Slieve Donard Resort & Spa
Northern Ireland, Ireland
Slieve Donard Resort & Spa overview
Set in a fantastic location within six acres of mature grounds, the Slieve Donard Resort & Spa borders both the beach on the Irish Sea and the magnificent Royal County Down Golf Club. For years this property has been a great place to spend a few days, whether it be for golf or exploring the nearby Mourne Mountains or other parts of County Down. The property’s reputation as a destination hotel for fine dining also get’s better each year with two excellent restaurants onsite.
The striking architecture of the Slieve Donard property, with turrets and tall towers rising into the sky, and red brick exterior makes it one of the most recognizable hotels in Northern Ireland. Rooms are furnished to the highest standards and the superb spa completes this luxurious offering.
Situated on the doorstep of Royal County Down Golf Club and just 20 minutes from Ardglass Golf Club, the Slieve Donard Resort & Spa is ideally positioned to play some of Northern Ireland’s best links courses.
Slieve Donard boasts 180 elegant rooms in total, ranging from resort to executive rooms and six beautiful suites, with many having excellent panoramic views over the Mountains of Mourne and County Down coastline. All bedrooms have been tastefully decorated in a traditional style and the bathrooms, designed using light tiles and marble are well sized.
Restaurant & Bars
The Slieve Donard Resort & Spa has a good choice of dining options whether it be fine dining in the Oak Restaurant where an a la carte menu is available using only local produce, or the more casual Percy French Inn. Other options include the Lighthouse Lounge which offers light lunches and Chaplin’s Bar should you wish to enjoy a cocktail in the evening or a light snack during the day.
Spa & Leisure
Guests of the resort will find a superb spa on site with a range of treatments available. The resort also has a 20-metre pool, sauna, steam room and a quality gym available to guests.
Situated only 30 miles south of Belfast and 90 miles north of Dublin near the town of Newcastle in Ulster, Northern Ireland the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa is a great option for groups or individuals looking to golf at the likes of Royal County Down and Ardglass. It also serves as a perfect place to stop for a night or two when travelling between the north coast of Northern Ireland and Dublin. Nestled in the shadow of the Mountains of Mourne, the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa lies in six acres of beautiful private grounds. A beach borders one side of the property while the special Royal County Down Golf Links sits on the other.
Golf courses near to Slieve Donard Resort & Spa
Ardglass Golf Course
Ardglass is a breath-taking links gem close to Royal County Down. Very unique in the fact that the Irish Sea can be seen from all 18 tees and greens, with it coming into play on 8 holes.
Often ranked as the number one course in the world, the Championship Links at Royal County Down is a magnificent test of golf in the most beautiful of links settings.
Royal Belfast Golf Course
The beautiful trees, luscious fairways, and intelligent bunker placement all blend together to produce an eye-capturing and exciting course to play on. Royal Belfast provides a demanding test of golf and requires accuracy rather than length.
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The bedrooms have all been refurbished to a very high standard and there are 56 new resort rooms, making this hotel a luxurious and comfortable base for a golf break in Ireland.