Ireland's Islands

423 of 1035

Silver Strand Blue Flag Beach

View as map

Contact details

Address

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

Silver Strand is located in Barna, County Galway and has been awarded the Blue Flag for 2013. It is a shallow and sandy beach ideal for families and great for swimming at high tide.

Silver Strand faces directly into Galway Bay providing beautiful views for visitors. It is located on the outskirts of Galway City and is approximately 0.25km in length. Facilities include a car park, toilets and a picnic area. There is also wheelchair access to the beach.

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