Portrush Named In Top 10 Best-Rated Beach & Seaside Destinations In The UK!

McAuley Multimedia 5th September 2015...Portrush Co Antrim, with the rolling hills of Co Donegal in the background for the Red Arrows aerobatic display, as they opened Air waves 2015 on Sunday at Portrush Co Anrtrim. PICTURE STEVEN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

New data from HolidayLettings.co.uk, a TripAdvisor company, reveals Portrush and Castlerock is among the UK’s ten best-rated beach and seaside destinations.

Analysing ratings and reviews, the holiday rentals site found that Portrush ranked among the UK’s best-rated beach and seaside destinations, with an average review score of 4.904 (out of 5.00).  Castlerock ranked a little higher with a review score of 4.923.

In a blog post, Holiday Lettings calls Portrush a “brilliant choice for a beach holiday.”

“Portrush’s beaches of West Strand, East Strand and Whiterocks Beach will keep the whole family happy for hours,” the blog notes. “Visitors can head to the Waterworld swimming complex, the Coastal Zone marine centre and Barry’s Amusements for more family fun.”

Laurel Greatrix, a spokesperson for Holiday Lettings, said holidaymakers headed to coastal destinations could expect great value when booking holiday rentals.

“Rentals are fantastic options for beach and seaside getaways,” continues Laurel. “Booking a rental lets travellers enjoy the comforts and amenities of home, like extra space, living rooms, and kitchens while on holiday.”

The ten best-rated beach and seaside destinations in the UK are:



Destination Average rating
Budleigh Salterton, England 4.955
Cullen, Scotland 4.937
Broadford, Scotland 4.935
Castlerock, Northern Ireland 4.923
Lower Largo, Scotland 4.922
Nairn, Scotland 4.918
Newcastle, Northern Ireland 4.918
Crackington Haven, England 4.906
Portrush, Northern Ireland 4.904
Amroth, Wales        4.901

Leave a reply

Follow us

Follow Our Social Media Accounts Below