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Castlewellan Forest Park

Castlewellan Castle Castlewellan Forest Park, Castlewellan BT31 9BU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4377 8664
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Fantastic day out!

This place is a great day out with the kids, £5 in and you have the lake to walk around or cycle... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cillian R
via mobile
Lovely park

Visited Castlewellan Forest Park today.... the place is amazing. The place was buzzing with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Olwyn C
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Drogheda, Ireland
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“peace maze” (38 reviews)
“forest park” (29 reviews)
“great fun” (18 reviews)
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Castlewellan Castle Castlewellan Forest Park, Castlewellan BT31 9BU, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 4377 8664
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is a great day out with the kids, £5 in and you have the lake to walk around or cycle, the maize to keep you entertained (or frustrated) and a very cool play park for the kids with carved animals featuring throughout. There...More

Thank Cillian R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Castlewellan Forest Park today.... the place is amazing. The place was buzzing with activity... kayaks, mountain bikes, dog walkers (we had our labrador along). The courtyard at the coffee shop is fab too. There is a huge camping area, plenty of safe car parking....More

Thank Olwyn C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited in late July with family ranging from 2 to 62. We all had a great morning, even with changeable weather. The Peace Maze was good but could do with some upkeep with lots of holes in the hedges. The play park was different...More

Thank Keithrwilson37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for the first time on Saturday was very impressed, you are able to rent both bikes and kayaks, with trails and a lake available for each, ample parking and a cafe. Also had a good camping area which I am eager to try....More

Thank Eamonn33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I made a return visit here recently as the first time I came a few years ago I didn't know about the Peace Maze and I really wanted to do it. We were really lucky we got a beautiful day. Having read the reviews on...More

Thank bf329
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Regular visitor both as a child myself with my own family and now with our own children. Usually use a less well known entrance that gives access to far side of lake with no entrance fee. The lake walk is ideal for small children with...More

Thank longlaneupwards
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We camped here for 2 🌃 nights lovely place to camp nice for a base camp short walk in to town showers are nice and hot

Thank Janice C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this park for a family day out. The park is free to enter but you pay £5 to park your car there. You can camp there but I don't know what the fees are. The car park right next to toilets, a...More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here in May, great for walks and very close to the town and super markets. Toilets very clean and security very good at night time.

Thank Guinness41
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Love this park, so much to do, fantastic walks, have visited here quite a number of times but this was our first time to camp over at it, great campsite, very busy, wardens are super friendly and helpful. The campsite is great, plenty of room,...More

1  Thank Maevesheehan
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Karen B
25 June 2017|
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Response from norma g | Reviewed this property |
The charge is to get into the forest no charge for the maze. I have a yearly pass , I think the cost of a car might be £5 that would include driver & passengers. Or if you would like to walk down the drive you could park in... More
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michaelgilman2016
24 July 2016|
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Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
You can ring them on 028 4377 8664
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