Autumn in Enniskillen
There is something about Autumn in Enniskillen that makes us not forget about summer but also has us looking forward to the festive months ahead! Long countryside walks through golden brown glistening trees makes us all feel warm and cosy inside! After the past 18 months, a relaxing trip is just what everyone needs, just before the hustle and bustle of Christmas is on the way! Belmore Court & Motel is the perfect solution for a weekend stay away (or even a few days longer!) in the crisp months of Autumn and most certainly one of the best choices of motel or hotels in the Enniskillen area.
Belmore Court is a multi-award-winning four-star Guest Accommodation conveniently set in the vibrant island town of Enniskillen and the heart of Fermanagh Lakelands, meaning it has the most beautiful views of neighbouring lakes and wonderful countryside scenery. Alongside that, if you are a Game of Thrones fan, Belmore Court is located very close to one of the ‘doors of thrones’, which you can read more about by clicking here. Fermanagh, known as Northern Ireland’s Lake District, truly makes for the most wonderful countryside stay away from home. Alongside being conveniently located, Belmore Court has a number of partnerships with local restaurants meaning that there is always an enticing restaurant located very nearby!
With an abundance of activities to enjoy, such as visiting Lough Erne by water taxi or driving through Navar Forest or even immersing yourself into the depths of the Marble Arches, all in all, there is something for everyone in the family, whatever the weather there is an activity to keep you occupied! After a long day of exploring and getting to know the area, finish the day off with a short walk from Belmore into an abundance of local pubs, restaurants and unique Cafes and Delis!
5 Autumn Things to do
As summer fades, Fermanagh blossoms into one of Ireland’s most magical and picturesque autumnal destinations. This scenic county’s lush forests ignite into brilliant, warm hues, from amber to crimson. The crisp blue lakes reflect trees of flaming red and gold dotting the rolling green hills. The very landscape becomes a living work of art.
Make the most of the stunning autumn beauty during your Fermanagh visit. Pack your camera to capture radiant photos of fall foliage framing traditional cottages and castle estates. Savour the crunch of leaves underfoot on walks through woodlands and trails. Breathe in the earthy petrichor lingering in the cool air. Spend afternoons wandering charming villages abundant with harvest charm. Let the vibrant colours, flavours and textures of the season come to life all around you.
Fermanagh in autumn is truly an experience for the senses. Immerse yourself in the natural splendour, and you’re guaranteed to make memories as brilliant and rich as the fall palette before you.
CUILCAGH JEEP SAFARI – 7th October 2023
Celebrate Geodiversity Day in style with an exclusive chauffeured 4×4 tour through Cuilcagh Mountain Park. Join knowledgeable Geopark staff and ride through the region’s awe-inspiring landscapes from the comfort of seasoned 4×4 vehicles.
They’ll pick you up at Killykeegan car park to begin a thrilling gravel-road journey to the base of the boardwalk steps. Learn about the unique geology and natural history shaping these ancient mountains as you breathe fresh mountain air and sweeping vistas.
This special event offers access beyond where regular cars can traverse. From lofty ridge line trails to lush valley terrain, the 4×4 tour allows you to experience Cuilcagh’s beauty and diversity up close. Take your chance for a personally guided backcountry adventure. Just dress for the elements, and the team will handle the rest.
(Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.)
Mind Of Sound- In The Heart Of The Cave – 8th October and 25th November 2023
Immerse yourself in a rejuvenating Sound Bath deep within the Marble Arch Caves. Lay back and relax as gifted musician Andy Tyler uses gongs, shamanic drums and harmonic singing to create a meditative sound journey that quiets the mind and deeply unwinds the body.
This transformative experience allows you to tap into the restorative power of sound in the caves’ natural chamber. The sound frequencies promote deep relaxation and mindfulness.
Sunset Cruise with Erne Tours – 9th October 2023
Join our spectacular Evening Sunset Cruise departing the Round ‘O’ Jetty on summer Saturday evenings. This relaxing cruise takes you along Upper and Lower Lough Erne as the sun sinks below the horizon, blazing the lakes in golden hues.
Sit back with refreshing drinks and nibble tasty canapés while live music sets the perfect ambience. Watch the ever-changing scenery float by as we circle Enniskillen Island and cruise onward to see the majestic Devenish Round Tower rising over the small island.
Turn back just as dusk falls over the Fermanagh Lakelands for a twilight return to Enniskillen. There’s no better way to cap an autumn day than watching the sunset over Lough Erne from the comfort of our cruiser.
Return refreshed and rejuvenated, with the lake’s tranquillity and beautiful views providing an unforgettable evening.
Fermanagh Freaky Farm – 14th to 31st October 2023
Get ready for thrills and chills at the Halloween Experience at Fermanagh Freaky Farm! This spooktacular event offers frightful fun the whole family will love.
Hop on a tractor ride through the pumpkin patch to pick the perfect one to carve into your own creepy creation. Test your skills at creepy carnival games to win prizes. Dare to try the witch’s scary snacks during a spooky movie in her cinema.
Your spine will tingle as you ride the haunted train and encounter frightful characters. Finish with a photo of you and your family celebrating survival at the selfie spot.
With this many adventures in store, you’re guaranteed a day packed with Halloween hijinks. Enjoy tricks, treats, and farm fun – if you dare! This fearsomely good time offers laughs, scares, and memories to last until next Halloween at Fermanagh Freaky Farm.
Harvest Festival of Colour – 28th & 29th October 2023
Step into Florence Court transformed for the annual Harvest Festival of Colour. Follow a festive trail decorated with seasonal flair. Let your creativity flow at the kids’ craft station, and vote for your favourite scarecrow.
Savour a tantalising culinary journey, sampling the delicious local cuisine in the new artisan Food Village. Gather tips from baking demos and take home treats from the Artisan Village.
Enjoy live music from the Fermanagh Concert Band and Blue Orchard in the courtyard. Peruse unique handmade crafts at the Coach House gift shop.
Unwind in the quiet zone with colouring, sensory toys and peaceful moments away from the revelry. With spectacular decor, foodie fun, music, crafts and more harvest magic, it’s a weekend not to miss!