Please note that the accommodation which is listed here is personally inspected by us to ensure that your whole experience is as good as the magic of links golf! We will be adding to our list as and when accommodation providers meet our approval.
The Cuan, Strangford
Bar, Restaurant & B&B
The Cuan Licensed Guest Inn is a family owned and run hotel located in the beautiful conservation village of Strangford, on the shores of Strangford Lough. Strangford is a scenic
10-minute ferry ride from Portaferry and Kirkistown Castle Golf Club a further 10-minute drive from Portaferry.
At the Cuan, you will get the personal touch that comes with a family run business. Peter and Caroline McErlean will greet you with the warmest of welcomes and will undoubtedly look after you. Plan a golfing short break to Kirkistown Castle and enjoy an equally superb hospitality experience. The Cuan is also a perfect base if you plan to play our neighbouring
Royal County Down, Ardglass or
St Patrick's Golf Clubs.
T: 028 44 881222
The Retreat, Greyabbey
The Retreat offers excellent bed and breakfast accommodation with comfortable, spacious and well equipped bedrooms. Enjoy the friendly, relaxed and easy going ‘home-from-home’ atmosphere. Comfort and attention to detail is what makes The Retreat a special place to stay. From the moment you arrive our aim is to ensure that you have the perfect break away from it all.
To make your stay a memorable one, why not indulge in a little pampering with a relaxing massage or reflexology treatment from our qualified therapist. Perfect after a days sight seeing, shopping or round of golf at Kirkistown Castle.
Located in a peaceful rural setting just two miles from the historical village of Greyabbey with its antiques, crafts, coffee shops and ancient Cistercian Monastry ruins and a 20-minute drive from Kirkistown Castle Golf Club. Set in the heart of the beautiful Ards Peninsula, The Retreat is the perfect place to explore Strangford Lough and surrounding countryside. Enjoy the solitude of Ballywalter beach which is just minutes away or visit Northern Ireland’s most famous National Trust House and Gardens at Mount Stewart.
T: 028 42758 438
Barnwell Farm Cottages, Greyabbey
Barnwell Farm Cottages are situated off a quiet country road, in the heart of the Ards Peninsula, 1 mile from Strangford Lough and 2 miles from the Irish Sea coast. The location is protected from the noise and bustle of everyday life. It is tranquil and relaxing, surrounded by farmland and unspoilt countryside.
The farmhouse and courtyard has been sympathetically restored into 7 self-catering cottages. The use of traditional materials and clever design have captured the true atmosphere of a rural country cottage. This, coupled with a quality interior finish, reflects their 4 Star Rating. The aim of the Proprietors is to provide home-from-home comfortable self-catering accommodation with tailor made arrangements by prior request,
including accommodation for your horse or dog.
T: 028 42788 488
Nutgrove House, Downpatrick
Nutgrove is a delightful, historically listed, country house built circa 1834 where you will receive a warm welcome from Caroline and Richard. Bedrooms are fully en-suite with bath and shower facilities and they feature all you will need for a comfortable stay from coffee making facilities to Wi-Fi. Breakfast is sourced from only the best local produce and elegance, comfort and the world famous good Olde Irish hospitality will accompany your stay with us.
Walk in the beautiful gardens, sit, play croquet or tennis whilst enjoying magnificent views of the Mourne Mountains. If you want to explore you can walk through the fernery by the millrace to the lake where you can fish for trout. There is ample parking at Nutgrove with good road access for Belfast, Downpatrick, Newcastle and the Strangford Lough villages of Strangford and Portaferry.
T: 02844 811 566
The Portaferry Hotel, Portaferry
Dating back to the 1700’s, The Portaferry Hotel is steeped in history and surrounded by the breath-taking landscape of Strangford Lough.
Situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Portaferry, only 45 minutes drive from Belfast’s city centre. Accommodation consists of an award-winning restaurant in which we always endeavour use the best seasonal, local produce, a cosy bar and fourteen charming, spacious bedrooms –
several with stunning lough views.
T: 028 42728 231
Dunnanelly Country House, Downpatrick
Dunnanelly Country House is a substantial country house set in 80 acres of natural fields and woodland and is located just 3 miles from Downpatrick. The house is totally secluded with stunning views of the Mountains of Mourne to the south, and Slieve Croob to the west. All rooms overlook the beautiful wildlife pond, fields with dry-stone walls and the magnificent mountains beyond. There is adequate private and secure parking, garden with terrace, garden walks, billiards room, croquet lawn, boulles pitch and kennels.
T: 07712 779 085