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Courtown Beach

Gorey, Wexford

A fine sand beach with extensive coastal protection along the boundary between the dunes/woodland and the beach itself. The beach is relatively narrow around the main access points, but widens further north. Coastal erosion has depleted the beach.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Courtown has shops
Bars
Restaurants and accommodation

Activities

Swimming
Walking

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

Yes

Cleaning and Litter

Beach is cleaned regularly.

Dogs

Dogs required to be on a leash and dog fouling removed.

Tourist Information

www.southeastireland.com

Location

Nearest town: Gorey
County: Wexford
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6022, -6.20727

Access

Courtown is located on the R742 approx. 6km south east of Gorey.

Parking

Parking available.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Gorey