seaside village in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Castlerock is a seaside village in County Londonderry.

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  • Downhill forest. The National Trust managed, was part of the Bishop's Palace, and although the Palace itself is now a ruin the gardens are a wonderful place full of strange hidden lakes and gloriously tended flower gardens.    
  • 1 Mussenden Temple. bizarre , built by an 18th century Anglican bishop (and slave trader) atop a precipitate cliff and overlooking Donegal in one direction and Scotland in another.    
  • 2 Hezlett House, Mussenden Road, BT51 4RP, +44 28 7084-8728, . 17th-century thatched cottage    

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  • 1 Downhill Beachhouse, Mussenden Rd, +44 28 7084 9077. hostel handily situated near Castlerock railway station on the Coleraine / Derry line and in a dramatic setting at the foot of the cliffs which Mussenden Temple sits atop.
  • 2 Carneety House, 120 Mussenden Rd, +44 28 7084 8640. B&B

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