The Beach Guide

Best beaches in County Dublin

Below are a list of the top 10 beaches in County Dublin as selected by the users of the Beach Guide website.

The current most popular beach in County Dublin is Malahide. If you would like to have your say on which are the best beaches in County Dublin just follow the link to the beach and vote by clicking the star ratings at the top right of the page.

  • Malahide Beach

    1. Malahide Beach

    Malahide is an expansive stretch of sand that runs between the town and the estuary. It is a popular spot with beach walkers with a mix of dunes, beach, footpath and promenade running along its 2km length. Whilst Malahide beach probably isn't the…

  • Dollymount Strand Beach

    2. Dollymount Strand Beach

    Dollymount Strand is the closest large beach to Dublin city centre. It is situated on Bull Island which was created in the 19th century in Dublin Bay to deal with silting problems. The sandy beach here runs along the full 5 kilometre length of the…

  • Killiney Beach

    3. Killiney Beach

    Killiney is a long, stony beach located by the resort town of Killiney, one of the most exclusive suburbs of the Dublin area, whose residents include many Irish celebrities. The beach offers excellent views of the surrounding rocky coastline including…