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Clearsky Adventure Centre

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Address: Castle Ward Estate, Strangford BT30 7LT, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 4372 3933
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Based on the shores of Strangford Lough; just 45 minutes from Belfast. Come...

Based on the shores of Strangford Lough; just 45 minutes from Belfast. Come to Clearsky Adventure Centre for a wide range of activities on offer to everyone a€" from the young to the young at heart.

The centre was also used extensively for the filming of Game of Thrones. As you drive down through the estate you soon realise why the HBO film location scouts chose here; the centres medieval walls and castle clock tower, the beautiful surrounding landscapes and far-reaching views across the water; it was the perfect place to create the fantasy 'Winterfell' - home of the Stark family

Adventure days and courses for individuals to large groups. Canoeing, Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting, Kayaking, Sea Kayaking, Abseiling, Rock Climbing, Coasteering, Raft Build and Racing, Archery, Crate Stacking and more. Experience Clearsky &€" inspiration, fun and enjoyment for everyone.

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What a beautiful area! Staff at clear sky are very friendly and helpful. I bought a gift voucher for my husband and was disappointed that what I booked, they no longer offer, so... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2014
Honeybeekaren
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Ballygawley, United Kingdom
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Ballygawley, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed October 14, 2014

What a beautiful area! Staff at clear sky are very friendly and helpful. I bought a gift voucher for my husband and was disappointed that what I booked, they no longer offer, so had to take another activity , turned out was pretty good fun.

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Thank Honeybeekaren
Warren, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 19, 2014

We had booked a personal Game of Thrones archery session at Castle Ward this past August while my family was visiting Ireland. It was beyond anything we could have imagined! William was a fantastic host and we had a wonderful time. We were so thankful he was able to take the time to point out the other shooting locations from... More 

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1 Thank KSmalenberg
Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

Fabulous family adventure. We all dressed up in Game of Thrones clothes for our Archery Experience. William the instructor was excellent. Such great fun.

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Thank mandy5000
Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2014

We did the Game of Thrones Archery Experience at Castle Ward. It was worth every pound!!! We had SO much fun dressing up and acting our part as archers! And we actually did pretty good, with the help of the actual on set Game of Thrones Archery Master. He was a fantastic person and he made it a time we'll... More 

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1 Thank Danielle-Mike W
Armagh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed September 9, 2014

I booked the Sea Safari as an unusual way to show the Lough to friends visiting from France. I think they'll be talking about it for years! Nuala provided me with all the information beforehand, and Andy was a fantastic guide on the day ensuring that we had both a fun-filled and informative tour: beautiful scenery, loads of photo opportunities... More 

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Thank Sp0ttyD0g18
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Reviewed September 8, 2014

Had such a great time there! Dressing up was fun & although I was useless at archery it was hilarious! Even with a bit of rain it was a great experience! Thank you to all of the staff!!!

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Thank KVM1986
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2014

This was the second time I have been on the Sea Safari, although this time was the 'High Tea at Sea' trip, meaning we got to stop off at Castle Ward Coal Quay for a cup of tea and a scone. The trip is great fun for all ages - our Canadian relatives in their 50s enjoyed it as much... More 

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Thank paulcuthbert86
Portstewart, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

While staying at the pods we decided to take our toddler biking as Clearsky provide fab toddler trailers...Great idea!! Eddie was fantastic, a credit to the team! He got us sorted and on the road quickly with great info given on the best route for taking the trailer on! The trail along the shore, around the castle and by the... More 

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Thank JadeMcM
Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

We had the best time on the 'Whirlpool Special' Sea Safari. Emma who handled the booking was a pleasure to deal with and emailed advice on appropriate footwear, places to eat and other activities to try. Unfortunately we were time limited on the day of our trip, but will definitely be back for more fun. Andy, our guide, was very... More 

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Thank Jazzster
Dublin
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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed August 26, 2014

Located in beautiful setting, a fun activity to do even on a rainy day. We hired canoe to go out on our own on the lough, good to do our own thing but area to paddle restricted so got a little boring after first hour. I'd recommend bring your own wetsuit and shoes if you can as 3 pounds extra... More 

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