Gardening Break at “The Lodge @ Harvey’s Point”

Monday 15th – Wednesday 17th May 2017

We’re delighted to announce our first gardening workshop with Gareth Austin at Harvey’s Point this coming May!

Gareth will lead you through the basics of growing your own food and tell you everything you need to know about seeds, sowing, different types of soil and problems that you might encounter in your garden. 

About your teacher …..

Gareth AustinGareth Austin is a leading figure in Horticulture here in the North West of Ireland. He is a committee member of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture and qualified Organic Agriculturist. Gareth is resident Horticulturist with BBC Northern Ireland, where he can be heard weekly on BBC Radio Foyle. A pioneer of the community garden movement and he is passionate about historic Landscape design, where he has extensive knowledge on Walled Gardens of Ulster & Scotland. Gareth’s multi-skilled background in Horticulture, including Floristry and Retail Management, enhances his work as an educator and broadcaster.


What Your Package Includes

  • 2 nights’ accommodation in The Lodge at Harvey’s Point.
  • Breakfast served in The Lakeside Restaurant in Harvey’s Point Hotel
  • Light lunch on Saturday afternoon
  • Dinner each evening in our 2AA Rosette Restaurant
  • All workshops mentioned in attached itinerary with Gareth & Pat
  • From €249 per person sharing or €299 single occupancy

**Upgrades to the main Hotel available on request**

Sample itinerary >>The Lodge @ Harvey’s Point Gardening with Gareth

To book, contact our Reservations Team on 074 972 43 13 or email:

“Heaven in a Superior Lakeshore Suite”
We have been coming to Harvey’s Point for 10 years now and reckon this was visit number 10 or 11. We have stayed in Penthouse, Premium and Executive suites… John H – Belfast

John H

“Harvey’s Point is Stunning”
Spent my birthday at Harvey’s Point and had an absolutely amazing stay. The views over the lake are absolutely breathtaking and the rooms are fantastic… Erin D – Minneapolis

E Doherty

“Total Relaxation”
My husband and I spent 2 nights in this fabulous hotel for Easter weekend. There were such lovely treats organised by the hotel like a chocolate fountain … Andrea N – Dublin

Andrea N

“They go the extra mile”
Lovely room. Great evening meal and breakfast. Really friendly staff,especially Noel and Kevin in the bar. Even had great weather! We’ll be back. The location … 981sally14 – Seville


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