Local Rathlin Island Businesses
Below you will find a wide variety of businesses and attractions that you can visit during your trip on Rathlin Island. Whether you're staying overnight or just for a day Rathlin Island has something that will interest everyone so get your tickets booked now while you still can!
Location: RSPB Rathlin Island
Stay overnight on Rathlin Island.
**PLEASE NOTE: SOERNOG VIEW HOSTEL IS CLOSED FOR 2018 SUMMER SEASON AND THE CYCLE HIRE WILL HAVE LIMITED OPENING**
- Phone: 02820763954
Places to Eat & Drink
Day trips are perfect when there is lovely locally sourced food and drink.
- Phone: 02820760046 / 07886893296
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A wonderful atmosphere and banter is to be had at McCuaig’s Bar. They serve hot & cold drinks, alcoholic beverages, lunch and evening meals
- Phone: 0282076011
Location: McCuaig's Bar
Location: Breakwater Studio, Rathlin Island
Shop & Art
Tell everyone about your trip with these gifts.
Your one-stop-shop for groceries, ice-creams, soft drinks and general supplies.
Rathlin Island souvenirs, nautical gifts, books, art, ice-cream, cold drinks and more. They also offer Post Office services.
Rathlin Kelp products harvested and produced on Rathlin Island and available to buy in the Island Shop. Talks, tours and demonstrations also available.
Artwork and gifts by Rathlin Artist. Souvenirs, cards and gifts can also be bought here.
Come and view original local artwork produced on Rathlin Island.
Surrounded by water, why wouldn't you try some?
Location: The Kelp Stones
Photography: Northcoast Nature
Read up on the local History, myths and legends.
Stories and Legends of Rathlin, Gaeilge Reachlann, Walking on Rahtlin, Rathlin’s Rugged Story, An Island Childhood. Available from Island Treasure Gift Shops & The Boathouse Visitor Centre – Rathlin, McLister’s Newsagents – Ballycaste and Ceathru Poili – Falls Road Belfast and also on Amazon.
HMS Drake Rathlin Island Shipwreck. Available from Rathlin Island Books online shop, Island Treasures Gift Shop and the Boathouse Visitor Centre – Rathlin and in many bookshops.
The Call of the Running Tide. Available from Rathlin Island Books online shop, Island Treasures and the Boathouse Visitor Centre – Rathlin and in many bookshops.
Eight Walks on Rathlin Island. Available in Island Treasures Gift Shop & the Boathouse Visitor Centre and Breakwater Studio – Rathlin, Rathlin Island Ferry Office, Tourist Information Centre and McLister’s Newsagents – Ballycastle. Can also be bought direct from the author Nicky Sebastian (028 2076 0028 / email@example.com).
Location: Kelp Store, Rathlin Island
Location: East Lighthouse
a wealth of knowledge and history at your fingertips.
Visitor Centre & Museum has artefacts, photographs and information about Rathlin’s history and life on the island. Souvenirs and island related books are also for sale here. The island resident staff are on hand to answer your question and to help make your visit as enjoyable as possible.
- Phone: 028 2076 0054
Toilets and Harbour Berthing
Just general business, nothing else.
Public Toilets with Disable Access and Baby Changing. Please note that there are also toilet facilities including Disable and Baby Changing at McCuaig’s Bar and the RSPB West Light Seabird Centre.
Harbour Berthing with space for approximately 40 boats – Berthing Fees apply.
- Contact Harbour Master: 07724594118
Location: Rathlin Island Harbour
Location: Rathlin Island
Whether you want to pray or just visit, these two churches are always welcoming.
Roman Catholic Mass every Sunday at 12:00PM every week.
Church of Ireland Services at 11:30AM every Sunday July to September, every third Sunday in October and November and every second Sunday from December to June.