Salthill Beaches, Galway

(4.2/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
Connected by a long promenade lined with bars, restaurants, and hotels, Salthill Beaches represent a cluster of small beaches separated by rocky outcrops. Diving platforms and floating rafts encourage brave swimmers into the chilly waters. Dutiful guards watch over the beaches during the summer months, while the promenade buzzes with walkers, joggers, bicyclists, and strollers. Nearby shops, amusement parks, aquariums, and casinos ensure endless entertainment. Plan your visit to Salthill Beaches and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Galway family vacation planner.
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  • Walked by Salthill to direct us to a hotel where is presented a group of music Celtic similar to Lord of of Dance. Wonderful sounds that we allowed close the eyes and feeling in the soul the deep green of that country magic. Salthill is a neighborhood and a beach bathed by the Blue Ocean, where seagulls walk safe and quiet and the brightness of the sky (we went in May and us not rained one day) is so pure that the soul can leave the body and walk at our side as a playful shade. Everything is wonder in Ireland.
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  • A good place to go for a walk and breathe in the air but in February did not feel special in any particular way ? Seemed like any other British or Irish beach ?  more »
  • always a pleasure to walk around Salthill - there's a buzz there like no place else, with lovely places for a coffee, Amazed to see swimmers (without wet suits) at the Diving Boards - hardy souls  more »