Nearby Things to do & See
- Nearby Links Golf
Donegal Golf Club (Murvagh)
This 18 hole links course, par 73, offers the greatest challenges, unsurpassed beauty and tranquility that is almost impossible to find in the modern world. This outstanding links course offers a genuine challenge to the accomplished golfer and is an all round 'true' test of golf. Being one of the longest courses in Europe it is ideally suited to big hitters of the ball. Often described as the Muirfield of Ireland, it is similar in terrain with two loops of nine holes yet it is on a peninsula like the great Saint Andrews. The reputation of Donegal Golf Club, designed by the legendary course architect Eddie Hackett, has been further enhanced by the new design of Pat Ruddy.Continually featured in Golf World's Top 100 Courses in Ireland and Great Britain, this is a real challenge not to be missed.
County Sligo Golf Club Links (Rossespoint)
Like all good things in Ireland, County Sligo Golf Club has strong literary links. One of the oldest links courses in Ireland, the club was founded in 1894 on land leased from Henry Middleton, uncle of esteemed poet WB Yeats. Over 112 years later and the classic course designed by Harry Shapland Colt has stood the test of time and is considered to be a fair and thorough test of golfing skills. Rosapenna Golf Resort. These two stunning, championship links courses are located in scenic County Donegal. The Old Tom Morris Course was designed by old Tom Morris of St Andrews in 1893. It remains very much as it has been for the past century, a standing tribute to the superb design work of those old masters. Come here anticipating a piece of historic golf magic and you won't be disappointed. The Sandy Hills links course was designed by Pat Ruddy and opened for play in June 2003. Rosapenna Golf Club also boasts a state-of-the-art golfing academy with extensive practice facilities.
Ireland Town & Country Golf
Play some of Ireland's other great Links Courses by cominbing a stay at The Resort with a 3 night stay at The Westbury Dublin 'Ireland Town & Country Golf' and play The Royal Dublin Golf Club, The Island Golf Links and Portmarnock Golf Links.
Other great Links Courses
Royal County Down
- Nearby Local Attractions
Belleek Pottery Visitor Centre, Belleek
Step into the world of Belleek Pottery and you enter one of Northern Ireland’s oldest and most fascinating attractions. This is an especially exciting time as Irelands oldest pottery celebrates its 150th anniversary. Belleek Pottery offers Guests of The Resort, a guided tour of Belleek Pottery, with a complimentary Tea/Coffee and a snack on arrival.
Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark, Legnabrocky, Enniskillen
Located at Florencecourt, County Fermanagh, the Marble Arch Caves are one of Europe's finest show caves allowing visitors to explore a fascinating natural underworld of rivers, waterfalls, winding passages and lofty chambers.
Devenish Island Monastic Site, Enniskillen
Famous for its perfect 12th-century round tower and ruined Augustinian abbey. Intricately carved 15th-century high cross in graveyard. Small museum. Wheelchair access limited.
Aughakillymaude Mummers Centre, Derrylin
Aughakillymaude Mummers Centre boasts an intricate display of detailed mumming sculptures that recite nonsensical mumming rhymes,
Ulster American Folk Park, Omagh
The Ulster American Folk Park brings to life the human drama behind three centuries of Irish emigration, telling the remarkable story of the vast human tide that crossed the Atlantic for the New World of North America.
- Nearby National Trust Properties
Castle Coole, Enniskillen
Click here to take the 3D Virtual Tour If you are looking for stately grandeur then Castle Coole is a rare treat.
Florence Court, Demesne Enniskillen
Florence Court is a truly welcoming home. The house, formerly the home of the Cole family, Earls of Enniskillen, is surrounded by a large area of parkland, garden and woodland, with breathtaking views to Benaughlin and the Cuilcagh Mountains.
Crom Estate, Newtownbutler
Set on the shores of Upper Lough Erne, Crom is one of Ireland's most important nature conservation areas. Wild deer, pine marten (who are a member of the weasel family) and many rare species including butterflies can all be found on the estate. Also inhabiting the surrounding area are all eight species of native bats and an outstanding array of rare lichens. The 2,000 acre demesne contains ancient woodland, tranquil islands, estate cottages and Old Crom Castle, all linked by the breathtakingly beautiful landscape designed by W.S.Gilpin in the 19th century.
Enniskillen Castle Museums, Enniskillen
Enniskillen Castle overlooks Lough Erne in Enniskillen, once the stronghold of Gaelic Maguire chieftains. The castle's history is traced from its beginnings as a Maguire castle until its use as a barracks in the 1700s and 1800s.
Sheelin Irish Lace Museum and Sheelin Antiques, Bellanaleck, Enniskillen
The Sheelin Antique Irish Lace museum is one of the largest collections of Antique Irish Lace in the world displaying Youghal Needlelace...
- Nearby Castles
Monea Castle, Enniskillen
Built for Malcolm Hamilton and completed in 1618, it has a Scottish look about it, with corner turrets at one narrow end of a rectangular four-storey building and with two massive full-height round towers having angular tops guarding the entrance.
Guided Heritage and Cultural Tours
Half day and Full day Guided Heritage and Cultural Tours by John Cunningham, Historian, Writer, Genealogist & Broadcaster can be organised with the concierge. John has written 31 books on the local history of Fermanagh and surrounding counties. He is a qualified Irish National Tour Guide and Tour Manager (with distinction) interested in music, history, genealogy and the outdoors. He is an expert on Genealogy and has written, broadcast and lectured on most aspects of Irish history and heritage.
Tours available include:
Local Sightseeing Tour - Find Fermanagh
Fermanagh and the Plantation of Ulster with special reference to Ulster Scots
Ulster Scots and Irish Migration to America - Fermanagh and the Ulster American Folk Park
- Nearby Parks, walks and cycle trials
Fermanagh is part of The National Cycle Network in Northern Ireland - a network of signed cycle ways.
Cuilcagh Mountain Park, Florencecourt
265 hectare site containing internationally important areas of pristine blanket bog, home to several rare or endangered species of plants and birds.
Castle Archdale Country Park, Irvinestown
Woodland & loughshore walks. Marina, access to White Island, natural history exhibits, old agricultural history exhibits, old agricultural machinery. Castle Archdale at War exhibition on the Battle of the Atlantic.