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Enniskillen

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Enniskillen

Enniskillen is in Northern Ireland. It is situated at the mid-point between Upper and Lower Lough Erne, in County Fermanagh.

Get around[edit]

Enniskillen is the biggest town in County Fermanagh.

See[edit]

  • Enniskillen Castle & Museums [1]
  • Coles Monument
  • Castle Coole
  • Buttermarket Craft & Design Centre
  • Headhunter's Railway Museum

Do[edit]

  • Lough Erne [2], which covers about a third of County Fermanagh.
  • Florence Court [3], an 18th century house about 10 miles from the town centre. This venue normally hosts family events on bank holidays and tours of the house are available during the summer. You can also take a subterranean boat-trip in the nearby Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark [4].
  • Spend a day at the Crom Estate [5] in Newtownbutler. There are extensive grounds (including an island) to visit though the house is still a private residence. There are also holiday cottages to hire. During summer months there is a very interesting exhibition on the estates natural importance and history of the estate in the visitor centre as well as a very quaint café/tea room serving afternoon teas.
  • Take a trip around the world famous Belleek Pottery factory [6], situated in Belleek about 20 miles from Enniskillen.

Buy[edit]

Shopping:

  • Erneside Shopping Centre
  • Dunnes Stores
  • ASDA
  • Tesco
  • Lidl
  • The Buttermarket
  • Houstons


Eat[edit]

A large percentage of Fermanagh's income is based on tourism and there are many cafes and restaurants in Ennniskillen that cater to this trade.

For "pub grub" there are a number of bars within the town that offer good for services:

  • Pats Bar
  • Bush Bar
  • Wetherspoons
  • Crowes Nest
  • Jazzeys
  • The Devenish

There are also a large number restaurants and cafes around the town;

  • Cafe Merlot
  • Dolakis (A Greek restaurant)
  • Francos
  • Kamal Mahals (An Indian restaurant)
  • Ruby Palace (A chinese restaurant)
  • Horseshoe & Saddlers
  • Golden Arrow
  • Kennys
  • Flo's Restaurant, 15 Townhall Street, 028 6632 6880. 8:30-5:30 M-Sa. A very friendly atmosphere with a wide variety of traditional homemade food; special options for diabetics and coeliacs. All day breakfast.  edit


Drink[edit]

There are a large number of licensed pubs within the town, these include;

  • Blakes of the Hollow
  • Pats Bar
  • The Bush Bar
  • Charlies Bar
  • Crowes Nest
  • The Cornerstone Bar
  • The Corner Bar
  • The Lough Inn
  • Magees
  • Jazzeys
  • The Devenish Bar
  • JT Ryans
  • Willie Ramblers
  • Wetherspoons

Sleep[edit]

  • The Enniskillen Hotel
  • Westville Hotel
  • Belmore Court & Motel
  • The Killyhevlin Hotel, Spa & Health Club
  • Lough Erne Resort
  • Manor House Country Hotel

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