Discover the finest in luxury accommodation in Northern Ireland at Killeavy Castle Estate. Located just 10 minutes outside Newry and only one hour from Belfast and Dublin airports, we offer different accommodation options to suit every taste.
For those seeking a complete escape from a busy lifestyle, Killeavy Castle Estate is the perfect antidote. Indulge in a romantic couple’s getaway, a 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, and comfortable accommodations have something for everyone to enjoy. Killeavy Castle Estate provides a choice of accommodation types from a 19th century Castle, to a 45 guestroom boutique style Hotel or a quaint self-catering Gatelodge. Each option provides a varied experience, and all uphold the impeccable Killeavy design and standard.
Our Award Winning Hotel in Northern Ireland
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, making Killeavy Castle Estate the perfect destination for romantic getaways in Northern Ireland.
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, the Circular Library and restored architectural features. Fully self-contained with four double Guestrooms, Lounge and extensive relaxation spaces, each luxury Guestroom 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 is located at the entrance to the Estate that 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 Slieve Gullion hills beyond. Ideal for small groups, it is a perfect base for cycling, walking or activity holidays in Northern Ireland.
During your stay at Killeavy Castle Estate, you will be well-catered for. With a bistro bar and fine dining restaurant, there is something to suit every taste. Our expertly crafted menus put quality, freshness and sustainability above all else.
We source our ingredients from our onsite Working Farm, Estate and Walled Gardens, and handpicked local artisans. From traditional pub grub favourites to our decadent tasting menus, you will be spoiled for choice.
Northern Ireland’s Premier Hotel and Spa
During your stay at our luxury hotel, take advantage of one of our expert spa treatments. Relax and unwind in our stunning spa and thermal areas, with a range of Elemis facial and massage therapies to choose from.
Our Spa therapists are on hand to give you the perfect stay at Killeavy. Whether you want to unwind after a long day exploring Slieve Gullion, or you simply want to relax in our outdoor hot tub, you will find what you are looking for at Killeavy Castle Estate.
Things to do at Killeavy Castle Estate
At the Killeavy Castle Estate, you can explore the great outdoors in the Ring of Gullion which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With mountainous and wooded terrain, the area is a haven for walkers and cyclists alike.
Stroll our Estate, and take in the sights and sounds of our Walled Garden and onsite working Farm. Use the Estate as a base, while you explore the greenways of Northern Ireland’s world-class golf courses.