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Lovely spot

Lovely besch. Good fscilities, plenty of parking spaces even on the grass area above the beach. All... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Omagh, United Kingdom
Peaceful beach

Beautiful beach very quiet and peaceful, there are toilet facilities, you can walk along the... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Browns Bay Road | Islandmagee, Whitehead, Northern Ireland
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All reviews nice beach long sandy beach great place for a walk free car park caravan park nice walk national trust headland field islandmagee picnic scotland shop tide coast scenery
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Lovely besch. Good fscilities, plenty of parking spaces even on the grass area above the beach. All iin,all, a lovely unspoilt spot.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cathmacni
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach very quiet and peaceful, there are toilet facilities, you can walk along the headland there are nice views of Scotland,

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank T5385DAmichellet
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Brown's Bay beach on Islandmagee is a true hidden gem! We came for the evening and had the beach virtually to ourselves. Beautifully clear water and a long sandy beach. Great hill walk. Our children had their little surf boards with them and they thoroughly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ruth C
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

A lovely depot at the northern end of Islandmagee: coupled with a drive around the peninsula makes for a great day out if staying anywhere in the Belfast area.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank bobjanh
Reviewed May 26, 2018

Yes, FREE parking. Can't be mainland Britain where they are thinking of charging you to park in your own garage!!!!!!!! Hope that hasn't put any ideas in to their heads. Really nice little spot and not ruined by commercialism. Just a long sandy beach, green...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Terence K
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful sandy beach, very clean and safe, hot food served, big car park. But not far from it is another smaller one sandy with lots of shells and no tourists at all, no car park ... must see

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 143robertn
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice on a sunny or windy day. Plenty of good parking and a great place for a walk. Lovely beach too.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 412jom
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Lovely sandy beach, with beautiful views of both sea and country side. Free parking very close by which was a huge advantage with small children. Cons - dog walkers don’t always clean up after their pets, so walking on the grass can be hazardous.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Jacques F
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Lovely beach located at Islandmagee. Lovely to sit on on a summer's day or for a walk on a windy day. Access to National Trust walk with stunning views. Also great for variety of sea sporting activities. Spotless facilities and hopefully soon to be restored...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank SweetgemBelfast
Reviewed January 11, 2018

A nice place to visit in the "heat of the summer" but can be very busy, especially on weekends in July and August. Car park is too small when busy. Local shop is poor and often closed. Beach itself is very safe and surrounding scenery...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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