We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (288)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“worth the climb”(10 reviews)
“tough walk”(4 reviews)
“lovely beach”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Bray Head, Bray, Ireland
+353 1 605 7700
Reviews (442)
Filter reviews
342 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsworth the climbtough walklovely beachgreat climbthe cliffwicklow mountainswell worth the effortlovely viewthe looptakes about minutesdublin baywalk upirish seabeautiful spottake your timenice walkgreat place to visit
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 342 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

While my husband and I were staying in Bray I had a walk over to Bray head along the seashore. It was amazing as the sun went down and there were several sailing boats out. Great for walkers and sightseers 😊

Thank Joan B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Come to bray and climb bray head to get the most amazing view of the coast line and the view of the town

Thank Yvonne D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can walk about 6km to next town and return by train or just go part way and turn around. Lots of good sights

Thank 2005-travel-lover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice view from Bray seafront, gives me a holiday feeling whenever there :) You can hike Bray head as well, I haven't done that yet, but will when the weather warms up as I can imagine it being quite muddy in this rainy Irish...More

Thank Melania C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can hike up the cross - partially through forest or head along the coastal bath to Greystones - both very rewarding walks of about 45 mins.

1  Thank QQuietroomfan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Taking the train south from Dublin to Bray after leaving the suburbs of Dublin city the train winds its way along the coast and bays with many attractive stopping places for seaside resorts and sandy beaches en route. Bray itself has all the amenities of...More

Thank aslimversgwm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been living in Bray for 22 years and this gentle and scenic climb still takes my breath away. It can be accessed from a number of places from the car park above the Seafront in Bray to the cliff walk starting in Greystones. The...More

Thank Fiona C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great views, tough walk. I'm asthmatic and needed my inhaler to do the climb. My 6 year old also struggled a little and he is normally fine with places like this. But, it is worth the climb

1  Thank Maxine I
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Bray Head is amazing! The walk takes about 20 minutes. It‘s steep but it pays! The view is awesome and you can continue your walk above the cliff walk.

Thank 690corinab
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

There were a few people paddling by the sea but it wasn’t hot enough to swim. We saw a funfair with some thrill seeking rides and researched a booklet of tickets for a cheaper price if you visited the middle Booth. On such a lovely...More

Thank mondragonyun
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Bray
Esplanade Hotel
691 reviews
.38 km away
The Martello Hotel
668 reviews
.72 km away
The Porterhouse Inn
54 reviews
.72 km away
Wilton Hotel Bray
520 reviews
1.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 103 restaurants in Bray
Carpe Diem
157 reviews
.85 km away
Gelateria Seafront
215 reviews
.87 km away
Butler and Barry Gastrobar
195 reviews
.87 km away
Caffe Letterario GattaNera
66 reviews
.99 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 30 attractions in Bray
National Sea Life Centre
423 reviews
.86 km away
Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Centre
35 reviews
1.27 km away
The Holy Redeemer Church
7 reviews
1.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bray Head staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines