Newtownbreda is a great place to stay while you are exploring Down as many of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy reach. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Belvoir Park Golf Club and the iconic Lagan Valley Regional Park. And don’t miss Malone House and Castle Ward.
Newtownbreda offers some interesting museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. There are many excellent destinations visitors can pay a visit to for a couple of hours including Ulster Museum in Belfast. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the much-loved performance venues such as the Lyric Theatre in Belfast, the Grand Opera House and Ulster Hall. Enjoy the fascinating artworks at the Ormeau Baths Gallery in Belfast.
Get active out-of-doors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. To spend some time in a little nature be sure to check out the Belfast Botanic Gardens in Belfast, the Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park and the City of Belfast International Rose Garden.
Down offers a diverse range of places of interest. While you are arranging your trip, make sure you set aside sufficient time to visit as many of them as you can. Take the time to visit holy places such as the St. Malachy's Church in Belfast. Enjoy the atmosphere and get an appreciation of the religious history of the area.
Unwind on the fairways and head for the greens at the Malone Golf Club in Belfast, the Balmoral Golf Club and CitiGolf.
To enjoy some retail therapy, browse the St. George's Market in Belfast and the Victoria Square Shopping Centre.
If you're crazy about sports, you might enjoy seeing local legends, the Ulster Rugby, doing battle at Ravenhill Stadium, Belfast. On game days follow the procession of red and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
After a long day enjoying the charms of Newtownbreda, recharge your batteries in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The Days Hotel Belfast, the Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast and the Hilton Belfast hotel are just some of the many great places to stay around here.