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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sand dunes” (34 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (33 reviews)
“strand bar” (11 reviews)
LOCATION
Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
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"sand dunes"
in 34 reviews
"beautiful beach"
in 33 reviews
"strand bar"
in 11 reviews
"atlantic waves"
in 6 reviews
"walk along the beach"
in 9 reviews
"sea front"
in 8 reviews
"surfers paradise"
in 9 reviews
"strand hill"
in 8 reviews
"great waves"
in 4 reviews
"long beach"
in 4 reviews
"brisk walk"
in 4 reviews
"draft house"
in 5 reviews
"caravan park"
in 4 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 11 reviews
"great ice cream"
in 4 reviews
"golf course"
in 10 reviews
"low tide"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just a 20 minute bus from Sligo city, this beach is perfect for everyone. It seemed like the perfect location for surfers of all ages but also great for those looking to sight see like myself. The hill, sand dunes and view were incredible and...More

Thank luke m
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are Jelly Fish in the sea and sometimes washed up on the beach so not a great place for swimming with no suit. However, beaches are very clean and great for surf. Some fantastic walking with dunes and sandy beaches abounding, then some rocky...More

Thank RAW1966
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had great weather and the beach + ocean were simply gorgeous. The "introduction to surfing" activity our group did was perfect - 18 of us, between the ages of 8 and 63, bobbing around the Atlantic - all talk and little action. We're still...More

Thank HamiltonIrishguy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There is no lifeguard on duty, so swimming is not allowed. The strand spans approximately 5km, but it has many places where pebbles and rocks prevail. For walking, building sand castles, erecting stone towers it is a perfect place. It is also very popular for...More

Thank Axel T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in the Northwest and fancy a bit of fun in the surf you’ll find it hard to find a better spot than Strandhill! Stick your wetsuit on and jump in, the waves will take care of the rest! There is a lovely...More

Thank JGormley2014
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a swimming beach but a surfers' paradise. A bus from Sligo goes to Stranhill and plan to have lunch or dinner there and a seaweed bath (it's a must!). I went both at high and low tide and the scenery is so...More

Thank Travel52_11
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Reviewed 1 week ago

staying for the sunset is a must. great spot for photographer. the ice cream and the pizzeria near the spot are great.

Thank sebbus_ch
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit to this beautiful seaside. Perfect for surfers. Lovely to walk along. Plenty of parking. Couple of nice restaurants and a fab icecream n crepe parlour which serves tea n coffees too. Plenty of outdoor seating.

Thank Edel M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous place to visit and spend a beautiful sunny day with a delicious cone watching all the boys and girls surfing and having lots of fun and the children building sand castle s and enjoying themselves .

Thank maryfZ8733HF
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Never been here before, came most days last week in the heatwave!! No deckchairs or sun shades so bring your own. No swimming in the sea as classed as Surfing Beach but fine to dip your toes & let the little ones run around. Close...More

Thank jam16trav
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