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Delamont Country Park

90 Downpatrick Road, Killyleagh, County Down, BT30 9TZ
Child climbing and another on a slide in the play park, at Delamont Country Park.

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Situated on the shores of Strangford Lough in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Delamont Country Park, Killyleagh offers peace, beauty and tranquillity. The stunning views across Strangford Lough and the relaxing atmosphere make Delamont Country Park a place to enjoy that 'away from it all feeling'. It is home of the Strangford Stone - the tallest megalith in Ireland. This beautiful 200-acre Country Park offers a great day out for visitors of all ages. Whether you are a keen walker, a nature lover or simply looking for a great day out for all the family you will find plenty to entertain you in Delamont Country Park.   
Facilities onsite include a magnificent adventure playground for the children to enjoy. There are also public toilets, an open area for family picnics and Steamers Coffee Shop. A 1km long miniature railway operates on a seasonal basis. You can horse ride, by permit, in the park. There are beautiful, panoramic views across Strangford Lough to the Mourne Mountains. Enjoy one of the fantastic countryside walks, you choose your distance from 1km to 7km you can walk along the shores of Strangford Lough through a mixture of coastal, parkland and woodland which are all interlinked and can be easily added to or shortened.   

Miniature Railway   

Enjoy a journey on our popular miniature railway. A fantastic treat for all the family! 

Steamers Coffee Shop   

Serving a wide variety of refreshments, including full breakfast and lunch menus, great coffee and ice cream in the summer, a stop at Steamers Coffee Shop is a must! 

Plan ahead and prepare as our sites might be busy, please travel to another site that is less busy 
No BBQ’s or fires 
Dispose of waste responsibly or take it home 
Park Responsibly  

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Children & Infants

  • Suitable for Children

Provider Preferences

  • Free (parking charges may apply)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Car (up to 7 seats)£5.00 per ticket
Coach (25 seats and above)£50.00 per ticket
Entry on foot/by bicycleFree
Minibus (up to 7 seats)£5.00 per ticket
Motorbike£3.00 per ticket

Tickets/Permits can only be purchased in person at the park gate (pre-booking is not applicable). Find out more at

Charges apply from 9am – 5pm. (The car park offices will not be manned outside of these times.)

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Opening Times

* March & October 9am - 6pm
April & September 9am - 8pm
May to August 9am - 9pm
November to February* 9am - 5pm
*closed Christmas Day

Miniature Railway Opening Times
September to Easter: Saturday & Sunday, 11am - 4pm
Easter to September: Monday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm

Steamers Coffee Shop Opening Times
Easter to September: Monday - Sunday, 10am-4pm
September to Easter: Saturday & Sunday from 11am

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Road Directions

Delamont Country Park is situated 30 minutes drive from Belfast and five minutes drive from Downpatrick on the A22 Downpatrick to Comber Road.

Directions to Delamont Country Park: From Belfast follow the A1 to Ormeau Road/A24.  Follow the A24 and A7 to Killyleagh Street in Crossgar.  Continue on Killyleagh Street to Killyleagh.  Follow Downpatrick Road to Delamont Country Park.  Delamont Country Park is located on the left.  From Dublin continue on M1.  Take A1 to Lower Quilly Road, Dromore.  Follow B2 to Church Street/A24 in Ballynahinch.  At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Church Street A24. Turn left onto Downpatrick Road/B2. Turn right onto Belfast Road/A7.  Follow Finnebrogue Road and A22 to Delamont Country Park.  The entrance is on the right.

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