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Silent Valley Mountain Park

Kilkeel, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9074 6580
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Accessible Mountain Park with something for all ages and abilities

Silent Valley Mountain Park, it’s all in the name!!! We visited here in early February.From main... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
eaglewatch
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belfast, northern ireland
nature at its best

amazing views and a great walk to bencrom 7 miles long we had it too ourselves it was great well... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2018
jimncaz
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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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Kilkeel, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Silent Valley Mountain Park, it’s all in the name!!! We visited here in early February.From main Newcastle to Annalong road follow signposts and go via Quarter Road and Head Road to get a scenic trip before arriving. The park itself is a beautifully maintained area...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

amazing views and a great walk to bencrom 7 miles long we had it too ourselves it was great well worth a visit

Thank jimncaz
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Stopped by Silent Valley on our way from Dublin to Craigavon. What a beautiful place. The view from the dam is stunning (in all directions) and, yes, it’s silent! While we were there the lake wasn’t up, so there was no water spilling into the...More

Thank Linerguy
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We have the privilege of living 3 miles from “The Valley “ great place to go with Family. Pet friendly. Lovely little cafe. Great walkways

Thank ronaldhanna
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

You can walk around the Reservoir, have a picnic or visit the little museum about the history of its construction which is very interesting. There is a little cafe also.

Thank TaytoTourer
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

The Silent Valley got its name when the construction engineers moved in to create the reservoir. Prior to that it was called The Happy Valley. There is a visitor centre and an education centre. The surrounding valleys and Mourne Mountains are beautiful. A listed monument...More

Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Hidden gem!! Nestled in the middle of the mountains, peaceful and flat walk along the reservoir! Tarmac means it's suitable for everyone!

Thank Una-ire
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Due to the inclement weather we were unable to do the high level walking we had been planning on doing in the Mourne Mountains the Silent Valley Mountain Park turned out to be a great alternative. For a small fee ( approx. £5) per car...More

Thank DoraandNigel
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

The main attraction may be the huge dam and all the crystal clear water, but what they have the most of at Silent Valley are lovely trails. Trails for all ages and conditions, The grounds are well cared for and most attractive in the summer...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Whether you want to walk your dog, go for a stroll or have a strenuous hike, this is the place to go.

Thank RJJUK
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Mags M
28 July 2017|
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Response from Terence K | Reviewed this property |
Yes certainly. Lots of walks for all ages and a very safe environment. Cafe there but take a picnic and make the most of what will be a lovely day.
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Peter M
22 July 2017|
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Response from Paul P | Reviewed this property |
sorry buddy no you can't but lovely place so peaceful and quiet I'll be back, enjoy your stay i did ) Paul p England
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Inese J
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