Rosses Point Blue Flag and Green Coast Award Beach 2017
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Rosses Point is situated 8km from Sligo town and is a 2km stretch of fine sand backed by sand dunes. It is a popular seaside resort.
Rosses Point is located in County Sligo and is a popular seaside resort with beautiful views of Knocknarea to the south and Benbulben to the north.
The village of Rosses Point is set against the backdrop of the spectacular Dartry mountain range and the beauty of Sligo Bay. There are restaurants and good accommodation, as well as friendly pubs. The bay is ideal for windsurfing and other watersports.
The beach is lifeguard patrolled during the bathing season and more information can be found on the noticeboard located at the beach.
This beach has been dual awarded, achieving the International Blue Flag and Green Coast Award status 2017