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Top Choice Seafood in Dundrum

Mourne Seafood Bar

Set in a wood-panelled Victorian house hung with local art, this friendly and informal spot serves oysters five ways, plus seafood chowder, crab, langoustines and daily fish specials, all sourced locally (including …
Wildlife Reserve in Dundrum

Murlough National Nature Reserve

At the Murlough National Nature Reserve footpaths and boardwalks meander among the grassy dunes leading to a wide sandy beach with great views back towards the Mournes. It's a haul-out site for common and grey seals…
Gardens in Dundrum

Seaforde Gardens & Tropical Butterfly House

Adults and kids alike will enjoy this oasis in the Seaforde demesne, which is home to an 18th-century walled garden with ornamental flower beds, a hedge maze, spiral-staircase tower with viewing platform and strutti…
Castle in Dundrum

Dundrum Castle

Founded in 1177 by John de Courcy of Carrickfergus, this Norman fortress overlooks Dundrum Bay. Enter the castle for wonderful views across to the Mourne Mountains and rural County Down from de Lacey's keep.