One of the famous Game of Thrones film sets, the beach at Ballintoy is a small, non surf beach. Tucked into the rocks, it’s usually nicely shaded from the wind. Split into two parts either side of the harbour it is one of the best rock pooling beaches on the Causeway Coast and is the base for a few of the coasteering trips. It has a fantastic cafe on on the harbour called Roark’s Kitchen – perfect for ice creams, tea and snacks. Click here for our Ballintoy Harbour section for more about the harbour.