Many of Down’s key attractions are near to Kilkeel, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two of the places not to miss are the fascinating Slieve Binnian and the incredible Slieve Muck. If you have time, don’t miss Slieve Martin and Slieve Bearnagh.
Get your body moving in the great outdoors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Explore the attractive stretches of coastline nearby such as Newcastle Beach in Newcastle.
There's absolutely no excuse to neglect your game. Visit the Royal County Down Golf Course in Newcastle to enjoy the finest fairways and friendliest clubhouse.
After a day exploring the delights of Kilkeel, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa, Newcastle, the Briers Country House, Newcastle, or the Balmoral, Newry.