As summer approaches, the allure of the pristine beaches along the picturesque West Coast of Ireland beckons families and couples alike to embark on unforgettable adventures. The Wild Atlantic Way offers some of the best beaches for family outings and surfing adventures.
If you’re seeking the perfect blend of sun, sand, and natural beauty, look no further than Craic N Campers, for an idyllic campervan getaway. Join us as we explore five magnificent beaches that are sure to capture your heart and create cherished memories for a lifetime.
Dogs Bay Beach: A Canine Haven
Google Map Link – Dog’s Bay
Nestled near Roundstone in County Galway, Dogs Bay Beach is a true paradise for both humans and their furry companions. With its dazzling white sands stretching over a mile long and crystal-clear turquoise waters, this beach offers a truly tranquil retreat. Take a leisurely stroll along the pristine shoreline, play fetch with your dog, or simply relax under the warmth of the sun. Dogs Bay Beach is a must-visit destination for families and couples who wish to share their adventure with their four-legged friends. Let the worries of everyday life melt away as you embrace the serenity of this beautiful beach.
Many of our campers are also suitable for dogs to join the holiday! Just give our team a call to discuss.
Strandhill Beach: Surfing and Serenity
Google Map Link – Strandhill Beach
Located in County Sligo, Strandhill Beach combines the thrill of water sports with the serenity of nature. Surrounded by rolling dunes and the mighty Atlantic Ocean, this beach is a surfer’s haven. The consistent swells and friendly atmosphere make it the perfect place to ride the waves. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a beginner eager to catch your first wave, the waves at Strandhill Beach cater to all levels of experience. After an exhilarating day on the water, unwind with a beachfront picnic or indulge in a rejuvenating seaweed bath at one of the nearby spas. As the sun sets over the horizon, casting a golden glow over the beach, immerse yourself in the tranquillity of this coastal gem.
Keel Beach: A Pristine Coastal Gem
Google Map Link – Keel Beach
Nestled on Achill Island, County Mayo, Keel Beach is a hidden treasure waiting to be discovered. As one of Ireland’s most beautiful Blue Flag beaches, it offers a picturesque blend of sandy shores, dramatic cliffs, and breathtaking vistas. Take a leisurely stroll along the pristine shoreline, feel the soft sand beneath your feet, and breathe in the invigorating sea air. Witness the awe-inspiring Keel Bay with its turquoise waters and vibrant wildlife. For the adventurous souls, venture further to explore the stunning cliffs of Minaun, providing panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean. Keel Beach is an ideal destination for couples seeking a romantic getaway or families yearning for a tranquil seaside retreat. Let the beauty of this coastal gem captivate your senses and create cherished memories.
Salthill Beaches: Fun for the Whole Family
Google Map Link – Salthill Galway
Located near the vibrant city of Galway, the Salthill Beaches provide endless opportunities for family fun and adventure. With a collection of sandy beaches, a charming promenade, and a vibrant atmosphere, this seaside destination caters to every age group. Build sandcastles, fly kites, or enjoy a refreshing swim in the Atlantic Ocean. Let your children’s laughter fill the air as they paddle in the shallow waters and build sand castles. For the more adventurous, try your hand at kayaking or paddleboarding, and soak in the beauty of the Galway Bay. After a day of excitement, enjoy a seaside meal at one of the beachfront restaurants while watching the sunset. With its lively atmosphere and family-friendly amenities, Salthill Beaches are sure to create lasting memories for you and your loved ones.
Renvyle Beach: Nature’s Untouched Beauty
Google Map Link – Renvyle Beach
Nestled in the scenic Renvyle Peninsula in County Galway, Renvyle Beach offers a tranquil retreat away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Surrounded by mountains and untouched landscapes, this beach is a sanctuary of natural beauty. Take a peaceful stroll along the shore, feel the soft sand between your toes, and listen to the soothing sound of crashing waves. Immerse yourself in the raw and untouched wilderness of Ireland’s West Coast. Renvyle Beach is the perfect destination for couples seeking a peaceful and romantic escape, where you can enjoy each other’s company in harmony with the beauty of your surroundings.
Campervan Holiday on The West Coast of Ireland
With its mesmerising beaches and stunning coastal landscapes, the West of Ireland calls adventurers to seek unforgettable summer experiences. Whether you’re exploring with your family or embarking on a romantic getaway, Craic N Campers offers the perfect mode of transportation to discover these breathtaking destinations. As our depot is based in Roscommon town, we offer the perfect location to explore the Wild Atlantic Way.
From the tranquil haven of Dogs Bay Beach to the adventurous waves of Strandhill Beach, the pristine beauty of Keel Beach, the family-friendly atmosphere of Salthill Beaches, and the untouched wilderness of Renvyle Beach, each location holds its own unique charm. Pack your bags, hit the road, and let Craic N Campers guide you on a memorable journey through the West of Ireland’s most enchanting coastal wonders.