Beaches

Salthill Blue Flag and Green Coast Beach 2014

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Beach, Salthill, Galway CIty, Galway, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)14002202
F: +353(0)14541802
E: blueflag@antaisce.org

Salthill Beach is located approximately 2km from Galway City and is made up of several small beaches which are separated by rocky outcrops. It is a popular beach for walking, swimming and relaxing.

Salthill Beach is located near Galway City and is within a Special Area of Conservation (SAC). The beach consists of some sandy and some pebbled smaller beaches which are separated by rocky outcrops.

The beach is approximately 2km for Galway City and is accessible by foot. Alternatively there are many buses which service the area.

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

This beach has been dual awarded, achieving the International Blue Flag and Green Coast Award status 2014