Welcome to the Award Winning Slieve Donard Resort and Spa
Experience a relaxing stay at Northern Ireland's favourite resort
Nestling at the foot of the Mountains of Mourne, the magnificent Slieve Donard Resort and Spa stands in six acres of immaculate private grounds. A golden strand of beach borders one side while the mighty Royal County Down golf course frames the other. This lovingly maintained Victorian hotel is home to one of Europe’s finest resort Spas and is perfect for a short break, residential conference or grand event.
At the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa guests can experience the finest culinary delights in all our restaurants, and our Chefs pride themselves on using the finest fresh local seasonal produce to create an array of delicious menus. Breakfast, dinner, our famous Afternoon Tea and Sunday Lunch are served in the famous Oak Restaurant, with its charming beams and fabulous central fireplace. The hotel boasts an extensive range of dining and socialising options including Chaplin’s Bar and the Lighthouse Lounge. The Percy French Inn, complete with log fire, is a cosy informal bar and restaurant which lies within the grounds of the resort - perfect for a tasty lunch or pint by the fireside.
Our world-class Spa facilities rival any other Spa in Europe. Designed in conjunction with ESPA, the world’s leading Spa company, the Spa is situated over two floors, with stunning views across the Irish sea and the Mourne Mountains. The Active Floor on the ground level incorporates a magnificent 20-metre Swimming Pool and Vitality Pool, which enjoy the amazing views of the coastline, along with a range of heat experiences and a high tech Fitness Studio. An extensive range of Spa therapies is available in one of the 16 luxurious treatment rooms on the first floor, using the ESPA product range.
Just 30 miles south of Belfast and 90 miles north of Dublin, the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa is the perfect choice for touring and sightseeing, and although you may never want to venture away from our sumptuous luxury and exquisite surroundings, there is a range of must-visit local attractions all within close proximity to the Hotel. The Mountains of Mourne are on our doorstep and offer fantastic walking and climbing experiences. Tollymore Forest Park is just a few minutes drive away and is simply breathtaking. Silent Valley, Castlewellan Country Park, Murlough Bay Nature Reserve are all nearby. Less than ten miles away lie the delights of Downpatrick, home to St Patrick’s Visitor Centre and Grave, (a world Christian Heritage Site) and countless opportunities for horse riding, fishing, sailing, off-road driving, mountaineering and windsurfing.
Having recently completed renovation works throughout 2020 our award-winning spa now includes a double-treatment room, a private relaxation room for small groups and a shared relaxation room. As part of the renovation work, the sauna, steam room and swimming pool have been refurbished, the changing rooms have been updated and the treatment rooms and décor have been refreshed.
Peace of Mind Policy
We have reviewed and reworked all operating procedures throughout the Hastings Properties and introduced our new 'Peace of Mind' Policy to ensure our guests still receive a luxurious experience while adhering to the required social distancing and increased hygiene measures. Please click here to read more about our 'Peace of mind' policy.