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Ballycastle beach is beautiful. We went for a family catch up . Both young& old . The children... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Lovely walk Pan’s Rock

Just a great place for a walk along a really nice beach out to Pans Rock and beyond to Fair Head... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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7-15 Carrickmore Road, Ballycastle BT54 6QS, Northern Ireland
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All reviews rathlin island ice cream lovely walk sea front fresh air sound of the waves great for families fish and chips stunning views fair head close to town sunny day long walk marine hotel golf course causeway coast northern ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ballycastle beach is beautiful. We went for a family catch up . Both young& old . The children loved the play park they wanted to paddle in the water but was abit to cold. But throughly enjoyed the beautiful walk on the beach . It...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a great place for a walk along a really nice beach out to Pans Rock and beyond to Fair Head and looking out to Rathlin Island

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During our stay in Armoy we took a drive up to Ballycastle going for a dander along the beach with our dog. A bit windy due to time of the year, but it was worth it.

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

A lovely walk along Ballycastle beach and great views of the coastline. The approach to Ballycastle is also interesting as you drive through archways in the rock.

Thank Sirenita123
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Been to this beach at many different times over the years. Never disappointed. Fair time visit this year for first time.

Thank bergdonan
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful quiet beach . No litter about at all. Clearly the people love Ballycastle as everyone respects it by lifting their rubbish. Busy wee town with excellent ice cream and chips close by.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time on the beach, it was unusually warm, the kids played in the sand and they learned about the river that goes into the sea! It was very cool to see a place where brackish water actually exists, as there is...More

Thank bogdana
Reviewed 10 September 2018

You can drive your car onto the beach and take a walk. It was pretty deserted when we went and you could commune with mother nature.

Thank Sherryl B
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Less populated than the nearby beaches of portballintrae, Portrush and portstewart, we love the beach at ballycastle.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Spend many days on this beautiful beach with my grandchildren. It's a Blue Flag beach meaning an award for cleanliness of the water and the beach. During summer months it is manned by RNLI life guards from early till late in the day. Children (and...More

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