Magilligan Point Beach

Visit 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.

A wonderful place for bird lovers and birdwatchers for seabirds, migrating waders and wildfowl.

The nature reserve is also home to the a Ministry of Defence (MOD) firing range.

At the northern tip is a ferry terminal and a restaurant! Stop in for a bite to eat at the The Point Bar & Restaurant after a day on the beach and relax and take in the great views.

The Lough Foyle Scenic Ferry is a 15 minute journey from Magilligan point across to Greencastle.

This beach is …

  • Dog Friendly
  • Off the Beaten Path

Have a great day out along the coast.

Header Photo by Catherine Auld on Unsplash

Getting There

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

Map of Magilligan Point Beach

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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