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A rare beauty - not to be missed!

First went to Keel beach back in 1968 and always say that this is where my husband and I fell in... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Frances C
Achill Sound, Ireland
Beautiful, Hidden Gem

We drove up the mountain side and down the other side to the beautiful Keel Beach. It reminded me... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Ruth W
Chardon, Ohio
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“kite surfing” (5 reviews)
“fine sand” (3 reviews)
Achill Island, Ireland
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

First went to Keel beach back in 1968 and always say that this is where my husband and I fell in love! Visited numerous times over the years and this is our favourite place to celebrate special wedding anniversaries. Lived in Canada for most of...More

Thank Frances C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We drove up the mountain side and down the other side to the beautiful Keel Beach. It reminded me of the beauty found in Hawaii. The views of the Atlantic are gorgeous.

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We were here a couple years ago with my cousin, went back again on our trip this year. It was too chilly for a swim (although my cousin begged to differ). I love the cliffs off the left and the sheep just hanging out. I've...More

Thank Erik K
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Went here many times during our stay on the island in all weather conditions! Lovely sandy beach, good for water sports including surfing and kite surfing, especially on the windier days. On one visit, saw dolphins in the bay. The beach is supported by a...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Was staying in Keel for our holidays went to Keel beach a few times and it is just lovely with beautiful big beach with lovely sand and the scenery is just breathtaking. There was a life guard on duty which i though was amazing because...More

Thank lisnafin1
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is a big beautiful beach. Lovely for a bracing walk . It's a blue flag beach for good reason. There is a surfing school there too... in a big double decker bus!!

Thank mudbug2014
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Camped right beside the beach We got great weather. Waves were good for the kids on the body board (4 and 7) Has to be seen to be believed really. Highly recommend a trip

Thank aconnaghan
Reviewed 4 September 2017

One of the best beaches I've seen. The coast is so wide and flat, that after the wave comes back you can see the sky in the sand like in the mirror. Sourounded by cliffs, mountains, green fields and rocks. Amazing! And on spring you...More

Thank Piotr G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We camped beside this stunning beach, i can see how it got a blue flag.. Stunning,clean, feel's very safe. life guards walking up and down the beach.

Thank glezo
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a wide sandy beach where you can enjoy a beautiful open ocean view. It is quite popular for surfing and it is behind a golf club. It is 3km wide so it is very enjoyable to walk on the sand, especially during low...More

Thank Corrado R
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