Pollan Bay Beach is a remote sand and pebble beach backed by low dunes located at the northwestern tip of the Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal. On the northern tip Read more [...]
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Downings Beach is a large bay with rocky shingle and sandy beach backed by some dunes. The beach is popular for swimming, kayaking, boating, windsurfing, sailing, bodyboarding and surfing. Facilities Read more [...]
Naran beach is a large sandy beach backed by sand dunes.
Portsalon or Magherawarden beach is a large sandy beach gently shelving into the sea. The beach is backed by sand dunes. Portsalon is at one end of a large bay Read more [...]
Magheroarty Beach is a remote and unspoilt sandy curving beach with nice views to the nearby islands of Inishbofin and Tory. The beach is backed by large sand dunes. The Read more [...]
Tullan Strand beach, a sandy beach facing Donegal Bay. Popular with surfers – left hand reef break.
Glencolumbkille beach (aka Gleann Cholm Cille and Glencolumbcille) is a sandy beach tucked in between two rocky outcrops. The beach is backed by a grassy/dune area and you have rocks Read more [...]
Kinnagoe Bay Beach is a sandy beach below hills on the north-eastern coast of County Donegal. The top of the hills have some great views over to he Scottish islands of Read more [...]
Tramore Strand Beach is a within Sheephaven Bay that skirts the Rosapenna Golf Club and just next to the village and beach at Downings.
Marble Hill beach is sandy beach with dunes. The sand dune at Marble Hill have many flowers and bird species and is one of the remaining locations in Ireland where Read more [...]
It is a long sandy beach that stretches about 1kms along the bay backed by sand dunes. Can be very busy on nice days.
Carrickfinn beach is a large sandy beach backed by sand dunes. The beach is located within Gweedore Bay which is a Natural Heritage Area.