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The Six Nations Championship at The Bushmills Inn

There’s nothing better than the rugby Six Nations. Every year, six of Europe’s leading rugby powerhouses battle it out to claim superiority over one another with the goal of being crowned the Six Nations Champion. And the best part about it? That’s easy: being surrounded by friends and family whilst watching the action with a cold pint in hand. In this post, we’re going to detail the ways in which you can elevate your Six Nations experience at The Bushmills Inn. We’ll cover everything from food, drink, stays and more. So sit back, relax and TRY to contain your excitement for the Six Nations Championship at The Bushmills Inn.


Watch the games in the Still Room Cinema

Rugby is better on the big screen. That’s why The Bushmills Inn are offering you the chance to watch the remaining Six Nations matches in our boutique Still Room Cinema. Feast your eyes on rugby’s elite and sip away on a cold pint of stout - it is the Guinness Six Nations Championship after all! The dates and times for the remaining games are as follows:

Round 4
  • Saturday 9th March: Scotland v Wales (2:15pm), England v Italy (4:45pm)
  • Sunday 10th March: Ireland v France (5:00pm)

Round 5
  • Saturday 16th March: Italy v France (12:30pm), Wales v Ireland (2:45pm), England v Scotland (5:00pm)

Halftime Bar Bites in The Gas Bar

You can enjoy a drink in the Still Room Cinema at The Bushmills Inn during the match and then refuel at halftime with a selection of delicious bar bites served in our famous Gas Bar. The question is, what will you go for? Will it be our Oxford Sandy and Black pork sliders with burnt apple slaw, smoked Applewood and potato bread fries? Or perhaps you would prefer our crispy chicken wings with sriracha chilli and blue cheese dipping sauces. Click here to view our Bar Bites menu and make your final choice before game day.

For those who want to settle their nerves with a sophisticated beverage, our range of luxury cocktails will do just the trick. Check out our cocktail menu here and take your pick from the old classics and new signature creations at The Bushmills Inn.


Make a night of it at The Bushmills Inn

Watching your country’s national rugby team can be an emotional rollercoaster. Instead of rushing back after the games have finished, why not make a night of it at The Bushmills Inn? For example, you could dine in our AA Rosette-winning Restuarant with a menu crafted with freshest, most seasonal produce that Northern Ireland has to offer. Or, you could celebrate the big win by singing along to live music in The Gas Bar from 8:30-to-late, every Saturday evening.

What better way to round off a great day of craic than with a luxurious stay at The Bushmills Inn. Space and luxury are the hallmark of our guest rooms, complemented with stylish, traditional furnishings and delightful touches to make you feel truly welcome. After a restful night’s sleep enjoy a full Irish breakfast, cooked to order. Browse our latest offers for hotel breaks at The Bushmills Inn and be sure to book a room fast to avoid disappointment.

So who are you supporting this rugby Six Nations? We know who our team is - come on, Ireland!
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