Inchydoney Beach, Clonakilty

4.7
#1 of 97 in Outdoors in County Cork
Enjoy coastal views along the smooth, sandy shores of Inchydoney Beach. This small island features beaches with a backdrop of dunes and was given the international Blue Flag award by the Foundation for Environmental Education. Head to this spot, just a short distance from Clonakilty, for a day of relaxation or recreation. The beach has its own surf school that welcomes both beginners and more experienced surfers. Meander along the seaside, take in rugged coastal views, and, if you would like to stay overnight, look into the nearby Inchydoney Island Lodge and Spa overlooking the shoreline. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Inchydoney Beach and many more Clonakilty attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Clonakilty trip planner.
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  • We have stayed at Inchydoney Hotel several times, it never ceases to amaze us, we always receive a warm welcome and the scenery is stunning. The food and accommodation is second to none and the spa an...  more »
  • Beautiful setting fabulous staff beaches perfect and gentle waves but still strong enough to surf a great place to visit  more »
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