Natural landscapes and sights

Loughrea Lake Blue Flag Beach 2014

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Loughrea Lake, Loughrea, Galway, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)14002202
F: +353(0)14541802
E: blueflag@eeu.antaisce.org

Loughrea Lake is located in Loughrea, County Galway and is a large limestone lake with an inland bathing area, popular with locals and visitors alike.

Loughrea Beach is located at Loughrea Lake in County Galway. It is of International importance for waterfowl and is a designated Natural Heritage Area (NHA) as well as having been awarded the Blue Flag for the seventh year in a row.

The beach is a great place to swim, bathe, fish and relax. There are excellent facilities including changing rooms, toilets, showers and picnic areas.

The beach is lifeguarded during the bathing season and more information can be found on the notice boards located at the beach.

This beach has received the International Blue Flag award for 2014.