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A disappointing number of abandoned unsightly halls but beach is great.

We found the Greystones blue flag beach, with its fresh clear water, to be the best part of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John M
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Lyon, France
Can be stony in places

This beach tends to be very popular with sea fishermen, casting their lines off the beach and... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Vincent D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found the Greystones blue flag beach, with its fresh clear water, to be the best part of Greystones town. We went there for a day out from the centre of Dublin city; we used the Dart as the local station in Greystones is quite...More

Thank John M
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

This beach tends to be very popular with sea fishermen, casting their lines off the beach and catching salmon-bass, or sea bass. I was there for a walk. It is a great walking venue due to the proximity of the DART rail service. On a...More

Thank Vincent D
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

A blue flag it may have but Greystones’ beach could really benefit from a little TLC. Recent improvements to the footpath and cycle path show that the promenade is getting funds but information signage on the beach is sun bleached and the frames in which...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

beautiful surroundings - water quality great....sand a bit stoney and some areas could do with a general clean up but it has a lovely atmosphere

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Hi there, I swim on a daily basis in the sea in Greystones. It is lovely and tranquil, but there is an undertow and a "lip", so I would not advocate this beach for the novice swimmer. Beatrice

Thank Beatrice A
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

this is a perfect get away from Dublin if you got 3-5 hours to spend. A train ride is about one hour each way, the beach is right by the station. I've seen some people swimming, but the water is really cold. The beach is...More

Thank heckfy
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

We were at Greystones South Beach on the weekend in April. I was so happy to find free parking (and lots of it) in the lot where La Touche Rd and Marine Rd meet. It was a very short walk down the ramp to the...More

Thank PATravellerUSA
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We took a long stroll along the rocky beach while watching swimmers complete their workout close to shore. It would have much nicer without all the rain. There is a nice cliff-side walk.

Thank MollyToast
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Greystones Blue Flag Beach is nice but sometimes it's busy or crowed. It's a lovely beach to walk on . Perfect Location .

Thank Beuls F
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a safe beach with excellent depth for a quick or long swim. Used all year round by hardy locals.

Thank Mary K
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