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Kilbroney Park

Signposted off the A2 | Rostrevor, Newcastle, Northern Ireland
44-28-4173-8134
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Ranked #6 of 14 Attractions in Newcastle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
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Newry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

A great place to go with your family are your pets plenty to do park area for the kids to play football kids play area, and a fantastic walk up to the big stone breathtaking views of the mountains of mourne sweep down to the sea so peacefu,l if your visiting Ireland you know the crack prepare for the worst... More

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Belfast
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Very secure site. Felt safe leaving tents unattended and the onsite maintenance people went round several times a day cleaning the area of litter and stuff. was a bit wary when a group of people turned up with a saw and axe and started chopping wood for a fire...dunno what happened cause we left and they hadn't lit it when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We camped here recently with friends and will do our best to make it back another time. The park itself is relaxed yet there is a great buzz about it with families and friends just enjoying themselves. The shower/toilet block is clean and warm which can be difficult to get on some camping grounds. The walking trails from here are... More

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This park is located close to the shores of Carlingford Lough. It's hilly, so not so good for a stroll. The car park at the bottom, near the campsite, leaves walkers with a lot of uphill to contend with. The viewing point at the top is pleasant, but not exceptional. Beware of the track to the left at the top... More

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Newry, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great location for a beginner hike our first mountain climb. Can be as challenging or as relaxing as you want.

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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We recently stayed one night in Kilbroney caravan park in our motorhome and that was enough, the site alocated to us was so sloped we couldn't level the van even with ramps, we then asked the staff if we could move to one of the free level sites but were told no they are all booked, we also phoned a... More

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England
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154 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We spent a fabulous afternoon here, loved the scenery and thought the whole place was stunning. We drove to the top car park, parked and hiked the short but very steep climb up to the Big Stone. What fantastic views - across the water and over towards the hills the views are amazing. It was peaceful and quiet up there... More

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Antrim, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Arrived at Kilbroney park just after 2 today, admittedly I was a bit nervous most of the reviews I have read have been very positive, the negative though were just that. Well heres my honest and frank opinion! There is nothing negative, on arrival I was met by friendly helpful staff, given the rules and honestly not hard to follow,... More

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Crumlin, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We have stayed at Kilbroney a few times now and never been disappointed. Nice 10 minute walk into Rostrevor, nice walks around the park itself (although do watch out for speeding mountain bikes!). Staff are very helpful, facilities spotlessly clean. Kids love it there so that means some peace and quiet for us - win, win!

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dublin
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This council run Caravan Park is in a beautiful location very close to Rostrevor Village which is about 20 minutes walk through Kilbroney Park. There are forest walks, cycling trails, playground and picnic areas very close by. The Caravan Park is well run and maintained. The caravan pitches are hardstanding, each with electricity and water but be aware that some... More

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