en :
  • EUR
  • Language
  • Login
  • My Shortlist (0)
  • My Cart (0)

Coleraine and the Captivating Causeway Coast

Coleraine Town is situated on the banks of the beautiful River Bann and is close to some of the most exceptional landscapes and scenic natural beauty in the whole of Europe!  The town is known for its friendly hospitality and has excellent visitor facilities with a great selection of shops, restaurants, pubs and leisure pursuits. The town’s impressive Marina is a water-sport enthusiast’s dream with facilities for dingy sailing, canoeing, water-skiing, angling and cruising.

Coleraine in Northern Ireland is the main town along the captivating Causeway Coast. The Causeway Coastal Route spans from Belfast to Derry-Londonderry and is 193 km in length. The route follows the north coast and showcases the most amazing landscapes, mountains, cliffs, waterfalls and golden sandy beaches.

The town of Coleraine is the perfect touring base for exploring the Derry-Londonderry region and has a wealth of leisure activities and attractions on its doorstep. The world famous Giant Causeway, which is the only World Heritage Site in Northern Ireland, is a mere twenty-five minute drive from the town. It is an area of outstanding natural beauty with rugged coastlines and spectacular scenery, with landscapes that will take your breath away.  A visit to Bushmills village is recommended. The village is the gateway to the Giant’s Causeway and is also home to the famous Old Bushmills Whiskey Distillery. You can take a fun steam train ride from the village to the Giant’s Causeway.

The popular seaside town of Portstewart lies to the north of Coleraine. The scenic coastal town has fine sandy beaches and wonderful coastal walks. Only one hours drive from Coleraine is the historic city of Derry-Londonderry. It is a stunning and compact city full of history and culture, with great shops, restaurants, pubs, accommodation and leisure amenities. Must see sights include the walls of the city which give an insight into the city’s vast historic and cultural past. They are the finest example of a walled city anywhere in Europe, and the views from the walls are outstanding.

There is something for everyone in the Coleraine region, no matter where your interest lies. For those who are interested in outdoor leisure activities you will be spoilt for choice. Walking, golfing, boating, cycling, horse-riding and adventure activities are all well catered for. If you have an interest in ancient ruins and historical sites, there is a wealth of castles, archaeological sites, ruins and gardens waiting for you to explore.

Choosing accommodation is also an important factor when touring the Coleraine region. It is important to choose accommodation that best suits your vacation needs. Coleraine Bed and Breakfasts are located close to all the must see sights, making them very convenient for touring the region. B&Bs are renowned for their warm hospitality and home from home relaxed atmosphere. Hosts are great at providing information on the local area and recommending places to visit. They tend to have inside knowledge on places to visit that don’t always appear in guide books.


Book a B&B in LondonderryBook a B&B Now

Posted: 27 Sep 2013 by Mel Heron | with 0 comments

Tags: and, Captivating, Causeway, Coast, Coastal, Coleraine, Derry-Londonderry, Giant's, Holiday, Ireland, Northern, Route, the, Visit

Related posts


Northern Ireland's Year of Food and Drink 2016

Are you ready for a food and drink filled year? Northern Ireland certainly is!
This year they are showcasing the best of their food and drink and presenting the people with the passion to make, cook and serve it.

Posted: 05 Feb 2016 by Karen O'Connor | with 0 comments

Blog post currently doesn't have any comments.
 Security code

>>Return to Blog Homepage

B&B Ireland - Bronze Winner of the Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards 2016


Post Archive

November 2023(2)
September 2023(2)
August 2023(2)
July 2023(2)
June 2023(1)
May 2023(2)
April 2023(2)
March 2023(2)
February 2023(1)
January 2022(1)
December 2022(2)
November 2022(2)
October 2022(1)
September 2022(2)
August 2022(2)
July 2022(2)
June 2022(2)
May 2022(2)
April 2022(2)
March 2022(2)
February 2022(2)
January 2022(1)
December 2021(1)
November 2021(1)
October 2021(1)
September 2021(2)
August 2021(1)
July 2021(2)
June 2021(2)
May 2021(2)
April 2021(2)
March 2021(3)
February 2021(2)
January 2021(2)
December 2020(2)
November 2020(4)
October 2020(2)
September 2020(2)
August 2020(0)
July 2020(2)
June 2020(5)
May 2020(2)
April 2020(2)
March 2020(1)
February 2020(2)
January 2020(2)
December 2019(1)
November 2019(3)
October 2019(4)
September 2019(1)
August 2019(2)
July 2019(3)
June 2019(3)
May 2019(3)
April 2019(3)
March 2019(2)
February 2019(2)
January 2019(4)
December 2018(1)
November 2018(2)
October 2018(2)
September 2018(2)
August 2018(3)
July 2018(2)
June 2018(1)
May 2018(1)
April 2018(1)
March 2018(3)
February 2018(1)
January 2018(3)
December 2017(2)
November 2017(2)
October 2017(2)
September 2017(3)
August 2017(2)
July 2017(1)
June 2017(1)
May 2017(3)
April 2017(2)
March 2017(2)
February 2017(1)
January 2017(2)
December 2016(2)
November 2016(1)
October 2016(3)
September 2016(1)
August 2016(3)
July 2016(5)
June 2016(4)
May 2016(4)
April 2016(2)
March 2016(3)
February 2016(4)
January 2016(4)
December 2015(1)
November 2015(4)
October 2015(3)
September 2015(5)
August 2015(1)
July 2015(3)
June 2015(5)
May 2015(5)
April 2015(6)
March 2015(9)
February 2015(8)
January 2015(6)
December 2014(13)
November 2014(8)
October 2014(11)
September 2014(14)
August 2014(18)
July 2014(11)
June 2014(18)
May 2014(24)
April 2014(19)
March 2014(15)
February 2014(6)
November 2013(1)
October 2013(2)
September 2013(5)
August 2013(4)
July 2013(2)
June 2013(4)
May 2013(3)
April 2013(2)
March 2013(5)
February 2013(3)
January 2013(1)

Search Blog Posts

Related B&B's

RSS Feed

BBIreland Blog postsRSS