About Carlingford




Nestled on the shores of Carlingford Lough and surrounded by The Cooley Mountains and Mourne Mountains, Carlingford is a beautiful, quaint medieval walled village. This unspoilt haven has managed to evolve into a bustling hotspot for tourists from all over the world. It is easy to see why Carlingford was awarded the title of European Destination of Excellence.

The unique atmosphere of Carlingford has been created by the marriage of old and new. Walking along the old narrow streets between the many castles and ruins you will find an abundance of fine dining eateries, stunning boutiques, inviting wine bars and bustling cafes all creating the feeling of that European café culture.

Be it hiking up Slieve Foy, sailing on Carlingford Lough, playing 18 holes at Greenore links golf course or simply exploring the history and heritage of Carlingford, there really is no shortage of things to do and see during your stay in breath-taking Carlingford.