Leading Northern Irish hotel at the heart of the city centre
Located on the south bank of the River Foyle, the Everglades Hotel Derry lies at the heart of the vibrant city centre. As such, it offers visitors a wide range of events and attractions.
Found on reclaimed marshland, hence its Florida influenced name, the 4-star establishment provides guests with comfort and convenience as well as a few nods towards luxury.
The hotels 64 guestrooms all feature private en-suite bathrooms. Deluxe bed linens, thick curtains, and calming, natural dcor add a tranquil yet comfortable feel to the room, whilst a flat-screen television adds a contemporary touch. Certain rooms also feature a work desk and lounging area.
The Everglades is able to accommodate corporate customers and celebratory parties as well as typical holidaying guests. A number of meeting rooms are available which offer every convenience necessary to run a successful meeting, conference, or seminar. The Grand Ballroom can hold a total of 400 guests, adding a further dimension to the hotels business services. Larger conferences as well as charity functions can be held easily.
Similarly, those looking to celebrate a wedding reception, anniversary party, or even an end-of-year formal can make use of the hotel and the Grand Ballroom. With guestrooms and suites, dining, and these large function rooms, theres little to go wanting.
The Everglades Hotel Derry also features a choice of eateries. The Grill is a bistro restaurant that serves traditional dishes with a twist. International flavours are also on the menu. The Library Bar is a stylish and relaxing setting in which to enjoy bar snacks and lighter meals as well as a wide range of alcoholic beverages. Its book-lined walls and leather furniture set it apart as being suave and sophisticated.
With this being Northern Ireland, its probably predictable that the hotel offers a number of golf-orientated packages. The City of Derrys golf course at Prehen is close by whilst there are some 80 alternative fairways in the region.
As well as stunning golf courses, the region is punctuated by fantastic natural scenery. The hills of County Donegal make for picturesque viewing, whilst Ness County Park and a number of bird sanctuaries prove enjoyable.
The city of Derry itself is a mix of historic and modern. The amenities expected of todays cities are all on offer. From restaurants and pubs to nightclubs and entertainment venues, visitors will find Derry, or Londonderry as it is also known, to have a vibrant and bustling city centre which allows for entertainment galore.
Amongst these harbingers of modern times, visitors will also find an assortment or historical buildings, many of which feature some truly stunning architecture. Georgian, Victorian, and Edwardian buildings can be found within the old city walls. St. Eugenes Cathedral, the mother church for Roman Catholics in the city, is one of the citys more popular attractions, as are the citys many museums and galleries.
If that wasnt enough, the Everglades Hotel Derry also provides access to the major travel routes throughout both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, both of which present a plethora of attractions.