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Ballyholme Beach

Groomsport Road, Bangor, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9127 0069
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Great day out with kids when weather is good

Visiting Bangor from the Republic and was looking for a local beach for kids 9,6,3. Handy to park... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Ruairi G

A dirty beach.Never cleaned seaweed banked up, Dogs off their leads .not a place to... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Bangor, United Kingdom
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  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“dog walkers” (12 reviews)
“yacht club” (6 reviews)
Groomsport Road, Bangor, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9127 0069
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visiting Bangor from the Republic and was looking for a local beach for kids 9,6,3. Handy to park right beside the beach, but keep an eye out for the narrow lane you must go down, no signage.. Spent 3 hours there with kids in and...More

Thank Ruairi G
Reviewed 12 August 2017

A dirty beach.Never cleaned seaweed banked up, Dogs off their leads .not a place to bathe. promenade walk covered in dog poo. Not up to standard

Thank beth301143
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

the water was warm and clear, the beach was clean and the sand was great, amazing wee beach love it.

Thank andrew M
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Everywhere looks so much nicer when the sun is shining. Good level walkways. Plenty of free parking available. Lots of benches to sit. The info given on the net & such places as TripAdvisor are completely accurate. If only home made diary ice cream was...More

Thank CaptMish
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Beautiful beach just wish that we had more warm sunny days to enjoy it for longer through the year. The only thing that there should be more of is dog waste bins, I have a dog and many a time there is no room in...More

Thank Alberta M
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Great place to walk winter of summer time. You can walk around the coast from here coastal path to Groomsport were you sometimes can see sea lions . Or go the opposite way into Bangor and stop of in the Jamaica inn for drinks and...More

1  Thank Guinness41
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Ballyholme Yacht Club sits at the western end of this popular beach. Nearly always some boating action going on. There are children's play areas at either end of the beach and easy carparking. The beach is edged by a level promenade with easy access for...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We was our dog here regularly, the beach is really sandy and the sunsets here are spectacular so bring your camera. There a park handy for children to play in.

Thank Patton5Trips
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Did the walk from Ballymacormick Point to Ballyholme Beach again, such a great walk with beautiful views. Everything is starting to come back to life after the Winter and lots of people were taking advantage of the good weather. This walk is fabulous at any...More

Thank 2020vision
Reviewed 15 February 2017

What better to start 2017 than by a beach walk on Ballyholme beach? That's exactly what we did on 1st Jan this year. Very windy, as ever, but bright blue skies made up for the wind and the cold! You can either stay on the...More

Thank sardine2005
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