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Meath County Council is responsible for the upkeep of Meath's two beaches in Laytown/Bettystown and Mornington. Details of their management of these beaches can be found here.

Beach Warden

Meath County Council appoint a Beach Warden on a seasonal basis to carry out functions associated with the Councils management responsibilities for the Beach.

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Meath County Council appoint beach Lifeguards at Bettystown Beach throughout the summer bathing season and generally at weekends in June and during normal daytime hours in July /August .

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Parking at Bettystown Beach

There is no parking on the beach this summer. There are a small number of Age Friendly and Blue Badge (Disabled) spaces on the beach at Bettystown, which will be co-ordinated by the Beach Wardens.  This will be strictly monitored to ensure these spaces are available for those who need them most and fines will issue for noncompliance.


Parking is available (follow the signs) at Colaiste na hInse on the Coast Road. It's a short walk to the beach through Brookside Lane.  Exit the car park and go left to the Coast Road, turn left towards Bettystown, the laneway is on the right hand side (black gate).


Parking is available also at Funtasia, Bettystown, at a cost of €4 per vehicle per day.

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