British Beaches

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Donabate Beach

Dublin, Dublin

Cars are permitted on a section of this beach which is 3.4 km long and sandy, consisting of a large sand dune area.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Hotel and restaurant close to beach
Shops and other facilities in town of Donabate

Activities

Walking
Birdwatching

Nature and Wildlife

Walk from Donabate beach along coast to Portrane beach to the north. Path beside hotel.

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

Yes

Dogs

Dogs must be on a leash and droppings removed.

Tourist Information

www.fingalcoco.ie

Location

Nearest town: Dublin
County: Dublin
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4708, -6.11801

Access

Donabate is situated in North County Dublin close to Dublin City with easy access from the M50 and M1 motorways.

Public Transport

Malahide is serviced by the DART and Arrow trains to and from Dublin City. The train station is a 15 minutes walk from the beach.

Parking

Parking available.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Dublin