British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

Interested in more than just beaches? Check out our new sister site, Sea Britain, for a comprehensive guide to Britain's coastline. Beaches, coastal towns and features, local accomodation, weather, tides, local tourist attractions and more. All at www.SeaBritain.co.uk.

Machroes Beach

Abersoch, Gwynedd

Sandy beach surrounded by a rugged seascape. Popular for windsurfing and sailing. Picnic area. Disabled access and facilities.

Beach Type

Sandy

Facilities

Toilets
Shops
Campsite
Disabled access
First aid
Dogs allowed
Slipway

Activities

Surfing
Canoeing
Sailing
Jet skiing

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

No

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award

Location

Nearest town: Abersoch
County: Gwynedd
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8113, -4.49442
Postcode: LL53 7EU
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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

Public Transport

Train station at Pwllheli

Nearest Railway Stations

Pwllheli (Approx. 6 miles away)
Abererch (Approx. 8 miles away)
Penychain (Approx. 9 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Parking

Pay parking

Nearby Car Parks

Machroes, Bwlchtocyn (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Golf Lane, Abersoch (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Beach, Abersoch (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Ocean Edge, Abersoch (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Abersoch Village Hall, Abersoch (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
The Warren South, Abersoch (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
The Warren North, Abersoch (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Porthneigwl, Llanengan (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Mynytho, Mynytho (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Llanbedrog Beach, Llanbedrog (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Abersoch