Portrush East Strand

Visit Portrush East Strand Beach

Portrush East Strand on the Antrim coast, is a beautiful beach that runs all the way towards Whiterocks.

A family friendly destinantion, the beach is near Portrush Town and is a short walk to shops. There are lifeguards on duty and toilets nearby.

For a bite to eat, stop in at The Arcadia (Beach Cafe & Art Gallery) that looks out over the beachfront.

The well known Royal Portrush Golf Club backs the beach. This 36-hole golf course often tops the list of Irelands best courses and hosted The Open Championship 2019.

This beach is …

  • Dog Friendly
  • Off the Beaten Path

Have a great day out along the coast.

Coast Local Links

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Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Portrush East Strand

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

Overlooking the coast UK

Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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