Inchydoney Beach, Clonakilty

4.7
#1 of 97 in Outdoors in County Cork
Enjoy coastal views along the smooth, sandy shores of Inchydoney Beach. This small island features beaches with a backdrop of dunes and was given the international Blue Flag award by the Foundation for Environmental Education. Head to this spot, just a short distance from Clonakilty, for a day of relaxation or recreation. The beach has its own surf school that welcomes both beginners and more experienced surfers. Meander along the seaside, take in rugged coastal views, and, if you would like to stay overnight, look into the nearby Inchydoney Island Lodge and Spa overlooking the shoreline. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Inchydoney Beach and many more Clonakilty attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Clonakilty trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Inchydoney Beach
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Inchydoney Beach Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
702 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Today I went to Inchydonney and it was amazing, me, my mum and her friends went there. This beach is not like one of those rocky beaches it’s sand. The water can get quite rough though. Even if it’s n...  more »
  • Love love this beach, it’s so clean. It’s hard enough to park there on busy times. Beautiful, and the hotel up there is fab too. Great time here.  more »
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Popular things to do in Clonakilty

View all >
4.2
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Side trips from Clonakilty

4.6
Duration: 3​h
4.5
Duration: 4​h
4.6
Duration: 3​h

Hidden gems in Clonakilty

4.4
Duration: 1​h
3.9
Duration: 1​h
4.0
Duration: 1​h
3.3
Duration: 1​h

Nearby attractions in Clonakilty

4.9
Duration: 2​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Museums in Clonakilty

3.3
Duration: 30​min

Parks in Clonakilty

2.6
Duration: 2​h