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Garrettstown, Co. Cork
Garretstown beach is an extensive sandy beach located along the coast of County Cork. It enjoys stunning views of The Old Head of Kinsale and is a great spot for walking, bathing and swimming.

Garretstown beach is located within a short distance of Ballinspittle Village by car. Facilities include a car park and toilets. There is also a pitch and putt course nearby.

There is a surf school at the beach providing lessons and equipment hire for surfing, body boarding and stand up paddle boarding.

The beach can be accessed via a ramp and steps.

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Tips from locals

Enjoy the walking route linking Garrettsown to its sister beach at Garrylucas.

Tips from locals

Take a photo at the Wild Atlantic Way Discovery Point at the Old Head of Kinsale.

Tips from locals

Lifeguards on duty during the summer bathing season.

Blue Flag Award
Family friendly
Free to visit
Free car parking
Contact details
Garretstown Beach, Co. Cork, Ireland
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