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All reviews steep walk car park country park golf course golf club walking difficulties open to the public great viewpoint views are amazing ards peninsula nice walk land mark climb the stairs well worth the effort opening times mourne mountains sunny day
Not recommended for anyone with heart problems. It is a stiff climb from the car park to the base of the tower. Then many steps to the top. But the view on a clear day is fantastic. Of greater interest to nature lovers are the...More
Scrabo Tower itself is closed for the winter but the walks in Scrabo Country Park and Killynether Wood are lovely .
You really could walk for hours , there are so many paths .
Beautiful trees and stunning scenery .
When it is open it is great views of the whole of County Down and apart of County Antrim I guess. Even if not open it is a great place to view from the foot of the tower obviously more spectacular 100foot odd up the...More
An iconic landmark I never get tired of looking at. Views and walks surrounding the tower are incredible and offer spectacular views over Strangford Lough and the Ards Peninsula. Many a day spent struggling to the top and just sat and admired the view, breathed...More
This is a view that once seen will never go out of your mind. Following the road up to Scrabo golf club reaching the top of the hill there is a car park on the left hand side of the road. Park, then cross the...More
Took my nephew who loves knights amd castles to Scrabo Tower. To only have him walk the hill up to find it was closed. No signage at the bottom of the hill or online about closure and rude staff at the tower who just said...More
Have visited this tower since I was a child and never fails to delight me.
Great views over Strangford lough, Islandhill and Ards.
Great place for pictures and the tower is open a few days a week.
Path from Strabo country park to tower is...More
Response from Allison M | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a path The Ulster Way takes you right by the quary park you car in the shopping centre KFC entrance head out the entrance you cane in turn left to the small roundabout take a right on the left 200 yards is a... More
Yes there is a path The Ulster Way takes you right by the quary park you car in the shopping centre KFC entrance head out the entrance you cane in turn left to the small roundabout take a right on the left 200 yards is a garage walk past it past the scrabo road and you will see the path for The Ulster Way make sure you have your walking shoes on Enjoy