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Absolutely GORGEOUS!

Please go here! One of the most beautiful places I've ever seen! Very quiet, not a lot of tourists... read more

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jc192016
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Dallas, Texas
Beautiful Walk

The path is just wide enough for a person to walk down. It is mostly earth and rock. The views are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CalebPittman
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Lovely walk suitable for all ages. (Children must be accompanied and not suitable for buggies)
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Reviewed today

Please go here! One of the most beautiful places I've ever seen! Very quiet, not a lot of tourists, so you get a true taste of the serenity of the Irish coast. The little town is great too!

Thank jc192016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The path is just wide enough for a person to walk down. It is mostly earth and rock. The views are very nice. When we were there it was very windy, but it was still so much fun. There were very few people on the...More

Thank CalebPittman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Ballycotton Cliff Walk is amazing. The landscape looks like you are in a movie. Its possible to walk down to the sea but thats actually not so safe. We went there by public transport and thats the negative thing. One Bus at 9am to...More

Thank Konrad F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant views from the cliff walk especially on a sunny day. There's a few spots where you can walk down onto the rocks near the ocean on a calm day. Lovely place and the locals are friendly!

Thank scall92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ballycotton cliff walk is a lovely experience! There was no one on the trail and very nice views! I only did about 30-45 minutes of trail and turned back. Apparently there is more than 4-5 hours of trails over the Ballycotton trails, but I...More

1  Thank BrendaJ355
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I have great walks with an excellent view along the way. Need to allow over 2 hours to do the full walk. Great when the weather is good, but still great fun. A very peaceful & tranquil walk

Thank Alexander F
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Fantastic views with good sign posting along the way. Good parking and access from Ballycotton village

Thank John C
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful airy walk along Ballycotton cliffs, highly recommend. There are 3 loops possible, longest 10 km. Not suitable for buggies and children must be able and willing to walk :). Werealy enjoyed it. Lots of space forthe picnic afterwarfs.

1  Thank Manya2010
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Unfortunately, the weather was wet and cloudy when I did it, but nonetheless refreshing and enjoyable. A nice 70/80 minute walk there and back. It would be stunning on a clear day.

Thank grainnedxxxxx
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

On a good day there is no more scenic place to go for a walk. It is not really suitable for small children as the path is at the top of a cliff.

Thank Eamonn M
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Sam G
20 April 2018|
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Response from TravelLife19 | Reviewed this property |
We did. Found a little cave at one of the little beaches as well as great boulders serving as wind blocks at one of the headlands. Beautiful place
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mocuisleAnia
26 January 2018|
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Response from johndaunt | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately Ballycotton cliff-walk does not allow for wheelchair access. There is a beautiful beach nearby called Garryvoe which has a large wide footpath and slipway access to the beach. Also Youghal promenade is suitable... More
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