Beach Wheelchairs 2018


Kerry County Council wish to announce that we will have a beach wheelchair available at our Ballybunion Blue Flag beach for the Summer 2018.  We are delighted also that our beach wheelchair service will continue at Ballinskelligs and Inch Blue Flag Beaches again this Summer.  The wheelchairs will be available for booking from 1st June to 15th September.


This service is FREE but the wheelchairs must be booked in advance.  They are available at the following locations and can be booked in slots of up to 3 hours.



Beach Wheelchair Locations/Availability

Beach Collection Point To book phone Times Weekdays

(up to 3 hrs)



(up to 3 hrs)

Ballinskelligs Café Cois Trá 087 296 5874 12 noon – 7pm 11 am – 7 pm
Inch Lifeguard Hut 086 266 3186 12 noon – 7pm 11 am – 7 pm
Ballybunnion Collins’ Seaweed Baths 068 27469 12 noon – 6pm 11 am – 6 pm


Terms, Conditions and Guidelines for Use


All chair users must have a carer/assistant with them to aid them in transfer to the chair and to push the chair, as the wheelchairs are not self-propelling.  The people looking after the bookings will not be in a position to assist transfer to and from the chair or push users on to the beach.  Lifeguards will not be in a position to assist with wheelchair use.


All users must present a current photo ID when collecting the chair.


Please read our Terms & Conditions for the use, attached, in order to ensure an enjoyable and safe experience.  All users will be required to sign a copy of this when collecting the wheelchair.

Further information contact 066 716 2000 or email