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Salthill Beaches

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Address: 157/159 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 563 081

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salthill

lovely lively walks along salthill, stop for a coffee,or swim ,lovely views across galway bay, will be back,

Reviewed 15 September 2015
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Carlow, Ireland
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Carlow, Ireland
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

lovely lively walks along salthill, stop for a coffee,or swim ,lovely views across galway bay, will be back,

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County Dublin, Ireland
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31 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Such a beautiful beach, lovely scenic views. Very calm and relaxing. Its a must-see if your in galway! One of the highlights of my trip

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San Antonio, Texas
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20 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

The beach, the mountains, and the quaint shops, Aquarium, amusement parks and casinos near the beach, what's not to like? About the only complaint would be the August water temperature, but I saw several people with wetsuits enjoying the water.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

Pick morńing hours to avoid crowd. Dont forget raincoat- even in August. Path towards golf course is really nice.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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187 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

John Walsh graciously allowed brief stop to view this lovely area. Just a quick local tour but delightful stories and commentary by this well known Galway personage. Singing of Galway Bay is added treat.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Great beach but had recently had a storm so there was a lot of seaweed on the beach which is not normal at this time of year but nice and clean.

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Cork, Ireland
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42 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

although the weather wasn't quite so nice, there were plenty of young people availing of the diving facilities. have done this before and it is great fun and very safe.

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Montgomery, Alabama
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329 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015

i am from the south of the USA, the water just looked cold. the area just looked like a typical resort beach.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2015

A lovely promenade that runs from just outside of Galway city centre for about 5 Km to the pier / diving boards.

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Galway, Ireland
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78 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Could do with some tlc..proper showers. Not really a place would spend the day, rather drive out a bit to some quiet nicer sandy beaches. Everyone walking by on the prom starring down so makes for an uncomfortable sunbathing day. Lovely for a walk on the prom but needs brighter lighting as very dark at night.

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