Magilligan Beach (Derry)

  • Information

    Magilligan Beach (Benone Strand) is located on the North West corner of Northern Ireland and stretches for 7 miles from Downhill to Magilligan Point.

    Magilligan foreland is Ireland’s largest coastal accumulation comprising some 32 square km of marine and wind-blown sand deposits.

    Facilities include car parking, shops, cafe/restaurant.

    Magilligan Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

    Magilligan Beach has dog restrictions. Magilligan beach only allows dogs on leads.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Coleraine, 5 beaches in Derry, or check our list of Derry Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Beach Water Quality

    No water quality measurement available for Magilligan Beach.

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