Slieve Donard Hotel, Newcastle

Hotel Overview

Nestling at the foot of the Mourne Mountains, the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa stands in six acres of private grounds, and is one of Northern Ireland’s most popular hotels. Following a recent major £15 million development, this superbly maintained Victorian hotel is now home to one of Europe’s finest resort Spas, and is equally suited to a short break, residential conference or grand event. Deluxe accommodation, luxurious surroundings and excellent facilities make this the perfect location for holidays and weekend breaks. The new luxurious Spa at Slieve Donard commands spectacular panoramic views of the County Down coastline and Mountains of Mourne and provides a perfect oasis of tranquillity.

Room Information

The Slieve Donard Resort and Spa offers guests an unparalleled level of luxury accommodation. All 178 Bedrooms, including 6 luxurious suites, are finished in tasteful, traditional styles with every modern comfort, and most enjoy magnificent views of the stunning coastline, gardens or mountains. Please note that all bedrooms are non-smoking. Guests are encouraged to make use of the extensive leisure facilities at The Spa, which are complimentary during their stay. Spa treatments are charged separately and advance bookings are essential.

Hotel Facilities

  • Bar
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Breakfast in the Room
  • Bridal Suite
  • Business Centre
  • Design Hotel
  • Elevator
  • Free Parking
  • Full licence
  • Garden
  • Golf Course (within 3 km)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Luggage Storage
  • Own golf course 18-hole
  • Parking
  • Sauna
  • Solarium
  • Spa & Wellness Centre
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN
  • Wine licence

Food & Beverage

The Oak Restaurant provides the ultimate experience in culinary delights, using only the finest local Irish produce. This grand dining room with its oak panelling and fabulous central fireplace is bursting with character and charm. The Lighthouse Lounge is situated beside the Spa, with magnificent views over the bay towards the Mountains of Mourne. Here you can enjoy a range of healthy cuisine and the famous Slieve Donard Afternoon Tea. The Percy French Inn is a atmospheric pub-style bistro, set within the hotel grounds. This is a popular more informal venue for a pub lunch or evening meal, or perfect for a pint by the fireside!

Area Information

The Slieve Donard Resort and Spa is perfect for touring and sight-seeing. A five minute walk from the hotel brings you to the bustling resort town of Newcastle, picturesquely situated between mountains and a sweeping strand. The Mountains of Mourne are on its doorstep and are a fantastic walking and climbing experience. View stately homes set in fabulous gardens, hike mountain trails, explore dense woodlands, or walk for miles along the smooth sands of Newcastle’s famous beach. Discover country pubs tucked amid mountain villages, try your hand at fishing, horse riding or sailing.  The Slieve Donard Resort and Spa is perhaps one of the most privileged golf hotels in the world, sitting as it does right next door to the globally acclaimed Royal County Down links. a perennial in the Top World Courses list of every recognised golf critic and magazine, Royal County Down is a magnificent challenge.

Map & Directions

From Belfast International Airport: - Take the A6 to Templepatrick onto the M2, towards Belfast. - Leave the M2 and proceed onto the A2. - The Clarion Hotel is approximately 8 km/ 5 miles from the Whiteabbey roundabout on the left.

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