The most populous town in Northern Ireland, Bangor is also the country’s most popular holiday destination. This idyllic seaside resort nestled on the enchanting coast of Down has one of the most beautiful seafronts in the UK, an oasis of colour with its glorious promenade walk and landscaped gardens. Bangor is also Northern Ireland’s primary sailing destinations and boasts the country’s biggest and most prestigious marina, which plays host to numerous sailing events each year. With its first class club house, 24hr 365days state-of-the-art facilities and superb marine services is it any wonder that over 1500 boats visit each year?
The town itself embraces both modern and old and is vibrant and colourful. There are countless restaurants serving delicious locally caught seafood, traditional Irish cooking and international cuisine. The pub scene is as you would expect of Ireland with a hospitable, jolly atmosphere and plenty of damn fine ale and whiskey. Shoppers are also in for a treat at the town’s Flagship Centre where you can find just about anything you want and we mustn’t forget the exciting Wednesday market.
Away from the centre the coast is magnificent and the hinterland verdant. There is plenty to see and do outdoors including Cairn Wood and Crawfordsburn Country Park. For the little ‘uns there is Ark Open Farm or Pickie Fun Park and culture vultures have a cornucopia of wonderful heritage sites to choose from. All in all if you are looking for a great family holiday you cannot go far wrong with Bangor. It really does have something for everyone. From outdoor enthusiasts to fun-seekers, beach combers to foodies, romantic couples to whole families, Bangor has some magic hidden up its sleeve just for you.
Everyone needs to be pampered sometime, but actually going to a spa may have seemed out of reach. But now everyone can experience the same sumptuous surroundings for even the smallest of treatments.
Offering six treatment rooms, chromatherapy and hydrotherapy bath, steam unit and shower facilities. Each treatment room is beautifully decorated and individually colour themed throughout, all offering that peaceful, stress free environment we all crave...
Tailor-made packages are available for both half and full days, individually or with friends or partners. Pregnancy packages, bridal packages and office outings can be catered for.
Address: Omeya Day Spa, 42 High Street, Bangor, BT20 5AZ
Established in 1990, Todd Chart Agency Limited is a family owned company which has grown to become the largest retailer of nautical charts and books in Ireland, and one of the largest in the United Kingdom. Managing Director, William Todd, states that the aim of the company is to supply a fast, cost effective and quality chart service both to Merchant Shipping and to the leisure market.
Our company has staff who are experienced in various marine backgrounds. William Todd, MNI, MILT, B.Sc. (Geography), holds a Foreign Going Master Mariners Certificate of Competency. Kerry has an Extra Masters Certificate and Joan is the Secretary of a local sailing club.
We are an International Admiralty Chart Agent, appointed by the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO). As such, we hold a large stock of fully corrected British Admiralty standard charts and an extensive selection of nautical books and publications.
We are the United Kingdom agent for the Icelandic Hydrographic Service, and stock at least one copy of each chart published by them.
For the yachtsman we also hold a large range of Imray paper charts and Admiralty Leisure charts, together with books by Adlard Coles Nautical, Fernhurst, Seafarer Books, almanacs, log books, etc
Electronic chart sales are increasing steadily year on year, as yachtsmen compliment their paper charts with electronic charts, either raster or vector. We are an Admiralty ARCS Skipper and Navigator distributor, as well as being a programming centre for C-MAP NT+ and Navionics vector charts. We also supply Garmin's Bluecharts and Garmin charts.
Address: Navigation House, 85 High Street, BANGOR, BT20 5BD
We operate twenty four hours a day, seven days a week, we have a unique range of modern vehicles from saloon and estate cars to seven seat people carriers, wheelchair friendly vehicles are available on request.
Address: 70 Beatrice Rd, Bangor, Co Down, BT20 5DC
Quay Leisure Limited is a one-stop-shop for all your boating needs. Our business, established in 2002 is underpinned by a high level of customer service and a genuine passion for sailing and powerboating.
We offer a traditional chandlery service from our premises in High Street, Bangor, Co. Down. Boasting clothing brands such as Dubarry, Musto, Henri Lloyd, Douglas Gill and Canterbury, lifejackets and boat equipment brands such as Harken, Holt, International Paints and English Braids as well as marine electronic brands (for GPS and VHF radios) such as Garmin, Cobra and Icom to name a few - we can supply what you need to get and stay afloat!
Address: Quay Leisure Limited, 43-45 High Street, Bangor, BT20 5BE
Frankskinsense is a unique shop and online retailer based in Bangor, N.Ireland. They stock all-natural skincare and bodycare ranges - avoiding the chemicals found in mainstream brands. People with very sensitive skin or with conditions such as eczema or psoriasis find this particularly helpful.
Ranges stocked include; Barefoot Botanicals, Living Nature, Lavera, Greenpeople, Trevarno, Purepotions and Natracare - but keep checking our website - we are always looking for new brands which meet our high standards!
We sell everything from toothpaste, shampoos, bodylotion to sunscreens,aftershave and cosmetics. Something for the whole family.
Order online or visit our shop when in Bangor
Address: 112 High Street, Bangor, Co. Down, BT20 5BB
J Clarke Marine is an online store that specialises in canopy fasteners and marine grade stainless steel fittings that are often hard to source. Such as lift the dot, turnbutton, tenax and snap fasteners. Also marine grade stainless steel eye bolts, hinges, wire clamps, D and O rings and much more. We try our best to provide an excellent service as we value our customers greatly. All items are posted first class (within the UK) on a regular basis throughout the week.
Welcome to the Boathouse where we believe passionately that superior cuisine and fine wine should be enjoyed by everyone, making your visit with us the â€œperfect â€œdining experience.
Situated on the Seaside of the Seacliff Road right beside the Marina. The Boathouse is a unique and enchanting historical building dating back to the 1860s.One of the ultimate goals during its refurbishment in 1992 was never compromising on the character of these former Coastguards â€“ Harbour Masters house. We are delighted it retains much of its historical charm with its interior tastefully decorated.
Savour the breath taking views of the Marina whilst you chose from our inspired and ever changing Menu, which include world-renowned seafood specialities as well as a wide variety of meat, poultry, game, vegetarian and children dishes.
At the Boathouse we are committed to standards of excellence and that's why we only ever use the highest quality and the freshest local ingredients such as shellfish and seafood straight from the crystal clear waters of the atlantic, lough neagh and Belfast lough.
Our meat, game, poultry are all sourced locally wherever possible ensuring the flavours of our dishes remains unimpaired. Our food is served with classic simplicity and to further enhance your dining experience; with us, we have a wide selection of fine and affordable wines, which reflect an emphasis of old world vineyards with some exciting new world wines to complete our selection.
The Boathouse offer the perfect recipe for the ultimate dining experience all served in an ambience of charm and relaxation.
For our hungry Yachtsman visitor there are mooring facilities available only minutes walk away which will allow a welcome land break and afford the opportunity to take in the spectacular views whilst you whet your appetite before you dine with us.
Special occasions, parties and corporate lunches will be made special at the Boathouse with care been taken to cater each event to your specific requirements and we promise to make it an occasion to remember.
What makes the Boathouse so special? Come dine with us and discover the secrets to our success.
Address: The Boat House, 1a Seacliff Road, Banger, BT20 5HD
Welcome to BJ Marine - The largest new boat sales and brokerage company in Ireland for over 25 years with offices in Malahide (new in 2006), Bangor and Malta. We are proud to hold the dealerships for Ireland for Beneteau (Power & Sail, The Largest Yacht builder in Europe) and Searay powerboats (The largest boat builder in the world!!). In addition to this, we are pleased to bring you powerboats from Cranchi.
For more information on this wide variety of craft, call one of our team today who will be pleased to speak with you.
If it is a used boat you are after, simply press the button on your left to see our current selection. This list is updated hourly and represents the very best of used craft from all three of our offices
Address: Bangor Marina, Bangor, Northern Ireland, BT20 5ED