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Address: Old Holywood Road | Jackson's Road, Holywood BT16 1YP, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 44-28-9181-1491

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Great walk!

Redburn is a really great park for a good walk! Lots of different routes to take and some challenging uphill sections! Quite easy to get lost but fun at the same time! Takes a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Tom S
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Redburn is a really great park for a good walk! Lots of different routes to take and some challenging uphill sections! Quite easy to get lost but fun at the same time! Takes a good hour/hour and half to get the whole way round!

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Thank Tom S
Holywood, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great park for a brisk walk, very popular with dog walkers. Very steep in places and giving great views over Belfast from the top. Lots of paths to explore as well as the main trails. Especially lovely in spring when the bluebells are flowering.

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Thank FamilyfromNIreland
Belfast, United Kingdom
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813 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 358 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

This is a superb park with well kept gardens just waiting to explode in bloom. I had a brisk walk earlier and saw some amazing views of the Lough.

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Thank Belfasttravelfoodman
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

This park is huge and has amazing views over belfast and Holywood. The history of the park is amazing and you can still see the reminance of the bear pit where the previous owner kept his (youve guessed it) bear. He used to make whiskey but was put out off business by prohibition as most of his customers were American

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Thank Richard M
Cramlington, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

My husband and I recently visited friends living in Belfast in the Holywood area. Myself and my friend's husband are both keen runners so we decided to go on one of his local running routes. We went up to the top of Redburn Hill in Redburn Country Park. Although the run was tough, the views from the top were amazing.... More 

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Thank GillySuttie
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

Love this place !!! Great for a family walk or just a quiet stroll with the dog plenty to see and loads for dogs to sniff around :) Great if you are like my daughter and have a passion for xc running. make sure you have the right type of shoes it can be a little muddy in places.

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Thank Heather M
N.Irish in paris
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

a wonderful walk,well sign posted,akso the history of rthe woods laid out well,the whiskey owning family the Dunvilles lived here,and some goid history,C.S Lewis roamed here too,and tgere is an old lampost in the trees....a nunnery was here many years ago too.

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Thank ulsterlass
Belfast, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

At the beginning it's a steep climb to the top but it's worth it for the view. Great walk for dog owners (do remember to pick up the mess please) many places for them to get dirty. Apart from the steep start its an easy walk with points of interest dotted about. The only downside was a rather rude man... More 

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Thank CoasterNerdett
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Redburn is a really nice location to walk or run up. The view is worth the climb and is really nice a dawn

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Thank Daniel_Magee
Lower Heyford, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Great outdoor space very close to the town centre...however walks are limited. There are two loops only, varying in difficulty. A lot of people walk their dogs, and not all pick up after them, so beware of the doggie land mines.

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