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Address: Curracloe, Ireland
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Curracloe Beach is a regular holder of the Blue Flag Beach status. The...

Curracloe Beach is a regular holder of the Blue Flag Beach status. The dunes are currently the subject of an active conservation policy by Wexford County Council ensuring that this marvellous amenity and the plant and wildlife it contains, will be preserved for future generations. A nature trail runs through the dunes and continues for 5 km to Raven Point, passing through the beautiful peninsula which constitutes Raven Nature Reserve.

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Still a lovely Beach.

As a child I spent a few summers in Curracloe in my Grandfather's mobile home and I spent a lot of time on the Beach. I was always amazed that we had a quality beach in this... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Dublin Ireland
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Dublin Ireland
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113 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a child I spent a few summers in Curracloe in my Grandfather's mobile home and I spent a lot of time on the Beach. I was always amazed that we had a quality beach in this country of this calibre. I was just on it yesterday with my five year old son and my partner for our second visit... More 

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Porth, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a clear, sunny November day. We learnt that the beach was used to film the opening scenes in Saving Private Ryan. It is a huge expanse of clean sand and clear water. Just beautiful. Great for a walk or to enjoy on a warm, sunny, summers day.

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Thank Wiburtine
Waterford, Ireland
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181 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful long beach to visit even in the winter time. You can walk for miles and let the winds flow against or with you. Real seaside and real coast. Fantastic

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Thank GerryR18
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being from Tipperary and going to our usually beaches like Tramore and Clonea I didn't have high hopes but this is a spectacular beach, sand and water as far as the eye can see.

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Thank Daithi J
Wexford, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is a must visit on a trip to Wexford a walk through the Raven wildlife reserve and back on the beach which is brilliant if the tide is out. Usually so quiet there is never a crowd here and one can walk all the way to Blackwater past the scene of Saving private Ryan. Has to be one of... More 

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Thank JamesS6523TS
Wexford, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Indescribable beauty, no rubbish to ruin the nature, mild enough water to swim in late spring to early autumn, just... fantastic

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Thank 5nevilles
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48 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I love this beach, its extremely well looked after and is a joy to walk for miles in either direction.

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Thank Der D
Tallaght, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is the cleanest beach i have ever seen with lots of active sport and recreation on it. Great views of the working fishing boats. Fantastic forest at one end and calm waters.

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Thank Simon S
Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

A truly beautiful beach totally unspoilt and great for walking. One of the best beaches in Wexford and worth a visit. We made friends with a lovely greyhound and his owners had rescued him, a very lucky dog who well deserves to have this fantastic beach on his doorstep.

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Seaham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

The beach is great........miles of clear sand. The facilities, ie food & drink are, in my opinion are poor

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