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Buncrana Beach

Shore Front, Buncrana, Ireland
353-77-20020
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Stunning beach

Well this is a beautiful beach! The weather wasn't great but the dramatic sky's over this beach... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
beachholidays08
,
Dublin
via mobile
Take the trail

The beach is nice, but the walk out to Fr. Hegarty's rock is well worth the taking. It's a nice... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Terence B
,
Chicago, Illinois
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  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Shore Front, Buncrana, Ireland
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353-77-20020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well this is a beautiful beach! The weather wasn't great but the dramatic sky's over this beach took my breath away! I can only guess that on a nice sunny day it would be truly spectacular

Thank beachholidays08
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The beach is nice, but the walk out to Fr. Hegarty's rock is well worth the taking. It's a nice gentle walk along the coastline of the Swilly.

Thank Terence B
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Good parking, public toilets and children play park close by. Beautiful sandy beach to stroll or just relax.

Thank ulsterb
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We were here in February, but it was really stunning,lovely for walks and just looking at the scenery.

Thank Tracy151
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing beaches friendly people great base for exploring local area. Great for a family holiday or for couples. Lovely walks in Amazing Grace country . Will be taking another trip to this lovely country soon

Thank Al A
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Stoped over here while on business in the area and its lovely we were there in a wet rainy cold day but the place still left a great impression

Thank Martino B
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

The roughly three mile return walk through all the beaches is full of beautiful views across the water. The path is well maintained with benches placed regularly if you want to stop to rest and enjoy the scenery. We found it easy to find somewhere...More

Thank luluazul24
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This is a beautiful safe beach with a wonderful walk that overlooks the beautiful Lough Swilly. There is a children's play area and an outdoor gym if the walk isn't enough exercise for you.

Thank TredaTraveller
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We were lucky to spend time on this beach on a sunny day in March. It is a gorgeous setting with water, mountains, a golf course and some beautiful scenery to admire. Worth a trip!

Thank TravelGirl181747
Reviewed 14 March 2017

As this beach is located away from the main road, cars can't access it like some in the locality, thus making it a very safe beach for children to play on. The rocks on the beach make for great seats and ideal if your children...More

Thank Jeanette L
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