Meta's Holiday Cottage is a beautifully restored traditional Northern Irish style cottage which lies in an area of outstanding natural beauty nestled between the Dromara Hills and Mourne Mountains. Ideal for those looking for a self-catering cottage holiday and the freedom to relax in peaceful surroundings.

Meta's Cottage can be rented out all year round to suit holiday makers in the winter as well as the summer. The cottage can be rented for any period of time from three days upwards.


Meta's Holiday Cottage is close to many interesting and enjoyable attractions such as the Bronte Homeland, the F.E McWilliam Gallery and the Thomas Ferguson Irish Linen factory and shop. Tullymore and Castlewellan Forest Parks are perfect for country walks and for cycling whilst Murlough Nature Reserve is great for walking and spotting wildlife. Banbridge town is steeped in history and ideal for a day out shopping. The city of Lisburn also has a great range of shops as well as attractions such as a super swimming pool with slides.

Golfers can enjoy a round at Royal County Down Golf Club, hikers can explore the majestic countryside and coastline or simply relax and soak in the complete silence and glorious views.

For information on nearby events and activities visit Discover Northern Ireland.

Cottage Visitors

Meta's Holiday Cottage has had many different guests since the beginning. Guests have included families, couples, groups of friends, sports enthusiasts and people from abroad visiting their families in Northern Ireland.

Cottage Amenities

  • Cottage Style: The cottage has been tastefully restored to its original condition and retains many period features. Self catering accommodation is available for up to 4 people. The cottage is suitable for children.
  • Bedrooms: The cottage sleeps up to 4 people with one double bedroom and one twin bedroom. Bed linen is supplied.
  • Bathroom: Shower, WC and wash basin
  • Living Area: Well equiped kitchen, wood burning stove, fridge, microwave oven, electric cooker, TV, DVD player, washing machine and dryer.
  • Outdoors: Large car park, storage suitable for fishing equipment, bicycles or motorbikes, patio area with BBQ and large enclosed garden for children.



Situated in a tranquil location deep in the heart of Northern Ireland overlooking the Mourne Mountains, Meta's Holiday Cottage is just 8 miles from the bustling town of Banbridge and 11 miles from the seaside resort of Newcastle.

map to metas cottage

51 Mill Road, Ballyroney, Banbridge, Co. Down, Northern Ireland BT32 5HD
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