Located towards the south-eastern region of Northern Ireland’s County Down, Newcastle is a small seaside town. Conveniently positioned along the coast of the Irish Sea, it’s the perfect spot for an enjoyable break away with family, friends or for a couple’s retreat. Newcastle is also in the heart of some of the country’s most beautiful and renowned landscape.
Based at the bottom of the Mourne Mountains, the 850-metre granite mountain range are the highest in the country offering views throughout Northern Ireland and beyond. On a clear day, you might get a glimpse of the Isle of Man or Wales’s highest summit, Snowdon. Whether you would like a quick snap of the scenery, fancy cycling the paths or even taking a stab at rock climbing, you can do all of the above in this Celtic marvel.
Keen golfers can set a tee time at one of the country’s top courses, the Royal County Down Golf Club, which provides panoramic views of Newcastle’s coastline and breath-taking landscape.
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