Welcome to Lissanoure Castle

Welcome to Lissanoure Castle

Lissanoure Castle - Our Family photograph

We would like to welcome you to Lissanoure Castle and share with you its unique setting. It is part of a thriving estate in which our family, along with many others, live and work. Since 1994, the Castle has been available to hire for weddings, functions and other private events. If you are looking for a very special and private place to host such an event, look no further, and please do come and see us. Viewings are by appointment only.

Peter and Emily Mackie

Contact Us

Meet the Team

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Moira McKay

Events Coordinator

T: 028 2764 1132

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Amanda Logan

Lissanoure Castle
& Farm Secretary

T: 028 2764 1220

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Lissanoure Castle Team

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Adam and Mark look after the gardens and grounds at Lissanoure Castle

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By Train

Closest station:

By Aeroplane

Closest airports:
Belfast International Airport: approx 45 mins
Belfast City Airport: approx 1hr away
Dublin Airport: approx 2.5hrs away

By Road

We have ample space for parking on site

Local Points of Interest

A small selection of the many important historical & scenic areas located near Lissanoure Castle.

Wedding Shot at The Dark Hedges close by to Lissanoure Castle

The Dark Hedges

Romantic, atmospheric, tunnel-like avenue of intertwined beech trees, planted in the eighteenth-century by the Stuart family. It was intended as a compelling landscape feature to impress visitors as they approached their Georgian mansion, Gracehill House.

Visit the Dark Hedges website

People crossing Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge near Lissanoure Castle


The famous Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is located near Ballintoy. It links the mainland to the tiny island of Carrickarede and spans 20 metres and is 30 metres above the rocks below.

Visit the Carrick-a-Rede website

Giant's Causeway near Lissanoure Castle

Giant's Causeway

The Giant’s Causeway is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. Much of the Giant’s Causeway and Causeway Coast World Heritage is today owned and managed by the National Trust, and it is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Northern Ireland.

Visit the Giant's Causeway website

Old Bushmills Distillery near Lissanoure Castle

Old Bushmills Distillery

The Old Bushmills Distillery claims and is almost unanimously considered - to be the oldest licensed distillery in the world. It is a popular tourist attraction.

Visit the Old Bushmills website

Royal Portrush Golf Club near Lissanoure Castle

Royal Portrush Golf Club

Royal Portrush Golf Club is a private golf club in County Antrim. The 36 - hole club has links courses, the Dunluce Links and the Valley Links. It is one of the best and most challenging links golf courses in the world.

Visit the Royal Portrush website

Memberships & Partnerships

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World Host helps train staff in businesses that deal in hospitality, tourism and leisure.

Visit the Wordlhost Website

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Historic Houses Association

Lissanoure Castle is a member of The Historic Houses Association which supports 1,600 of Britain’s privately owned historic houses, castles and gardens.

Visit the Historic Houses Association Website

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Antrim Glens Tourism

Lissanoure Castle is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty near to the Causeway Coast and at the foot of the Glens of Antrim.

Vist the N.I. Tourist Board Website