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Aberdaron Beach Beach

Pwllheli, Gwynedd

A mile-long sandy bay situated at the end of the Llyn peninsula.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Toilets
Cafes and restaurants
Disabled access
First aid centre
And a slipway
There is a promenade

Activities

Windsurfing
Canoeing and sailing
Surfing is also possible although a large swell is needed to produce waves at this relatively sheltered beach

Nature and Wildlife

This is a long bay with plenty to explore. including some sea caves and rockpools. Care should be taken around the cliffs and be aware of the tide times to avoid getting cut-off.

Water Quality

Good

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

Dog restrictions aply. There is a dog exercise area.

Tourist Information

Pwllheli TIC. Min y Don. Station Square. Pwllheli. Gwynedd. LL53 5HG Phone: 01758 613000

Location

Nearest town: Pwllheli
County: Gwynedd
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8026, -4.71012
Postcode: LL53 8BE
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Pwllheli Community, Gwynedd at Explore Britain.

Access

Signposted from Pwllheli

Public Transport

Limited bus service.

Parking

Parking available. you must pay to park.

Nearby Car Parks

Pont Fawr, Aberdaron (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Porth Meudwy, Aberdaron (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Cwrt, Henfaes and Porth Simdde, Tir Glyn (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Uwchmynydd, Uwchmynydd (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Porthor, Aberdaron (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Afonfawr, Penllech (Unknown stay).
About 5.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Pwllheli