Loughshinny is a small seaside village with a sheltered cove-like beach, an active fishing harbour, a picnic area and a public car park.
North County Dublin. Situated between Rush and Skerries
How to get there
Loughshinny is serviced by Bus Eireann. There’s a bus stop on the main road between Skerries and Rush. The beach is a 20 minute walk from the bus stop. Check Bus Eireann for timetables and service updates
See the google map at the end of this page.
Public car park
Public toilets (summer months only)
Lifeguard station (summer months only)
There’s a red or yellow flag flying from the lifeguard station when a lifeguard is on duty. A lifeguard is only on duty in the summer months from 11am to 7pm as follows;
- Saturday and Sunday during June
- everyday during July and August
Bathing Water Quality
The water quality at LoughshinnyBeachis regularly monitored during the summer months. Information regarding Water Quality will be displayed on the Beach Notice Board. It’s a designated beach under the Quality of Bathing Waters Regulations, 1992.
Bathing Water Notice
Loughshinny Beach is an identified beach under the Bathing Water Quality Regulations 2008 (SI No. 79 of 2008). The water quality is monitored regularly from mid-June to mid-September every year. Water quality results are available on the beach noticeboard and on the EPA website www.splash.epa.ie.