Newcastle, Co. Down

Step off the beach on to the mountain slopes - at the foot of Northern Ireland's highest peak, Slieve Donard (2,796 ft). You can step off the same five-mile beach on to Royal County Down Golf Course and its easier companion course. The harbour is full of sailing boats and the Shimna river of salmon You can walk from one end of town to the other along the promenade, passing the Percy French memorial fountain (author of the famous 'Mountains of Mourne' song). The Tropicana has outdoor fun pools and an adventure playground. Exhibitions and films are shown at the adjacent Newcastle Centre. The recreation grounds include a bowling green children's boating pool, tennis and miniature golf, while beautiful Donard Park tempts you to walk by the cascading Glen River up into the heart of the mountains.

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Hotels in Newcastle

Slieve Donard Hotel Slieve Donard Hotel

Downs Rd, Newcastle, BT33 0AH, Co. Down
With stunning views of the County Down coastline and superb spa facilities, including a 20-metre pool, this 4-star hotel stands in 6 acres of grounds, leading to the Royal County Down Golf Club.

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Newcastle

Cherryhill Lodge Cherryhill Lodge

98 TULLYBRANNIGAN ROAD, Newcastle, BT33 0PW, Co. Down
Located in Newcastle, 3.6 km from Slieve Donard, Cherryhill Lodge boasts air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi throughout the property. Free private parking is available on site. Rooms include a flat-screen TV.

Self-Catering Accommodation in Newcastle

Gorse Hill Farm Gorse Hill Farm

37 Slievenaman Road, Newcastle, BT33 0QD, Co. Down
Featuring free WiFi and mountains views, Gorse Hill Farm is a holiday home, situated in Newcastle. You can fire up the barbecue for a tasty meal and enjoy the garden in fair weather. Free private parking is available on site.

Slieve Donard Cottage Slieve Donard Cottage

Widows row 161 south promenade, Newcastle, BT33 0HA, Co. Down
Boasting panoramic views over Dundrum Bay, Slieve Donard Cottage is a 10-minute walk from the centre of Newcastle on the Western coast of Northern Ireland.

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