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Island Hill & North Strangford Nature Reserve

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Lovely walk

Great place to go for a walk. Car park on site and you can walk on the beach- pebbles and rocks, or... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
savsum
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Callington, United Kingdom
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Good walk - when tide is out

Between Comber and Newtownards this little island is a very pleasant walk of around 1.5 miles. From... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Mo_DaW171
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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“small island”(3 reviews)
“great scenery”(2 reviews)
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Ringcreevy Road, Comber, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Nice sea walk experience with this beautiful location.we all love this place.really want to go back again.good parking place and toilet facilities.

Thank mercysinny
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

A truly relaxing experience, wonderful location and extremely well managed. Great staff eager to help and advise about the local attractions. Food exactly what you would want and superbly prepared and served. If you ever find yourself in the area you should make sure to...More

Thank LawrenceCobain
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We have been to island Hill several times. It is very clean and tidy car park, very well kept and good picnic facilities. On the last visit we got out to the island....what a disappointment! We hadn’t gone far along the path when we had...More

Thank --x--Bubbles--x--
Reviewed 16 June 2018

i love this place, and now the potholes have been fixed on the main road into it, is more easily accessible. Lovely big high tide on Friday 15/6/18, lot of parking and nice and clean with bins emptied.

Thank joanneswindle
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to go for a walk. Car park on site and you can walk on the beach- pebbles and rocks, or across to the island where you can have a lovely walk around it, on paths. It does catch the wind, but is sheltered...More

Thank savsum
Reviewed 4 March 2018

A bit grotty now and in need of a refurb after all these years. Would have been great if Greenway went this way as this is what the place needs. Dog poo everywhere unfortunately

1  Thank ComberBoy
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful walk great scenery though could be a struggle for wheelchair users as island shore is pebbles

Thank tommy391
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Between Comber and Newtownards this little island is a very pleasant walk of around 1.5 miles. From the car park, which has public toilets, there is a pathway to a causeway, which is submerged when the tide is in, (so don't get stuck on the...More

1  Thank Mo_DaW171
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I love Island Hill, I am from Comber originally but live in England now and this is a beautiful place to go and have a walk. We used to walk out in large groups when we were teenagers and swim, sunbathe and enjoy the Island...More

Thank Lisarti
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Just about 1km outside Comber, County Down on the road to Newtownards turn right -it's signposted-just keep going but take care-road narrows! at end good parking + toilets. Take in the peace of this view-relax, look and listen-your pulse will slow and your bp will...More

Thank james_m186470
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