Explore the Area
Lying on the southwest corner of Strangford Lough in beautiful County Down, Killyleagh is a plantation town and port accented by the stunning 13th century Killyleagh Castle – one of Ireland’s oldest inhabited castles. At the other end of the picturesque village lie the shores of Strangford Lough, known for its spectacular sea views, hidden caves, sheltered inlets, abundant fishing and rare wildlife.
Located centrally within County Down, visitors to Dufferin Coaching Inn & Hall have easy access to a wide range of attractions and beauty spots from the gorgeous seaside towns of Bangor and Holywood in North Down to the break-taking walking trails through the Mourne Mountains, world-class golf courses, exhilarating horse racing, National Trust properties and historic gardens, estates and castles. And with the capital city of Belfast a short scenic drive from Killyleagh, this part of Northern Ireland offers fun things to do for travellers of all ages and dispositions.