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One of the most photographed beaches in Donegal.

Situated on R265 outside Letterkenny, Co. Donegal on the Atlantic Ocean north of Lough Swilly. One... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tinamQ1839ZV
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Best beach around

I would visit Portsalon regularly either for a walk, run or sometimes a surf. It's one of very few... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Declan D
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Good place to walk the dogs on route to Fanad Head lighthouse. You get good views too overlooking the Inishowen peninsular and the dogs enjoyed the walk on the beach.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We visited Fanad Head lighthouse on a grey rainy day with no great expectations, just for something to do. The tour of lighthouse was a wonderful experience. The kids enjoyed climbing the narrow winding staircase to the top and the adults loved hearing the stories of the lighthouse keepers and their families.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Amazing beach totally empty - but it can be windy and a bit chilly! However I can imagine on still sunny day it would be fabulous.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank scb001
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Ideal place for whole family to relax! Beautiful, gorgeous, stunning with wonderful wide sandy beach.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Monika W
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This beach is in a small village so is almost hidden away. It's so long of a beach that it usually is not packed and you can relax. Very clean clear water and not one piece of litter I seen!! Also has a shop and restaurant close by!

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank irishgirl280
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