Locations

Located very centrally to the towns of Portadown, Lurgan and Banbridge just below Lough Neagh, the largest lake in the British Isles. Conveniently located close to main road links (M1 Motorway and A1 Dual carriageway (Belfast Dublin road link)) and main Belfast Dublin rail link.

JOURNEY DISTANCE TO KEY LOCATIONS

Belfast – 26 miles (Titanic Belfast tourism centre, Crumlin Road Gaol, Stormont etc – 30 mins by train)
Dublin – 79 miles (easily reached via train service from Portadown 1.5 hours)
Derry/ Londonderry – 70 Miles (walled city) (no direct train service)
Giant’s Causeway (UNESCO world heritage site) – 73 miles
Newgrange (UNESCO world heritage site) – 59 miles
Carrickfergus – 38 miles (famous 12th century Norman Castle)
Carlingford – 31 miles
Newcastle – 29 miles (famous for “where the Mountain of Mournes sweep down to the sea)
Mourne Mountains – 26 miles
Banbridge– 9 miles ( New Game of Thrones visitor centre)
Tandragee– 4 miles ( Tandragee 100 motorcycle road race, Tayto castle)
Portadown – 3 miles (train link to Dublin and Belfast)
Lurgan– 3 miles (train link, fabulous park – 2nd biggest in Ireland)
Craigavon (Rushmere shopping) – 3 miles
Gilford – 3 Miles (Mill town)

AIRPORTS

Belfast International airport (Aldergrove) – 26 Miles
George Best (Belfast City) – 30 miles
Dublin – 79 miles (bus service connects at Banbridge)

PORTS

Larne– 48 miles
Belfast– 27 Miles
Dublin – 84 miles
Dun Laoghaire – 91 miles
Rosslare -184 miles

ESSENTIAL INFORMATION:

HOSPITAL (5 mins away)
Craigavon Area Hospital, 68 Lurgan Rd, Portadown, BT63 5QQ, 028 3833 4444

Pharmacist operates on a rota basis.

Currency: UK Pound but some places may take Euro.


Address:
33 Knocknamuckley Lane
Portadown
Co Armagh
BT63 5PF
(Location 54.409955, -6.385631)

Contact details:

Sean McAteer
T: 07975665250
E: sean.mcateer@gmail.com

 

National Trust properties , The Argory and Ardress House are only a 20 minute drive away.
The Historical City of Armagh with its two Cathedrals is only 20 minute drive .

SUPERMARKETS

Tesco: Craigavon (x1 24 Hour), Lurgan (x1), Portadown (x1), Banbridge (x2 one is 24 hour)
Sainsburys: Rushmere
Asda: Portadown
Others: many in area

CAR HIRE COMPANY’S

  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car Unit 3, Seagoe Industrial Estate, Portadown, BT63 5QD 028 3839 1441
  • Europcar Portadown, Carn Industrial Estate, 6, Carn Dr, Portadown BT63 5WJ, 0371 384 3813
  • Shelbourne Vehicle Rental, 335 Tandragee Rd, Portadown, BT62 3RB, 028 3855 0429

TAXI

  • Roman Catholic
  • Church of Ireland
  • Presbyterian
  • Methodist
  • Jehovah Witness
  • Church of Jesus
  • Christ of latter day saints
  • Seventh day adventist
  • Elim
  • Salvation army

CYCLING NETWORK

Is located 1 mile away from the Portadown Newry canal greenway linking Newry and Portadown? Soon to be extended tio link a much longer route.

Bike sales hire and service

  • McCabe’s Cycles – 4 Church Lane, Portadown, BT62 3PW 
  • Larmour Cycles & Country Sports Shop, 21 Upper Ballydugan Rd, Portadown, BT63 5NU, 028 3834 5389

Scarva Cycle Centre is located in the village of Scarva on the Newry Canal Towpath.  The area offers brisk cycle routes and historical trails which trace the role of Newry Canal in the transportation of timber, coal and agricultural produce.  Explore the charm and beauty of the local area with 20 miles of leisurely traffic free, family friendly trails.  Enjoy the splendor of the landscape, the stunning views, breathe in the fresh air and experience cycling along the first canal to be constructed in the British Isles.
Pack a hamper, bring a blanket and enjoy a picnic along the canal or treat yourself to refreshments at Scarva Tearooms.  Car Parking and toilets are also available.
Scarva Cycle Hire offers a range of bicycle hire options for adults and children.  Our trained staff will be on hand to help you find the right bike. 028 3883 2766
https://getactiveabc.com/facility/scarva-cycle-hire/#1530713944715-eb48af47-468c

ANGLING

With an abundance of places for the angler in the area both sticked lackes and riover angling you are spolit for choice.

The upper Bann River is less than a mile away and a favourite for the course angler (pike, perch, roach and bream) with game fish such as Brown Trout, Salmon and Liygh Neagh Dollaghan.

  • Craigavon City Park North Lake (Public Angling Estate water)
  • Drummanbeg Lake, Lurgan
    Islandderry Lake, Dromore Road,
  • Lurgan
  • Lisanoe Lake
  • Corbet Lake
  • Gilford Fishery
  • Many many more Further information at:
    https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/information-and-services/where-can-i-fish-northern-ireland/daera-public-angling-estate-fisheries

GOLF COURSES- WITHIN 15 MIN DRIVE

  • Portadown (1 mile)
  • Lurgan (3 miles)
  • Craigavon (silverwood) 3 miles
  • Tandragree (4 miles)
  • Loughall
  • Bainbridge
  • Armagh
  • Dungannon
  • Magheralin
  • Lisburn

Others (see map)