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Riverstown is a charming riverside village that's a popular base for visitors on golfing and fishing holidays. Located on the picturesque River Unshin, the village is within driving distance of several excellent golf courses, notably Rosses Point, a superbly scenic championship links set between Ben Bulben Mountain and the ocean. Riverstown is also convenient to Lough Arrow, which is renowned for great trout fishing. The village is home to Sligo Folk Park, one of north-west Ireland's finest attractions. Taking visitors on a journey through the farming and countryside lifestyles of a bygone era, the park includes a museum and exhibition hall, a traditional cottage, a reconstructed village street, a craft centre and the 19th Century Millview House. The Folk Park also plays host to various events including the Vintage Festival, which attracts thousands of people every June, and the traditional kids' Christmas treat at Santatown. The villagers love the opportunity to have a party, and the annual James Morrison Traditional Music Festival, spread across the pubs, halls and streets of Riverstown in August, is a warmly welcomed event. Elsewhere in the village, the much-loved Coopershill House, an imposing Georgian mansion, offers accommodation and walks, sports and fishing in a magnificent woodland setting


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The Ugadale Cottages (138.11 miles)

The Ugadale Cottages
On the outer fringe of western Scotland, there exists a very special place. Nestled in the southwest corner of the Mull of Kintyre, where the movements of sea, sand, wind and grazing sheep have intertwined ... More | visit website
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Harbour Inn Hotel & Restaurant (139.03 miles)

Harbour Inn Hotel & Restaurant

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Situated adjacent to Bowmore harbour, our small family run hotel offers superb accommodation, high quality award winning food and excellent service. As a base for touring Islay, described by the Lord ... More | visit website

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Portpatrick Hotel (139.19 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.

We are blessed with having some beautiful ... More | visit website
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Dunskey Guest House (139.40 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 (139.40 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 (140.58 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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Craigard House Hotel (141.72 miles)

Craigard House Hotel

Welcome to the Mull of Kintyre. Join us in this lovely old house, turned friendly and informal bijou hotel. Take the time to really relax and chill out in one of our cosy rooms, most ... More | visit website

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Corsewall Lighthouse Hotel (142.02 miles)

Corsewall Lighthouse Hotel

Corsewall Lighthouse Hotel invests the charm and romance of an 1815 functioning lighthouse with the comforts of a small, very unique, luxury hotel and restaurant.

The Lighthouse is a listed 'A' building of major national importance. ... More | visit website

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The Swan Inn (143.74 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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Marine House Hotel (143.78 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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