Destination guide

The riverside setting of Coleraine is ready to explore

Enjoy the history and other features of Coleraine. This welcoming city is known for its gardens, riverfront and golfing. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Coleraine

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Coleraine has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Castlerock Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Royal Portrush Golf Club (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Benone Tourist Complex (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Waterworld (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Coleraine

Picturesque gardens, pristine countryside and stunning river views are a few of the stunning natural features that Coleraine boasts. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Coleraine is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Giant's Causeway (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Portstewart Strand (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Benvarden Garden (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Castlerock Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Roe Valley Country Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Portrush West Strand Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Coleraine

The nearest airport is in Londonderry (LDY-City of Derry), located 19 mi (30.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.), which is 32.4 mi (52.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Coleraine?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 245 vacation rentals near Coleraine. From 115 Houses to 48 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Coleraine for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Coleraine?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Coleraine. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Portrush: 204 vacation rentals
  • Portrush Beach: 256 vacation rentals
  • Royal Portrush Golf Club: 253 vacation rentals
  • Mussenden Temple: 239 vacation rentals
  • Portrush Station: 256 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Coleraine! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Coleraine?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Coleraine:

  • Portrush: 204 rentals
  • Aghadowey: 60 rentals
  • Londonderry: 85 rentals
  • Ballycastle: 117 rentals
  • Portstewart: 194 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Coleraine?

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

  • Portrush Beach: 256 rentals
  • Royal Portrush Golf Club: 253 rentals
  • Mussenden Temple: 239 rentals
  • Portrush Station: 256 rentals
  • Waterworld: 256 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Coleraine listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.