Pwllheli beach is a very long stretch of south facing sand on the Llyn Peninsula and is also known as Pwllheli South Beach. The beach starts out at the marina and stretches Read more [...]
Find The Nearest Beach Gwynedd
Planning a trip to the Gwynedd coast and looking for where the nearest beach is, our beach lists will help you discover the nearest beach to me. Then for each beach, we will answer questions around location, rural or town, sandy or pebble, rockpools, tide times, weather forecast, dog restrictions, bathing water quality, beach cafes and provide general information on the beach and its facilities.
When on a beach page use our tools to search nearby Gwynedd seaside towns and the surrounding coast for things to see and do or places to stay and eat.
Finding the right beach in Gwynedd is easy – simply explore the beach links below, to find the closest hit the jump to my location compass or use the search bar to plan where your next Gwynedd beach visit should be.
Criccieth Castle beach also known as Marine beach is a long sandy beach that sits to the west of the castle and stretches out of town. Car parking with more Read more [...]
Whistling Sands is a crescent-shaped sandy beach backed by grassy cliffs located at Porth Oer on the Llyn Peninsula. The beach is looked after by the National Trust and is Read more [...]
Afon Wen beach is a sandy beach with a high tide pebble bank. Popular for fishing and horse riding. No facilities and limited parking along the sides of the road Read more [...]
Plas Menai beach is on the Menai Strait, overlooking Anglesey in North Wales. The waters of the Strait are ideal for sailing, windsurfing, canoeing and powerboating, with easy access to Read more [...]
Warren Beach is the second of Abersoch sandy beaches that stretches northwards from the harbour past the Warren holiday park and onto Llanbedrog Headland. This is just short of 4 Read more [...]
Carreg Wen beach is a fine sandy beach with some great scenery and rocks.
Trefor beach is alongside a small harbour and is sandy with some pebbles and rocks, situated on the north coast of the Llyn Peninsula in Gwynedd. You will sometimes see people Read more [...]
Porth Iago beach is a beautiful small sandy beach hidden away on the Llyn Peninsula. The cove faces south-west and sits between the headlands of Graig Ddu and Dinas. Whilst Read more [...]
Aberdaron beach is a sandy west facing beach at the picturesque village of Aberdaron on the Llyn Peninsula. The beach is large and gently shelving with relatively safe and clean Read more [...]
Porth Ceiriad is at the tip of the Llyn Peninsula, between Abersoch and Hell’s Mouth. A sheltered steep shelving beach under the cliffs with access via a walk and steep Read more [...]
Pontllyfni Beach is also known as Maen Trwyn Dylan beach is a westerly beach on the top end of the Llyn Peninsula in Caernarfon Bay. The beach is a pebble Read more [...]