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The awesome Burren setting, the black residue of volcanic sand, the rock pools and vegetation ... all invite you to indulge in some creative photography. Visit during golden hour (sunrise or sunset) and be lucky as we were to catch horses on the beach, and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank angelog226
Reviewed 2 days ago

This beach is gorgeous , a good beach for dog walking if its not busy in the summer, good parking and not a long walk from car park to beach . Toilet facilities available . Life guard on duty , and when we were there...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank RachelWilliams2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved walking barefoot on this beach. splashing in the water, and best of all, riding giant draft horses on the beach early in the morning!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank LennardZ4
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

One of the nicest beaches in Ireland. Rock pools to keep the toddlers entertained for hours. The waves are gentle enough for kiddies and probably learner surfers.. my 9yr old had a ball on them with her boogie board. Can get big jelly fish like...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank maidiedg
Reviewed June 28, 2019

As driving via very coastal route toward Moher's Cliffs, stopped here to sightseeings. Road 477 is narrow but good to drive. Many significant places to stop and take a look towards sea and same time high hills behind you. Feel like human being is a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank JaakkoTapio
Reviewed June 22, 2019

On our way from the Cliffs of Moher to Galway we made a pit stop to stretch our legs at Fanore Beach. If the weather is agreeable it would be a top recommendation. Free parking, surfing lessons, beautiful views and a sizable stretch of beach...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank LukefromGermany
Reviewed May 27, 2019

We were on a day trip from Dublin and our bus passed by this beach coming from The Barrens. The guide pointed out this beach as he said it is very popular among the surfers. The day we passed by the waves were small, but...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed March 10, 2019

Wild and wooly and deserted in winter. Packed in summer I believe. Surf school! Huge tides! Take beach chairs!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank carrum_jetty
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

It was Winter when we visited so the sand was a bit soppy and the wind was strong but we enjoyed it nonetheless. The Atlantic is a true force- get close to it when you can. Fanore is a very cute area with incredible landscape!!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

nice beach for surfing or swimming, with amazing breaks and waves, has a shower to wash off at the parking lot

Date of experience: November 2018
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