal border.Home from home in a rural setting…

Palace Street Apartments
LocationLondonderry

5 star self catering accommodation within the walled city; peaceful setting - close to all -…

Derry Hostel
LocationDerry

Paddy's Palace Hostel is an award winning 28 bed hostel in the centre of historic Derry~Londonderry…

The Belfray Country Inn
LocationLondonderry

Located only a few minutes drive from the historic walled City of Derry. The Belfray Country Inn…

St Columb's Park House
LocationLondonderry

St Columb’s Park House is a beautiful 18th century manor house located in a tranquil Park in the…

Da Vinci's Hotel, Derry
LocationDerry

Da Vinci’s Hotel Derry is located on the Culmore Road, an urban setting on the banks of the River…

Best Western Plus White Horse Hotel
LocationLondonderry

A warm welcome awaits you at the 4 Star Best Western White Horse Hotel. Recently renovated and…

Amore B&B
LocationAbbey Street

In the heart of Derry city centre you will find Amore B&B, popular location-only two minutes walk…

Drumcorn Farm Cottage
LocationLondonderry

If you are looking for quiet relaxing place to stay where you will feel at home whether you’re…

The City Hotel Derry
LocationLondonderry

The City Hotel Derry is perfectly positioned for sightseeing breaks in Derry City. A stay at our…

Cecil's Cottage, Buncrana, Co.Donegal
LocationBuncrana

Nestled along the shores of Lough Swilly with breathtaking views over Stragill Beach and the…

Banks Of The Faughan Motel
LocationLondonderry

This motel's central location is an ideal stop for tourists, friends or associates when visiting…

Where to Eat & Drink                               

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Umi
LocationDerry~Londonderry

We are an Asian fusion restaurant that serves sushi, dumplings, tapas style small plates with a…

Walled City Brewery
LocationDerry~Londonderry

The Walled City Brewery craft uniquely local, premium quality, fabulously flavoursome food and beer…

This is a picture of 68 Clooney Restaurant. The focal point is a featured pink blossom tree.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

The White Horse Hotel’s famous afternoon tea is the sweetest way to mark your special…

Oakleaf Restaurant
LocationMaghera

This licensed restaurant welcomes family’s of all ages and can also cater for coach parties with…

Rosie Joe's
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Located at 27-31 Waterloo Street. Rosie Joe’s offers 3 music venues under one roof, catering for…

Nonnas Wood Fired Pizza
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Traditional Italian style pizzas from our wood fired oven. Nonnas is a casual family owned…

Quaywest Wine Bar & Restaurant
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Located in one of the city‘s most historic buildings – a land mark on the banks of the Foyle –…

The Pickled Duck Cafe
LocationDerry~Londonderry

The Pickled Duck is a new addition to Derry’s cafe scene on a prime location on the Guildhall…

Badgers Bar And Restaurant
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Located in the heart of the city mid-way between two of Derry’s most popular theatres, this venue…

Peadar O'Donnells
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Welcome to Peadar O'Donnells, the home of Live traditional & contemporary music in Derry. On our…

Guild Café
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Guild is located on the ground floor of the iconic Guildhall & overlooking the Peace Bridge.

Granny Annie's Kitchen And Bar
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Expectations realised at Granny Annie's Kitchen & Bar. Drink, Food & live entertainment.

The Exchange Restaurant and Wine Bar
LocationDerry~Londonderry

An exciting city centre restaurant offering quality food, delicious wine, ambient surroundings and…

Bentley Bar
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Bentley Bar is situated by Ferryquay Gate, in the heart of a shoppers paradise and close to most of…

The Park Bar
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Established in 1899 The Park Bar is a family owned and run pub. Located next to St Eugene’s…

The Gate Bistro and Cocktail Bar
LocationDerry/Londonderry

Order cocktails or a bottle of fine wine, the perfect accompaniment to our any of the delicious…

Doherty's Home Bakery
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Doherty’s Home Bakery is a family run business serving a wide range of hot food and producing the…

Tracy's Bar Derry
LocationDerry~Londonderry

A traditional Irish pub situated at the corner of two of Derry's most popular streets; William…

Soda and Starch
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Nestled inside Derry’s Walls in the heart of the Craft Village, this charming pantry and grill is…

Tinneys Bar
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Family owned since 1847, Tinney's is famed for its legendary Guinness and the friendly, colourful…

Mekong Street Food
LocationDerry-Londonderry

Experience Asian Street Food in the heart of the Walled City.

Fiorentinis
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Derry's oldest ice-cream parlor coffee shop open 7 days a week. Fish and chips, filled rolls,…

The Old Docks Bar & Grill
LocationDerry-Londonderry

The Old Docks Bar & Grill is perfectly located on Queens Quay, on the banks of the river Foyle. It…

The Scullery Café
LocationDerry-Londonderry

Artisan bakery coffee house specialising in homemade food made daily.

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