G I Trail – The Patton Trail

Retrace the Footsteps of the American GIs in Northern Ireland. Kilkeel featured highly in the War effort with Mourne Park being the base for the 5th Infantry Division. Its at  Greencastle  and Dunavil that you can still see remains of the runways, watch towers and the...

Game of Thrones in the Mournes

Experience the real locations used by Game of Thrones. Start off in County Down at Winterfell in Castle Ward, then Audleys Castle which was Robb starks Camp. Follow the road along the river Quoile  then head for the Mournes and to Tollymore Forest Park which has...

Shotgun Championships 2017

The Northern Ireland Shotgun Championships are coming to the Mournes in 2017. From the 28th to 29th of April. They are being held in Ballinran, only a short distance from our cottages. There is 10% discount for guests attending the...

Food and Drink 2016

In March we celebrate Heritage and Traditions. The cottage will be open to the public on the 19th of March from 12 noon to 2pm. There will be soda farls on the griddle and the cottages will resound to the swirl of bagpipes. There will be history talks and story...

Valentines weekend

Enjoy the romantic setting of our cottages for Valentines weekend. You can stroll along the Kilkeel river and then settle down in front of one of our open fires and enjoy the cosy atmosphere. 10% discount on all bookings over the weekend.  

Dickens Day Kilkeel

Come to Kilkeel on the 28th of November and enjoy the atmosphere of a Victorian Christmas. Many promotions in the local shops and activities for children. Also a “Make it local” Christmas Fair promoting artisan foods, drinks and crafts. Grand Parade at...

Newry Oktoberfest 2015

In Newry city from Thursday 22nd of October to 26th of October from 7.pm to 1.am . The best in local music, German Beer and local food operators.  

Autumn Walk

Autumn walk to be held on Sunday 25th of October in Murlough Nature reserve near Newcastle as part of Great N. I. Walks.  It is a 5 mile coastal walk. Offer on accommodation with Walk N I “Three nights for the price of Two”

Culture Night Newry City

Culture night is on Friday 18th of September in Newry City. All events are in the Sean Hollywood arts centre. 5pm to 7pm Workshop working with clay. 6.30pm to 7.30 Sonas Harp Ensemble 8.30pm  Newry community Choir In the Bell Gallery – “Flowers and...