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The perfect base for family adventures

Build your ideal break

If you’re looking to escape with the family, The Ebrington Hotel is your perfect home away from home. Offering our guests state of the art facilities, you and your family are guaranteed to have a break you all enjoy. 

Magnificently located overlooking the city of Derry/Londonderry, our hotel is the perfect base for you and your family to explore the historic city and surrounding natural beauty. 

Below you will find a curated selection of family activities that are all located close to our hotel. 

Siege Museum

The Siege Museum provides an interactive and educational experience for families interested in learning about the city’s history, particularly the famous Siege of Derry in 1689. The museum features exhibitions, artefacts, and multimedia displays that bring the events of the siege to life. 

Riverwatch Aquarium and Visitor Centre

Ideal for families, this attraction showcases the aquatic life of the River Foyle and the surrounding coastal areas. Visitors can view marine life in the aquarium tanks and learn about the local environment through interactive displays and educational presentations

Foyle Valley Railway Museum

Train enthusiasts, young and old, will enjoy a visit to the Foyle Valley Railway Museum. The museum features model railway displays, vintage locomotives, and a collection of railway memorabilia that offers insight into the area’s railway heritage. 

St. Columb’s Park

This scenic park, located just next to our hotel, is a great place for families to enjoy a day outdoors. It offers green spaces, playgrounds, picnic areas, and walking trails, making it an ideal spot for a family outing or leisurely stroll. 

Brunswick Moviebowl

This entertainment complex provides a variety of activities for families, including a cinema showing the latest films, tenpin bowling lanes, a soft play area for young children, and an arcade with a selection of games. 

Amelia Earhart Centre and Wildlife Sanctuary

Located just outside the city, this sanctuary offers a chance to observe and learn about various bird species and local wildlife. The centre also has a playground and picnic area for families to enjoy. 

Base yourselves at The Ebrington and enjoy family-friendly activities that cater to all ages