British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Castlerock Beach

Castlerock, Londonderry

A sandy beach backed by dunes and a championship golf course. There are rock pools to explore, a pier and a nature reserve at the Barmouth.

Beach Type



Public toilets
Two caravan parks and local shops and sevices


There is a championship golf course
Plenty of rock pools
And fishing is popular especially from the pier

Nature and Wildlife

Stroll along to the Barmouth with it's nature reserve.

Water Quality




Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Coleraine TIC. Railway Road. Coleraine. BT52 1PE. Tel: 028 7034 4723


Nearest town: Castlerock
County: Londonderry
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1681, -6.79264


Off the A2 north west of Coleraine.

Public Transport

Bus Service #134 connects castlerock to Coleraine Bus / Rail Station


Vatious car parks close to the beach.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Castlerock