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Rossnowlagh Beach

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Rossnowlagh, Donegal,

Located approximately 8 kilometres south of Donegal Town, County Donegal, Rossnowlagh Beach stretches from the cliffs at Coolmore in the south, to the rock outcrop at Carrickfad and is renowned as one of Irelands main surfing beaches.

A long 3.5km strand with exceptional views to the coast. Inland the views for the most part are contained with the exception of Kildoney Point and high ground in the distance. Rossnowlagh seafront is an active and vibrant seaside resort defined with built form and bustling streets.

With soft, golden sand and exceptional views, Rossnowlagh is very popular with both local residents and tourists.

The surf here is perfect for beginners and the local surf schools offer tuition and equipment rental. As well as surfers, this beach also attracts walkers, swimmers and sailors. "