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B15 Coast Road, Ballintoy, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just west of Ballintoy follow a winding road down to the lovely coastal scenery of Ballintoy Harbour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BellBoy53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped to view a filming location for GOT and was treated to a lovely little harbor and clean public restrooms.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank The_Hailes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful spot to stop and rest. It is a beautiful little harbor that gives you a sense of what it was like to try to make a living on that wild coast.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dvandervort
Reviewed 2 November 2018

I could not pass Ballintoy harbour without visiting and I'm so glad we pulled in to see it. I am familiar with this harbour through the Iron Islands on Game of Thrones. The weather wasn't great on the day but however I still enjoyed rambling...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank murphyclan2017
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely location and views, parking is free which is nice considering most locations attractions along the Giants Causeway Coast has charging fees be it for vehicles or per person

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank karlm128
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful harbour and well worth doing instead of paying for the nearby ripoff rope bridge . Our family had such fun playing on the rocks

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MarkM4631
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We originally weren't going to stop here as we were coming into the area to see Giant's Causeway and thought it might be too crowded or difficult to get to. We also thought, since only a couple small scenes from GoT's had been filmed here,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank redhead_roaming
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

A rough sea, blue sky and sea made this a perfect location. Absolutely freezing cold so didn't walk too far just ambled round the harbour, enjoyed a nice coffee from the little shop which was most welcome.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DGD3020
Reviewed 23 October 2018

It doesn't matter whether you are a Game of Thrones fan or not, this pretty little harbour with the coastline is worth visiting. The road down to the harbour is quite steep and narrow but that just adds to the overall atmosphere of the place....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Suratrichard
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We aren’t Game of Thrones followers so we were unfamiliar with this Harbour, but are super glad our Air BnB host recommended it. Nice and quiet with toilets and a little cafe. Beautiful harbour and neat caves. There are also a couple of cottages to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from WKGuy1 | Reviewed this property |
No tour taken - not needed if you do any research. Spend as long - or as little - a time as you want. Walking and looking and relaxing are difficult to quantify. I can imagine some spending 5 minutes, taking photo and... More