Salthill Beaches, Galway

Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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 to visit Salthill Beaches during your Galway vacation using our convenient Galway online tour planner.
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  • The beaches are covered in seaweed when the tide is out but there are excellent spots for swimming and even diving or just sitting back, relaxing and watching the world go by. Beautiful spot to...  more »
  • no better place to be to watch the sun go down!....took a lovely stroll down the prom and always meet a familiar face  more »
  • Salthill Beaches is just a short distance out of Galway along the spectacular coast. Another location you must see as you travel through Ireland on your driving holiday.  more »

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