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Address: Easkey, Sligo, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-96-49020
Activities: Surfing

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Swallows nest

We stayed in the Swallows nest in Easky, Co. Sligo... though the village is quaint and quiet, the house we rented was everything we come have wished for. The owners are the most... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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The Curragh, Ireland
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The Curragh, Ireland
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We stayed in the Swallows nest in Easky, Co. Sligo... though the village is quaint and quiet, the house we rented was everything we come have wished for. The owners are the most amazing people, as are their whole family... There are some absolutely breath-taking walks down by the river... The house is right across from the River Easky.. This... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Not too much to do in the town but it is a great place to stop and walk around. The views are amazing.

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Maguiresbridge
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

If carlsberg done tranquil seaside destinations, then Easkey would have to be the best in the world. I spent every summer here growing up on our holidays and the place is just beautiful... If travelling along on the 'Wild Atlantic Way' make sure and stop off here. It's the best place in the WEST

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We went to see the O'Dowd castle and fell in love with the town and seashore. The ruins of the castle were impressive. Our ancestral home!

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Vienna
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49 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Quiet little beach town. You can't beat the surrounding rolling hills and the gorgeous beach. Wish we had more time to explore.

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Ballymena
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

A weekend to escape from reality...this is the place to go. I had great company and the craic was mighty. Set up the tent in the NEW camp/caravan site. Right in the middle of the village. Great for Apres surf :-) BTW all surfers...please support the Easkey community and use this site... Great shower block...laundry facilities etc. And the surf... More 

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Sligo, Ireland
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

I love Easkey! Go here for the surf and a good brisk walk but don't go if you are looking for nightclubs and a 'busy' town! I don't understand people who review the place saying that it is a bad thing that it is so quiet. That's the attraction; peace and quiet! You can walk the dogs on the coast... More 

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Tuscola, Michigan
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

sweety little town but its lacking real,original charm.everything (houses,shops,hotels etc.) looks like it is trying too hard to be something it just not is. pity it isnt proud to be a lovely little cute beach town

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Ballina, Ireland
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

Small village with great waves but stony shore. Has everything that is needed for a simple holiday or visit, fishing, surfing horse riding simple dining. Lots of international surfers never know who you will meet.

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Mount Airy, Maryland
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

The split rock of Easkey is an interesting site and like all things Irish has a interesting tale about it.

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Address: Easkey, Sligo, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-96-49020
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo

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