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Get your skates on and discover the fun of ice skating at Northern Ireland’s only public Olympic size ice rink, just a short drive from Belfast!

Online pre-booking and payment for all ice skating sessions is recommended, however walk-ins are permitted pending availability. Please see revised opening hours & prices above.

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Ice Skating Aids

We offer a range of skating aids to help young children take their first steps on the ice. Penguin skating aids are available to children under 1.20 metres in height (with skates) while snowmen are available to children between 1.20 metres and 1.5 metres (with skates).

For health and safety of your child and other skaters, we cannot permit skating aids to be used by older children or adults regardless of their ability.

*Skating aids are available on a first come, first served basis and management reserve the right to withdraw skating aids during busy periods.

Ice Skating Lessons

Dundonald International Ice Bowl has 30 years experience delivering ice skating lessons to many championship skaters, including Jenna McCorkell. The next champion could be you!!

All ice skating courses consist of half hour sessions over a period of 6 weeks with NISA qualified coaches. Courses cater for beginners and help skaters progress from Grade 1 to Grade 10.

Prepayment is required to secure a place.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What do I need to wear to go skating?

    It is advisable to wear something warm and comfortable. We also recommend bringing gloves

  • Do you accommodate group bookings?

    We have discounted rates for all activities at selected times for groups with 15+ people. This rate aplies to groups of children and adults. 

  • Can I learn to skate

    Dundonald International Ice Bowl offers regular six week courses from Grade 1 to Grade 10.  There is also Ice Tots for young children aged 3-4 years

  • Do I need to book an ice skating session in advance?

    There is no need to pre-book an ice skating session but it is advisable to visit our website for session times to plan your visit. 

Strike! Become king of the lanes in our 30 lane state of the art bowling centre with spectacular glow in the dark Xtreme sessions and interactive games!

Xtreme Bowling Sessions

Are you brave enough to play in the dark?

Enjoy all the fun of tenpin bowling with glow balls, pins and ultra violet lights for the ultimate bowling experience. You can also party on down while you bowl with supported DJ entertainment, prize competitions, disco lighting and smoke effects.

*Sessions booked per game.

Bowling Leagues

If you are a keen bowler why not join one of our fun bowling leagues and take part in competitive games while developing your bowling skills.

Simply contact the bowling centre for an application form.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I need to book my bowling lane in advance of my visit?

    ​It is advisable to book your bowling lane in advance by phoning 90809102

  • Do you accommodate group bookings?

    We have discounted rates for all activities at selected times for groups with 15+ people. This rate aplies to groups of children and adults. 

  • Can young children bowl

    We have bumpers and ball ramps especially for children and less experienced bowlers.  We also have fun games that appeal to young children and simplify the scoring

  • How heavy are your bowling balls

    ​Our lightest bowling ball weighs 6 pounds and our heaviest weighs 16 pounds

Indiana Land Remains Temporarily Closed.

Toddlers

For babies and toddlers, there is also a separate play area where they can explore different shapes and textures and interact with other children of the same age. This is an interactive play area, where parents can help their children develop skills in touch, sight and exercise.

Terrific Tots

Treat your little ones to unlimited playtime Monday to Friday (term time) from 10am – 3pm (last entry 2pm). Free toast and juice is available. Cost only £2.70.

Offer strictly available to children aged 4 years and under.

Teen Sessions

Our Teen Sessions are perfect for young adventurers aged 12 - 14 years.

Enjoy an hour of play Monday to Friday from 8pm - 9pm. (Excludes the last Friday of every month due to our ASD Friendly Session).

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the height restriction for Indiana Land?

    Under 12 years and under 5 foot in height

  • How long is a play session?

    A play session is 1 hour 15 minutes

  • Can you hire out Indiana Land

    Indiana Land is available to hire for groups of 30 or more. Age limit is strictly under 14s.  Available Monday-Sunday 8pm-9pm. 

  • Do you accommodate group bookings?

    We have discounted rates for all activities at selected times for groups with 15+ people. This rate aplies to groups of children and adults.