Destination guide

Friendly Helen's Bay will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Helen's Bay. This city's restaurants, gardens and beaches attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and romantic location. Titanic Belfast and Belfast Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Helen's Bay

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Helen's Bay a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Belfast Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Blackwood Golf Centre (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Bangor Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Clandeboye Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Holywood Golf Course (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Knock Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Helen's Bay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Helen's Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belfast Botanic Gardens (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Crawfordsburn Country Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Marine Gardens Coastal Walk (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Sunken Gardens (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Castle Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Ballyholme Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Helen's Bay

Fly into Belfast (BHD-George Best Belfast City), the closest airport, located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.), which is 19.1 mi (30.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Helen's Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 269 holiday lettings near Helen's Bay. From 83 Houses to 160 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Helen's Bay is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Helen's Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Helen's Bay. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Killyleagh Castle: 331 holiday lettings
  • Copeland Islands: 303 holiday lettings
  • Crawfordsburn Country Park: 331 holiday lettings
  • Carrickfergus Marina: 339 holiday lettings
  • Belfast City Hall: 361 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Helen's Bay listed on HomeAway 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 Helen's Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 83 Houses in Helen's Bay. Our other popular types of Helen's Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 160 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 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 Helen's Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 229 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Helen's Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.