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Crystal Clear Waters and White Sand Beaches

Unbelievably blue, clear waters of the Atlantic to rival any Caribbean beach. Chilly North... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
The Villages, Florida
Crazy beautiful

Off the beaten path but well worth it. Are these beaches for real??? We loved walking along the... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
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Clifden, Ireland
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Unbelievably blue, clear waters of the Atlantic to rival any Caribbean beach. Chilly North Atlantic waters may require a wet suit for some.

Thank jpcaraher
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Off the beaten path but well worth it. Are these beaches for real??? We loved walking along the sand and hiked up the cliffs a bit in the way back. Not ideal beach weather when we were there but hard to believe we were the...More

Thank Andreaatkinson101
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Crystal clear waters, coral beach. Beautiful spot for swimming. No toilets which is a shame. Limited parking but so worth the stop off.

1  Thank SkinnyminnyMoo12
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Stopped here on a drive to Roundstone from Clifden. Amazed by the deep blue water and white sand. Spent a couple of hours looking at shells and just relaxing taking in the view. Only saw a handful of other visitors the whole time (unlike Dog's...More

1  Thank ExiledWolverine
Reviewed April 2, 2018

The roads might be a bit challenging but they're typical rural Ireland. What a lovely drive ! Next trip, the fourth, we'll picnic there. If you stay at a local hotel in Clifden you may want to engage a driver, which is inexpensive, to explore...More

1  Thank Clif C
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Great beach and pure white sand, Need the weather to enjoy it though ;} Lovely area for walks & running etc.

Thank albamoto
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Visually the waters look tropical blue and the sand white. A great place to stop and picnic. Always a stop we do anytime we are in the area.

Thank ogormanJ
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is a stunningly beautiful bay, with white coral sand and turquoise sea. Well worth a stop to take it all in.

Thank L3K
Reviewed July 21, 2017

We stopped off at Mannin Bay, after an enjoyable afternoon in Cliftden, on our way round the Roundstone loop. It has fabulously white sand and turquoise green sea, which reminded us of holidaying in the Caribbean! The beach itself had lots of amazing shells and...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

We stopped off on a loop drive around Connemara. This is a beautiful beach with a ton of seashells. There were people swimming but we are from Florida so getting in the water was out of the question, lol. This is a definite stop.

1  Thank itsadogslife717
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