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Dunree Bay

Dunree, Buncrana, Ireland
353-77-20020
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Ranked #8 of 25 Attractions in Buncrana
Type: Beaches
Most recent review
- Sep 2, 2014
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Dublin, Ireland
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201 reviews 201 reviews
41 attraction reviews
234 helpful votes 234 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were amazed at the sheer size of the Fort, which is quite deceiving as you approach it. What a beautiful spot the fort is in – the scenery is absolutely breath-taking. Even if you’re not particularly interested in history (whether that be military or otherwise) this place is definitely worth a visit. You take the tour of the small... More

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Killyleagh, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

liked the laid back atmosphere and it was reasonably organised and has a well documented history sensibly set out . Some of the exhibits could do with more preservation but apart from that it was a really authentic experience . Would highly recommend a visit to anyone but especially those with military or navy links

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County Mayo, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Wow, you have to visit here for the views! Breathtaking, where else in the world would you see such spectacular scenery.

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Banbridge, Co Down
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We have just returned from a trip to Inishowen and visited Fort Dunree on a beautiful sunny day in June. My advice would be to give the museum a miss because there really is very little to see of any interest and at 6 euros entrance fee I feel its a waste of money. I've been to better museums which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

I went here with someone who is very interested in History etc. I wouldn't be that interested in history but I absolutely enjoyed our visit to Fort Dunree, the walks and the scenery was stunning!

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Portlaoise, Ireland
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

Dunree Bay is a place to see with Dunree Museum nearby and ruins of an old fort you may find an explosive on the way...only joking but there was one found in the past. A must see place

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Berkshire, UK
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17 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

The views from, and walks around, Fort Dunree in Inishowen are spectacular. It's worth stopping off here if you are driving the magnificent Inishowen 100 route around the peninsula.

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Hancock, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

Peacful and relaxing. We would love to go back and spend so more time in this part of Irealnd.

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2011

Lovley little secluded beach, very romantic, would be a great place in the summer

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