We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dollymount Strand

Hollymount Hollymount Bull Island, Dublin 3, Ireland
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Beautiful family beach, with stunning sunsets view.

I Love this beach. I love to go with Kids and capture the stunning view of Pool Beg Chimneys. Its... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tauseef S
A really lovely part of Dublin

I decided on a recent trip to Dublin that I wanted to do something less typically 'Dublin', and I... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Jo G
Read all 47 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bull island” (11 reviews)
“great beach” (4 reviews)
“dublin bay” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
Hollymount Hollymount Bull Island, Dublin 3, Ireland
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Dublin
US$30 per adult
More Info
US$42 per adult
More Info
US$36 per adult
More Info
US$33 per adult
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (47)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"bull island"
in 11 reviews
"great beach"
in 4 reviews
"dublin bay"
in 7 reviews
"sand dunes"
in 5 reviews
"wooden bridge"
in 9 reviews
"bird sanctuary"
in 2 reviews
"wicklow hills"
in 2 reviews
"sunny day"
in 3 reviews
"tide"
in 6 reviews
"clontarf"
in 6 reviews
"howth"
in 4 reviews
"picnic"
in 4 reviews
"unesco"
in 2 reviews
"birds"
in 3 reviews
"southside"
in 3 reviews
"depth"
in 2 reviews
"photos"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I Love this beach. I love to go with Kids and capture the stunning view of Pool Beg Chimneys. Its nice clean and easily accessible.

Thank Tauseef S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I decided on a recent trip to Dublin that I wanted to do something less typically 'Dublin', and I saw this place recommended here on Trip Advisor. Only 3 - 4 miles outside of the city, it took me about 30 minutes to get there...More

Thank Jo G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

It’s seems Dublin is not in love with its beaches. There are very little amenities on Dollymount beach. The latest amenities to be installed were some solar powered showers to rinse off sand and sea water from bathers but in mid Winter some don’t work....More

Thank DublinWelcomesAll
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I have great memories of Clontarf on Dublin's Northside when I was very young! I remember well going to the North Bull Island with my family, home to Dollymount Strand. Take a long walk on the fantastic beach or through the sand dunes or along...More

1  Thank dtlibra
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Beautiful place to take long walks and collect shells.. Your kids will love it but makes sure you dress them up well as it might be windy.. Just take the 130 from Abbey Street and get off at the wooden bridge... Pass the bridge and...More

1  Thank gour_dim
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Bull Island, or North Bull Island is home to Dollymount strand and acres of dunes, rich in flora and fauna. Interesting wooden bridge, hip outdoor Café ( "Happy Out"), a resident seal population (at the Sutton end), swooping birds and delicate flowers that leave you...More

Thank Life-is-good-CC
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

With the completion of the extended cycle lane on the Northside of Dublin Bay why not take a spin out along the coast and pop in to the new "Pop-up" cafe on the Bull Wall. Happy Out is the newest in Pop-ups and is great...More

1  Thank S K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I write this review for two reasons 1 dollymount is an awesome beach and you will enjoy but the 2 is the new coffee shack at the end of the long walk called " happy out" which just opened last week, lovely coffee and snacks...More

Thank Cdr10gaa
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Long Sandy beach and Bird sanctuary different activities held during the summer such as Battle of the bay, volleyball and the Kite Festival

Thank Gerrirish
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 March 2017

A trip to Bull Island is well worth the visit to see the lovely Dollymount Strand and a fab walk along the Bull wall. A stunning view (360 degrees) of Dublin Bay. The ferry passes by as it comes and goes on its travels. Fab...More

Thank MsIreland2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 150 hotels in Dublin
Annagh House
89 reviews
1.46 miles away
Clontarf Castle Hotel
4,570 reviews
2.18 miles away
Marine Hotel
613 reviews
2.20 miles away
Hilton Dublin Airport Hotel
2,582 reviews
2.36 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
McHugh's Wine & Dine Raheny
166 reviews
.74 miles away
The Watermill
37 reviews
.65 miles away
Bread Naturally
9 reviews
.96 miles away
Perk-U-Licious Coffee House
8 reviews
.94 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Red Stables Food Market
6 reviews
.86 miles away
St. Anne's Park, Dublin
196 reviews
.46 miles away
Bull Island Visitor and Interpretative Centre
29 reviews
.02 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
AngelaS10
2 June 2015|
Answer
Response from JW D | Reviewed this property |
- From the Wooden Bridge (Clontarf) end: * literally just cross the road from the bridge to reach Kinara, which has for years offered a very interesting "eastern" menu. Its the place with a turbaned figure standing at the... More
1
Vote
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor