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Loughrea Lake
Loughrea, Co. Galway
Hidden gem
Free car parking
Sunny days
Loughrea Lake is located in Loughrea, County Galway. A large limestone lake with an inland bathing area, Loughrea is popular with locals and visitors alike.

It is of international importance for waterfowl and is a designated Natural Heritage Area (NHA), as well as having been awarded the Blue Flag.

The beach is a great place to swim, bathe, fish, and relax. There are excellent facilities including changing rooms, toilets, showers, and picnic areas. The beach is lifeguarded during the bathing season. More information can be found on the notice boards located at the beach.

Tips from locals

Take the camera you may get to capture the perfect sunset following your relaxing stroll along the shore.

Blue Flag Award
Contact details
Loughrea Lake,Loughrea,Co Galway,Republic of Ireland
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