always very reliable for a great meal and at a very reasonable price. The self catering accomodation is clean and there is a shop jsut across the road for essentails. Staff very helpful. Very handy to the mourne mountains.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Downshire Arms Hilltown is a Georgian period building which has been sympathetically restored to keep the period features. It has a restaurant, bar, function room and six self catering apartments and is the ideal venue for a quiet midweek break or a lively weekend getaway. It is only a ten minute drive from Newry and set at the foothills of The Mourne Mountains with breath-taking views of the countryside. It is an excellent location for sightseeing, walking, fishing, mountain biking or shopping with all these amenities only a short drive away ... more less