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Best wedding meal I’ve ever had!

I recently was at a wedding at The Shepherd’s Rest. Upon the doors read “Céad míle fáilte” and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
County Tyrone, United Kingdom
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Great venue and service

We attended a wedding evening reception here and it was perfect. The food was very tasty and... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2019
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Rural caravan park and campsite set in the sperrin mountains Closest campsite to Davagh Forest mountain bike trails. Log cabin style accommodation for hire. Pub and modern amenities building all onsite.
220 Sixtowns Road, Draperstown, Magherafelt BT45 7BH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7962 8517
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently was at a wedding at The Shepherd’s Rest. Upon the doors read “Céad míle fáilte” and Colin and his staff definitely lived up to this Gaelic saying. The venue itself was homely and had a traditional Irish feel. They say one of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rachie_Meg
Reviewed 2 January 2019

We attended a wedding evening reception here and it was perfect. The food was very tasty and bountiful, pleasing everyone in our group. The décor and layout were perfect for the event. Service was excellent, servers were so friendly (except one bar maid who I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Beehiverocks
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Just had an excellent weekend Caravanning at this venue. Clean, well run site with superb facilities. Great craic in the pub attached to the site with live music on Saturday night. Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 2003Tom
Reviewed 26 September 2018

This is an excellent place to stop. Good camping spaces, handy picnic tables, good price and very friendly owner - also of The Shepherd's Rest pub. Thanks for the craic. Would absolutely recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tina C
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Found this delightful motorhome park and campsite by accident. Facilities were excellent and relatively quite. There is a pub on site. It is ideal for for anyone who likes biking and hiking as it's close to the Sperrins and Davagh Forest. We stayed one night...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank james s
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

So glad we found this place! Ideal for campers looking for a gorgeous view and night away from busy. The grounds and facilities are immaculately kept and include a camper’s kitchen, refrigerator, showers and toilets, and a community area with billiards tables and plenty of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank FrozenTeacher
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here 2 nights as a base to do the mountain bike trails at Davagh Forest. My boyfriend had stayed before and loved it but at £5pppn I didn't have much in the way of expectations. Gorgeous country views, great shower/toilet block with pool...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Jenni R
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A scenic, out of the way spot. We had a lovely time - the food was good, staff was great, and the grounds were amazing. Did I mention it's out of the way :-)

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank X5032SDdang
Reviewed 1 September 2017

My wife and I went there for the weekend in our motorhome. Lovely place and nice people who run it . Will return again

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank fatboy2000
Reviewed 13 August 2017

When just driving a little bit away from the busy Giant Causeway and Game of Thrones dominated coast, we arrived in the Sperrins - what a great region, what a nice campsite we found on a working farm, with a pub and a very accommodating...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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18 October 2018|
Response from Tina C | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry, I don’t know this as I dont’ have one. If you contact Colin who runs it he will be able to answer that.