Ballywalter Beach

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31 Regent Street Corporation South, Newtownards, County Down,
T: (028) 9182 6846

A long sandy beach which offers enjoyment for all.

Ballywalter Beach is a long, sandy beach which offers enjoyment for all. Bathers and walkers can make use of this expansive stretch at Ballywalter Beach, along with its rock pools ready for children to explore. A small playground is located nearby, along with public toilets. At the Lime Kilns, a raised area provides great views of the Irish Sea coastline.

There is no lifeguard service on Ballywalter Beach.

Facilities: Car Parking, child friendly areas, dogs allowed, toilets. Ballywalter Beach is open all year round. There is disabled access and disabled parking bays. Water quality is Good. Awards: Seaside Award Rural.

During the winter, Ballywalter Beach is used by over-wintering birds including Ring Plover, Golden Plover, Turnstone, Manx Shearwater to name but a few and provides great opportunities for birdwatchers.

The area has been awarded a 2017 Seaside Award for its facilities and water quality.