Holywood Co Down is well known as a bustling little shopping town, boasting plenty of great restaurants and coffee shops, along with with established art galleries and craft shops. All these wonderful attractions make the Holywood area an attractive place to shop and visit…. and indeed to live. Located on the Belfast Lough shoreline, it’s a minutes drive down to the edge of the lough – a feature which brings thousands of visitors to Holywood every year.
Holywood In County Down
enjoys superb views of the Antrim Hills on the north shore along with the benefit of being only 4 miles or so to Belfast city centre..
The commercial centre of Holywood is undoubtably its High Street, which is actually one of the town’s original streets, lying on the main Belfast to Bangor route until the construction of the A2 bypass in the seventies.
A lot of the Province’s most respected art galleries and shops are situated in the town, as indeed are am increasing amount of associated artists, designers and craftspeople.
Holywood boasts some of the nicest restaurants and pubs along the coast and these establishments bring in a large number of discerning diners each and every month. The town has some wonderful coffee shops for a wel earned break while on a recommended shopping trip.
Find all you need to know about Holywood County Down on the Holywood Online website!
More information on Holywood at Wikipedia