Castlerock Holiday Apartment
Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Situated in a quiet seaside village, this is the perfect place for a relaxing break with lovely scenic walks. The apartment is only yards from the sea with uninterrupted views from Inishowen Peninsula to Portstewart. The Scottish islands of Islay and Jura can also be seen on a clear day. Castlerock also offers many activities including golf, fishing, cycling, watersports, pony trekking and gliding nearby.The apartment has a spacious lounge/ kitchen/ diner with a large window over-looking the sea and 40 inch HD T.V. and DVD player. Furnished in a contemporary style, the accommodation comprises one double room with patio doors and en suite, and one twin room, also bathroom.The kitchen has lots of work surfaces as well as a good range of appliances, however, if you prefer to dine out there are several restaurants and bars in Castlerock and nearby Coleraine. The accommodation is all on one level with level access from the road.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Castlerock 30 m|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: City of Derry 32 km, Nearest railway: Castlerock 500 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
Changeover day is Saturday in the high season, but flexible in the mid and low seasons.
A £80 deposit is required on arrival to cover breakages, damage or excessive cleaning costs. This will be refunded within 1 week if no damage has occurred .
The County Derry region
County Derry is an excellent place to visit for both coastal and rural scenery. Seven miles of beach stretch from Downhill to Magilligan Point, from where you can travel by ferry to Donegal. You can travel by train from Castlerock to Londonderry and see some wonderful scenery in comfort. While in the city of Londonderry you can view the historic city walls which were built in 1619, with the original cannon. You can also enjoy shopping in the many retail outlets the city has to offer or take a cruise on the River Foyle. 20km from the apartment is the town of Limavady, which is most famous for 'The Londonderry Air'. Roe Valley Country Park is a lovely place for walks beside the river and has one of the best Salmon rivers in Europe. 8km from the apartment is Ulster's only gliding club which offers the ultimate flying experience to both members and vistors.
Further inland at Glenullin, near Garvagh, guided walks are available in the hills.
Castlerock is a quiet seaside resort with a lovely sandy beach, the perfect place for a relaxing break. Activities include walking, fishing, boating, surfing, or golfing. The golf club is only a fifteen minute walk from the apartment as are shops and other amenities. There are many interesting places to explore in and around Castlerock. Hezlett House, at the Castlerock crossroads, is a 17th century thatched cottage with guided tours available. Downhill Castle is the ruin of a palace built around 1780 by the Earl Bishop of Derry, Frederick Hervey. Close by on the edge of the cliff more than 100ft above the sea is the Mussenden Temple also built by Hervey as a library. it was modelled on the Temple of Vesta at Tivoli. Each year it is the venue for a Midsummer Evening Concert and is also available for Wedding ceremonies. Castlerock is on the Causeway Coastal route which passes through the lovely seaside towns of Portstewart, Portrush and Portballintrae. Other popular attractions include the world famous Giants Causeway and Carrick-a-rede rope bridge.
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13 Sep 2014
"Wonderful well equiped apartment with fine view of the sea."
The apartment felt very welcoming to walk into, it was spacious and well equiped. Close to a grocery shop, chip shop and cake bakers and family butchers. Had a great sunday carvery at the local pub by… More
21 Jul 2014
"Lovely sea views"
A very comfortable flat with beautiful sea views. Castlerock is a quiet, peaceful holiday village with good access via railway or road. there are good walks on surrounding headland.… More
1 Apr 2014
"Fabulous sea view location & perfect apartment"
We really enjoyed staying seven nights at this first class apartment. Everything we needed was included. Extremely clean. Beds very comfortable. Secure private parking. The sea view from the apartme… More
19 Aug 2013
"Great location, lovely apartment"
Couldn't find a better place to stay so close to the beach. Very little in Castlerock itself but it suited us fine, as we spent most of the day on the beach.Plenty to do around the coast and the … More
15 Aug 2013
"A relaxing holiday, nothing to worry about"
As a family, we loved our week long holiday in this lovely apartment. It was a perfect size for two adults and two children, not too big and not too small. Having said that, a bunk bed in the small be… More
21 Jun 2013
"So Relaxing, We Didn't Want To Leave"
A fantastic appartment with everything you could need for a relaxing break in the quaint coastal town of Castlerock. The views from the apartment are stunning. The town is easily accessible and the … More
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9 Apr 2013
"Super apartment ina fabulous location"
We have just spent a super weekend in Castlerock. The apartment is in a fabulous location, only a stones throw from the sea. We really enjoyed watching the waves from the living room. There is also a … More
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6 Apr 2013
Just the ticket for a get away from it all week-end. I stayed here over the Easter break, apartment first class: spacious, clean, cosy. The location within Castlerock itself is excellent, breath takin… More
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4 Jan 2013
"Fantastic place to stay for a holiday"
Just returned from a 2nd stay at this fantastic appartment. Met by Rosemary on arrival and fresh milk and biscuits provided for that first cuppa!
Fabulous view of sea, Castlerock beach, Donegal and Portstewart from appartment windows. Less than a minute to get down to the rocky inlets (great for kids of all ages) and just 2-3 more to get onto main beach, depending on tide.
We would highly recommend this appartment for a holiday. It has all the facilities you need and is spotlessely clean. Easy access to villlage and surrounding beautiful countryside and nearby beaches, (Downhill, Benone). Also, Gaint's Causeway on the Antrim coast, just a short drive away.
Will be back again !!
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31 Oct 2012
"Excellent seaside apartment"
Thank you Rosemary, we had a fabulous stay, the apartment is perfect, modern and spotlessly clean, highly recommended and will definately be back.
Thank you very much for your kind review. We hope to see you again.
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