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  1. Helen's Bay

    Address

    Bridge Road South, Helen's Bay, County Down, BT19 1JT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9185 3621

    Gradings

    • Three Star Quality Assurance
    Three Star Quality Assurance

    Type

    Type:

    Public Park

    With two excellent beaches, spectacular scenery and views across Belfast Lough. Visitors can experience tranquil walks through peaceful meadows and wooded glens. Crawfordsburn Country Park provides the ultimate and relaxing natural retreat.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  2. Millisle

    Address

    Ballywalter Road, Millisle, County Down, BT22 2HS

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9182 6846

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Millisle Beach Park is an area of 150 metres of golden sand and a relatively safe bathing seawater lagoon extending out 50 metres. A jetty, slipways and paddling pool complement the lagoon area.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  3. Kilkeel

    Address

    Cranfield Beach, C/o Kilkeel Visitor Information Centre, Kilkeel, County Down, BT34 4AG

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 330 137 4046

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Cranfield West offers a gently sloping, mainly sandy beach located at the entrance to Carlingford Lough, an area designated as being of Special Scientific Interest.

  4. Newtownards

    Address

    Ards Visitor Information Centre, 31 Regent Street, Newtownards, County Down, BT23 4AD

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9182 6846

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Donaghadee lies on the Irish Sea coast and as such is popular with water enthusiasts, anglers and those who simply like to be beside the seaside.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  5. Castlerock

    Address

    Mussenden Road, Downhill, Castlerock, County Londonderry, BT52 4RP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7034 4723

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Downhill is a golden sandy beach stretching from Downhill Cliffs in the east towards Magilligan Point. It's overlooked by one of Northern Ireland's leading landmarks, Mussenden Temple, and benefits from classic views of the Donegal Coast and beyond.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  6. Limavady

    Address

    Magilligan Point, Point Road, Limavady, County Londonderry, BT49 0LP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    A well preserved Martello Tower at Magilligan Point, an important historical site in Northern Ireland, built during the Napeolonic Wars marks the entrance to Lough Foyle.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  7. Ballycastle

    Address

    14 Bayview Road, Ballycastle, County Antrim, BT44 0PZ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2076 2024

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Ballycastle Beach offers stunning views of Rathlin Island and Fairhead ans is approximately 1.2 kilometres in length.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  8. Coleraine

    Address

    35 The Diamond, Coleraine, Co Londonderry, BT52 1DE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7034 4723

    Type

    Type:

    Causeway Coastal Route

    Golden sandy beach with stunning views.

  9. Bangor

    Address

    34 Quay Street, Bangor, Down, BT20 5ED

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9127 0069

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Beautiful sandy beach with excellent facilities, all within twenty minutes drive of Belfast.

  10. Ballygally

    Address

    Coast Road, Ballygally, County Antrim, BT40 2QZ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9335 8232

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    This award winning beach is located in Ballygally, 10km north of Larne town on the beautiful Causeway Coastal Route and is perfect for a short walk to blow the cobwebs away or to build sand castles with the kids or to even enjoy a quick swim!

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  11. Islandmagee

    Address

    Browns Bay Road, Islandmagee, County Antrim, BT40 3RX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9335 8232

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Popular award winning rural beach positioned in a delightful sandy bay, at the northern tip of Islandmagee, just off the Causeway Coastal Route. Perfect for picnics, walking, swimming, windsurfing or just enjoying the great outdoors.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  12. Newcastle

    Address

    10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle, County Down, BT33 0AA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4372 2222

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    This 5 mile stretch of golden sands is still the essence of the resort and is hugely popular for swimming, sunbathing and other forms of recreation.

  13. Portrush

    Address

    Portstewart Road, Portrush, County Londonderry, BT56 8EY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7034 7234

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Award winning beach in the heart of the resort of Portrush.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  14. Downpatrick

    Address

    Clanmaghery Road, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 8SU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 330 137 4046

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Tyrella beach and conservation area is a small, enclosed dune complex within Dundrum Bay. It is a wide, flat, sandy beach two kilometres long and backed by 25 hectares of mature dunes in a conservation area.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  15. Bangor

    Address

    Bank's Lane, Groomsport Road, Bangor, County Down, BT20 5EG

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9127 0069

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    The mile long crescent of sandy beach curving along Ballyholme bay has been a favourite sea bathing spot for generations.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  16. Bangor

    Address

    1 Marine Gardens, Queens Parade, Bangor, County Down, BT20 5HA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9145 0746

    Type

    Type:

    Public Park

    A perfect area for a family day out. Picnic area, childrens playground and views over Ballyholme Bay.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  17. Limavady

    Address

    53 Benone Avenue, Limavady, County Londonderry, BT49 0LQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7775 0555

    Type

    Type:

    Causeway Coastal Route

    Benone Beach, multiple recipient of the European Blue Flag and Seaside Award, is a must-see when visiting the area. With seven miles of golden sand and a magnificent back drop of mountain and cliff scenery and stunning views across to Donegal.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  18. Castlerock

    Address

    Sea Road, Castlerock Stand, Castlerock, County Londonderry, BT51 4RE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7034 7234

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Castlerock is a 1km (0.7 mile) long stretch of beach between the sea cliffs of Downhill to the west and the Lower River Bann estuary known as the Barmouth to the east. Castlerock has been awarded a Northern Ireland Seaside Award 2016.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  19. Newry

    Address

    Newry Visitor Information Centre, Bagenal's Castle, Newry, County Down, BT34 2BY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 330 137 4046

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Warrenpoint Beach is located alongside the Mourne Mountains on the shores of Carlingford Lough, in County Down.

  20. Portrush

    Address

    Whiterocks Car Park, Dunluce Road A2, Portrush, County Antrim, BT56 8NA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7034 4723

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Awarded the prestigious Blue Flag Award again in 2020, Whiterocks Beach has become a favourite with locals and a must see destination for international visitors.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
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