Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Portrush

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Portrush. This welcoming city allures visitors with its golfing and theme park. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Portrush

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Portrush a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waterworld (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Royal Portrush Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Castlerock Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Benone Tourist Complex (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Portrush

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 59°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Portrush

Travelers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Portrush has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portrush is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Giant's Causeway (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Portrush East Strand Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Portrush West Strand Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • White Rocks Beach (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Portstewart Strand (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Castlerock Beach (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Portrush

Fly into Londonderry (LDY-City of Derry), the closest airport, located 23.1 mi (37.1 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Portrush Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Portrush?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 193 vacation rentals near Portrush. From 87 Houses to 61 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Portrush for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Portrush?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Portrush. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Portrush Beach: 242 vacation rentals
  • Royal Portrush Golf Club: 239 vacation rentals
  • Waterworld: 240 vacation rentals
  • Portrush Station: 242 vacation rentals
  • Dunluce Centre: 239 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Portrush listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Portrush?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 87 Houses in Portrush. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Portrush include:

  • Cottages: 61 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 61 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 41 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Portrush?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 153 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Portrush. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.