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Flagstaff Viewpoint

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Fantastic view

Lovely place for a day out nice for picnic in summer beautiful views and scenery lovely countryside... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fiona Q
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A fantastic place to stay. Lovely clean & cosy rooms, brilliant food & the second best Guinness ive... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Flagstaff viewpoint has been designed to allow good parking while you take in the amazing views of Carlingford Lough and the Mourne mountains. I love to just stand here and drink in the view and it doesn't matter what the weather is like it is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place for a day out nice for picnic in summer beautiful views and scenery lovely countryside highly recommended

Thank Fiona Q
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

A fantastic place to stay. Lovely clean & cosy rooms, brilliant food & the second best Guinness ive ever tasted. The bar/restaurant is lovely , with a really nice clientele. Breakfast in the morning was excellent , with plenty of choice, great coffee choices &...More

Thank JD H
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Must visit, Full view of Newry and warrenpoint, Very good scenic view, Good to carry your food and drinks and have there, Nice scenic photographs can be taken. Free parking

Thank Amit K
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

came back here to enjoy the great views. allways stunning, even on a cloudy day. great spot for a picnic . well signposted and a decent sized car park

Thank Gavin M
Reviewed 16 July 2018

I've been here quite often, as a local it's THE place to take friends visiting. The view over the Clanrye river, and Carlingford Loch is a must. The only downside is getting there, either from the Omeath Rd, or Dublin Rd, also the view can...More

Thank killeavypete56
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Its just a small drive up the hill. Once you get there the views are already incredible from the parking lot, but you can walk up a little bit as well for even better views. We were there on a clear day and the river...More

Thank Erikz_nl
Reviewed 19 June 2018

On a clear day you have a stunning view of Carlingford Lough, Cooley pennisula and Mourne mountains all rolled into one.

Thank Neal L
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Apart from views, its a lovely place to picnic. Good facilities.We were sorry we hadn't packed one!!

Thank Celia M
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This viewpoint has the most beautiful views, windy!! but staggeringly beautiful. Drive up take it easy with traffic.

Thank GemsNI
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is one of the finest scenic viewpoints in all of Ireland. It shows Carlingford Lough which is an excellent example of a glacial feature. At low tide the sill at the mouth is easily identified as is the deep depression in the centre. However...More

Thank jplod
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davidangler
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Excellent walk from Long Woman's Grave to Carlingford.
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