On the National Trust Castle Ward Estate


Castle Ward Bunkhouse, Castle Ward, Strangford, Down, BT30 7LS

Castle Ward Bunk House is situated in the 820 acres of woodland and shore line of Castle Ward demesne. The accommodation is an ideal venue for corporate or private groups of up to 14 individuals and can also accommodate up to 12 small tents alongside it. There are two gas BBQs provided for guest use. The facilities provide for all modern needs and expectations whether your interests are voluntary work, team building breaks, outdoor pursuits or family and friend retreat. The bunkhouse is just 10 minutes walk from the shores of Strangford Lough. Enjoy our extensive walking and cycling trails that criss cross the estate, visit the mansion house and barn indoor play area or picnic in the exotic Victorian Sunken Garden. There is a tea-room and gift shop offering local produce within a short walk. The bunkhouse is quality rated and certified by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board. The bunkhouse is perfect for families, youth groups, walkers and bikers.
Photos: ©National Trust/John Millar, ©National Trust/Peter Muhly, ©National Trust/Chris Lacey

This accommodation is featured on our map of the Isle of Man and Northern Ireland and here is its own website.
Castle Ward Bunkhouse | On the National Trust Castle Ward Estate


or call Castle Ward at National Trust Holidays on
0344 335 1296

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Rooms & Beds:

14: 2×6, 1×2


All Year all day

Price per night:

2 nights from £320


Book via National Trust Holidays. Minimum booking 2 nights.


From Downpatrick take A25 Strangford Road. Castle Ward is signposted using National Trust brown signs. The bunkhouse is signposted as a left turn off Park Road.

Public Transport:

Belfast train station is 27 miles away. Downpatrick bus station is 10 miles.

This accommodation is by the sea, is available only to groups and is on the National Trust Bunkhouses map and the Northern Ireland map.

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Game of Thrones premier attraction in Castle Ward!

Game of Thrones premier attraction in Castle Ward!

Game of Thrones is bringing excitement into Castle Ward’s stunning scenery!

Ireland’s premier Game of Thrones visitor attraction– just a five minute’s drive from Castle Ward Bunkhouse– is bringing excitement into the tranquil seaside destination of Strangford and the gorgeous estate of Castle Ward- which’s subtle gothic demeanor clashes with 18th century class! The attraction gives an opportunity to recreate your favorite Winterfell scenes; from exploring Winterfell Castle, including the tower Bran ‘fell’ from, to walking the hall of the savage Red Wedding, where many favourite characters lost their lives… The resort offers many must-do experiences for any Game of Thrones fan- such as an “archery movie set experience”- have you got Arya’s talent? With Castle Ward Bunkhouse situated on a gorgeous National Trust estate, surrounded by foot and cycle paths, and only one mile from “Winterfell” and only 30 from Ireland’s capital city, Belfast, it the ideal location to discover and experience life in the “North”!

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