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Celebrate the history and stories of Gaelic Games where the Sam Maguire trophy first crossed the border in 1960 when Down became the first northern County to win the All Ireland Football Championship.

A country home away from home

Book a stay and enjoy a warm welcome and authentic experience with amazing food, drinks and hospitality
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Delicious food and drinks

Our menu features a wide range of dishes made from locally sourced ingredients, as well as an extensive selection of drinks and cocktails
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Relax in Style and Comfort

Our stylish rooms are designed for your comfort and feature modern amenities and charming decor. Our friendly staff offer a warm and welcoming experience
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Welcome to our Downpatrick Hotel

Established in 1642, Denvir’s is steeped in history and the perfect base from which to explore this enchanting part of County Down. Situated in the heart of Downpatrick and just an hour’s drive from Belfast, Denvir’s is only a short stroll away from major attractions, including St. Patrick’s grave, Down Cathedral, and Down County Museum.

The Mourne Mountains are just thirteen miles to the south, while Strangford Lough is seven miles to the east, with numerous stretches of deserted beaches and rolling drumlin hills in between. Denvir’s Downpatrick hotel is ideally located for immersing yourself in all of Northern Ireland’s rugged beauty.

A Downpatrick Hotel with a Rich History

Denvir’s is the oldest surviving Coaching Inn in Ireland that still operates as such. It is now a Grade ‘A’ listed building that has been sympathetically renovated while retaining its original character.

The Downpatrick hotel has six attractive and beautifully restored bedrooms, a restaurant, a lounge, and its very famous snug bar. There are also two function rooms for hire. Additionally, there are nine bedrooms, including two two-bedroom apartments, in a nearby mews.

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Why Choose Denvir's Downpatrick Hotel?

For nearly four centuries, Denvir’s Coaching Inn has been welcoming weary travellers and providing a warm, inviting haven from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. We take great pride in upholding the rich historical traditions of this charming country home, paying homage to past owners and preserving the legacy of this beloved Downpatrick hotel.

At Denvir’s, we believe that a hotel should be more than just a place to stay. It should be a destination in itself, where guests can relax, unwind, and make memories that will last a lifetime. Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, our friendly and welcoming staff will ensure that your stay is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

From the moment you step through our doors, you’ll be transported back in time to a bygone era of gracious hospitality and old-world charm. Our beautifully appointed rooms and suites are tastefully decorated with antique furnishings and modern amenities, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere that is sure to make you feel right at home.

We take pride in serving only the freshest, locally sourced ingredients in our restaurant, which features a delicious array of traditional Irish dishes and modern European cuisine. Our cosy bar is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy a pint of the finest Irish stout or a carefully crafted cocktail, while taking in the friendly ambiance and chatting with our knowledgeable staff.

At Denvir’s, we believe that every guest should feel like they are part of the family. Whether you’re here for a night or a week, we’ll do everything we can to ensure that your stay is a memorable one. We look forward to welcoming you to our historic Downpatrick hotel, and to sharing our warm hospitality and charming country home with you.

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Where is Downpatrick?

Located in County Down, Northern Ireland, Downpatrick is one of the oldest towns in Ireland. It is also where the Patron Saint of Ireland, St. Patrick, was buried in the 5th century. His gravesite remains a place of pilgrimage, attracting tourists from all over the world.

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Denvir’s still holds onto its old-world charm in one of Ireland’s oldest towns. While it is just an hour’s drive from central Belfast, it offers a unique escape to the picturesque beauty of rural Northern Ireland.

Experience the Best of Irish Hospitality and Culture at Denvir's Coaching Inn in Downpatrick

At Denvir’s Coaching Inn, we take great pride in preserving the traditional charm of a country home. From the impressive 17th-century open fireplace in our restaurant to the cosy wood-burning stove in our snug lounge area, we maintain the rustic and welcoming atmosphere that makes our Downpatrick hotel so special.

When you step through our doors, you’ll feel like you’ve been transported back in time. The original oak beams, huge fireplace, and stone floors of our snug bar create a haven of a country home that is perfect for relaxing and unwinding after a busy day.

We also love to celebrate local culture and events, from live traditional music sessions on the first Thursday of every month to weekly performances from local musicians that range from 80s rock to 90s ballads and blues. We even host occasional classes on how to make traditional Irish dishes like soda bread.
Our on-site restaurant is the perfect place to indulge in some authentic Irish cuisine made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Whether you’re in the mood for succulent seafood chowder, a juicy 10oz sirloin steak with whiskey and black peppercorn sauce, or any of our other delicious menu offerings, you’re sure to leave satisfied and eager to return.

At Denvir’s Coaching Inn, we’re committed to providing our guests with the best possible experience, from the warm and welcoming atmosphere to the delicious food and exciting events. We’ve been one of the top options for guests seeking a hotel in Northern Ireland, and we can’t wait to welcome you to our beautiful country home.

Come and experience the best of Irish hospitality and culture at Denvir’s Coaching Inn. Book your stay today to avoid disappointment!


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