We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Newcastle Aerodrome

Sea Road, Newcastle, Ireland
+353 86 239 4417
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Blue Skies and Sea Views

I booked a flight lesson for my boyfriend for his birthday. He let it go out of date but nicely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jillian B
Taking to the skies for majestic views.

A big thank you to John and all the team at Newcastle airfield for a very memorable day out. Very... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
Alan B
via mobile
Read all 7 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“Blue Skies and Sea Views”
3 Jun 2017
“Taking to the skies for majestic views.”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Sea Road, Newcastle, Ireland
CONTACT
Website
+353 86 239 4417
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
75
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (7)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a flight lesson for my boyfriend for his birthday. He let it go out of date but nicely enough the owner John Nugent let us book a flight despite the fact that the voucher had expired. Darren had his lesson on the 1st...More

Thank Jillian B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

A big thank you to John and all the team at Newcastle airfield for a very memorable day out. Very friendly and welcoming atmosphere on "arrival". The location is absolutely fantastic with so much going for it-as soon as you take off you are immediately...More

Thank Alan B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
A TripAdvisor Member
116
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Thanks to everyone at Newcastle Aerodrome! I got a flying lesson for my boyfriend Declan and he loved it! Ian Calton was his pilot and he said he was brilliant, got a great day for it! And everyone was so nice to me while I...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic experience ...we loved it. Peter our pilot was professional and Knowledgable. The views were terrific and you see Wicklow from a different perspective. We so enjoyed it and I would highly recommend anyone to try it out. Lovely coffee shop and the...More

Thank Ann H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

I bought a taster lesson as a present and was not disappointed. My boyfriend thoroughly enjoyed the experience. He got a briefing and 30min in the air. I would advise booking directly with Newcastle Airfield as you get a better deal than through SkyWest which...More

Thank rosa2709
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 October 2014

Fabulous morning flying in a helicopter, very professional, fun and great experience we will be back very soon. Thanks again John it was amazing

Thank GBH63
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 September 2013

I'd been in helicopters a few times before, but I was intrigued about what they were like to actually fly, so my wife booked me in for a 40 minute flight with John Nugent, who owns the place, and he was a great host. I...More

Thank SeamusDaly
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
The Old Convent
183 reviews
7.70 km away
Kilcoran Lodge Hotel
526 reviews
9.55 km away
Seascapes Holiday Homes
1 review
15.67 km away
Cahir House Hotel
484 reviews
16.68 km away
Nearby Restaurants
O'Callaghan's Delicatessen & Cafe
144 reviews
11.28 km away
Lava Rock Restaurant
238 reviews
16.67 km away
The Hunters Rest
187 reviews
11.33 km away
The Lazy Bean Cafe
268 reviews
16.71 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mitchelstown Cave
248 reviews
3.69 km away
The Vee
32 reviews
10.46 km away
Swiss Cottage
347 reviews
15.49 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Newcastle Aerodrome staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit