Inchydoney Beach, Clonakilty

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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. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Inchydoney Beach and many more Clonakilty attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Clonakilty trip planner.
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  • Inchydoney Beach beach is certainly worth a visit in any season. It is super clean. It is a lovely long beach so you can be as energetic as you wish or simply sit and watch the ocean.  more »
  • Fab beach for a lovely walk. Great to see youngsters from a sports club out training early mornings on the beach. Very private and quiet  more »

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