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Best Lakes In County Antrim

We've rounded up the best lakes in County Antrim in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 0 County Antrim lakes to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including beaches. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the lakes we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

We're still waiting to list Lakes in County Antrim but there's still plenty of fun to be had – try one of these instead!

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

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...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

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...

Grove Wellbeing Centre

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Grove Wellbeing Centre is a complex that has something for everyon, with a number of facilities available, including a swimming pool, and a great sof...

Dock at Ballycastle Beach

Ballycastle Beach

  • Ballycastle
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

The coast of north Antrim is spectacular, boasting the Giant's Causeway, the gateway to the Glens of Antrim and Ballycastle beach, with views on a cl...

Shankill Leisure Centre

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Shankill Leisure Centre offers a swimming pool with wavemaker machine and corkscrew slide and children's pool with mushroom umbrella and dolphin slid...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

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...

People climbing at Belfast Activity Centre

Belfast Activity Centre

  • Belfast
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Belfast Activity Centre Try caving in the largest realistic caving system in the world! It has three large caverns, two rivers, a waterfall and over...

Giant Pickie Pedal Swans at Pickie Family Fun Park in Bangor

Pickie Family Fun Park

  • Bangor
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

This is Northern Ireland's favourite venue for people of all ages to enjoy traditional seaside fun and games and there's more on offer than ever befo...

Swimming pool at Bangor Aurora

Bangor Aurora

  • Bangor
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Bangor Aurora, a multi million leisure facility at the site of the Valentines Playing Fields, offers plenty of opportunites for aquatic fun for the w...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

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...

Aerial view of toddler water park at Lagan Valley LeisurePlex in Lisburn

Lagan Valley LeisurePlex

  • Lisburn
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The pool is currently closed until at April 2015 while they install a new interactive kids' splash play area! Yay! As soon as they are sure it's open...

People at Downhill Beach in Derry Londonderry

Downhill Beach

  • Derry-Londonderry
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Blue Flag Awarded Downhill Beach 11km stretch of sand and surf offering a wealth of activities including water sports, scenic walks and tourist type...

Two kids take on the inflatable hurdles at Cable and Wake

Cable and Wake

  • Carryduff
  • Outdoor
  • Water Parks

Take a trip to a waterpark that will blow you out of the water! Cable and Wake in County Down is a great spot for making a splash with your little on...

Limestone arch on Portrush Whiterocks Beach

Portrush Whiterocks Beach

  • Portrush
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Recently awarded with the prestigious 2013 Blue Flag Award, Portrush Whiterocks Beach has become a favourite with locals and a must see destination f...

People on Banana Boating at Waves Leisure Complex in Craigavon

Waves Leisure Complex

  • Craigavon
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

In the mood for a splash around? Grab your costumes, get the goggles out and head on down to Waves Leisure Complex for a day spent splashing around w...

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