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  • Belle Isle Blog

  • Belle Isle Blog

  • Belle Isle Blog

A Little Forest Bathing At Belle Isle

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Forest bathing or ‘shinrin-yoku’ was first developed in Japan in the 1980s, following scientific studies conducted by the government. The results showed that two hours of mindful exploration in a forest could reduce blood pressure, lower cortisol (stress hormone) levels and improve concentration and memory.  At Belle Isle, we have developed two wonderful trails that allow residence to mindfully explore the estate …

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Belle Isles Top 10 Places For a Summer Picnic

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Our guests love to explore the estate and walk the trails, however we know that there is a lot on offer in the surrounding area and we would encourage you to take some time out to discover one of Irelands most beautiful regions.

We have it all! From woodland walks to relaxing lakeside drives, boat hire or wonderful drives along the …

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The Perfect Family Holiday In Unique Surroundings

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We really feel that Fermanagh and Belle Isle both offers something truly unique when it comes to a family holiday.  Belle Isle is an island estate surrounded by Lough Erne, allowing guests to enjoy a tranquil and relaxing experience.  Throw in a trip to the ocean or journey along the Wild Atlantic Way guests will get a truly invigorating experience.  …

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What To Do With The Kids During The Summer Holidays?

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We know that many parents are wondering What to Do with the Kids During the Summer Holidays?  Well here at Belle Isle we have our top 5 things to do whilst you stay at Belle Isle Estate.  It really is somewhere that your can let your kids roam free and enjoy the wonderful outdoors.  Remember our 4* self catering is …

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Wedding Viewings At Belle Isle

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We have been inundated with requests for wedding viewings at Belle Isle,  our spring wedding season is well and truly underway and there have been some stunning brides already this year.  We have a strict private hire policy, therefore our viewings can only take place if the castle is not occupied.  unlike other wedding venues where you can drop by …

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Fermanagh Restaurants in Abundance

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Belle Isle Bistro is in really great company when it comes to eating out in Fermanagh.  there are several restaurants we are happy to recommend to our clients and there is great choice with Italian, greek, traditional, fine dining and speciality restaurants on offer.   At our bistro, we like to give our guests something a little bit different and …

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April is Active Dog Month – Top 5 Dog Activities

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Are you a dog lover?  We know that April has been designated as Active Dog month and with dog friendly accommodation and our Marley and Me package already creating quite a lot of interest we decided to give you the top 5 doggy activities to do at Belle – Isle and Fermanagh.

Belle-Isle Trails – two estate trails free to walk …

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Wild Swimming At Belle Isle

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The idea of wild swimming is something that seems to be really catching on .  At Belle Isle, guests are welcome to take plunge and dive into Lough Erne.  There are so many places to take a dip from the island and with some of our accommodation so conveniently located, all you have to do is simply step out of …

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