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Tel code: 02841 | code search
Postcode: BT34 | code search
Population: 6400
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Mourne Independent Christian School
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"It's well worth taking a trip to see two spectacular reservoirs hidden away among the Mourne Mountains. The silver waters of Silent Valley and Ben Crom - which supply 30 ..." More

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Kilkeel is a small town with a big reputation. Located on the south-east coast of County Down between the Mourne Mountains and the Irish Sea, Kilkeel was once the capital of the ancient Kingdom of Mourne - a term that's still sometimes coined today. There's some farming in and around this picturesque settlement, but its most important occupation is fishing. Kilkeel harbour, home to the largest fishing fleet in Northern Ireland, is always alive, colourfully, with boats and fishermen coming and going, loading and unloading, while seals swim hopefully around in search of a free meal. Overlooking all of this is the Nautilus Centre, where visitors may eat a freshly caught dinner, purchase something from the latest catch, or simply enjoy the heritage exhibition. There are many historic sights around here, from a number of ancient monuments to the 14th Century church and graveyard of St Colman's, and a local heritage trail guides visitors helpfully around the various attractions. Kilkeel offers all sorts of outdoor activities, from the obvious pleasures of the beach, fishing, sailing and water sports to golfing, walking, climbing, riding and even archery, although indoor types might prefer the comfort of the cinema, restaurants and bars.

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Portpatrick Hotel (64.37 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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Knockinaam Lodge (64.53 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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Dunskey Guest House (64.57 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 (64.57 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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Tigh Na Mara Hotel (66.12 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 (67.22 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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Cross Haven Guest House (69.70 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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Fernlea Guest House (69.71 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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Abonny Guest House (69.78 miles)

Abonny Guest House

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Abonny Guest House is a family bed and breakfast accommodation situated close to Stranraer town centre, ferry, rail and bus terminals.The guest house is totally non-smoking and offers both en-suite ... More

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Marine House Hotel (69.87 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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