Achill Seal Caves Caravan & Camping
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Achill Seal Caves Caravan & Camping is a picturesque park of 7.5 acres, nestled between Dugort hill and Slievemore Mountain in a sheltered and scenic part of Achill Isalnd. The site caters for touring caravans, camper vans, tents.
Achill Seal Caves Caravan & Camping extends over 7.5 acres with mature hedgerows and trees throughout. The park stretches up Dugort hill with varying levels and offers panoramic sea views of Dugort beach and Blacksod Bay. It is located along the Wild Atlantic Way and set in one of the most attractive and unspoiled areas of the West of Ireland.
Sandy banks and soft sand dunes lead down from the park to Dugort blue flag beach. The beach is nearly one mile long of clear silver sand and is pleasant to play and bathe on. Sea fishing is possible from the rocks near the beach and at the pier nearby. A kayak trail is located directly on the beach where you can paddle from Dugort Beach along the trail to the golden strand beach past the seal caves and bird colonies. Boat trips run regularly from the pier to the seal caves, Innishkea island and Croaghaun cliffs. Slievemore mountain has beautiful walks and is rich in history. The Achill mission, the deserted village and Heinrich Böll’s cottage are all located on or adjacent to Slievemore mountain.
Achill Seal Caves Caravan & Camping is located on the Greenway and on the national cycle network. Other places of beauty and interest on the island which are within easy reach of the park include – the aquarium, Martello tower, Keem Bay, Minaun heights, Atlantic Drive and Kildavnet castle. The deep clear water that surrounds the island makes it an ideal spot for angling and deep sea diving. Ballycroy national park is a 30 minute scenic drive from Achill.