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One of the best beaches in Fingal

Refreshing air, beautiful surroundings. Peaceful with constantly changing scenery as the tide ebbs... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
Diane L
Dublin, Ireland

This is great place to walk. Nice fresh air. Calm and peaceful area. One side of the beach is... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2016
Nevin J
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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Sep 13, 2017
“One of the best beaches in Fingal”
May 17, 2016
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Refreshing air, beautiful surroundings. Peaceful with constantly changing scenery as the tide ebbs and flows. Don't miss out on this gem of a place to unwind, exercise and breath! Take some time out to relax and forget about everything but the wonder of nature around...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Diane L
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

This is great place to walk. Nice fresh air. Calm and peaceful area. One side of the beach is having different of types of rocks. So if u like to collect rocks this is the place.!!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Nevin J
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Driving through Donabate a spectacular and stunning view appears of a glorious bay and beach which is the end of the road. The only way out is the way you came but you may never want to leave such a picturesque village in such a...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed February 9, 2016

the view is just breath taking the water was fresh and the air was pure with the water splashing on my feet it felt like heaven

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed December 9, 2015

Great place to walk along for miles with sea on one side. Leave the car at the start beside the Martello Tower and have a nice long refreshing walk. Important to plan it properly especially in Winter as beach can become covered by the tide....More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Anonymister_Surrey
Reviewed September 30, 2015

This beach in Donabate, County Dublin is one of the finest sandy beaches in Ireland. Brilliant for a good long walk. Great views of Howth head and Lambay Island. Located close to the beautiful village of Donabate.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Gerard R
Reviewed September 28, 2015

This is a great beach to go to for a good walk. It's very long, goes all the way to Malahide estuary, and the sand is very suitable for walking, not too soft. Good parking at the Martello tower. The beach can get busy during...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank John W
Reviewed July 18, 2015

was driven along the coast by a kind friend, I so enjoyed the views, stopped at Tower Beach to take pictures and it was so windy we were afraid of being blown off the little cliff into the sea! views are dramatic and stunning

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank vanessashihtzu
Reviewed May 28, 2014

The beach in Donabate is very beautiful and long , very pleasant for walking . It is significantly affected by the tides. We could see at least two areas allowing for access to this beach. During the summer is is probably perfect for sunbathing but...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed June 26, 2013

There are a number of entry points onto this very pleasant beach. The main entrance is accessed by following the main road from Donabate village past Donabate Golf Club and straight through the small roundabout as you near the Waterside Hotel. Cars are no longer...More

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank Suburban_Couple
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