Whether looking to pamper your Mum or help her unleash her creativity, up North has a range of great offers and events that could be the perfect Mother’s Day gift this year.
Paint and Sip at the Stormont Hotel in association with Thompson’s Tea: £65
Help your mum explore her creativity with a cup of tea in one hand and a brush in the other. On Saturday, April 29, the Stormont Hotel in Belfast has a painting workshop hosted by talented artist Dawn Crothers, followed by afternoon tea in association with Thompson’s Tea.
Dawn will guide attendees through the process step by step, helping them create their very own Tea Cup-inspired masterpiece to take home. No experience is needed to take part and all materials are provided on the day, with the option to have your work framed (frame cost not included in the price).
Spring wreath making followed by buffet supper at the Culloden Estate and Spa: £65
Talented local florist David McConkey will be in the Culloden Estate and Spa on Monday evening, March 27, to host a Spring wreath-making class, followed by a hot fork buffet supper. For all ages and levels, the event promises an evening of great fun, food and foliage.
Sophisticated Overnight Getaway for Two at The Grand Central Hotel in Belfast with breakfast and afternoon tea or lunch: from £260
Whether it’s a grand gesture or a small token of your appreciation, the Grand Central Hotel in Belfast has everything you need to make Mother’s Day unforgettable.
Enjoy the finest of foods, live musical entertainment and some of the best views of the city.
You can treat your mum to a delectable Afternoon Tea in a choice of two settings – the cool and contemporary Seahorse restaurant or the sky-high Observatory cocktail bar. A two-course Mother’s Day lunch is also available in the hotel’s sophisticated Grand Café.
And, as a special thank you, the hotel will provide a gift for every mum in attendance.
Relaxing stay at Ballygally Castle in Antrim with breakfast and Mother’s Day buffet lunch: from £230
Make this Mother’s Day extra special with a relaxing overnight stay at Ballygally Castle. Start your celebration with the hotel’s ever-popular Mother’s Day Grand Sunday Buffet Lunch in the Kintyre Ballroom, where you can indulge in delicious food from starters to desserts.
After lunch, take a leisurely stroll through the private gardens or enjoy the picturesque sights around Ballygally. If you prefer to stay inside, there’s a great roaring fire in the lounge where you can chill out and relax.
And when you’re ready to retire for the night, dreamy cloud beds will provide the ultimate in comfort and luxury, ensuring a peaceful and restful sleep. The next morning, there’s no need to rush as you’ll have the luxury of a late checkout, giving you plenty of time to enjoy your full Irish breakfast before departing.