Exploring Antrim

Top Things to Do Near Castlewood Holiday Park

Nestled in the lush countryside of County Antrim, Castlewood Holiday Park is an ideal base for exploring the rich heritage and natural beauty of Northern Ireland. Within a 20-mile radius of the park, visitors can discover a variety of attractions that capture the essence of the region.

Antrim Castle Gardens

Just a short drive from Castlewood Holiday Park, Antrim Castle Gardens offers a tranquil escape with its beautifully landscaped gardens and historical features. The gardens, which date back to the 17th century gardens are a peaceful retreat for a leisurely walk or a picnic by the banks of the Six Mile Water river. The site also hosts Clotworthy House, which offers art exhibitions and a café to enjoy a leisurely lunch or a cup of coffee.

Shane’s Castle

Explore the ruins of Shane’s Castle, located on the shores of Lough Neagh. This historic estate dates back to the 14th century and offers visitors a glimpse into Northern Ireland’s past through its ruins and the beautiful surrounding parkland. The estate is also known for hosting events, including the Game of Thrones archery experience.

The Junction Shopping and Leisure Park

For those looking for a bit of retail therapy or indoor entertainment, The Junction, located in Antrim, is Northern Ireland’s largest shopping and leisure complex. It boasts a wide range of shops, eateries, and a cinema, making it a perfect destination for a rainy day or a family outing.

Antrim Lough Shore Park

Antrim Lough Shore Park is a picturesque spot to enjoy the natural beauty of Lough Neagh. The park provides excellent facilities for a family day out, including a playground for children, walking trails, and picnic areas. The Lough Shore Coffee House is the perfect spot to enjoy a warm drink while taking in the views of the lough.

Antrim Round Tower

Located near the Antrim Castle Gardens, this historical structure dates back to the 10th century and is one of the finest of its kind in Ireland.

Allen Park

Golf enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to Allen Park, an 18-hole golf course and driving range located in Antrim. In addition to golf, Allen Park offers a variety of sports facilities, including a gym and squash courts, providing a great way to stay active during your holiday.

Lough Neagh

As the largest lake in the UK and Ireland, Lough Neagh is a natural wonder worth exploring. Visitors can enjoy a range of activities such as fishing, bird watching, and boating. The Lough Neagh Discovery Centre, located on the lake’s shores, provides insightful exhibitions about the area’s wildlife and history.

Castlewood Treetop Adventure

For an adrenaline-filled day, don’t miss our very own Castlewood Treetop Adventure, situated within the grounds of Castlewood Holiday Park, it offers an exhilarating high-ropes course. Suitable for all ages and abilities, it’s a fun way to challenge yourself and enjoy the great outdoors from a higher perspective!

Lough Neagh

Lough Neagh, the largest lake in the British Isles, offers a range of activities from fishing and bird watching to boat tours. The Lough Neagh Discovery Centre provides informative exhibitions about the lake’s ecology and history.

Portglenone Forest

A bit further afield, Portglenone Forest offers scenic walking trails through ancient woodland. The forest is particularly beautiful in spring when the bluebells are in bloom, but it provides a peaceful retreat year-round. It’s an ideal spot for nature lovers and those looking to enjoy a quiet walk in the woods.

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  • Prices on our booking system are based on 2 night minimum stay.
  • All bookings made less than 4 weeks in advance must be paid in full at the time of booking.
  • Bookings made more than 4 weeks in advance (excluding Easter, NW200) may be secured by a deposit at the time of booking.
  • Please note that you will be asked to provide a debit/credit card pre-authorisation of £250 - which will be released should everything be found to be in good order on your departure.
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