WWT Castle Espie, Comber

4.1
#2 of 15 in Wildlife in County Down
The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a leading UK conservation charity committed to saving wetlands for wildlife and people across the world.

Founded in 1946 by the naturalist and artist, the late Sir Peter Scott, WWT is the only UK charity with a national network of nine specialist wetland visitor centres. With over 60 years experience of wetland conservation, WWT is committed to the protection of wetlands and all that depend on them for survival.
See WWT Castle Espie and all Comber has to offer by arranging your trip with our Comber online tour itinerary planner .
Source
Create an itinerary including WWT Castle Espie
map
WWT Castle Espie Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
146 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • A lovely afternoon out with children. Lovely views and great active activities for the kids along the trail. Finished off with a great cup of tea in the welcoming cafe. Very friendly staff.  more »
  • My husband and I took our 2 kids to Castle Espie as we hasn't been in over a year. It was a sunny day and the kids had fun feeding the ducks and geese and using their maps to find the different Dusty ...  more »
  • Met a friend at the cafe for a catch up over a snack. Staff efficient and helpful. Nice private booth with view outdoors to the wildlife which was lovely especially as it was a rather inclement day. W...  more »
Google
  • Only been to the restaurant, but it is excellent, food is great, staff are great, views amazing, you can spend your whole meal counting the different kind of birds. A great experience. Have now been many times and will go back again and again! 😀😀
  • Great day out for kids and adults. To get outdoors and have fun.
  • A great place to take young kids - Feeding the ducks is always popular. Cafe is bright and clean, although a bit expensive!
  • Great day out with the kids. Lots of ducks, frogs and other wildlife. Walk has plenty of spots to stop at , things to see and do including a play park. Regular events at easter and other times of year to add to visit.
  • Beautiful place and relaxing atmosphere. Saw about 33 different species of ducks, geese etc. I wld love to go there. Ate delicious lasagne with chips and saladd.

Plan your trip to Comber

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Comber

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in County Down by other users

2 days in Newcastle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Downpatrick BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Castlewellan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, teens, kids, outdoors, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 21 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Newcastle & Belfast BY A USER FROM SPAIN November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Newcastle & Belfast BY A USER FROM SPAIN November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Newcastle & Belfast BY A USER FROM SPAIN November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDONESIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Bangor BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans