Francis Court Hotel
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Francis Court Hotel Newry
Travel Blogs from Newry
... lost their land to the English nobility.
Throughout the whole year marches are being held in Northen-Ireland. And especially the Orange march on the twelfth of July causes the tension between the two groups to increase. The Protestants remember the battle of Boyne on this day. At this battle in 1690 the protestant king and governor Willem III conquered his Catholic father in law James II. The protestants see the twelfth as a celibration of their beliefs ...
... to go. It was about an hours drive to the north coast. We travelled on narrow country roads and it was very scenic. We had 2 hours free time at the Giants Causeway. We caught a shuttle bus 1 klm down to the shoreline, where this unusual rock formation is. There are thousands of basalt columns, each 6 sided, rising up out of the ground. The surrounding cliffs are full of them, but the ones on the shoreline have been weathered to ...
... create a very eerie atmosphere. The directors sure know how to pick the perfect backdrop for a creepy scene! Next on the tour was Ballytoy Harbor, site of the Iron Isles. This site is where the weather turned for the worst. The wind was howling and the rain started to really rain (like in Florida, rain here means a light drizzle). It was just cold. We didn't spend much time here just rushing to all the scene spots to take the pictures and then rushing back to the ...
... outside area there is another bar area called filthy chic I believe, and it's a bit more fancier there. They also told us that there is a night club upstairs but we never actually got a chance to go up there. I would definitely recommend this place it was really cool and really different from anything I've ever seen! April 04/2014 Today we went to the Ulster Museum, it was a really ...
... We then went to the Guinness factory in the afternoon which was great! The factory was in the shape of a pint. We both got an award for pouring the perfect pint of Guinness (even though I think mine was better but Ross just sweat talked the lady into giving him one too haha) but Ross had to drink them both because I have to say I was not a fan! The next day we picked up our car and began the drive south. We travelled through Kilkenny and decided to beat ...