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the coolest beach!!

A tricky one to reach but this hidden gem is a little piece of paradise....one of Ballybunions... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
marsbuck
,
Listowel, Ireland
Stunning

You will struggle to get down there by foot but the view from the cliff walk is totally outstanding... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martino B
,
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
via mobile
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1 week ago
“the coolest beach!!”
2 weeks ago
“Stunning ”
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Ballybunion, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A tricky one to reach but this hidden gem is a little piece of paradise....one of Ballybunions famous beaches its accessible by climbing down a worn path and abseiling by rope but its worth the effort...stunning views...untouched, unspoiled...soft glorious sand....the famous rock arch The Virgins...More

Thank marsbuck
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You will struggle to get down there by foot but the view from the cliff walk is totally outstanding such a beautiful spot

Thank Martino B
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely beach great view and quite hidden. Might be hard to get down there if you have young kids but it's well worth visiting

Thank Polaris R
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I'm a podiatrist and thought we'd drive to ballybunion just to get a picture of the city sign. We found it and locals stopped to help us take a picture and told us about Nun's Beach. Amazing views. Beautiful walking trail along the edge of...More

Thank Randall B
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

On a bright August afternoon, the beach was utterly smooth and untouched by human interaction. Otherworldly.

Thank Aitch22
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

I have never walked on the nun's beach as one needs to be very daring and fit to clamber down there. It is surrounded by cliff and can be viewed from the paths overhead It is gorgeous. Once the nuns in the old convent above...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Stunning beach with fantastic views. A great place to walk or bring the kids for a day out. Very close the town. It was a miserable day when we visited but it was still stunning. I could just imagine what it would be like on...More

Thank Kirsty C
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This beach is just breath-taking. We viewed it from the Cliff Walk in Ballybunion. We tried to find a path from the Cliff Walk down to the actual beach but with no luck. But the view is beautiful. Even saw sheep grazing on the cliffs....More

Thank cmiller25
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Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Heavenly view on The Nuns beach! We accidentally bumped on the beach because we were walking the cliffs. Nice view and even on the walking route there was no one.

Thank VervoortK
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

Huge arch which the sun sets through, accessible by climbing down a very steep but manageable cliff. But well worth the effort, huge beach, often have it to yourself. Can often see dolphins. Turquoise waters and caves right behind where you sunbathe. Not to be...More

Thank mick o
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