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Inchydoney Beach, Clonakilty

Categories: Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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4.7/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web
Enjoy coastal views along the smooth, sandy shores of Inchydoney Beach. This small island features beaches with a backdrop of dunes and was given the international Blue Flag award by the Foundation for Environmental Education. Head to this spot, just a short distance from Clonakilty, for a day of relaxation or recreation. The beach has its own surf school that welcomes both beginners and more experienced surfers. Meander along the seaside, take in rugged coastal views, and, if you would like to stay overnight, look into the nearby Inchydoney Island Lodge and Spa overlooking the shoreline. A visit to Inchydoney Beach represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Clonakilty vacation trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We went on this trip as part of model railway visit . We took the scenic route on coast road . The girls were delighted to sit and enjoy people waving as we thundered through the narrow roads to inchy...  read more »
  • I've never seen a beach quite like this -- there were literally miles of sand because it was low tide when I drove by. I then read somewhere that the tides in Ireland are at their lowest in September....  read more »
  • Great place to take family and friends in West Cork. Beautiful views and easy access. Traffic can be an issue during the Summer months though. 
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