Beaches along the North Coast

Beachname – distance from Ballylough B& B, car travel time.
RNLI – specified hours and dates – usually tourist season, 11 til 7

Portballintrae Harbour – 3.5 miles, 10 minutes – tiny, no swim
Runkerry Beach – 3.5 miles, 10 minutes – NO swim -rip tides
White Rocks (RNLI on site)- 8 miles, 15 minutes – a favourite
Portrush (2 beaches) (RNLI on site) – 9 miles, 20 minutes – surf schools
Portstewart Strand (RNLI on site) – 15 miles, 30 mins – car park charge from National Trust
White Park Bay – 8.5 miles, 20 minutes – NO swim, a favourite
Castlerock Beach (RNLI on site) – 18 miles, 35 minutes
Downhill Beach (RNLI on site)- 19 miles, 40 minutes
Benone Strand (RNLI on site)- 20 miles, 40 minutes