Bunmahon Blue Flag beach has 5 kilometres of sandy beach to enjoy. It is very popular with swimmers, surfers and also for canoeing and kayaking. The beach is backed by sand dunes with tall cliffs offering protection and shelter to the beach area. Its the perfect spot for shell collecting and building sand castles and is well serviced with food outlets, shops and amusements. This beach is lifeguard patrolled during the summer months of June/ July and August (lifeguarding times will be displayed on the information board on the beach).