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Salthill Beaches

157/159 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 081
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Did not expect such beautiful beaches

This is a lovely stretch of beach just minutes from downtown Galway. Great for a stroll, street... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
pinn
,
ontario canada
Stone and sand beach!

Not Seychelles beach! Cold water all year long. If you like the cold water then here you go. Enjoy... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Ndeye L
,
London, United Kingdom
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  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (13 reviews)
“hardy souls” (3 reviews)
“low tide” (4 reviews)
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157/159 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 563 081
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"beautiful beach"
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"low tide"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a lovely stretch of beach just minutes from downtown Galway. Great for a stroll, street side parking.

Thank pinn
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Not Seychelles beach! Cold water all year long. If you like the cold water then here you go. Enjoy a swim.

Thank Ndeye L
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

It's just beautiful. The beaches are kept lovely and clean. The area has been improved, large rocks well placed and the proms making beach access so easy. A perfect place to enjoy the sea air, sit down for a while to enjoy the sound of...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Its good to go for a walk on weekend if its sunny or the weather is good. Feels refreshing. Nice and quiet.

Thank Sidbajaj_foodcritic
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Salt hill is just great in the summer,there is a wide range of restaurants,bars and casino's for those who like a little flutter,the beach is lovely to relax or have a nice stroll,there is also aquarium and a activity centre you would never be bored...More

Thank LorraineKing2014
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Great view and place to sit and look out at the ships. For ocean and water lovers, this will not disapoint.

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Lovely walk along the prom, plenty of parking and great views.....but seriously dog mess EVERYWHERE!!

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were 5 Adults and one of our group has difficulty walking, so, We drove the Salthill Promenade (known locally as the 'prom'). It was a wet gloomy evening and our friends (expat) wanted to sing 'Galway bay' as the sun set!! They achieved this,...More

Thank sonyamsonyamsonyam
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

It was a beautiful day for walking the beach, but certainly not warm enough to swim. Although I did see at least one person in the water. For us, it was just a nice stroll on a warm day and watching the waves. The sunset...More

Thank Katrina W
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Beaches are rugged but beautiful, many opportunities to walk when you drive between Galway and RoundStone (where the seafood is great at lunch)

Thank jjcronin78
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