Family Getaways at Belle Isle Castle

Reconnect with family time at Belle Isle Courtyard apartments, nestled in the heart of the estate’s historic courtyard. Experience Country Estate life on a private island in the heart of The Fermanagh Lakelands

A premium family holiday destination – we’ve got everyone covered


Finding holiday destinations for families with toddler or teenagers, grand parents or extended family can be challenging.  Belle Isle self catering cottages offer families great options for short or longer breaks.  

Smaller families can choose to book Chestnut, Beech, Lime or Rowan, Bridge House, Walled Garden or one of our full of character coach houses.  

For larger groups, Cathcarts Cottage, Sycamore and Chestnut are a great self catering option.   Our trails offer younger visitors great way to explore the estate and if the family dog is on holiday too, our trails are the perfect place to bring them for their walk.  

We like to encourage you to bring your bikes, wellies and walking shoes.  We also have a library of films to view at your leisure. we are big on quality time at Belle Isle, you can self cater but if you want a night or morning off then why not book into our Bistro for Dinner or Breakfast.

With a range of different self catering options for families, we’re bound to have something that’s just right for your group.

We have fallen totally in love with Belle Isle. Fermanagh has been my favourite part to stay in the world for as long as I can remember.

A range of self catering options for your family to enjoy

The Belle Isle collection of 8 Courtyard self-catering apartments are ideal for family breaks, short breaks, groups and couples. Belle Isle is brimming with character and offers a unique experience for families and pets! The beautifully restored Courtyards offer warm wood burning stoves and a homely feel, the perfect place to return to after a busy day exploring the Estate and Fermanagh Lakelands attractions.

Kids are free to roam and play safe, escape from the digital world for a while and reconnect with nature. Activities available on site and close by: Bicycle Hire, Mountain Biking, Bubble Soccer, Archery, Horse & Pony riding, Kayaking, Boating & Fishing.

Choose from 1 Bedroom, 2 Bedroom, 3 Bedroom Self Catering Accommodation

All of our self-catering courtyard accommodation is pet friendly, so your family pets get to enjoy a break too!

Our intention was to conserve these restored historic buildings so we resolved to let the quirks of the form dictate the features of the resulting Courtyard Apartments. Each one contains a different configuration of guest bedrooms and living space, decorated to a high standard with unique period furnishings.

On site laundry facilities are also available.

Book Your Stay at Belle Isle Estate

Situated on the northern tip of Upper Lough Erne, Belle Isle is a 400-acre estate spread over eight picturesque islands. Inhabited since the 12th century, the estate today offers a wide range of attractive self-catering accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets.

Belle Isle Estate is delighted to be a winner of TripAdvisor's 'Certificate of Excellence' since 2014 - to view our recent reviews please follow the link below.

Stay in the wonderful Belle Isle Castle

Belle Isle Castle can be booked for groups of up to 27 guests sharing.  Thirteen individually styled rooms offer guests a very unique stay.

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Stay in a Courtyard Apartment

8 beautifully restored Courtyard Apartments sleeping between 2 and 8 guests.

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Stay in a Coach House Cottage

Our 2 lovingly restored Coach House self catering Cottages each sleep up to 4 guests.

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Stay in one of our Holiday Cottages

3 cottages right next to the shore of Lough Erne, perfect for sleeping up to 6 guests.

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