The Belle Isle Summer Blog

5 Walking Trails You Need to Do This Summer

Belle Isle Walking Holidays

We have so many walks close by to Belle Isle so for those whose idea of the perfect holiday involves the great outdoors.

Cuilcagh Mountain Board …

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Fathers Day at Belle Isle

Fathers Day is just a few days away and we have already had some families celebrating this special day at Belle Isle.  Our courtyard apartments hosted to families during this …

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Staycation Vacation At Belle Isle Self Catering

The trend of staycations seems to be on the rise according to travel experts.  It also seems that Belle Isle is proving very popular as a staycation destination especially for …

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Did Harry and Meghan have a Wedding Co-Ordinator?

Its been quite a week with the royal wedding and all the commentary it has enjoyed. From the ceremony to the dress, from the flowers to the flower girls, it …

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How competitive is your four ball? – The Ultimate Golf Break Challenge


To be honest I am clueless about golf but my partner has golf clubs in tow any chance he can get and likes nothing better than a golf break.  …

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Popping the Question at Belle Isle


We host castle weddings all the time at Belle Isle and the season is now well and truly under way with couples planning their 2018, 2019 and even 2020 …

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Castle Stays and Castle Visits for Our Friends from America

This week we host a group of delightful American ladies and gentlemen with a passion for Irish Castles. Their five-night castle stay has already started with a visit to Florence …

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Our Top Ten Places to Picnic

It goes without saying that at our 400 acre island estate there are any number of places to picnic, whether thats on the shores of Lough Erne or in the …

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This Lady We Know As Belle Isle Castle

Here at Belle Isle, we often refer to the castle in the feminine context.  Its simple really.  Apart from being a 17th Century Irish Castle, we think of Belle Isle …

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Belle Isle Bistro…………….Bursting with Flavour

Yes Full of Flavour…………………That is all I can say about Belle Isle Bistro to be honest.  We had a menu tasting last week and it was Delicious.  Our chef Jerome …

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Its all about pet friendly self catering!

Taking a pet friendly self catering holiday is certainly a learning experience.  Many years ago before children we were gifted a golden retriever pup as a wedding present! Yes it …

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Belle Isle Must Sees

At Belle Isle we are surrounded by some of the most amazing landscapes and visitor attractions.  Of course, we are biased but honestly, we know that even if you can …

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