WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre
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78 Ballydrain Road, Comber, County Down,
Ms Alison McCreedy
T: (028) 9187 4146
F: (028) 9187 3857
Castle Espie, situated on the shores of Strangford Lough near Comber, County Down, is the newest ...
Set on the shores of the stunning Strangford Lough where almost the entire world’s population of Brent Geese resides during the winter months. 3 times award winning Castle Espie is a tranquil and friendly centre for all the family. Hides and nature walks allow you to get close to the wild birds and collection of endangered birds from around the world. The new Visitor Centre boasts the Loughshore Café, selling delicious home baked treats and a well stocked gift shop with a selection of local crafts, books and bird themed items. A picnic area, an indoor soft play area and Wildwood – The Natural Outdoor Woodland play area are also available.
Centre is fully accessible for people with disabilities, loop system in place at reception, disabled Toilets, access to Loughshore Café and gallery. Accessible walking route (also on walkni.com).
Awards: Currently have NITB Visitor Attraction quality grading 4 Stars. Process of applying for Green Tourism Business Scheme.