Beaches Near Tralee Ballyroe Heights Hotel

Tralee is a great holiday destination for a family break, girlie getaway, romantic couples retreat or simply travelling solo. Along with the vibrancy of Tralee town, Tralee is fast becoming known as one of Ireland's best tourist destinations boasting fantastic scenery, a wide range of exciting activities and attractions for all ages and an array of fantastic beaches near Tralee and further afield in Kerry to visit and enjoy. Ballyroe Heights Hotel is your gateway to exploring the wonderful and scenic beaches of Tralee and the Kingdom of Kerry. Kerry boasts some of the most amazing beaches our country has to offer including Banna Strand, Inch, Camp, Ballyheigue, Castlegregory, Ballybunion and many many more. See a selection and more details below. 

Why Stay With Us

After a busy day enjoying and exploring the many beautiful beaches of Tralee and surround areas in Kerry return to the warmth and comfort of Ballyroe Heights where the warmest welcomes awaits you. Experience a meal like no other here at Ballyroe Heights Hotel. Our Palace Bar & Restaurant offers a relaxing space for all along with sumptuous food and unrivalled service. retire to your luxurious guestroom which is complete with fresh white linen sheets, duvet and large fluffy pillows to ensure a restful sleep for all. Get the following day off to the perfect start with a delicious full Irish or continental breakfast served in our Summit Suite Restaurant  ensuring you are fuelled for the another busy day of fun and activities. 

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Banna Strand

Banna Strand is located just 10 minutes drive (approx 8.5km) from us here at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel. Banna Strand is a magnificent stretch of golden, sandy beach that stretches for approximately 10 kilometres along the Kerry coastline, backed all the way by sand dunes, some of which reach a height of 12 meters. Banna Strand is a safe blue flag beach and a walkers paradise with breathtaking views. Children will love the endless stretch of beach, perfect for sandcastles with seashells and rock pools to explore while the sand dunes have shelter to enjoy picnics by the shore. 

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Ballyheigue Beach

Ballyheigue is a Blue Flag extensive sandy beach located beside Ballyheigue just 15 minutes (approx 13.5kms) from us here at Ballyroe Heights Hotel. Ballyheigue Beach looks out over Tralee Bay and is great place for swimming, surfing, walking and other water sports activities. It is one of the safest beaches in Kerry and is lifeguard patrolled during the bathing season. 

Inch Beach

Inch Beach is located 30 minutes (approx 34km) from us here at Ballyroe Heights Hotel. Inch Beach is an impressive 5km long Blue Flag beach overlooking magnificent Iveragh and Dingle Peninsulas. Inch beach is very popular with adventure sports enthusiasts such as wind, wave and land surfers, anglers and swimmers and well worth a visit. There are life guards on patrol during the summer season and onsite surf schools provide lessons, water sports equipment and wetsuit hire. 

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Ballybunion Beach

Ballybunion Beach is located just 35 minutes (approx 32 kms) from us here at Ballyroe Heights Hotel. 

Ballybunion, the most famous seaside resort in North Kerry is well known for its glorious beaches and panoramic cliff walks. The two commonly used beaches in Ballybunion, divided by the cliff atop which stands the ruined castle are "Men's Beach", and "Ladies Beach"

Castlegregory Beach

Castlegregory beach is a 4-5 km stretch of interconnected beaches located 30 minutes (approx 29kms) from us here at Ballyroe Heights Hotel. This whole area of Castlegregory – Maharees coastline is a haven for both nature lovers and water sports enthusiasts alike. The landscape of extensive dune systems and long stretches of beach mean long relaxing walks are also an enticing option. A number of surfing, wind surfing and scuba diving schools operate in the area.

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Camp Beach

Camp Beach is located in the small village of Camp near the Slieve Mish Mountains and just 20 minutes (approx 19km) from us here at Ballyroe Heights Hotel.

It is a long golden sandy beach, popular with both swimmers and walkers and ideal for water sport enthusiasts.