Out & About
Water’s Edge is a ideally situated mid way between Belfast and the Causeway – located 45 minutes from Belfast City Centre – a great base from which to explore Belfast and the Antrim coast and Glens.
Crumlin Road Gaol
Discover over 150 years of history and follow in the footsteps of over 25,000 prisoners as you make the journey through Northern Ireland’s only remaining Victorian Era prison. The guided tour will allow you to explore the building’s colourful past and gain a unique and memorable insight into the daily lives and routines of both prisoners and prison officers over the Gaol’s existence.
Your tour guide will inform you about the Gaol’s history including when women and children were imprisoned, the executions that were carried out, its more recent history and learn about why the decision was taken to close the prison.
Belfast City Tour
Explore every area and district of this beautiful and unique city with The Belfast City Sightseeing Hop-on / Hope off Open-top bus tour which operates seven days per week. The tour normally lasts approximately 1 hour 30 minutes from start to finish and gives you a comprehensive look at Belfast city.
From the early days of the Norman Conquest, through the arrival of the English and the Industrial Revolution to modern day Belfast. A walking tour is another great way to understand the history, the people and the stories that helped shape this city.
St Georges Market
St George’s Market hosts over 250 traders each weekend. There’s something for everyone with arts and crafts, vintage artefacts, unique gifts and tasty food and beverages too. Find out what you can buy.
St George’s Market is one of Belfast’s oldest attractions. It was built between 1890 and 1896 and is one of the best markets in the UK and Ireland. It has been selected for numerous local and national titles and awards for its fresh, local produce and great atmosphere. It holds a weekly Friday Variety Market, the City Food and Craft Market on Saturdays and the Sunday Market. It also hosts a range of events throughout the year.
Titanic Belfast is the world’s largest Titanic visitor experience, exploring the Titanic story in a fresh and insightful way.
Make your way through the 9 interactive galleries of the Titanic Experience, explore the symbolism of the iconic building with The Discovery Tour, dine in Bistro 401 or browse for an exclusive gift in the Titanic Store. Walk the decks of the last remaining White Star vessel – SS Nomadic or immerse yourself in the historic Slipways as you uncover the true legend of Titanic, in the city where it all began.
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Accessible Self Catering Accommodation on the Causeway Coastal Route/Glens of Antrim at Water's Edge Glenarm.