13 Best Days Out In County Antrim For All Ages Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Days Out In County Antrim For All Ages

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Carnlough Beach

  • Ballymena
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Carnlough Beach in Northern Ireland, a popular sandy and pebbled beach with a nice harbour.  Don’t forget to bring along your beach esse...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Glenarm Beach

  • Ballymena
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a small harbour beach in Northern Ireland to take the kids to? We’ve got you covered - head down to Glenarm beach, you may get lucky and...

Kids running on a sandy beach

Waterfoot Beach

  • Ballymena
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a great family day out at the beach, head to Waterfoot beach in Northern Ireland, with a shore that stretches out for 1km, ther...

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Cushendall Beach

  • Ballymena
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

At Cushendall beach in Northern Ireland, you’ll find a picturesque sandy and shingle beach that’s perfect for little explorers, plus there’s some spe...

Kids Playing in the sand on the beach

Cushenden Beach

  • Ballymena
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Escape to Cushenden beach in Northern Ireland, a rural sandy beach set within a sweet little village setting and plenty of exciting walks. This sandy...

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Helen's Bay

  • Bangor
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Helen’s Bay in Northern Ireland, a popular sandy beach, and being close to a train station, it makes for a great day trip location.  Don...

Kids Playing in the sand on the beach

Ballycastle Beach

  • Ballycastle
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a sandy beach in Northern Ireland, Ballycastle beach is a great spot, plus the water is brilliant for a spot of swimming.  Don‘...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Crawfordsburn Beach

  • Crawfordsburn
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for an outdoor beach adventure? Crawfordsburn beach in Northern Ireland has plenty for your little explorers to discover.  At low tide, littl...

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White Park Bay Beach

  • Ballycastle
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to White Park Bay beach in Northern Island, where you’ll find a golden sandy beach, and possibly an unusual herd of animals wandering...got...

Kids running on a sandy beach

Castlerock Beach

  • Coleraine
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a lifeguarded beach in Northern Ireland? Castlerock beach is a great spot for families whether you spend your time in or out of the sea....

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Ballywalter Beach

  • Newtownards
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

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...

Kids Playing in the sand on the beach

Portpatrick Beach

  • Stranraer
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Got little explorers? Head down to Portpatrick Beach in South Scotland, a little sandy beach that’s got all sorts of fun things to explore and discov...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Newcastle Beach

  • Newcastle
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to the ever popular Newcastle beach in Northern Ireland, and discover this sandy and pebbled beach - t’is a great spot for families looking...

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