Popular Caravan Parks in Northern Ireland
Caravanning or camping can make the ideal break for any holidaymaker – families can avoid the hassle of overseas travel, couples can explore without expensive price tags and culture vultures can easily head to any historic spot they fancy.
Northern Ireland’s stunning scenery, rich cultural heritage and warm welcome are well-known, but its fantastic caravanning and camping locations aren’t quite as much. We’ve taken this opportunity to put them in the spotlight and challenge you to resist packing up your caravan and folding away your tent after we’ve revealed these hidden gems!
Ballyness Caravan Park, Bushmills
The multi-award winning Ballyness Caravan Park is perfectly located within the scenic North Antrim countryside. Immaculately cared for and in keeping with the surrounding countryside, this luxury five star accommodation is ideal for touring caravans and caravan holiday homes.
The village of Bushmills, with its famous whiskey distillery, is within walking distance. However, for those keen to see the North Coast, hop onto the Causeway Rambler bus on site and check out Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge via the Giant’s Causeway while also exploring Portrush and Coleraine. If it’s keeping the children entertained you’re concerned about, the dedicated play area, football field and games room are sure to provide hours of endless (independent) fun.
Drumhoney Holiday Park, Enniskillen
Only a short drive from the shores of Lough Erne, Drumhoney Holiday Park is renowned as a quiet location to ensure that you have a peaceful and enjoyable holiday. Why not use this base to discover the beautiful lakes of Fermanagh while soaking in the views over the countryside? Not forgetting to check out the parks very own animal farm and go-carts for hire.
For those who enjoy sleeping under the stars, Drumhoney also offer a tent-free alternative to camping. Recently added to their various accommodation styles are wooden huts known as camping cabins, a convenient alternative to a tent yet still retaining all the ambiance of a camping holiday.
Round Lake Caravan Park, Fivemiletown
Round Lake Caravan Park is located amidst the lush Clogher Valley and is only a short walk from the centre of busy Fivemiletown. Perfect for families and nature lovers, this tranquil lakeside destination makes a fantastic stopover when travelling through the west of Northern Ireland.
Situated close to the Blessingbourne Mountain Bike Trail, the site is tailored to experienced mountain bikers who want to experience the countryside in exhilaration. Do you fancy trying out the extreme red trail route? It takes roughly one hour but be warned it’s not for the faint hearted!
Kilbroney Caravan Park, Rostrevor
Kilbroney Caravan Park can be found in the most stunning of locations, where mountain, sea and valley create a scenic wonderland. Offering excellent touring caravan and camping sites, the idyllic parkland nestles within the shadow of Slieve Martin and the Mourne Mountains.
After a full day of trekking, breathing in the fresh mountain air and admiring enchanting landscapes, this caravan park provides you with a comfortable and attractive forest-side setting to kick off your boots, put up your feet and gaze at the stars. Other adventures during your stay here may include hiking to the Cloughmore Stone, horse and trap rides and a visit to Ross Monument. A walk along the Fairy Glen and the Narnia Trail also shouldn’t be missed!
Delamount Country Park, Downpatrick
This five-star, award-winning caravan and camping location is now one of Northern Ireland’s most popular sites. With an orderly, neat and tidy appearance, the campsite sits adjacent to the Country Park in a peaceful, rural area.
If adventure is your thing, you will love the choice of three orienteering courses, the playground with fortress, aerial runway and miniature railway. Did we mention that Delamount plays home to Ireland’s only fresh-air gym which is free to use? If you are keen to venture out, Killyleagh, just over a mile from the site, is a pretty little town with a selection of shops, cafes and takeaways.
Abbey Insurance Brokers
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