Book Tickets Online
Newcastle (An Caisleán Nua) is a seaside resort located in County Down at the foot of the Mountains of Mourne and made famous by the Percy French song "Where the Mountains of Mourne Sweep Down to the Sea". It has high wild mountain passes and curving sandy beaches. Whether you have packed the kids’ bucket and spade or a pair of stout hiking boots, Newcastle will bring you the holiday of a lifetime. Natural environment and stunning scenery are not the only features of Newcastle. The town has been redeveloped and refurbished. It has so much to offer its visitors, whether for specialist activity or for all round family holidays, Newcastle is renowned for the variety of visitor accommodation from family run guesthouses and bed and breakfasts to top class hotels and high quality self-catering properties.
The Promenade, with its exposed concrete aggregate finish and stainless steel railings, provides visitors with a traffic free zone.
The magnificent Royal County Down Golf Club is the jewel in Newcastle's crown, rated as one of the best golf courses in the world. Many of the world’s greatest golfers have paid tribute to the quality and challenge it presents.
The Mountains of Mourne are rightly world famous. Majestic magnificence contrasts with the blue sea, rocky inlets and beaches around their foothills.
Newcastle is certainly a resort which caters for the demands of children. Castle Park, Island’s Park and Down’s Road Play Park offer a multitude of fun and games.
Whether its hill walking or pony trekking, scenic drives or pleasant country walks, you’ll be captivated by the sheer magic of this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The town is close to Donard Forest, where there is access to climb Slieve Donard, Northern Ireland's highest mountain. Tollymore Forest Park and Murlough National Nature reserve are on the outskirts of the town. The town has a wide selection of coffee shops, restaurants and bars together with a number of independently owned local shops.
- Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
- Toilets for disabled visitors
Children & Infants
- Baby changing facilities
- Children's outdoor play area
- Children's play area
- Facilities for children
- Accommodation nearby
- Self guided walks/cycle rides
- Visitor information
- Cycle hire
- Outdoor activities
Parking & Transport
- Car parking
- Coach parking
- Frequent bus services
- Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
- Station nearby
- All major credit/debit cards accepted