Mountshannon Beach

Mountshannon Beach - County Clare
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Mountshannon is a small lakeside beach located amongst the woodlands of the shores of Lough Derg, Ireland’s second biggest beach.

As a Blue Flag beach Mountshannon has all the essential amenities for a family day out along with safe bathing. There is a lifeguard service on duty throughout the summer.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

We do not have information on this beach but restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

County Clare dog friendly beaches »


  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming/bathing


  • Toilets

Nearest town

Nenagh Bridge

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Blue Flag Award

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