Old Head Beach, Louisburgh

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  • Crystal clear waters with beautiful Sandy Beach. Pier jumping at high tide is a must. There is ample car parking, beach & pier patrolled by lifeguards. Watersports available. Make sure you bring a...  more »
  • Happen on this by mistake and what a gem great place to chill and watch the weather could do with bin to get rid of rubbish  more »
  • Stunning beach and with plenty of walking routes to choose from , with the added bonus a picturesque view of Croagh Patrick.  more »
  • Nice place
  • Great spot for swimming and snorkeling. SUP for kids great fun. Pier jumping, great views and lovely weather. Beware the jellyfish though and very busy so worth climbing over the dunes to the less busy neighbouring beach.
  • Went paddle boarding here. Got tuition from Humphrey who was excellent and very friendly. The girl in the hut think it was Saidh was extremely helpful and cheerful. Very reasonably priced, would highly recommend
  • Nice beach for a good long walk or play with the kids. Lots of rocks here so not sure its entirely safe for swimming etc. Beautiful for relaxing at though.
  • Fantastic beach ,great activities Sup Boarding was wonderful way to view the bay most enjoyable. Great way to meet new people. Only down fall is the public Toilets are filthy not fit for use .

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