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Malahide Beach

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Nice seafront

The beach starts just opposite the Grand Hotel, where the estuary joins the sea. This sandy beach... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dtlibra
,
Ennis, Ireland
Not the greatest of beaches

The tourist blurb called this a golden sandy beach - that was an exaggeration, it’s just about an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chris S
,
Londonderry UK
via mobile
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sand dunes” (3 reviews)
“great walk” (5 reviews)
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Malahide, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach starts just opposite the Grand Hotel, where the estuary joins the sea. This sandy beach runs eastward along the river to the Marina and then turns southwards towards Portmarnock until it meets about a mile of mostly rocky shore-land. The grassy dunes separating...More

Thank dtlibra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tourist blurb called this a golden sandy beach - that was an exaggeration, it’s just about an average beach, not a great deal of sand, a lot of shells. Not what I would consider a proper beach

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had stayed in Malahide in the Beechwood country house B&B and the next day we were on route to Howth to take a walk down the beautiful pier and we stopped on such a beautiful sunny day the beach was buzzing with people walking.

Thank malcolm1959
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Malahide beach is my daily haunt for many years. It is a quiet well kept beach with beautiful views of Lambay Island and Donabate beach.I t is a fave spot for local dog owners and indeed it boasts a super swimming area for all our...More

Thank KathyMalahide
Reviewed 15 October 2017

flew to dublin to visit a company based at malahide , beautiful area with wonderfull restaurants a, bars and cafes, next i go back will try to get more than a couple of days as so much to see

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful clean beach 🌊, there is ice cream, array of restaurants, traditional bars and miles of sand to scroll along!! 🌤

Thank OvernightJunket
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

It's such a pretty spot. Just sit by the banks and chill! It was even better as it was such a beautiful day today. Take a stroll along the banks.... it's therapeutic! :)

Thank Jon Wei K
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The beach itself can be stoney but it's worth it. Great views close to public transport 32 and 102 buses. Can be a strong current in parts so watch for that

Thank holsgirlDublin
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Malahide beach is not that big there is a bit of a strand to walk along and plenty of locals and visitors walk along and stop to dip a toe in the water.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 31 July 2017

After visiting Malahide castle, we walk into the quaint town of Malahide. It was a beautiful sunny day, so we decided to pick up some food in a local grocery store and pic nic along the beach. The water was dappled with little sail boats,...More

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