Londonderry Beaches

Londonderry Beaches

Whether you’re planning a staycation or a day trip with the kids. Use our coastal holiday guide to discover beautiful Londonderry beaches.

Find your favourite Londonderry Beaches

County Derry or Londonderry beaches offer visitors a choice of coastline from natural beaches designated “area of outstanding beauty” to family friendly seaside towns.

Explore beaches in Londonderry with our Northern Ireland beach guide.

Start at the first beach in Londonderry. Then ‘Next beach’ to follow the coastline. Have fun!

Know the name of the beach you are looking? See the full list of beaches in Londonderry in alphabetical order.

Benone Beach

Award winning Benone Strand, in Limavady, County Derry. One of the most popular beaches and favourite tourist destination in Northern Ireland.


Castlerock Beach

Stunning castlerock beach, not far from Benone beach, is a wide open space backed by sand dunes.


Downhill Strand

Game of Thrones fans will recognise this beach. Downhill Strand is a stunning sandy beach backed by rugged cliffs.


Portstewart Strand

Portstewart Strand Beach is another one of Northern Ireland’s best beaches. Regularly being awarded Blue Flag Status it is a firm favourite with holidaymakers.


Magilligan Point Beach

Magilligan Point has a lovely long sandy strech beach along the peninsula backed by one of the largest sand dune systems in the British Isles.


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.

Enjoy the beautiful Londonderry coast.