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Tel code: 02891 | code search
Postcode: BT21 | code search
Population: 6400
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Pier 36
"My wife and family went to this establisnment for a meal and were not pleased at all with the standard of food served. Ny wife had Cod and Scallops ..." More

Donaghadee Male Voice Choir
"Hi, I was lucky enough to hear your choir recently at Goldthorpe and Wentworth, South Yorkshire. It was a pity your sing at Wentworth had to be curtailed owing to ..." More

Pier 36
"Very disappointed with the accomodation,apparently we had a booked a superior room but were given a very small standard room with no apology , explanation or offer of compensation. The room ..." More

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"If you're visiting the Ards Peninsula with young children, you might well end the day with a trip to Donaghadee. Locals swear by the power of the fresh winds, especially ..." More

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Donaghadee, a small seaside town on the east coast of the Ards Peninsula, has many big attractions. Chief among them is one of the most famous lighthouses in the country, looking out over a harbour with two piers. Donaghadee has a long sea-faring tradition, due to its proximity to Scotland. Today, the harbour is used primarily by fishing craft, the local lifeboat, and pleasure boats. From here, there are visitor cruises around Belfast Lough and sailings to the wildlife haven of the Copeland Islands. Another prominent feature of the promenade, rising behind the houses and shopfronts, is The Moat, a hill topped by a turreted fort dating back to the early 1800s. Donaghadee offers a range of sports, from golf to tennis and bowling, and it's an ideal base for exhilarating coastal walks. Shoppers will be fascinated by a variety of crafts and antiques shops, and art galleries, and there is some exceptional eating and drinking. Grace Neills, which opened its doors as the King's Arms in 1611, is officially recorded as the oldest pub in Ireland, while the much more contemporary Pier 36, on the quayside, has won many national awards as both a pub and a seafood restaurant.

Care Home

Croagh Patrick Care Home
Edgewater Lodge Care Home

Dentist

Harbour Dental Practice
Robert A McMitchell

Doctor

Donaghadee Health Centre

Golf Club

Donaghadee

Performing Arts

Donaghadee Male Voice Choir

Pub and Bar

Ocean Drive
Oceanic Bar
Pier 36
Port O'Call
Yachtsman Inn

Restaurant

Grace Neills Bar and Grill
Pier 36

School

Ballyvester Primary School
Donaghadee Primary School
St Anne’s Primary School

Solicitor

Fisher & Fisher

Taxi

Donaghadee Taxis

Places to Stay near Donaghadee

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Portpatrick Hotel (21.65 miles)

Portpatrick Hotel
Standing in a commanding position, high on the Galloway Cliffs, The Portpatrick Hotel is magical and the vistas are unspoilt offering some of the most spectacular views in Britain.

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Dunskey Guest House (21.86 miles)

Dunskey Guest House
Gareth and Teresa Cole look forward to welcoming you to the Dunskey Guest House in Portpatrick, a family run guest house within walking distance of Portpatrick’s harbour, restaurants, pubs and shops. We are also the ... More | visit website
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Fernhill Hotel (21.86 miles)

Fernhill Hotel

With breath taking views over the village and harbour of the picturesque village of Portpatrick, Fernhill Hotel is the best place in the area to relax and enjoy the fantastic views, play the superb golf ... More | visit website

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Knockinaam Lodge (22.47 miles)

Knockinaam Lodge
In a romantic position at the foot of a wooded glen and sheltered by cliffs, this impressive Victorian house has furnishings that are bright, tasteful and luxurious. It stands in 30 acres of gardens and ... More | visit website
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Tigh Na Mara Hotel (25.62 miles)

Tigh Na Mara Hotel

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Tigh na Mara Hotel boasts an enviable location, situated within a stone's throw of a beautiful stretch of unspoilt, sandy beach. This area features some of Scotland’s most spectacular coastline ... More

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Torrs Warren Country House Hotel (25.96 miles)

Torrs Warren Country House Hotel

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A quiet family run hotel ideal for the ferry to Ireland or exploring the Rhins in the southwest of Scotland. We have a licensed bar and restaurant and all the ... More

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Fernlea Guest House (27.06 miles)

Fernlea Guest House

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Close to Stranraer’s town centre and ferry port, this charming family-run bed and breakfast is housed in an attractive, stone-built Victorian property, boasting fine original woodwork and ceilings. With just 3 rooms, ... More

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Cross Haven Guest House (27.07 miles)

Cross Haven Guest House

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Mick and Gayle Holmes guarantee you a warm welcome on your arrival at Cross Haven. It is a beautiful Victorian villa refurbished by us to a high standard. Formerly a ... More

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Marine House Hotel (27.08 miles)

Marine House Hotel

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Jim & Fiona Wood welcome you to the Marine House Hotel website. Our well furnished and decorated hotel is in the town of Stranraer, in the southwest of Scotland. We ... More

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The Swan Inn (27.11 miles)

The Swan Inn
The Swan Inn offers the perfect place to stay when in Stranraer. Centrally located in Sheuchan Street, opposite the excellent Agnew Park with great views across Loch Ryan, located only 3 minutes drive from the ... More | visit website

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