Keel Beach, Achill Island

4.9
#1 of 7 in Beaches in County Mayo
A long, sandy stretch of coast, Keel Beach serves as the perfect spot for a romantic walk, or, if you're prepared to risk the icy water, a dip in the shallows. Try your hand at surfing, diving, or windsurfing, or simply relax and enjoy the memorable natural scenery. Use our Achill Island road trip tool to arrange your visit to Keel Beach and other attractions in Achill Island.
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  • Bit cold as it was early spring but was delightfully clear day. Great imposing cliff on eastern side was very striking. Weren’t brave enough to go for a swim as am well acquainted with Irish waters. C...  more »
  • visit this beach and above all the way to get to it is wonderful roads tortuous and in my case with fine Misty Rain but a surprise and a prize. I recommend to visit it, but is more the own way and landscapes that you are.
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  • First went to Keel beach back in 1968 and always say that this is where my husband and I fell in love! Visited numerous times over the years and this is our favourite place to celebrate special weddin...  more »

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