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Blackhead Lightkeepers Houses - Unit 2

McCreas Brae, Whitehead, Carrickfergus, Co Antrim, BT38 9NZ
Blackhead Lightkeepers Houses - Unit 2

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Once the guardian of Belfast's glory days of shipping, Blackhead guided many great ships on their journey, none more than the famous Titanic.
Perched on the edge of a cliff, Blackhead offers a wild, windswept retreat with a difference. Guests will adore this setting on the magical Antrim Coast.

Fully restored to their former glory the houses boast bright rooms with antique furniture and lighthouse paraphernalia. Blackhead offers its guests the opportunity to relax by enveloping them in its charm and magic, watching the sun rise over the Irish sea or experiencing the elements at the height of a storm.

Blackhead Lighthouse is part of the Great Lighthouse Trail, more information on the trail is found at greatlighthouses.com

This magnificent house, in its breathtaking location, is a proud example of Ireland's maritime heritage. Guests can enjoy spectacular views over Belfast Lough from the Lightkeepers' Houses. A popular coastal path leads along in front of the lightouse to the Victorian town of Whitehead. Lying 20 miles north of Belfast, Whitehead is only a 40 minute train journey away from city centre shopping and many historical tours.

1 double bedroom, 1 double and single bedroom, 2 single rooms, open fire, electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, towels and linens provided, travel cot/crib for infants (under 2 years), on request, hairdryer, iron & ironing board, cooking utensils and equipment, 1 bathroom with bathtub, 1 separate shower room, dining room, sitting room, garden with garden furniture, sea views, radio, car parking.

Facilities

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Electricity Extra

Room / Unit Features

  • Central Heating Extra
  • Dishwasher
  • Hairdryer Available
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Microwave
  • Washing Machine

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  1. A short and delightful coastal path from the picturesque seaside town of Whitehead to…

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  2. The new Whitehead Railway Museum will take visitors on a journey through time, see our…

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  3. On the thrilling Gobbins Experience, nature isn’t content to just sit back and be admired…

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  4. Whitehead Centre provides a tourism hub for information about what is going on locally…

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  5. Discover magnificent views and Ulster Scots heritage in Templecorran graveyard,…

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  7. Located less than a mile from the Town Centre, off the Larne Road, the Andrew Jackson…

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  9. Beautiful parkland on the waterfront of Carrickfergus within sight of the Castle…

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  10. Home of Sir Arthur Chichester this delightful recreated Knot Garden is located close ot…

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  11. Follow the winding road down to reach this hidden gem. With its picture-book perfect…

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  12. Step back in time at The Guard Room in Carrickfergus Town Hall, immersing visitors in the…

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  13. Local museum interpreting the long and distinguished history of the town and surrounding…

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  14. Established in 1182 by the Anglo Norman, John de Courcy, St Nicholas' has many historic…

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  15. Get ready to step back in time at Carrickfergus Castle, an incredible Norman castle…

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  16. Visit the King William III Statue, a bronze figure near Carrickfergus Castle on Castle…

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