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Articles tagged as "Helens Tower"

Late Availability Offers

March 30, 2019

Late availability offers on new bookings within the next 14 days

Game of Thrones – Location, Location, Location

March 20, 2019

  With the final series of the terrific production and multi-award winning HBO series, Game of Thrones,  about to hit screens, the Titanic Exhibition Centre (TEC) Belfast will be launching the Game of Thrones traveling exhibition on April 11th and run until September 1st.

Irish Landmarks for a Romantic Break

February 2, 2018

We always enjoy hearing from customers planning to whisk a loved one away to a romantic property. We also take great heart from being privy to an engagement proposal occurring in one of our Gatelodges, Cottages or at the top of our many Lighthouses. At this time of year, we especially enjoy sharing the love […]

Aspirations for 2017

February 1, 2017

How has January passed for you? Have you embarked on the new chapters promised for 2017? January can get a bad press. It feels like a month created to survive versus a month designed to live. Resolutions can be cruel at a time when the weather is bleak and the days are short. For this […]

Halloween Festivities

October 12, 2016

The ancient Celts believed that the seasonal changeover from light to dark created a portal where spirits, banshees and pukas could easily transgress the boundaries of the living and dead. During the festival of Samhain, bonfires were lit and disguises worn as measures to ward off evil spirits. Halloween in Ireland is still loaded with tradition, with tales of […]

County Down recognised as one of Top 100 Green Destination in the World!

September 29, 2016

This week County Down won the prestigious title of Top 100 Sustainable Destination!  This award recognises destinations around the world that cherish and celebrate their authenticity, their biodiversity and nature, their cultural values, their local community and entrepreneurs, and their environment for future generations of citizens and travellers. Two of our properties, St. Helen’s Tower […]

Irish Landmark Trust and National Heritage Week

September 8, 2016

As part of National Heritage Week, we opened the doors to a selection of our historic properties, offering visitors a special opportunity to explore our unique holiday homes. Generally, it is only the overnight guest who experiences the warmth, beauty and cultural significance of our accommodations. However, on Sunday the 28th August 2016, reservations for […]

Game of Thrones Doors

June 21, 2016

Many of you might be aware that Tourism Ireland have been running a video campaign relating to the Game of Thrones doors. Here’s the way they have described the initiative: The Dark Hedges is a beautiful avenue of 18th century beech trees that features as The Kingsroad in Game of Thrones®. In January 2016 a storm […]

Green Tourism Awards

June 8, 2015

Two of our properties, St. Helen’s Tower and Tullymurry House both based in County Down, have been awarded bronze in the Green Tourism Awards. We are really pleased to have been given this recognition because as an organisation, we do try and be as environmentally aware as we can and encourage our guests to do the […]

Helen’s Tower, video from above

March 16, 2015

Some beautiful shots of Helens Tower taken from above by drone.