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DISCOVER THE BEST THINGS TO DO IN FERMANAGH WITH BELMORE COURT & MOTEL

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Lots to See and Do in Fermanagh

Explore the Things to do in Fermanagh

Belmore Court & Motel is a top-rated motel and hotel in Enniskillen, ideally located for exploring the many things to do in Fermanagh. As one of Ireland Northwest and Lakeland’s hotels or motels, we offer a comfortable and convenient base for your visit to County Fermanagh. You’ll be spoiled for choice with so many exciting activities in Enniskillen and the surrounding area!

Family Days Out in Fermanagh and Enniskillen

If you’re planning a family trip, there are plenty of fun things to do in Fermanagh for all ages. There’s something for everyone, from outdoor activities in Enniskillen to spa breaks in Fermanagh. You can explore the Fermanagh Lakelands with a walking tour, visit Enniskillen attractions like the Belleek Pottery or enjoy family activities in Fermanagh at the Share Centre Lisnaskea or the Corralea Activity Centre. The Marble Arch Caves and the nearby Stairway to Heaven/Cuilcagh Boardwalk are a must-do for most visitors.

Discover Northern Ireland's Best Attractions from Belmore Court & Motel

Belmore Court & Motel is ideally located to explore the best things to do in Northern Ireland. You can visit Pollnagollum Cave, a Game of Thrones filming location, or take a street tour in Fermanagh. For couples, there are plenty of days out in Northern Ireland, like bowling in Enniskillen or taking a scenic cruise on Lough Erne.

Free Things to Do in Fermanagh

If you’re on a budget, don’t worry! There are plenty of free things to do in Fermanagh. You can explore the Castle Basin Promenade with the Children’s playground, take a self-guided walking tour of Enniskillen, or enjoy the natural beauty of the Fermanagh Lakelands. Check out our blog post for more information on free things to do in Enniskillen & Northern Ireland.

Plan Your Trip to Fermanagh Today

Ready to plan your trip to Fermanagh? Belmore Court Hotel Enniskillen TripAdvisor reviews speak for themselves! Our hotel offers easy access to all the best destinations in Fermanagh, whether looking for outdoor activities in Enniskillen or shopping in Fermanagh. Book your stay at Belmore Court & Motel today and start exploring everything this beautiful region offers.

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Water, Water Everywhere

BOAT TRIPS: CRUISE THE FERMANAGH LAKELANDS

Fermanagh is known as the Lakelands of Northern Ireland, due to the significant waterways which dominate the county. Lough Erne itself is made up of the Upper and Lower Lakes, which connect in the picturesque island town of Enniskillen, which sits on the River Erne. Lough Erne runs from the Atlantic in the West to Belturbet in County Cavan, which is then connected to the Shannon-Erne Waterway, where one can navigate as far as Limerick.

With various boat trips in Fermanagh on your doorstep, what better way to explore Fermanagh’s wonderous and vast lakes?

Please click below for a complete list of things to do in Fermanagh, with detailed information on all the Boat Trips available.

Walk and Live

WALKING TRAILS: EXPLORE THE BEAUTY OF FERMANAGH TRAILS

The Fermanagh Lakelands boast endless trails perfect for a solo stroll, challenging hikes or  family adventures. From tranquil lakeside paths, and trails that wind through fascinating forests steeped in heritage and geology. The Walking Trails in Fermanagh are truly breathtaking.

The Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark have trails suitable for all; with varying distances and grade levels, you are sure to find a trail to explore that suits your needs.

Please click below for a full list of all the things to do in Fermanagh with detailed information of all the Walking Trails in Fermanagh available to you.

Stunning Coastal vVews

WILD ATLANTIC WAY

Belmore Court & Motel in Enniskillen is the perfect base for exploring the breath-taking North West of Ireland and experiencing the ‘Wild Atlantic Way’, the wildest, most enchanting and culturally rich coastal touring routes in the world.

Within a short drive of Enniskillen is Donegal home to miles of zigs and zags with deserted white sand beaches. Donegal is famous for being the northmost point of the Wild Atlantic Way. This is a great starting point to admire the magnificent sites on Ireland’s West coast and stunning coastal views.

Sligo, known as ‘Yeats Country’ by the Nobel Laureate WB Yeats (son of a Sligo-born mother who brought her children back to grow up in her home county), is celebrated both in the town and countryside. The dramatic backdrop of Ben Bulben in the Dartry Mountains can be seen from Sligo town.

Movie Scenery

GAME OF THRONES

The Fermanagh Lakelands feature as a Game of Thrones filming location and is also home to 1 of the 10 infamous ‘doors of Thrones’, each telling the story of a Season 6 episode.‪

Visit the Game of Thrones door at Blakes of the Hollow. Renowned for its pints of stout and Irish coffees, Blake’s of ‘The Hollow’ has proudly served visitors and locals alike for well over a century. Blakes of the Hollow Door features several striking designs, immortalising the Targaryens and Arryns.

Pollnagollum Cave in Belmore Forest is part of the Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark and was used as a location in Season 3: Episode 4 as Hollow Hill in the Riverlands. Game of Thrones fans can enjoy the Belmore Forest walk, which leads to a viewing point for the cave featuring a beautiful cascading waterfall.

Water Bikes

HYDROBIKES

Take cycling off the road and onto the water with a hydrobike rental on Ireland’s only Island Town. Great for exercise or relaxing on the water. Bring your dog along for the ride!

Explore Enniskillen in the dark onboard the Hydrobikes with Lights. This is a new and unique water experience where you will see Enniskillen from an entirely different perspective. There are lots of things to do in Fermanagh.

35 Sligo Road, Enniskillen BT74 7JX.

www.erneadventures.com 028 6262 1156

5 mins by car

Lots to do on Lough Erne

WATER ACTIVITY ZONE

The Water Activity Zone or Hub is Blue Green Yonder‘s original home and is the base for all hires & rentals, as well as providing the access point to the Castle Island Ferry on more windy days.

Blue Green Yonder have exclusive access to a number of the beautiful islands of Lough Erne, on which they have a myriad of rewilding and conservation projects underway.

Regal Pass Jetty, Shore Road, Enniskillen BT74 7LB.

Blue Green Yonder 028 6648 0001

3 mins by car

Canoe Club in Fermanagh

ERNE PADDLERS

Erne Paddlers is a paddlesports club based in Enniskillen. Their courses and trips are open to all, and they run a lot of fun events, skills courses, trips and more.

The organisation aims to be more than just a club by helping people live better lives through paddlesport by providing access to all to the proven benefits of health and well-being of social outdoor experience and exercise through a community organisation.

39 Old Rossorry Road, Enniskillen BT74 7LE
 

5 mins by car

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Endless Adventures

SHARE DISCOVERY CENTRE

The Discovery Village, located just outside Lisnaskea in Co. Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, offers endless possibilities and adventures. The 60-acre site sits on the shores of tranquil Upper Lough Erne – part of the largest inland waterway in Europe. Share’s fully accessible activity centre offers everyone the opportunity to have unforgettable experiences and create memories that will last forever. The centre offers a wide variety of amazing indoor and outdoor activities for children, families, groups, clubs and more. There are many things to do in Fermanagh that are accessible to people with disabilities.

221 Lisnaskea Road, Lisnaskea BT92 0JZ

Share Discovery Village 028 6772 2122

22 mins by car.

Eco-Friendly Activites

CORRALEA ACTIVITY CENTRE

At Corralea, they offer a range of eco-friendly outdoor activities and experiences to safeguard the quality of the water and the peacefulness surrounding us. The Centre deliberately keeps numbers small to offer customers a quality and authentic experience, which will help regenerate our area without swamping it with mass tourism.

Upper Lough MacNean, Belcoo BT93 5DZ

Corralea Activity Centre 028 6638 6123

26 mins by car

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Discover Fermanagh

WALKING TRAILS IN FERMANAGH

The enchanting Lakelands of Fermanagh are laced with a network of paths and tracks that allow for endless exploration on terrain that is ideal for keen walkers and families alike. These trails help make Fermanagh the perfect getaway for walkers who love fine views and landscapes rich in wildlife and heritage.

Check out other free things to do in Fermanagh. 

Hacking in Fermanagh

HORSE-RIDING

If horse riding is your thing we’re ready for you. From forest trots to clifftop canters, to hacking in the countryside, the Fermanagh Lakelands will not disappoint. Whether you’re experienced or a novice rider needing instruction, you will have an unforgettable experience with views to remember forever.

The Forest Stables in Fivemiletown is a BHS-approved riding school & trekking centre with a new river trail recently opened and all off-road routes. Quiet animals to suit beginners as well as schooled horses for advanced riders. Qualified staff and accommodation locally.

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Adventure & Learning Experiences

FAMILY FUN

Fermanagh is an ideal holiday destination for all the family, from adventure centres to scenic forest walks. Plan your perfect family getaway in the Lakelands. We’ve got an excellent range of restaurants, museums, activity centres, parks, and beautiful scenery throughout the county.

We’ve got all the inspiration you need in our Family Friendly Guide to keep the whole family entertained on your holiday, even on a rainy day! Whether you are looking for adventure, learning experiences, a fun day out or a bit of relaxation, you’ll find it all in the Fermanagh Lakelands. Find out more information about Family breaks below.

Want the Full Experience?

ATTRACTIONS

The Fermanagh Lakelands has so many stories to tell, places to explore and sites to see. Guided tours are available for those who want the full experience, or you can explore by hiking, cycling or driving. Design an adventure that is yours.

There is so much history and so many stories to be told about Enniskillen and its ancient past. Take a road trip around the historical sites, explore museums and follow our Visitor Guide to ensure you get the most out of the trip.

Stairway To Heaven
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Independent & National Retailers

SHOPPING

Shopping in Fermanagh offers the perfect blend of independent and multi-national retail traders. Erneside Shopping Centre features over 35 great name stores. The Buttermarket Craft and Design Courtyard comprises of seventeen art and craft units and a coffee shop housed in the restored early 19th century dairy market. The Buttermarket’s unique position in the heart of Enniskillen makes it the central focus for the thriving craft industry in Fermanagh.

www.experience-enniskillen.com

Food for Every Taste

FOOD AND DRINK

Belmore Court & Motel’s central location means you can sample the great food and drink that The Fermanagh Lakelands has to offer, all within walking distance or a short drive. Northern Ireland is a great destination for lovers of good food and drink and the Year of Food and Drink was be a celebration of everything that makes the produce from this place so good.

Our guests can choose to enjoy a fine dining experience, a lively bistro, speciality restaurant, or sample one of the unique cafes and delis, enjoy a pint of Guinness in a traditional setting or chic cocktails or simply a ‘Take-Away’ to enjoy in the comfort of your room.

Click here to see our food guides

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Spa Breaks in Fermanagh

SPA AND WELLBEING

Who doesn’t love a spa? Fermanagh certainly does. From hotel spas to spas by the lakeside, the Lakelands are dripping with fabulous spas to unwind in. Whether you’re planning a romantic couple’s getaway or a break with friends, there’s a spa in Fermanagh waiting for you.

From half and full-day yoga and nature retreats at Aurora Yoga in Belcoo to restoring your Calm with a luxury Elemis treatment at The Kalm Spa located at The Killyhevlin Hotel, Fermanagh’s tranquil lakeside setting will be sure to leave you feeling relaxed and pampered.

Outdoor Go-Karting Track

KARTING

Lakeland Karting

Lakeland Karting is a 550m, all-weather, outdoor go-karting track. Located at Bannagh, Kesh, the track is fully marshalled and an ideal venue any time of the year for a fulfilled, exciting day out, Especially good for stag/hen/birthday parties or team building events. Karts are available for both juniors and seniors.

Booking is essential. Further information available here.

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Championship Courses

GOLF

The Faldo Course – Designed by six time Major winner Sir Nick Faldo, his first golf course design in Ireland; The Faldo Course provides superb all year round playing conditions, links like fairways, a spectacular Fermanagh Lakelands setting with stunning views from every vantage point and the Waters of the Lough in play on 11 holes.

A top 100 course (UK & Ireland) the course measures 7,167 yards is a Par 72, the course record of 68 was set by Rory McIlroy (touring professional 2009-2011) and remains unbeaten.

Castle Hume – Situated on the edge of Castle Hume Lough and Lower Lough Erne, in the heart of the Fermanagh Lakelands, this championship course is famed for its curvaceous greens, rolling fairways and challenging water hazards. Castle Hume boasts some seven thousand trees and over thirty bunkers.

Enniskillen Golf Course – Established in 1896, Enniskillen Golf Club is a superb 18 hole parkland course adjacent to Castle coole Estate, a national trust property. Golfers can enjoy outstanding views over Ireland’s only island town, Enniskillen and surrounding countryside. The par 71 course has mature tree-lined fairways along with elevated tees overlooking the surrounding area.

Embrace Northern Ireland

FURTHER A FIELD

Belfast

Birthplace of Titanic and gateway to Northern Ireland, Belfast is one of the top destinations to visit in Europe. Some of the better-known Belfast attractions include Belfast Zoo, St Anne’s Cathedral, and of course the Titanic Quarter, birthplace of the famous RMS Titanic. Once the home of the Irish linen industry, tobacco production, rope making and the world-famous Harland and Wolff shipbuilders, Belfast lays claim to a unique history. And there’s something for everyone to love. Shopping, tours, world-class dining, block rockin’ beats, you name it – we’ve got it. So dig a little deeper and start planning your Belfast adventure!

Derry/ Londonderry

Voted 4th in Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel Guide 2013’, Londonderry, also known as Derry, is an ancient yet contemporary city. It was also the worthy recipient of the prestigious title ‘UK City of Culture 2013’.
If you have an interest in the past, the Tower Museum and Museum of Free Derry reveal different aspects of the city’s economic, social and more contemporary history. Other buildings located around the city walls include the Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall, steeped in history relating to The Siege of 1688-89 and The Apprentice Boys Association. Be sure to walk across the gleaming new Peace Bridge, which curves majestically across the River Foyle.
This is a city that just loves to party and enjoys a year-round cycle of festivals, including Ireland’s biggest Hallowe’en carnival.

The Giant’s Causeway

A landscape of dramatic cliffs which have for centuries inspired artists, the Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland’s first UNESCO Heritage Site, clashes with the North Atlantic Ocean to create a phenomenon like no other, capturing the imagination of all who see it. The geological wonder is home to a wealth of history and legend.
Visit the world-famous 40,000 basalt stone columns on a guided tour or pick up an audio guide and explore at your own pace. Climb the Shepherd’s Steps and hike along the cliff top path to discover the mystery of the attraction while getting a bird’s eye view of the beautiful causeway coast.
Stop by the award winning visitor centre to discover the stories which lie behind the dramatic landscape, offering a unique glimpse into the wonder that is the Giant’s Causeway, or take well deserved rest in the café and pick up you souvenirs and crafts before you leave.

Ulster American Folk Park

The Tyrone & Sperrins region is dominated by the heather-clad slopes of the Sperrin Mountains, Northern Ireland’s largest and least explored mountain range. Discover the region’s romantic landscapes, rich history and heritage, and wide range of outdoor activities. The region has plenty to offer icluding the Ulster American Folk Park.
Experience the adventure that takes you from the thatched cottages of Ulster, on board a full scale emigrant sailing ship, to the log cabins of the American Frontier. Meet an array of costumed characters on your way with traditional crafts to show, tales to tell and food to share.
The indoor exhibition at the Ulster American Folk Park examines life in Ulster in the 18th and 19th centuries. It reveals the reasons behind the exodus and shows how the settlers adapted to and impacted on, a new and unfamiliar environment.
Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions

Enniskillen and Fermanagh offer a wide range of activities, including exploring the Fermanagh Lakelands, visiting historical attractions like Enniskillen Castle, taking a guided tour of Pollnagollum Cave (a Game of Thrones filming location), and enjoying outdoor activities such as walking, cycling, and fishing.
Belmore Court Motel is located in Enniskillen, in the heart of the Fermanagh Lakelands. It is a popular hotel among visitors to Northern Ireland.
Enniskillen and Fermanagh offer many family-friendly activities, such as visiting the Share Centre Lisnaskea, taking a family walk along Lough Erne, or visiting attractions like the Belleek Pottery or the Marble Arch Caves.
Enniskillen is home to many popular attractions, including Enniskillen Castle, the Fermanagh County Museum, and the Ardhowen Theatre.
The Fermanagh Lakelands is a region of Northern Ireland known for its beautiful lakes and waterways. It is a popular destination for boating, fishing, and other outdoor activities.
Belmore Court Motel is a popular hotel near Cuilcagh Mountain, offering convenient access to the mountain and other attractions in Fermanagh.
Some fun things to do in Enniskillen on a budget include taking a self-guided walking tour of the town, visiting the Enniskillen Farmer’s Market, or exploring the beautiful scenery of Lough Erne.
Yes, there are many spa breaks available in Fermanagh, including at the Lough Erne Resort and the Killyhevlin Lakeside Hotel and Lodges.

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