Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of Ballycastle

The ocean views and parks create a pretty picture of Ballycastle. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the rock climbing, fishing and coffee shops. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Ballycastle

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Ballycastle has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Portrush Golf Club (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Waterworld (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Castlerock Golf Course (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ballycastle

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ballycastle is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Giant's Causeway (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Ballycastle Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Fair Head (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Murlough Bay (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Carrick-a-Rede (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Ballycastle

The nearest airport is in Campbeltown (CAL), located 27.4 mi (44 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Islay (ILY), which is 34.9 mi (56.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ballycastle?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 134 holiday lettings around Ballycastle. From 48 houses to 64 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ballycastle? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ballycastle. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Murlough Bay: 142 holiday lettings
  • Whitepark Bay: 269 holiday lettings
  • Rathlin Island Ferry: 262 holiday lettings
  • Ballycastle Beach: 238 holiday lettings
  • Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge: 268 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ballycastle listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ballycastle?

Yes, of course. offers 48 Houses in Ballycastle. Our other popular types of Ballycastle holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 64 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 64 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Ballycastle?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 104 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Ballycastle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.