Marine Hotel (Ballycastle) Ltd
Ballycastle, COUNTY ANTRIM
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Track and trace programme in place for all non residents who have food or drink at the hotel. We record their contact details etc , and keep these records. Our hotel APP is being launched next week, for guests to check in online themselves and do more items at the hotel themselves - on the APP , eg order food etc.
FROM THE ESTABLISHMENT
A beachfront hotel and restaurant overlooking the sea in Ballycastle. A 2 minute walk to the beach, water sports and golf course. In the area you can drive to the Game of Thrones film locations, Giants Causeway and Carrick a Rede Rope bridge. The hotel has 41 bedrooms, restaurant, Costa Coffee and events and conference areas for 300 people.
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Discover County Antrim
At its closest point, County Antrim is only 12 miles from the Mull of Kintyre, and its coastline is both beautiful and geologically diverse. Alternating sandy bays, rocky shores, high cliffs and forbidding headlands produce a dramatic scenery. Inland, the beautiful wooded glens rise to meet dizzying moorland heights.
The complex coastal geology ranges from relatively recent volcanic activity several millennia ago – represented by the massive basalt moorland plateau – to the silvery schists in the northwest, which are about 250 million years older. It includes rocks laid down more than 500 million years ago on an ancient ocean floor, pudding-stone that was later a desert floor, a belt of coal formed out of a swampy delta, salt trapped in the stone 200 million years ago, and mudstones and limestones from the time of the dinosaurs. In between are rich red sandstones, grey clays and dazzling cliffs of white chalk. This fascinating mixture is best seen at Fair Head and Murlough Bay, where, in startling contrast, the chalk cliffs overlie the older red Triassic sandstones. The Antrim Coast and Glens were designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in 1988.
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