The Castle, built in the Victorian era around the mid 1800s, is situated in the extensive and beautiful Castlewellan forest Park - the ultimate outdoor classroom.

The building is ideally suited to young people, providing a safe and stimulating environment for learning.


How much will a residential cost and how long can we stay?

Residentials can last between 3 and 5 days and the prices are listed here on the prices page.

What is there to do on my visit?

There are a variety of things to do in the local area for residentials. Please click here to see a list of activity ideas.

Is there an example of a basic daily programme?

Yes! You can click here to see an example of a daily programme.

Is there any essential information that teachers need to know?

Yes, if you click here you will see the information for group leaders

How do I book?

To enguire about a booking please call 028 4377 8733 or email thecastle123@btinternet.com with 'School Residential Enquiry' as the subject.