With stunning sea views and open log fire, this exceptional penthouse apartment is situated in the seaside village of Portballintae on the beautiful Causeway Coast,within walking distance of Ireland's most popular attractions such as The Giants Causeway (a world heritage site) ,Dunluce Castle (14th century) and The Bushmills Whiskey Distillery (the oldest in the world). Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty it offers a multitude of activities from golfing at Royal Portrush,venue of the 2012 Irish Open, to sight seeing or spending the day at one of the many beautiful beaches along the coastline.Enjoy some of the excellent restuarants in the area such as The Bushmills Inn and afterwards recline back in Portballintrae in front of your own log fire and just enjoy the view.Northern.Ireland.Tourist.Board. approved.
Things to do: -Golfing-over 10 courses nearby
-Swimming-some of the best beaches close by(blue flag)
--Surfing-great surf and surf schools
Fishing-sea angling from the shore or boat charter(from the harbour) salmon /trout fly fishing in the nearby River Bush.
-Walking- stunning walks along the cause way coast.
-Site seeing-Giants causeway, Dunluce Castle, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, Rathlin Island,
-Glens of Antrim, Mussenden Temple.
-Eating out-great value restaurants.
-Tennis-court behind apartment, grass courts in Ballycastle.
-Kayaking- offers superb trips along this beautiful coastline.
-Boating-there is a slipway at the harbour for launching.
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This spacious 3 bedroom penthouse apartment overlooks the harbour bay to one side and the Atlantic to the front.
There is a large lounge/dining room/kitchen. Off the lounge are 2 balconies for seating and BBQ. There is an open log fire in the lounge and a flat sceen TV offering digital channels. The dining area can accommodate up to 8 people. The kitchen offers all the necessary appliances for self catering.
The 3 bedrooms offer double, single and bunk beds. There is an en suite shower room with the double room. A separate bathroom is also present.
Parking is available and bikes can be kept outside.
A beach with rock pools fronts the apartment while the harbour/slipway and bay are to the side. To the rear is a park with a children's play area and a tennis court.
Golf: Golf courses include:
Royal Portrush (links) home to British Open Champion Darren Clarke, Rathmore (links) home course of Graeme McDowell, US Open champion, Bushfoot (in Portballintrae), Portstewart GC (links), Old Portstewart GC, Castlerock GC (links) Gracehill GC, Ballycastle GC, Galgorm GC.
There are numerous pitch and putt courses as well from Portstewart to Portrush for all the family.