Discover the finest in luxury accommodation in Northern Ireland, located just 10 minutes outside Newry and only one hour from Belfast and Dublin airports. For those seeking a complete escape from a busy lifestyle, Killeavy Castle Estate is the perfect antidote. Indulge in a romantic couple’s getaway, luxury spa break or simply take a restful rural retreat immersed in the picturesque beauty of nature and historic wonder.
Far from the madding crowds, our range of cosy, luxurious, comfortable accommodation has something for everyone to enjoy. Killeavy Castle Estate provides a choice of accommodation types from a 19th Century Castle, to a 45 room boutique style Hotel or a quaint self-catering Gatelodge. Each option provides a varied experience and all uphold the impeccable Killeavy design and standard.
Where old meets new, our modern 4-star Hotel was originally a Mill and Coach House. The historic buildings have been lovingly transformed into a family-owned hotel full of charm and elegant comfort. Clean lines, open space and natural light bring the outdoors inside. Designed to embrace the sweeping views of the Estate, each of the 45 guestrooms and lounges are sensitively decorated in a soothing contemporary style. Soft greys boldly contrast highlights of burnt orange, buttercup yellow, winter teal and sage green, echoing the seasonal colours of the surrounding landscape. Spacious rooms are all equipped with the latest technology and are all suitable for double or twin occupancy with ample relaxation spaces, indoor and outdoor, for you to enjoy.
Step back in time for that ultra-special family celebration or holiday. Killeavy Castle itself is available for exclusive hire. Inside the Grade A listed building; a full restoration programme has reformed the magnificent Castle back to its former glory. Enjoy the romance of gothic glamour with impressive reception spaces, private dining room, circular library and restored architectural features. Fully self-contained with four double bedrooms, lounge and extensive relaxation spaces, each room emulates the original period style. With stone walls, historic paintings, rich fabrics and plush four-poster beds, every angle throws up new silhouettes and delights.
For a more modern experience, the Gatelodge located at the entrance to the Estate offers secluded self-catering accommodation for up to six guests. The attractive holiday cottage has been built to a very high standard of comfort and is within easy walking distance of the Hotel, Castle and the hills beyond. Ideal for small groups, it is a perfect base for cycling, walking or activity holidays in Northern Ireland.