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Address: Strand Road | Sandymount, Dublin 4, Ireland
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Worth seeing if your in the hood.

I wouldn't have people go out of their way unless they are looking for a modest beach like walk. Depending on tides this area has some beach to walk on with lots of clam and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 August 2016
Adam C
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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

You can see the shipping lanes in the distance and all of the industry of Dublin Port. On a dull day, Sandymount strand can look dirty, especially at low tide. However, it is actually a rather clean beach, insofar a city beaches go. The area running alongside the road is nicely landscaped with grass, flowers, and carparks. We went on... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Sandymount strand is a pleasant stretch of beach which is very close to the city centre. Nice spot for a walk or cycle. However sandymount village is very pretentious and full of dreadfully unpleasant, stuck up locals.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I wouldn't have people go out of their way unless they are looking for a modest beach like walk. Depending on tides this area has some beach to walk on with lots of clam and mussel shells. Plenty of sea birds and shallow warm water. Their is plenty of paved walkway for a nice scenic walk. My 5 year old... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We have just moved to Dublin and live a short stroll away and pretty much come here everyday. Great spot if you are playing Pokemon go, you have around 3-4 pokestops with a gym too! If you are up for a longer walk you can keep walking north and curve around and eventually get to the lighthouse (about 5-6km each... More 

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Thank Simon M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Located within easy reach of the city centre, just 3 miles from O'Connell Bridge, the strand lies on the south side of Dublin bay. There is a tarmacadam promenade which is the preferred means for most visitors to take in the views of Dublin bay and surrounds while getting in a bit of exercise. Outdoor gym furniture has been added... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

On a fine day, it's very pleasant to walk along the tidal flats of Sandymount Strand and enjoy breathing the fresh sea air; it feels miles away from the big city, but in fact is a short walk away from Sydney Parade train station and a ten-minute train ride to city centre.

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Dublin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

I really like this part of the city. Especially on a sunny day. It is near a nice little village that takes great pride in it's cleanliness. And it is a brilliant spot for trying out if your dog likes water or not as the sea is very far out due to the wide beach. Even on a bad day... More 

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Sundsvall, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

Our hotel The Gibson was a short walk from this lovely beach. A good break from the city and always good to breathe in that fresh sea air. Sandymount Strand is a large beach especially when the tide is out. Used by many locals and pet owners exercising their dogs. Highly recommend a day here, weather permitting.

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Thank Kieron L
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

We chose a sunny, low tide day to visit Sandy mount Strand. Saw many children playing with their pet dogs, some joggers, brisk walkers and of course tourists like us. It is a good place to relax. Leave all your tensions enjoy the nature. Have a birds eye view of the vast sea, seabirds, seashells , passing ferries, the Lighthouse... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Came for a nice long walk from the town to the grand canal and then to the beach front. Made a lovely change and really nice to see a new area. Loved it

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