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Cranfield Beach

Situated off the A2 Rostrevor to Kilkeel Road, Newry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4176 2525
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Great place to walk

This is a lovely beach with great parking. It has toilets on site for your convenience. It has... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
298Michelle
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Newry, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice.

Well worth a trip down. It gets very busy in season with the holiday parks. But off season it is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Francis M
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“water sports” (4 reviews)
“sunny day” (5 reviews)
“summer months” (3 reviews)
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Situated off the A2 Rostrevor to Kilkeel Road, Newry, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 4176 2525
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely beach with great parking. It has toilets on site for your convenience. It has fantastic views and is a great walk. Dogs are allowed at certain times of the year.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a trip down. It gets very busy in season with the holiday parks. But off season it is still beautiful.

Thank Francis M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When traveling (between) Ireland & Northern Ireland, this beautiful fine sand strand is a must to stop place, at least every time it's not raining. Mountains area as backgroung, fine strand plus sea is combination where you just wanna be in silence, hearing voice of...More

Thank JaakkoTapio
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place plenty to see and do in the area very easy to get to from southern Ireland with the ferry up and running from greenore to greencastle highly recommend the area

Thank dermot21178
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

One of the best beaches in N. Ireland. Ideal for families, water sports and nature lovers. Make sure you take a picnic with you since there are no restaurants. Parking and access can be difficult especially during the July holidays. Why not try a trip...More

Thank jplod
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Just hop on the ferry in carling ford and Canfield beach is just a few minuets a way great place to stay

Thank georgerjones47
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with a few friends the beach is extremely cleand and tidy kids had a ball. Will definitely be back here

Thank Phil A
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach with miles of sand. Lots of people enjoying the water in wetsuits. Excellent toilets facilities and clean surroundings.

Thank JOAN D
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

was ok but very busy! Lots of litter and too many caravan parks around it. Apart from that ok to visit for a short time. weather was good otherwise would have been boring!!

Thank 736binky
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Worth visiting. Whilst there we walked along the beautiful sandy beach, just perfect. The toilets are clean and there's plenty car parking.

Thank SerenaMontana
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margaretrooney4
16 June 2018|
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Response from Francis M | Reviewed this property |
Just saw question. About 12 miles approximately.
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Laurynas P
25 August 2017|
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Response from forrestwilson | Reviewed this property |
Jet ski have a section of beach
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Sandra H
21 June 2017|
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Response from MuckeyAlice | Reviewed this property |
There are strict restrictions in place. But unfortunately not everybody abides by them. When I have been to the beach It has always been very clean and they do maintain the beach very well. It always gets the blue flag... More
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