Curracloe Beach, Curracloe

4.8
#1 of 19 in Beaches in Province of Leinster
Fringed by pine forests and grassy sand dunes, Curracloe Beach features soft white sand lapped by a gentle surf. Locals flock to this Blue Flag-rated beach on sunny days, but thanks to its vastness, you won't have trouble finding a quiet spot just for yourself. A nature trail runs through the neighboring nature reserve, while the shacks serving snacks, selling sun cream, and renting bodyboards are available at the several access points. Thanks to its resemblance to Omaha Beach, the strand was featured in the opening scene of Spielberg's blockbuster movie "Saving Private Ryan." A visit to Curracloe Beach represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Curracloe travel planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We stopped here and walked through Ravens Point Pine Forest on behind the dunes. Full of birds and places to picnic. Quiet and relaxing, miles of broad beach and scenery.  more »
  • *Curracloe is super all round beach ,stretching for miles ,sandy and open with fablous *Forrest at the end of it which is designed for long leisurely Forrest walk .accesible from beach . *Sand dunes t...  more »
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