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Waterfoot Beach

Waterfoot, Antrim

Glen Ariff or Waterfoot is at the foot of possibly the most famous of Antrims Glens. The beach is a long strip of sand in a wide bay with an old ruined pier on the south side, and another that's more intact to the north.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

There are various picnic sites around the bay
A caravan site and local amenities in the village

Activities

Walking
Boating and fishing

Nature and Wildlife

This area is renowned for it's beauty and walkers are rewarded with spectacular views both coastal and inland.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

litter bins are provided.

Dogs

No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Mill Street Cushendall +44 (0)28 2177 1180

Location

Nearest town: Waterfoot
County: Antrim
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9803, -5.98549

Access

On the A2 coast road north of Larne.

Public Transport

Ulsterbus (ULB) Service 162 runs from Larne Bus Station - Cushendun Square which stops in Glen Ariff.

Parking

Parking is next to the beach.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Waterfoot