Spanish Point Beach
Spanish Point lies to the west of Milltown Malbay on the road from Quilty to Lahinch. It is a sandy beach, the long spine of rocks which stick out into the sea and the rocky shoreline at the northern end of the strand are very interesting places to observe a variety of plants and animals.
Please bring your litter home at the end of your visit to Spanish Point.
Under the Litter Pollution Acts 1997-2003, dog-owners are required to clean up after their animals if it fouls in a public place such as public roads, footpaths, parks and beaches. Failure to do so can result in an on-the-spot fine of €150.
Beach bye-laws are in place with horse riding and dogs prohibited between 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. during the summer season.
Motorised watercraft, surfing and the use of canoes and kayaks is prohibited in close proximity to swimmers.
- Award: Blue Flag
- Beach wheelchair
Specially adapted beach Hippocampe chairs are available at the lifeguard station.The chairs with specially-designed wheels are free of charge. Users will require a carer or personal assistance to operate them. To book please contact the lifeguard station on 087 6384416
- Designated swimming area
- Disability access
- Disability accessible parking
- Dogs allowed on lead
No dogs allowed on the beach between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. during the summer season. Before 11 a.m. and after 6 p.m. dogs are allowed but must be on a lead.
- First Aid
- Information point
- Launching slipway
- Litter bin
- Picnic area
- Surfboard zone
Map of amenities
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Map of location
Longitude: -9.432872 Latitude: 52.843178