Welcome to “Bramley Apple Cottage”, “Wheat Loft Apartment”, “Gaskins Grove Cottage”, “Potters Cottage” and “Dobson’s Corner”, wonderful Tourism NI 4* self-catering holiday cottages within an enclosed courtyard at Ballydougan Pottery. Also on-site are the Thatch Gift Shop, Coffee Lounge & Restaurant. Situated in a quiet rural location convenient to Craigavon, this is a wonderful base for a dreamy country retreat and ideal for exploring many great locations within Northern Ireland.

Top of most Visitors list is a visit to BANBRIDGE and the Game of Thrones studio, a mere 10 minutes drive away! Also the F.E McWilliams Gallery & Studio or for a little retail “The Boulevard” shopping outlet.

The second favourite destination for Visitors is BELFAST. A short drive from Ballydougan takes you to the M1 motorway with access to Belfast, the Titanic Quarter, the SS Nomadic, the Odyssey, great Museums, Shopping, Michelin star Restaurants and craic!

Continue onwards to the North coast, the Glens of Antrim & the famous Giant’s Causeway.

This information is intended as a guide. Prices quoted are in £ sterling and include VAT, Heating & Electricity, Bed linens, towels & Welcome Pack. £100.00 deposit BAC’s payment required on each cottage booking (non-refundable & non-transferable) at time of booking. Balance of payment due 2 days prior to arrival please, again by BAC’s.10


For the great outdoors, drive to the Mourne Mountains and our stunning coastlines or to the Cathedral City of Armagh, the Ecclesiastical capital of Ireland with its Georgian architecture & rich musical culture. For fans of water and water sports Lough Neagh is a few minutes’ drive away.

So why not make the most of our central location as a great base for a great holiday!

Originally fine old listed stone barns (circa 1785), each has been sympathetically converted into modern comfortable holiday accommodation. Every cottage is bright and spacious with an open plan living room/kitchen, bedrooms and family bathroom.

At Ballydougan Pottery Cottages you can enjoy self-catering with a twist!  Wander across the courtyard and enjoy freshly prepared meals or snacks in the Restaurant & Coffee Lounge. Our staff can cater for all your needs – Breakfast, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Picnics, Dinner in your own cottage after a day sightseeing. Nothing is too much trouble! Please discuss requirements with Staff.

  • Ballydougan Pottery Cottages remain open all year round.
  • All properties are Tourism Northern Ireland 4* graded/classified.

Imagine a long break with your best friends, a romantic few days with someone special, a relaxing base while you play golf or go fishing, or a homely base for a family holiday where you can set the pace of your holidays to suit yourself. Let us at Ballydougan Pottery Cottages accommodate you in comfort. The quiet rural location makes it a dream country retreat and an ideal base for exploring Northern Ireland

Contact Information

For Cottage Information or Reservations Tel: 028 3831 7814                                Mobile: 078 420 43 121  or email: 

Click here to download our Cottage Tariffs

4* NITB Approved 2022