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Wild west

If your looking for a wonderful drive in the fantastic surroundings ,this is it Rolling hills and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Morganryan286
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Dublin, Ireland
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Beautiful Coastal Drive

It can be a challenging drive, but I highly recommend it. There is lots to see both historical and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Senators F
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All reviews achill island keem beach deserted village wild atlantic way beautiful drive stunning views the atlantic ocean beautiful beach coast road sunny day take your time day trip great scenery the main road cliffs sheep roads
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If your looking for a wonderful drive in the fantastic surroundings ,this is it Rolling hills and great beaches this is it.. During the winter it's unbeatable

Thank Morganryan286
Reviewed 1 week ago

An extremely stormy day on Achill prevented hill walking and beach walk on Keel strand. However the scenery was amazing and the sea was soooooo turbulent. On the lee side of the island where the wind was more moderate a beautiful beach walk was enjoyed....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It can be a challenging drive, but I highly recommend it. There is lots to see both historical and just the countryside. I recommend you stop at the tourist place on the island to get directions to the island highlights. Keem Bay at the end...More

Thank Senators F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drive around Achill offers spectacular views of the Atlantic crashing against the cliffs, and there are several beautiful beaches. Biking and hiking is on offer for those so inclined. This place is not to be missed - I was not driving and felt it...More

Thank Nanmatt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A nice drive round Achile island. A brisk, clear day with fantastic scenery Very little traffic at this time of the year, could imagine that during the summer months it could be congested due to the narrow roads. Plenty of opportunity to get out of...More

Thank pgpmas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sky meets the ocean and kisses the land. Clouds look like they are made on the islands. Lots of seasons in one day. The roads were quiet and you can find lovely secluded spots. It's peaceful but it looks like it could rage up...More

Thank P7346EGpeterm
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a couple of days in Achill and it’s absolutely amazing! Definitely a must see place if you’re visiting Ireland!

Thank travellersgoal
Reviewed 3 November 2018

The coastal trip of the Wild Atlantic Way was beyond beautiful. We especially loved DownPatrick Head.

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

What a stunning, beautiful, rugged, amazing drive!! Do not miss this!! We left Westport at 3pm and drove te coast road round Achill and managed to get to Keem strand just as dusk was falling! Stunning plaza e!!

Thank kpootsie
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We were on a Rabbies tour, we drove along here.The views were amazing.Stopped to take some lovely pictures.

Thank Diane P
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Adirondacker-South
25 June 2018|
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Response from paulsheerin | Reviewed this property |
Perfect as you have chosen the ideal car be aware that large amounts of coaches travel to keel and the road in parts is narrow give way
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Cathy M
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Response from Cary L | Reviewed this property |
The drive takes about an hour and a half. Realistically it will take longer because you are going to stop along the way to see different things and stop at the beaches. It is one of the most beautiful drives in Ireland... More
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David M
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Response from Sar40th | Reviewed this property |
Make sure you drive to keem beach on achil. We nearly missed it but were recommended by a waitress. The drive to it is stunning. Remember that it will be dark about 6 so an early start is advisable. There are some nice cafes... More
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