The Links Apartments
Penthouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Delightful, spacious, open plan living area with dining and kitchen and sliding doors to balcony with panoramic views over the beach, out to sea and incorporating The Skerries. Fully refurbished to a high standard with excellent storage throughout. Kitchen is fully fitted with modern appliances and everything you need to make your stay both comfortable and relaxing and there is also a small utility room fitted with a washing machine and tumbler dryer. There are 3 large double bedrooms, 2 of which also have spectacular sea views over the beach, each with a double bed and 2 bathrooms.
Portush is a beautiful vibrant, bustling seaside town with a host of famous attractions and things to do and see both in the town and the surrounding area, including The Giants Causeway just 10 mins drive, Dunluce Castle, 5 mins drive, and within the town itself, Barry Amusements and award winning restaurants such as Ramore Wine Bar and a host of other cafes, pubs and restaurants to cater for every budget and taste. There are 2 blue flag beaches and a beautiful harbour, with stunning views across to Co Donegal, 2 golf courses and lots of beautiful routes to walk and enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the town and the north coast.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Belfast International Airport 70 km, Nearest railway: Portrush 500 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors|
First impressions of the view from the huge windows in this bright, spacious apartment are truly breathtaking,
Apartment has recently been refurbished to a high standard and provides luxury holiday accommodation.
Kitchen is well equipped with quality utensils, dishes and glasses.
3 large comfortable double bedrooms, 1 with a king size bed and the other 2 with double beds, with adequate storage for clothes.
Ample storage for golf clubs, bikes, surf boards or other holiday equipment that you may wish to bring.
|Further details outdoors|
The apartment complex is easily located on the outskirts of the town with ample private carparking in a secluded parking area to the rear of the apartments.
Avoids all of the traffic jams associated with the one way system of the town centre as it is just located on the edge of the town .
It has direct access through the dunes to the beach and Rathmore Golf Club and is less than 5 mins walk from Royal Portush Golf Club.
Although not directly on the North West circuit, it is again less than 5 minutes walk to the nearest viewing point.
There will always be a family member available to assist you should you have any problems or queries with regard to the property or the area.
The County Antrim region
Portrush is the most popular seaside resort in Northern Ireland. Located in County Antrim it is built on a peninsula pointing north-northwest.
Portrush is home to the largest amusment park in Ireland. Other attractions in Portrush include Waterworld, an indoor attraction with water flumes water cannons, sprays and jacuzzis.
Portrush's biggest attraction are the magnificent beaches, Causeway Coast, Giant's Causeway and the nightlife.
It offers something for everyone with 2 blue flag beaches, The West Strand and The East Strand (from which you can walk all the way to the White Rocks) award winning restaurants and 3 golf courses including the famous Royal Portrush course.
The landscape is both tranquil and rugged and for the outdoor guests there are plenty of water sports to get involved in and there is normally a summer Surf School on both strands in July and August which you can enrol in for a set fee. There are many beautiful walks, not just along the beaches but around the coastline over Ramore Head or along the coastal path to Portstewart which also boasts a beautiful strand to walk along.
There are too many restaurants to mention but no trip to Portrush would ever be complete without a visit to the award winning Ramore Wine Bar, situated at Portrush Harbour, with it's extensive, value for money menu you will not be disappointed!!! There is no booking system so if you have young children it is best to arrive upon opening as in peak season there are often long queues! You will also find Coast Pizza and Pasta restaurant, The Harbour Bar and Restaurant and Ramore Oriental all in the same harbour area and as they are owned and managed by the same family you can expect the same excellent quality, value for money dining experience.
For the kids there is the famous Barry's Amusements, the Dunluce Centre and Waterworld which, should the weather not be at it's best, are a great alternative to buckets and spades on the beach.
The town boasts the usual array of tourist shops where you can pick up some holiday souvenirs and there are also a few individual boutiques and shops worth a browse including Blue Moon and the White House department store which is the Harvey Nicks of Portrush!
Details of nearby famous attractions including the Giants Causeway, Dunluce Castle, Mussenden Temple, Carrick-a-Rede Ropebridge, Bushmills Distillery can be found at www.discovernorthernireland.com and www.nationaltrust.org.uk
The world famous North West (NW) 200 bike race takes place between Portrush and Portstewart in May every year. This even brings over 100,000 visitors to the area on the main race day, which is the Saturday, but recent years have seen a week long carnival theme being introduced so that there is something to do and see for the whole of the NW week.
Portrush Air Show, The Raft Race and many other events take place between May and August each year and more details can be found on the following website: http://www.northcoastni.com/whats-on/
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3 Jun 2013
"Great Location, perfect base for touring."
This is a charming two floor maisonette, it has stunning views across to East Strand (you soon ignore the car park). The sunsets were magnificent across the skyline of the town with the North Atlantic rolling in onto the beach. The accommodation itself was well appointed, lots of little bits to make it feel homely. OK, there were a few bits that we didn't like, but,nothing worth mentioning.
The comfort of the apartment was second to none, the beds were really comfy. The location was perfect for touring. We drove up the A2 coast road from Belfast and was treated to the most stunning drive I have done in years. Portrush itself is quiet, but too quiet, plenty to eat etc.
Linda, the was faultless. Easy to contact by email or phone, always ready with advice and got in the wine supplies for us so we could switch off and relax right from the start.
Would we go back....yes we would.
9 Jan 2013
"Luxury with a sea view"
This is a fantastic house. Beautifully presented with everything you could possibly want for comfort and was beautifully situated.
The only draw back is that there is not a lift so for elderly people and young children this may not be as suitable as some others. That said it comes highly recommended by us. Don't judge it from the outside images. It is very luxurious.
10 Nov 2012
Comfortable, well appointed two storey maisonette with lovely views over Portrush (once you've got used to the car park). Facilities were very good and the welcome was very warm: the owner was helpful and easily available on the phone if needed. It provided a very good base for exploring the North Antrim coast, and was cosy to return to on blustery autumnal evenings!
Portrush is a nice little town: we would recommend the Ground Espresso coffee shop (great coffee, cakes and toast!) and the Harbour Bistro (excellent food and atmosphere), a trip to the Giant's Causeway and an exploration of the Glens of Antrim, especially the coastal towns.
Only grouse? No wi-fi...but then it was good to be without it for a few days, I suppose!
The Links provided a really great base for this. Thanks Linda!
21 Oct 2012
"Perfect ending to our trip"
We were on holiday from Canada and stayed at the Links at the end of our trip. It was a great location and was a nice relaxing end to a busy trip. We had plenty of room and the flat was well appointed. The only negative was the lack of wi-fi but we managed to connect in a couple of places in town.
23 Sep 2012
Beautiful apartment in the perfect location, would stay here again anytime! Beautiful view from living room and bedrooms. Very clean.
29 Mar 2012
"Beautiful apartment in an excellent location"
I stayed in this apartment for the weekend with 4 other friends 3 weeks ago.The apartment itself was nicely decorated and very clean and tidy. It has 3 good sized bedrooms (one with a beautiful view o… More
17 Feb 2012
"FANTASTIC - Warm, everything you need, ideal location..."
I've stayed in lots of places in and around the North Coast. The Links was tremendous. Ideal position for everything this part of the world offers. The apartment was a great size - 3 big bedrooms… More
14 Aug 2011
"Very homely - great location"
stayed with friends and young baby - clean, high uality fittings, spacious, good location for causeway, rope bridge, walking distance to beach… More
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