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Ballywalter Beach

  • Newtownards
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Beaches

Attraction Information

If you love long stretches of golden sand and a sea that’s perfect for a dip, then Ballywalter beach in Northern Ireland is the one for you. 

Whether you’re wanting to go on a rock pooling adventure and see how many tiny animals you can see, or stop and build the biggest sandcastle, there’s plenty of fun to be had on dry land. For your little water babies, the sea at Ballywalter, so don’t forget your swimming costume and inflatables, we’re sure you’ll have a ‘whale’ of a time! 

  • Great sandy beach 
  • No lifeguarding service 
  • Rock pools for little explorers

Opening hours

All year round



Travel & Contact Information


2 Springvale Road, Newtownards, County Down, BT22 2PE, Northern Ireland

Phone number



Click here to visit Ballywalter Beach's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Ballywalter Beach has not told us about their dining options.

Yes, Ballywalter Beach is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Ballywalter Beach have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Ballywalter Beach has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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