Things to see and do - Coleraine
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Coleraine Travel guide
Coleraine : Michelin's recommendations
At the head of the Bann estuary, Coleraine has had a university since 1968 and is a very busy market town. Its many shops invite strollers to go on a window-shopping spree. A riverside bird sanctuary and marina also await visitors to the town. Coleraine's prosperity began in 1613, when the land was granted by James I to the Corporation of the City of London.
Tourist attractions Coleraine : Things to see and do
Few views are as romantic as that of the jagged ruins of Dunluce Castle standing on a lonely rocky outcrop 30m above the sea. Separated from the mainland by a vertiginous narrow passage, it was abandoned after the catastrophic collapse of its kitchen..
This elegant adaptation of the Temple of Vesta in Tivoli, built from local basalt and covered in Ballycastle sandstone, is perched on the cliff edge. This classic rotunda was built in 1785 in the memory of Mrs Mussenden, the bishop's cousin. The bish..
Hezlett House, built in 1691 probably as a pastor's residence, is a long thatched cottage with roughcast walls, loft and roof reinforced by beams. A little museum in the outhouse contains agricultural tools from the Victorian era. The house was taken..
Lodge Road GB - Coleraine BT52 1NF
Prix Prices from : 55 £
Situated 5 minutes’ walk from the bustling shopping town of Coleraine, The Lodge Hotel features an on-site hair and beauty salon, and is just a 20-minute drive from the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Giant’s Causeway. Free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV and..
Ballyreagh Road GB - Portrush BT56 8LT
Just metres from the rugged cliffs of Portrush, Inn on the Coast has magnificent views towards Ramore Head. This hotel also offers free parking and free Wi-Fi in all public areas. The spacious rooms each have a private bathroom, tea and coffee makin..
3 Riverside Park GB - Coleraine BT51 3AW
Overlooking the beautiful River Bann and within easy reach of all the attractions of Northern Ireland's North Coast, the hotel offers comfortable, great-value rooms and free parking. Close to the heart of the town centre, the Premier Inn Coleraine h..
118 Strand Rd GB - BT55 7PG Portstewart
The location is superb, on a sandy National Trust beach, with views across to Inishowen. It's an appealingly simple place with wooden tables and classroom style chairs. Concise menus wisely let local ingredients speak for themselves.