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Local Information

Take some time to explore the popular sea-side town of Ballycastle, awarded the best place to live in 2022 (& 2020, 2017, 2016), well known for it’s local character, friendly atmosphere, independent shops, award winning artisan market, coffee shops, restaurants and bars.

Rathlin Island has a long and eventful history, and some of the most breath-taking scenery anywhere in Ireland or Britain. It offers unspoilt environments and is renowned for its wildlife, particularly its seabird breeding colonies. The island offers relaxing peace and quiet, as well as the friendliest of welcomes.

Ballycastle and Rathlin are located on The Causeway Coast which has been rated as one of the Lonely Planet’s Top 2018 Destination for Best in Travel. Start in Belfast and follow the coast road through the nine Glens of Antrim, winding between picturesque villages and unforgettable scenic locations.