5 Best Glamping Spots Near Portrush, Northern Ireland - Updated 2023


Situated on the north coast of Northern Ireland’s County Antrim, Portrush is a beautiful seaside resort town. The town features lovely beaches such as East Strand, West Strand, and Whiterocks Beach. Portrush is also home to Royal Portrush Golf Club, which is the only golf club outside Great Britain to have hosted the Open Championship, the world’s oldest golf tournament. Located on the remarkable Causeway Coastal Route, the town also boasts numerous shops, restaurants, pubs, arcades, and nightlife destinations. Go ahead and plan a vacation in this diverse town, and get that much-needed break. Check out the best glamping spots near Portrush, UK, for an interesting experience.

1. Beautiful dome house with mesmerizing views (from USD 247)

This beautiful, transparent, and futuristic dome house can promise a delightful glamping experience. A perfect spot for couples wanting to spend a romantic evening, this unique dome home also presents unobstructed views of the beautiful surroundings. A cozy queen bed with fresh bedsheets can allow the visitors to have a good night’s rest, and they can be further delighted with a hearty breakfast to start off their day. The house offers free WiFi and has a refrigerator, coffee maker, and air conditioner. Additionally, the rental features free parking on the premises, essential toiletries, silverware, a modern bathroom, and a lovely garden area.

323 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Dome 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
little touches such as the breakfast hamper and tea and coffee were really appreciated
lots of nice touches like a coffee machine and some games in the room
we were lucky to have a clearish night so laying in bed looking at the stars was amazing
loved the additional touches particularly the s’mores and breakfast hamper will definitely visit again in future
bbq bath and stargazing from bed lovely stylish place very comfortable
spotlessly clean & amazing finishing touches
amazing experience- so clean cosy and had so many personal touches
the bubble was spotless and super comfortable
the room was spotless and the bed was super comfy
everything was really clean and comfortable and the heating was spot on
mark is an amazing host aswell really looks after you
great host very helpful and answered any queries very quickly
everything was perfect and mark the host could not be more accommodating
the bubble den is beautifully finished an mark is an excellent host
mark was a brilliant host kept in touch and quick response
a little pocket of peace situated in the most tranquil location
wonderful location and the most comfy bed
great unique place to stay
the location decor and everything in between is great
such a lovely stay in a unique place
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2. Cozy pod with a hot tub (from USD 219)

This lovely pod situated in the North Antrim countryside can offer unmatched tranquility. Consisting of a warm double bed, the pod can comfortably hold up to two adults. An en suite bathroom with essential toiletries and a kitchenette with microwave, toaster, kettle, and refrigerator can promise guests a comfortable experience. Under-bed storage, free parking, a hairdryer, clean linens, and heating facilities can further ensure a hassle-free stay. For entertainment purposes, the pods are equipped with a television. Also, a communal fire pit, gas barbecue, campfire packs, and cozy outdoor seating can allow guests to enjoy some fun bonding time. The hosts can welcome both long- and short-term stays.

Causeway Country Pods (Ballytober Pod - Hot Tub)
5 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Campsite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the pod was super clean had everything we needed and more
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3. Beautiful glamping pods near The Dark Hedges (from USD 157)

These unique glamping pods are situated 1 mi (1.6 km) away from the iconic Dark Hedges, an avenue of beech trees that served as a location in the popular television series, Game of Thrones. Housed on a private farmland, the pods are only 7 mi (11 km) away from Bushmills, home to the world’s oldest whiskey distillery. These fully furnished pods are located near Portrush and offer amenities that can ensure the guests a hassle-free stay. A well-stocked kitchen with a small refrigerator, electric kettle, toaster, and kitchenware can allow guests to cook and store their meals. The modern bathroom is stocked with a wide range of essential toiletries as well as a hairdryer. Other amenities include a seating area, tea/coffee maker, and heating facilities. Additionally, the rental also features barbecue facilities and a dining area where guests can enjoy a marvelous dining experience while they soak in the beautiful nature views.

Further Space at Thornfield Luxury Glamping Pods, The Dark Hedges, Ballycastle

Wifi Available

Address: 158 Ballinlea Road Stranocum
Accommodates: 2

Parking Room service Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Breakfast in the room

4. Luxurious pods with modern amenities (from USD 141)

These glamping pods are located in Ballycastle, near The Dark Hedges. Other notable attractions such as Dunluce Castle and Cushendun Caves are also nearby. The pods can serve as the perfect base if you want to explore the beautiful town. Ideal for solo travelers, couples, and small families, these pods boast lush surroundings. The attached patio can allow guests to marvel at the stunning scenery. The pods also feature a garden and a terrace for guests who want to relax. Besides the spectacular location and wondrous surroundings, the pods also have other interesting amenities such as heating facilities, refrigerator, electric kettle, toiletries, and free parking.

Further Space at Black Knowe, Fair Head Luxury Glamping Pods, Ballycastle

Address: 77 Moyarget Road
Accommodates: 2

Parking Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Express check-in/check-out Soundproof rooms

5. Charming pods with free WiFi (from USD 120)

Situated 27 mi (43 km) from Portrush, these charming pods are located in Northern Ireland’s Ballykelly village. The beautiful River Roe is also located nearby, so you can enjoy some gorgeous water views. The glamping pods, ideal for couples and small families, offer a spacious patio where guests can relax on a quiet afternoon. A sun terrace and a barbecue area can add to the unique appeal of these pods. Furthermore, the property has free WiFi and is equipped with a wide range of modern amenities such as tea/coffee makers in each room, free parking, toaster, drying rack, heating, outdoor fireplace, and comfortable seating area.

Carnamuff Glamping

Wifi Available

Address: 139 Carnamuff Road Limavady
Accommodates: 4

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services

Have an unforgettable glamping experience

Portrush, with its beautiful beaches, charming restaurants, and exciting nightlife options, has plenty to offer to its tourists. For a hassle-free stay, check out the best glamping spots near Portrush, UK.

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