Blackrock House in Portrush is a great base to explore Northern Ireland?s most famous tourist attractions, iconic Game of Thrones®film locations and world class championship golf courses. With local knowledge and a career in International Travel &Tourism, Nicola has the best insider tips!
The Causeway Costal Route is world renowned and links to the Wild Atlantic Way, offering a stunning 120-mile scenic road trip from Londonderry to Belfast. Portrush is around halfway so Blackrock House is the perfect place to unpack and explore the hidden gems on the North Coast of Ireland.
Top visitor attractions within a 25-minute drive from Blackrock B&B: Royal Portrush Golf Club, Dunluce Castle, UNESCO World Heritage Site Giant?s Causeway, Old Bushmills Whiskey Distillery, The Dark Hedges and Ballintoy Harbour Game of Thrones®film locations, Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge, Portstewart Golf Club , Castlerock Golf Club and Mussenden Temple.
You will find plenty of things to see and do in Portrush at the seaside. Enjoy the fresh sea air and spectacular views walking along the promenade, harbour, or headlands. Stroll along golden sandy, blue flag beaches at the West Strand, East Strand, and White Rocks where you can enjoy activities like Parkrun, sea swimming, cycling. surfing, paddle-boarding, fishing, kayaking and boat trips. Experience food tours, music, vintage festivals with special events all through the year.