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Address: Strand Road | Sandymount, Dublin 4, Ireland
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Great Walk out of the City

If you fancy to go out of Dublin City proper and enjoy the small village with long walk and landscape, visit Sandymount. It is nice beach for you to have a walk, run or relax. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Cainta, Philippines
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Cainta, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you fancy to go out of Dublin City proper and enjoy the small village with long walk and landscape, visit Sandymount. It is nice beach for you to have a walk, run or relax. I was there during sunny time so I enjoyed it but during wet and rainy and cold times, it is dull. The sad part of... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super walk along strand connecting to Ringend park, walk on beach when tide is out. Busy when sun is shining.

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

You can see the shipping lanes in the distance and all of the industry of Dublin Port. On a dull day, Sandymount strand can look dirty, especially at low tide. However, it is actually a rather clean beach, insofar a city beaches go. The area running alongside the road is nicely landscaped with grass, flowers, and carparks. We went on... More 

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Thank Karl P
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Sandymount strand is a pleasant stretch of beach which is very close to the city centre. Nice spot for a walk or cycle. However sandymount village is very pretentious and full of dreadfully unpleasant, stuck up locals.

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2 Thank Joe L
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I wouldn't have people go out of their way unless they are looking for a modest beach like walk. Depending on tides this area has some beach to walk on with lots of clam and mussel shells. Plenty of sea birds and shallow warm water. Their is plenty of paved walkway for a nice scenic walk. My 5 year old... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We have just moved to Dublin and live a short stroll away and pretty much come here everyday. Great spot if you are playing Pokemon go, you have around 3-4 pokestops with a gym too! If you are up for a longer walk you can keep walking north and curve around and eventually get to the lighthouse (about 5-6km each... More 

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1 Thank Simon M
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

Located within easy reach of the city centre, just 3 miles from O'Connell Bridge, the strand lies on the south side of Dublin bay. There is a tarmacadam promenade which is the preferred means for most visitors to take in the views of Dublin bay and surrounds while getting in a bit of exercise. Outdoor gym furniture has been added... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

On a fine day, it's very pleasant to walk along the tidal flats of Sandymount Strand and enjoy breathing the fresh sea air; it feels miles away from the big city, but in fact is a short walk away from Sydney Parade train station and a ten-minute train ride to city centre.

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Dublin
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

I really like this part of the city. Especially on a sunny day. It is near a nice little village that takes great pride in it's cleanliness. And it is a brilliant spot for trying out if your dog likes water or not as the sea is very far out due to the wide beach. Even on a bad day... More 

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Sundsvall, Sweden
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

Our hotel The Gibson was a short walk from this lovely beach. A good break from the city and always good to breathe in that fresh sea air. Sandymount Strand is a large beach especially when the tide is out. Used by many locals and pet owners exercising their dogs. Highly recommend a day here, weather permitting.

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