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5 Reasons to Visit Co Antrim in Autumn: A Stay at The Bushmills Inn

Autumn, a season of vibrant colours, crisp air, and cosy nights. As the leaves turn golden and the days grow shorter, there's no better place to experience the magic of the season than in Co Antrim, Northern Ireland. And at the heart of this picturesque county lies The Bushmills Inn, a quietly luxurious boutique hotel that promises an unforgettable experience. Here are five compelling reasons to visit Co Antrim this autumn and make The Bushmills Inn your home away from home.
Historical Charm at The Bushmills Inn
Set against the backdrop of the Giant’s Causeway, The Bushmills Inn is a testament to Irish history and charm. Once a Coaching Inn in the 1600s, the hotel has been lovingly restored, blending stunning architecture with modern facilities. From inglenook turf fires to hayloft snugs, every corner of this 4-star boutique hotel tells a story.
The World's Oldest Whiskey Distillery
Nestled in the village that boasts the world’s oldest Whiskey Distillery, a visit to Bushmills is incomplete without sampling its finest malt. As the evenings grow cooler, what better way to warm up than with a glass of Bushmills whiskey by the fire?
Awe-Inspiring Natural Attractions
Co Antrim is home to some of Northern Ireland's most iconic landmarks. From the world-famous Giant’s Causeway to the thrilling Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and the majestic Dunluce Castle, autumn paints these attractions in a whole new light, making them even more enchanting.
Game of Thrones Filming Locations
For fans of the epic series, Co Antrim offers a chance to step into the world of Westeros. Many of the show's iconic scenes were filmed here, and as the autumn mists roll in, the landscapes become even more mystical and captivating.
Fine Dining and Exceptional Service
After a day of exploring, retreat to The Bushmills Inn for some fine dining in their award-winning restaurant. Whether you choose to dine al fresco on the patio or inside by the warmth of the fire, the culinary delights paired with exceptional service will make your stay all the more memorable.
Autumn in Co Antrim is a season of wonder, and The Bushmills Inn is the perfect base to explore it all. With its rich history, luxurious accommodations, and unparalleled service, it's no wonder that this boutique hotel is considered one of the best 4-star establishments in Northern Ireland. So, pack your bags, and let the magic of autumn and the charm of The Bushmills Inn sweep you off your feet.

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