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Fortune smiled as the sun shone and the views spectacular, as we strolled along the soft sandy beach

Our hotel offered a Keel Beach across from the hotel, and the pathway leading to the beach passed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John M
Lyon, France
Beautiful but Freezing winds

This is a very gorgeous beach and really takes you back to nature. It faces the open sea and is... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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All reviews kite surfing camping park blue flag open sea strong rip currents great for families fell in love bad weather lovely sand nice weather great place to visit lifeguard on duty camper van within walking distance plenty of parking beautiful scenery hidden gem
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our hotel offered a Keel Beach across from the hotel, and the pathway leading to the beach passed by the Keel Sandybanks campsite (Caravan and Camping Park) with lots of mobile homes & caravans and grazing sheep. Fortune smiled on us as the autumn sun...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed 15 January 2019

This is a very gorgeous beach and really takes you back to nature. It faces the open sea and is quite cold even in July when the breeze is blowing but then I live in a country of 30+ degree temperatures and wouldn't brave the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hildyblues
Reviewed 23 November 2018

What a beautiful beach. Lovely sand dunes and sandy beach with gorgeous views around bay and out to sea. Plenty of small outlets selling snacks. Toilets and car parks close to beach.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MarisolChichester
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Have visited and walked this beach for over fifty years and always got a great refreshing, invigorating and wild experience on every visit. Never crowded, plenty of safe parking space and a magnificent view of the real Atlantic Way. It's quite a lengthy walk from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ferryport354
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Fabulous way to blow away your worries walking on this beautiful beach in a windy day in Autumn ................

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Z4936DLcarolines
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is one of the most beautiful beaches you will ever find, for several reasons: - It is uncrowded, at the top of tourist season you might find 50 people spread over two and a half miles - it is huge, miles long - there...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We walked this beach a number of times recently and it is still as beautiful and wild as it was when I first visited it over 40 years ago. Very accessible and ideal for pushing buggies etc. Also a great surfers beach. Well worth a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cappa60
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Keel Beach is no Keem Bay but there's a caravan and camping park beside it so great for families and young people.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lily_doyle26
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Teenager did surf school we walked it with the smaller ones. It's lovely. Dogs and horses as well as walkers passed us. Everyone really friendly. Lovely morning.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Celladu
Reviewed 19 August 2018

watch out for Rams and enjoyable to watch times stood still. lot to see and follow WWW signs, believe me they are worth it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dublinhappyfamily
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