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Claremont Beach

Harbour Road, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 890 5000
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Could be better

Not the best beach I've been too. Not one ice cream van around while we where there. Kinda dull... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dublin, Ireland
Archie thinks it's Outstanding!

Tuesday tide so high you could not get on, but Wednesday just brilliant - miles of beach to run on... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Freddie M
Largs, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Harbour Road, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 890 5000

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not the best beach I've been too. Not one ice cream van around while we where there. Kinda dull. ...

Thank AlSin83
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Tuesday tide so high you could not get on, but Wednesday just brilliant - miles of beach to run on. Keeps changing format by the heat, but just a great place to walk.

Thank Freddie M
Reviewed 29 March 2017

It's close proximity to Dublin makes this an easy destination. But the beach is somewhat underwhelming in particular when compared to the Louth coast line. But good enough for a recreational.

Thank Marcus H
Reviewed 21 September 2016

A small beach just off Harbour Road that expands into a very large one when the tide is out, Claremont should not be missed when visiting Howth. The view of Ireland Eye is magnificent with athe mountains sometimes visible in the distance. A great way...More

1  Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A quiet stroll in the late evening the beach is hidden away between houses. the sand is clean and was being enjoyed by young families. The views across to Howth and the Islands (Ireland's Eye and Lambeg) are great and on a clear day you...More

2  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Small beach at Howth with soft sand. At low tide it joins up with burrow beach and makes for a nice walk with great views of Ireland's eye.

1  Thank Lawrence T
Reviewed 25 July 2016

When the tide is out, you can walk and walk and walk and walk. The sand is packed, making walking and sea shell collecting easy. Thoroughly enjoyed our times here!

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 27 June 2016

If the tide is out, you can get the DART to Howth, then walk along the beach to neighbouring Burrow Beach in Sutton and get the DART back to Dublin City from Sutton station. The walk is along both beaches has views of Portmarnock Golf...More

1  Thank Milo528
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

What a great sandy beach so close to a capital city and our dog Archie loving every moment on it - both running and swimming. We walked it every day when in Howth down as far as Sutton Golf club from the harbour when the...More

Thank Freddie M
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Though can be rather exposed in the wind, which is most days! All the same worth a visit, there are nicer beaches up the coast, but for a quick kick around in the sand, or stand on the beach and look out to sea you...More

Thank Theycallitmadness
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