Dalriada Hospital


Dalriada Hospital in Ballycastle offers a range of non acute, community hospital services.

The hospital has 32 inpatient beds. Six beds are for patients requiring rehabilitation following fracture/orthopaedic surgery and two beds are for continuing care. The Regional Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Respite Centre has 12 beds, where patients can get two weeks respite. The remaining 12 beds are used by GPs, to admit patients from their homes who need extra care (step up) or those that are transfered from acute hospitals such as Causeway or Antrim Area (step down) 2 of these beds can be utilised for palliative care.

If you are attending the hospital as a patient, please also refer to our outpatient and inpatient information section.

If you cannot find the information you are looking for, please contact us:

Dalriada Hospital,
1A Coleraine Road
BT54 6EY
Tel: 028 2076 2666

Getting to the hospital

If you are travelling to Dalriada Hospital you may find our location map useful.

The hospital is situated just off the Coleraine Road on the way into the town of Ballycastle. For more detailed information and maps visit www.maps.google.co.uk.

Free car parking facilities are available.

Dalriada Hospital is covered by the Ballycastle Town Service 331 bus which stops at Fogarty Crescent - within walking distance to the hospital. The Coleraine - Ballycastle Service 171, 172 or 178 can also stop at the hospital. For more information on public transport and for bus times please telephone Translink on 028 9066 6630 or visit www.translink.co.uk/Journey-Planner/

Ward visiting times

All wards (2.30 pm – 4 pm and 7.30pm – 9 pm)

Guidelines on infection control
Hospital visiting policy
Visitor information

Page last updated:24 March 2013