Down Royal Racecourse
Since the early 1990’s the racecourse has undertaken major development and modernisation. Phase 1 in 1993 saw the completion of a new Grandstand which incorporated fourteen Corporate Boxes, VIP Hospitality Suite, Public Bar and an elevated viewing area overlooking the track and finish post
The award winning village of Hillsborough with its excellent pubs and restaurants and picturesque surroundings. Hillsborough has many tourist attractions that include the following:
In addition there are also various festivals and events held in the area:
Links: Hillsborough Village Centre
Bars and Restaurants
There are many different restaurants and bars situated within a short driving distance from Down Royal Bed and Breakfast including Gowdys Bar and Restaurant and Down Royal Park Golf Club.
Gowdys Bar and Restaurant Tel 02892 621249
Down Royal Park Golf Club, Bar and Restaurant Tel 02892 621339
There are many different shopping venues located within 10-20 mins driving distance including:
Tourist information centre Hillsborough Tel 02892689717
Lisburn Tel 02892 660038
There are over seven different golf courses located within the Lisburn City Council area. Click on a link below on the map for further information.
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Lisburn Golf Club is generally considered one of the best parkland courses in Northern Ireland with a good variety of holes. The club has hosted professional and amateur events including the Golfing Union of Ireland All Ireland Cups and Shields Finals in 2003.
The Royal County Down Golf Club is located very close to the B&B.
Links: Lisburn Golf Club
Links: Lagan Valley Leisureplex
World Famous Attractions
Giants Causeway - 65 miles
You can also enjoy coarse fishing all year round throughout Northern Ireland which has long been recognized as one of Europe's best regions for the coarse angler
Links: Fishing in Northern Ireland