Continent
Europe
Country
Ireland
Next Big City
Knock
Next Town
Achill Island, Keel
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Camping, Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Currents
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Rocks
Beach Users:
None

Keel Beach attracts holiday-makers and sports enthusiasts alike but thanks to the long strand they rarely collide! Surrounded by beautiful cliffs, is the best for sporting activities because of its long, sandy but firm beach.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW
Main Direction:
SW



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Knock Airport. Knock offers daily flights to London (Stansted), Birmingham and Manchester as well as a shuttle service to Dublin airport. These services mean that Achill is less than 3 hours away from London, Birmingham and Manchester. The carriers operating these routes - RyanAir, MyTravelLite and British Airways - often offer low cost fares, making Achill an ideal low-cost getaway in the west of Ireland.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

No information