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The Culloden Estate & Spa

  • One of Northern Ireland’s leading five-star hotels is the Culloden Estate and Spa. Originally built as an official palace for the Bishops of Down, the Culloden Estate and Spa recently celebrated 50 years in the ownership of Hastings Hotels with a golden jubilee celebration taking place in June 2017. The celebrations also marked the culmination of a £4.8 million renovation and refurbishment programme.  

    The Culloden Estate and Spa is within pitching distance of many fine golf courses, the most renowned of which is Royal Belfast. This superb 18-hole parkland course sits on the on the edge of Belfast Lough, just next door to the hotel. Guests can enjoy privileged tee-off times at Royal Belfast and the hotel Concierge can make the necessary arrangements. After a day on the green, guests can enjoy the award-winning Spa at Culloden. An oasis of tranquillity, the Spa is a sanctuary for both body and mind and uses the world-renowned Espa range of natural therapies and products. With an extensive portfolio of treatments, the Spa is a must visit for all those seeking a relaxing and rejuvenating break in Northern Ireland. This is an excellent destination for your next golf break to Northern Ireland and it isn’t hard to see why…

    We are proud to offer an extensive range of UK & Ireland golf programmes, below is just a sample of the packages available at The Culloden Estate & Spa. We offer much more, so contact the team with your requirements and we will do the rest.




    Bar, Free Parking, Gardens, Indoor pool, Massage (extra charge), Restaurant, Sauna, Spa, Terrace, Wi-Fi


    Air-conditioning, Room service, Safety deposit box (free of charge)

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    The Culloden Estate and Spa is situated amongst 12 acres of woodland and gardens and the hotel stands on the wooded slopes of the HolyWood hills in County Down, overlooking Belfast Lough and the magnificent County Antrim Coastline. 

    Each of the hotel’s 105 guest bedrooms is exquisitely decorated and tastefully furnished. Many of the guest bedrooms enjoy stunning views over the Estate and Belfast Lough, most notable the Palace Suite which is one of the finest and most famous of Ireland’s bedroom suites. All of the rooms also feature a TV, coffee and tea making facilities as well as lovely ensuite bathrooms.

    The hotel boasts some of Northern Ireland’s finest restaurants. Diners can enjoy the breath-taking coastal views from the surroundings of the Mitre Restaurant with a wide range of dining options while The Cultra Inn which nestles within the grounds of the Estate is a cosy bar and bistro is perfect for a delicious lunch or evening meal and a pint by the log fire. 

    With all of the excellent facilities that Culloden Estate and Spa has to offer, as well as its fantastic location near to the brilliant Royal Belfast Golf Club and beautiful countryside, this is a brilliant destination for your next golf holiday to Northern Ireland to a luxurious hotel. 


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    The Royal Belfast Golf ClubUnited Kingdom

    The Royal Belfast Golf Club

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    Ardglass Golf Club

    Annesley Links at Royal County DownUnited Kingdom

    Annesley Links at Royal County Down

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