The sign at Spanish Point with the beach view in the background.

The Beach at Spanish Point

Whether you want to swim, surf, sunbathe or simply stroll along the golden sand, Spanish Point beach is the place to relax and breathe in the fresh Atlantic air. Popular with families and surfers alike, Spanish Point Beach is a discovery point on the Wild Atlantic Way.

Facilities Include:

  • Lifeguard (seasonal)
  • Blue flag
  • Surf school/surfboard rental
  • Parking
  • Seating
  • Picnic tables
  • Observation deck
  • Sand dunes
  • Rock pools on Black Rock & northern edges of beach
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife Information Point
  • Public toilets
  • Outdoor showers
  • Outdoor gym
  • Café
The outdoor gym, overlooking the beach, at Spanish Point.


Only swim when the lifeguards are on duty and at the designated areas as indicated by the lifeguards.