17 kilometres from the heart of Carrickfergus you'll find Belfast. This hotel-rich neighbourhood has 44 places to rest your weary head. Be sure to do yourself a favour and check out The Merchant Hotel and Hilton Belfast hotel, just a small sample of the awesome accommodation choices here. But that's not all! Belfast City Centre is another Carrickfergus neighbourhood chock-full of options. Some of the most popular Belfast City Centre places to base yourself include The Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast and Clayton Hotel Belfast.
For some alternatives, try out the Culloden Estate & Spa and the Malone Lodge Hotel & Apartments. They are 10 kilometres and 19 kilometres respectively from the main center. Wotif also recommends the Victoria Apartments and the Ballygally Castle. The first is 20 kilometres away from town, while the other is 18 kilometres away.
If you want to explore some close by localities, think about Antrim and Crumlin. Travel 25 kilometres to the west from Carrickfergus and you'll locate Antrim. Alternatively, Crumlin is 25 kilometres to the southwest. Accommodations in Antrim include the Holiday Inn Express Antrim and Stable Court Apartments. Crumlin options are the Maldron Hotel Belfast Airport and Ballyrobin Country Lodge.
If you are into sports and want to see games, you could head to Odyssey Arena, which is to the southwest of Carrickfergus. Book a hotel near the action at the Europa Hotel or the Radisson Blu Hotel Belfast.
George Best Belfast City Airport is the most practical airport for flying into Carrickfergus and is 14 kilometres from the centre of town. If you would like to stay nearby, try the Stormont Hotel or the Rayanne House.
Hotels in Carrickfergus start at AU$115 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.