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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.

Loughrea Beach is located at Loughrea Lake in County Galway. It is of international importance for waterfowl and is a designated Natural Heritage Area (NHA), as well as having been awarded the Blue Flag for the seventh year in a row.

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.

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