Portrush West Strand

Visit Portrush West Strand

Portrush West Strand Beach on the Antrim Coast is a popular family friendly seaside destination.

Walk along the beach to the harbour and have a bite to eat in the beach side cafe or take the kids to the amusements.

The promenade runs along the beach front, great for cyling and jogging. The beach looks out towards Island Dhu, a wildlife refuge popular with bird lovers.

Swimming is safe and there are lifeguards on duty through July and August.

There are plenty of amenities and the town and train station is close by.

This beach is …

  • Family Friendly
  • Lifeguards on duty

Have a great day out along the coast.

Coast Local Links

Londonderry accommodation


Photo by Geoffrey Moffett on Unsplash

Getting There

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

LOCATION: W Strand Rd, Portrush BT56 8ET
Map of Portrush West 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.

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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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