Skerries South Strand is a long sandy beach approximately 2.5km in length. with low dunes behind the strandline in the centre of and to the south of the designated bathing water. The beach is accessible along its length from the footpath / promenade that runs parallel to and all along the beach. There are three islands situated off the coast and the Rockabill lighthouse which was automated just recently is approx. 16km offshore.