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Brown`s Bay Beach

Larne, Antrim

A large north facing sandy bay bounded by hills on either side on the northern tip of the Islands Magee peninsula and just over the water from Larne.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Refreshments are available
There is a picnic site
A campsite and Public toilets

Activities

Considered a good spot for bathing
And picnics

Nature and Wildlife

Walking route for Brown's Bay takes visitors to the Rocking Stone and headlands which overlook the sea and the Maiden Rocks to the north.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Narrow Gauge Road Larne Antrim BT40 3AL Website: www.larne.gov.uk Email: [email protected] Tel: (028)2826 0088 Fax: (028)2826 0088

Location

Nearest town: Larne
County: Antrim
Latitude/Longitude: 54.82, -5.74516

Access

Right at the northern tip of the Islandmagee peninsula

Parking

Parking is available next to the beach

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Larne