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Garretstown Beach

Ballinspittle, Cork

Garretstown is a sandy beach and is very popular as a seaside area. Also draws a lot of surfers.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Food available in Ballinspittle
The town of Kinsale is famous for its restaurants
But also has shops
Bars and accommodation
It is about 14 miles away

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

http://www.corkkerry.ie

Location

Nearest town: Ballinspittle
County: Cork
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6413, -8.5817

Access

Located on the R604 road and adjacent to Kilcolman Marsh and The Old Head of Kinsale and within a short distance of Ballinspittle village by car.

Parking

Parking available.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Ballinspittle