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Hidden gem

We met a girl at the Gobbins who grew up in this town. Went to the harbor, and then to right... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
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Sweet little garbour

A lovely place to visit on a sunny afternoon, clearly popular with the locals and the car park... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Emma H
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Portmuck Road | Islandmagee, Whitehead, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We met a girl at the Gobbins who grew up in this town. Went to the harbor, and then to right. Beautiful views. Great spot just to pull up and sit and watch.

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to visit on a sunny afternoon, clearly popular with the locals and the car park almost full! Take care driving down as the road is windy and thin. Lovely views and clean water await.

1  Thank Emma H
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Portmuck Harbour is a great place to come and relax by the beach on a hot summers day. This harbour and beach may be small and quaint but it can become very popular during a summers weekend when people want to cool off by the...More

Thank Nicholas D
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Yes, more free parking in a very nice spot. Green area for a nice picnic and little sandy beach. Nice walks and plenty to photograph.

Thank Terence K
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We found this lovely secluded harbour while visiting The Gobbins in Antrim. What a wonderful place where you can see seals and swim on the warmer days. Great place to take a picnic and there is a place for BBQs. No overnight parking or camping...More

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Great wee place to have a picnic or a paddle...or even just a dander over the rocks. Just follow the steps for a nice wee walk.

2  Thank Jo M
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful bay,lovely views,good walks and scenery. There is a small car park and has toilet facilities. A large grass area has a few picnic tables. Ideal for spending a quiet relaxing day. I love it

3  Thank DSP34
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We decided to skip Belfast today and head out of town. Portmuck harbour was recommended to us, so after about 30 minutes and narroeing roads, we ended up in the car park. If it was a weekend, and if it was sunny, and if i...More

1  Thank DavidC856
Reviewed 31 August 2015

If I can't get to the west of Ireland, this is my favourite viewpoint. Around to the right is Muck Island, and off to the north are the Glens of Antrim. We had a picnic today at one of the tables that are there where...More

3  Thank Hanni_LR43
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I spent an hour here at night, from 1am to 2am, hoping to see the Northern Lights. No aurora was visible, but I was treated to the comical sight of a rabbit loping along in front of the car, its long feet flashing in the...More

2  Thank Steveodo
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