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Silent Valley Mountain Park

Kilkeel, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9074 6580
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Walk and picnic

Came here with friends who were visiting from England and their 3 children, I’ve not been here... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JoseyJoenotts
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Family day out

We visited Silent Valley mountain park recently as a family of four. It turned out to be a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Louise R
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Kilkeel, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9074 6580
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here with friends who were visiting from England and their 3 children, I’ve not been here since I was a child. What a delight. We had such a lovely afternoon, there are picnic tables to have lunch, even though it was April we took...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Silent Valley mountain park recently as a family of four. It turned out to be a fantastic day out. The park had plenty of choice in relation to different walks and trails to follow depending on the ability of everyone in the group....More

Thank Louise R
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Where to start with this place, Such natural beauty all around 😍 If your feeling up for a walk get the shoes changed and walk to the top dam. What a breath taken experience you will not be disappointed with the views on offer. If...More

Thank Alana B
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Silent Valley Mountain Park, it’s all in the name!!! We visited here in early February.From main Newcastle to Annalong road follow signposts and go via Quarter Road and Head Road to get a scenic trip before arriving. The park itself is a beautifully maintained area...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

amazing views and a great walk to bencrom 7 miles long we had it too ourselves it was great well worth a visit

Thank jimncaz
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Stopped by Silent Valley on our way from Dublin to Craigavon. What a beautiful place. The view from the dam is stunning (in all directions) and, yes, it’s silent! While we were there the lake wasn’t up, so there was no water spilling into the...More

Thank Linerguy
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We have the privilege of living 3 miles from “The Valley “ great place to go with Family. Pet friendly. Lovely little cafe. Great walkways

Thank ronaldhanna
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

You can walk around the Reservoir, have a picnic or visit the little museum about the history of its construction which is very interesting. There is a little cafe also.

Thank TaytoTourer
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

The Silent Valley got its name when the construction engineers moved in to create the reservoir. Prior to that it was called The Happy Valley. There is a visitor centre and an education centre. The surrounding valleys and Mourne Mountains are beautiful. A listed monument...More

Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Hidden gem!! Nestled in the middle of the mountains, peaceful and flat walk along the reservoir! Tarmac means it's suitable for everyone!

Thank Una-ire
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Mags M
28 July 2017|
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Response from Terence K | Reviewed this property |
Yes certainly. Lots of walks for all ages and a very safe environment. Cafe there but take a picnic and make the most of what will be a lovely day.
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Peter M
22 July 2017|
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Response from Paul P | Reviewed this property |
sorry buddy no you can't but lovely place so peaceful and quiet I'll be back, enjoy your stay i did ) Paul p England
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Inese J
4 May 2017|
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Response from poppythesurfingdog | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know 🤤
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