Explore the highest and most dramatic mountain range in Northern Ireland. Beloved by hikers, hillwalkers and cyclists the Mournes have also long inspired songwriters and storytellers. It’s a landmark of international importance, its 12 peaks have been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and with miles of footpaths to explore, there’s plenty to see and do.
12 Peaks to reach
Hugging the County Down coastline, the Mournes structure is made up of 12 peaks that extend into an area only 15 miles by 8 miles (24 x 13 kilometres), each mountain rising above 600m with the highest being Slieve Donard which towers above 852 metres.
526 hectares of the Mournes, which takes in part of Slieve Donard and Slieve Commedagh and includes Bloody Bridge.
A charming guest house
Looking for a relaxing country get away?
Whether you are looking for time away to relax, or playing golf at Royal County Down, you will love your stay with us.