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Address: Craigavon, Northern Ireland
Phone Number:
+44 28 3832 2205
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10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 16:00
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Sun 14:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 16:00

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Just love this place. Great walks all round a lake loads to do. Great staff can't do enough for you. Food always good. Loads of car parking

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just love this place. Great walks all round a lake loads to do. Great staff can't do enough for you. Food always good. Loads of car parking

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always walk my dog here. Lots of local wildlife to be seen. Food in the centre is good for a snack after or a full lunch or dinner.

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Thank jamespete
Dublin, Ireland
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127 reviews
63 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped here for a breakfast with the hope of nice food and nice view of the lake, but the place was sadly empty, apart from a few cyclists that stopped by. The food cheap but nothing special and the view itself was limited. Maybe it was the wrong time to visit but for that experience, I would recommend trying... More 

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Thank Fernando R
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the Shores of Lough Neagh this place has so much to offer the Family, Tourists, Twitchers and Walkers. SafeArea for Children including Swings, slides, sand pits, climbing frames etc. The Discovery Centre includes a Gift Shop, Restaurant and tea rooms. Lots of Birds, Ducks swans etc. And great view of Lough Neagh. A worthwhile area to spend a few... More 

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Thank staffordj2
Armagh
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely coffee bar with spectacular view of Lough Neagh . Very child friendly and bringing a prayer into the restaurant was no problem at all. A great place to meet friends for a catch up.

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Thank paddy817
Bangor
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64 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Considering how close the centre is to the M2 it is an amazing oasis of peace and tranquility. Anyone who loves nature or simply enjoys a good walk should make this a regular place to visit. The centre itself is well laid out and the cafe/restaurant offers excellent food at amazingly low prices.

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Thank jimmyjames81
n ireland
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139 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

This place is easy to find just off the Lurgan junction of the m1 signed for oxford island. Very much worth a visit and lovely walks around the shore. The restaurant also does lovely Sunday lunches. Recommended

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Thank fullylit
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87 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Really great place for photos. There's the small birds who will eat seed out of your hand; the ducks and swans, the landscape; the remains of an old pier; the Loughshore birds from the hides and then you can travel to Pier Rampart to photograph an old pier - not in January though as the wasteland/field I dandered through was... More 

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Thank galjulie
Waringstown, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

had a great walk along wonderful paths , lots of bird hides , and a few donkeys. The centre had wonderful photos and a great lunch , very good

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Thank stansireland
Portadown, United Kingdom
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10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Me and my wife spent a few hours her with our nephew, we spent some time in the centre looking around the exhibition, my nephew enjoyed seeing all the different animals, the staff in the centre were helpful but maybe came over a little false. We then enjoyed a little walk before my nephew enjoyed playing in the play area.... More 

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