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Day on the beach

This was a lovely wide beach, clean and easily accessible. We were there on one of those rare days in July that were actually pleasant . The sand is clean, when the tide is out... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2015
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Chatham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

The beach has lovely soft sand and is very clean with very little seaweed. There is a small shop which sells buckets and spades as well as drinks and ice creams. The water was a very long way away when we were there which was ok but meant that we didn't spend a lot of time together as one of... More 

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Midlands, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

we spend a very enjoyable week in Duncannon staying very near this lovely safe child friendly beach topped off with Fireworks display at the end of the week as part of the sand scuplting festival that we unfortunately we could not stay for. lovely long beach that you can drive your car onto and enjoy the lovely views of the... More 

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Drogheda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

This was a lovely wide beach, clean and easily accessible. We were there on one of those rare days in July that were actually pleasant . The sand is clean, when the tide is out there are lots of pools for small children to explore. There is a small surf themed café with a large paddling pool area where children... More 

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County Tipperary, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Fab beach no stones and no seaweed, only thing I found unusual about it is the walk you have to do to get to the water one day and the next it's right up at front. Wouldn't put me off I still went swimming. Will def be back. Duncannon itself quaint little village.

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Rep of Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We are regulars on this beautiful beach whether its on a nice summer's day or on a windy day in the middle of winter. It's patrolled by life guards and beach wardens during the summer season and water tested to ensure safe bathing conditions. We wouldnt want to go anywhere else, the kids love it too. Playground, shop, takeaways and... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Has to be one of the best beaches in the South East . Great to walk on when the tide is out , you can get some amazing photos when the large ships are entering the port . Also a great place to wind surf there is a guy there who does classes a good expierence overall.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Lovely clean sandy beach, safe for children with a lifegaurd on duty during the summer months. Great view of the whole estuary across to Woodstown beach and right out to the Hook Lighthouse. Great for walking the dog or an evening stroll!

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Duncannon, Wexford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I visit this beach regularly and I love it. Great for a long walk. Also it's very safe to swim in when the tide is in fully. Water quality has improved the last 2 years which is brilliant news. One of the few beaches where you can drive on. There's a Sandsculpting festival there every August which is well worth... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

What can you enjoy on duncannon beach? Walk, jog or swim Build sandcastles Park your car and enjoy the view Play football or volleyball Practice your golf swing Watch the fishing boats and cruisers passing by Pick shells Take part in our festivals whether it be sponsored walks, St Patrick's day parade, Sandsculpting competition, kitesurfing festival and many more So... More 

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Duncannon, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Duncannon Beach is a beautiful beach. We use it regularly and have never had any complaints. Where else can you go to the beach and have the facilities of toilets, lifeguards, shops, bars, food and more within a stones throw and also its great for wheelchair access. It has had some bad reviews below but it is kept very well... More 

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