Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Portrush

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Portrush. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its golfing and theme park. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Portrush

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Portrush 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:

  • Waterworld (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Royal Portrush Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Castlerock Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Benone Tourist Complex (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Portrush

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 15°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Portrush

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Portrush has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portrush is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Giant's Causeway (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Portrush East Strand Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Portrush West Strand Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • White Rocks Beach (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Portstewart Strand (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Castlerock Beach (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Portrush

Fly into Londonderry (LDY-City of Derry), the closest airport, located 23.1 mi (37.1 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Portrush Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Portrush?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 180 holiday lettings around Portrush. From 66 cottages to 77 houses, 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 Portrush? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Portrush. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Portrush East Strand Beach: 236 holiday lettings
  • Royal Portrush Golf Club: 234 holiday lettings
  • Portrush Station: 236 holiday lettings
  • Waterworld: 236 holiday lettings
  • Dunluce Centre: 236 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Portrush 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 Cottages in Portrush?

Yes, of course. offers 66 Cottages in Portrush. Our other popular types of Portrush holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 77 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 66 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 145 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Portrush. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.