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Clean quiet beach for an October stroll

We were at BallyGally Beach 4 days before Halloween so sun bathing and frolicking in the water were... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
Duanne S
Atlanta, Georgia

If you love pure natural beauty, this is the place. So serene and a quiet area. The coastal drive... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
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Ballygally, Northern Ireland
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All reviews beautiful beach antrim coast road stunning views car park stroll unspoilt nature tide scotland shop wee picnic harbour rocks
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Reviewed 25 November 2018

We were at BallyGally Beach 4 days before Halloween so sun bathing and frolicking in the water were a no-go...but the view was beautiful at sunset.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Duanne S
Reviewed 25 November 2018

If you love pure natural beauty, this is the place. So serene and a quiet area. The coastal drive in Northern Ireland is just astounding. Nature at its best.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Misqueen
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Driving along the coastal road from Belfast you soon come across Larne and the beautiful beach of Ballygally. It is worthwhile just stopping (there is a car park on the left side of the road) and taking in the beautiful sight and peacefulness of this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Sirenita123
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Out for a coast run came to ballygally so stopped for a look.not much in the place beach lovely,few shops here&there good chippy were you can sit down at the harbour &eat your chips.shame wasn't much in it.b,ann

Thank roxyelvis10
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Nice little sandy beach with a shop nearby if you need some snacks. Great views across to Scotland and the Ballygally Castle next door for lunch!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Redmurph16
Reviewed 8 August 2018

A beautiful clean beach perfect for a stroll or a swim. We even saw a dolphin! Nature at its best in wonderful surroundings!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mary O
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The wind in your hair ... the smell of fresh seaweed ... the sound of waves crashing on the shoreline ... the chorus of gulls overhead .... the perfect spot for an idyllic dander!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Wallace45
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

First impressions it’s no Benone Strand, small beach, sand quality just ok, the sea was calm and inviting, so small I had to walk my dog up and down six times. Nevertheless my dog thoroughly enjoyed it, however the backdrop is very picturesque

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 62lullabelle
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful scenery driving around the coast, great beach, clean soft sand and easy entry.. Stop off at carnfunnock Park 1st then a dip down here.. Kids loved it..

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank K8511DUjoannec
Reviewed 16 May 2018

The beach is small and partially has rocks. But that means it may be very interesting in summer when you can climb in the water. The magic part however is a kelp forest growing near the rocks, when the tide is halfway up, or down...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank sinjoorAntwerp
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