Rosslare beach is a mix of sand and stone. This beach runs along the southern peninsula to Wexford Bay.
Blue Flag beaches in Waterford, Ireland, the Blue Flag award is a prestigious, international award scheme that aims to provide an assurance to tourists that a beach has met a minimum standard. To collect a Blue Flag any UK and Ireland beach must achieve the highest quality of water, facilities, safety, environmental education and management.
Below we list the current Waterford beaches holding the Blue Flag award.
Tramore Beach is a sweeping bay with all the facilities of a seaside town. Popular with families and surfers/bodyboarders.
Ardmore beach is a mile-long sandy beach, commonly known as the Main Beach. The beach stretches northwards from the small seaside fishing village.
Dunmore East has a few small beaches along with the larger Councillors beach.
Councillors Strand beach is the largest of the beaches within Dunmore East. The beach is ideal for families at is has safe swimming.
Clonea beach is over a mile long stretch of beach.