British Beaches

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Shelling Hill Beach

Dundalk, Louth

Shellinghill/Templetown is one of Louth's most popular yet unspoilt stretches of coastline. Protected on each side by a low level rock promontory with prolific natural vegetation, the sand and shingle south facing beach is manned by lifeguards during the summer months.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Toilets
Including disabled

Activities

Swimming
Walking
Birdwatching

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

Yes

Dogs

Dogs must be on a leash and droppings removed.

Tourist Information

www.louthcoco.ie

Location

Nearest town: Dundalk
County: Louth
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9769, -6.16196

Access

From Dundalk you head north towards the Ballymascanlon roundabout – take the exit for Carlingford and Greenore and follow the signs for Shelling Hill.

Parking

Parking available.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Dundalk