Around the Carnbeg Hotel Dundalk
Sightseeing & Things to do
Carlingford Oyster Festival
Carlingford Oyster Festival takes place every August. The town of Carlingford comes alive. Music trickles out onto the streets and the atmosphere is electric. Taste the freshest of food, straight from the sea as well as the lush green fields that surround the town.
The town of Carlingford is a 20-minute drive from the Carnbeg Hotel and is accessible by bus.
Carlingford and the Cooley Penninsula
Carlingford and the Cooley Penninsula are only 20 minutes from Carnbeg Hotel & Spa. They are amongst Ireland’s best kept secrets. The trail of Ireland’s Ancient East begins at this stunning town, located atop Carlingford Lough. Renowned for its oysters, the town hosts the yearly festival, though the delicacy may be savoured all year round.
The Cooley Penninsula is surrounded by mountains. The Cooley and Mourne Mountains are accessible via a short ferry trip. Amblers, photographers, and anyone with a love of nature will be simply blown away by the beauty.