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Elly Bay is a popular sandy beach on the east side of a narrow stretch of the Belmullet peninsula. The sheltered bay is ideal for water sports as it is protected and there is also a seasonal lifeguard service.
To the back of the beach are sand dunes across which lies an Atlantic facing beach.
Elly Bay is an internationally important ecological area with a diverse range of habitats which are home to a variety of birdlife.
Type of beach
Dogs friendly beach?
Dogs must be on a leash and droppings removed.
- Kite surfing
- Town centre nearby