Banna Strand is a superb stretch of golden, sandy beach that stretches for approximately 10 km along the Kerry coastline. It’s a beautiful blue flag beach that extends for miles. The sand dunes here are a designated conservation area with rare plants and animals. It is a popular surfing spot with surfing lessons and summer camps.
Ballyheigue beach is situated just a short 20mins drive from The Brandon Hotel. An extensive, sandy, blue flag beach overlooking Tralee Bay and is the ideal location for swimming, surfing, walking, bird watching and other water sports activities. The beach is lifeguard patrolled during bathing season with access to free parking and is dog friendly.
Inch beach a blue flag awarded beach is located 30mins from us here The Brandon Hotel Tralee. It is a haven for all types of water sports activities including surfing, kayaking, windsurfing and kite surfing. For the avid fisher there is a superb spot for bass fishing stInch Strand, Bunaneer Strand and Minard Strand, all in the Inch - Annascaul area.
Ballybunion beach a blue flag awarded beach is situated approx 34km from The Brandon Hotel Tralee. The north and south beaches are perfect for walking, swimming, surfing and other water sports activities. The beaches are surrounded by rocky headlands and caves which you can explore in low tide. Grab your walking shoes and scout around the panoramic cliff walks, take in the breathtaking views over Loop Head and walk up over the cliffs overlooking the Virgin Rock.
Castlegregory beach is a 4-5 km stretch of interconnected beaches in Tralee Bay just a short 25mins drive from The Brandon Hotel Tralee. Castlegregory beach boasts extensive sand dune systems and long stretches of beach. If you're a nature or water sports lover this is the place for you. A number of scuba diving, surfing and windsurfing schools operate in the vicinity with lifeguards on duty during the summer months.
Camp beach is located in the quaint little village of Camp in Co. Kerry and a 15mins drive from The Brandon Hotel Tralee. It is a beautiful scenic sandy beach popular with swimmers, walkers and water sports enthusiasts.