C.S. Lewis Bed & Breakfast
With a storied past dating back to the 17th century, The Old Inn has hosted dignitaries and celebrities from around the world, each enchanted by its timeless charm and impeccable service. The hotel is labelled as one of Northern Ireland's most historic hotels due in part to its links with author and 20th Century Literary icon C.S. Lewis who was a frequent visitor to The Old Inn and even honeymooned here with his wife Joy in 1958! Renowned for its rich history and famous for a cosy atmosphere with warm hospitality, step back in time and savour the grandeur of a bygone era.
Indulge in an enchanting journey through literary history with our exclusive 'Journey to Narnia' bed & breakfast package that beckons you to experience a world of refined elegance and intellectual inspiration to commemorate the legacy of C.S. Lewis on his 60th Anniversary.
A new chapter in an iconic age-old story, you’ll find The Old Inn is a place that embodies playful blend of the old and new, the local with the worldly. Escape into the past with an overnight stay in our cosy guestrooms, where timeless charm meets modern comfort. As you step into the Old Inn, you'll be greeted by the same inviting atmosphere that once welcomed C.S. Lewis himself during his honeymoon. Immerse yourself in the ultimate relaxation with full access to our rejuvenating Treetop Spa, where tranquility and serenity await to melt away your cares. Perched above Crawfordsburn Country Park, soak up the nature that surrounds you and let your mind wander, much like the whimsical worlds Lewis created, as you soak in the soothing ambiance of our spa.
The pièce de résistance of this lovely package is our C.S. Lewis themed afternoon tea, a sumptuous experience that pays homage to the brilliant author's literary genius. Savor delectable treats and exquisite teas carefully curated to transport you into the enchanting realms of Narnia, or perhaps even to the mystical Wardrobe itself.
Our ‘Journey to Narnia’ is a tribute to a literary legend and an invitation to immerse yourself in an enchanting blend of luxury, history, and imagination. Join us at The Old Inn nestled in Crawfordsburn, only 15 minutes from Belfast, where time stands still, and the magic of C.S. Lewis lives on. Book today and embark on a journey fit for a true connoisseur of fine literature and luxurious indulgence.