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Port Dinorwic Sailing Club. Felinheli Beach

Bangor, Gwynedd

A mud and sand shore on the banks of the Menai Straits.

Beach Type



There is a sailing club
Further facilities available in the village
Public toilets



Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Caernarfon TIC: Oriel Pendeitsh. Castle Street. Caernarfon. Gwynedd LL55 2NA Tel: 01286 672232


Nearest town: Bangor
County: Gwynedd
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1826, -4.2125
Postcode: LL56 4RQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Take the A487 from bangor towards Caernarfon and lookout for signs to Y Felinheli

Nearest Railway Stations

Llanfairpwll (Approx. 3 miles away)
Bangor (Gwynedd) (Approx. 4 miles away)
Bodorgan (Approx. 9 miles away)
Llanfairfechan (Approx. 11 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Stryd Memorial, Y Felinheli (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
The Quay, Y Felinheli (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Plas Newydd, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Glan Faenol, Bangor (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Vaynol Park, Bangor (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Mausoleum, Bangor (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Brynsiencyn, Brynsiencyn (Unknown stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll Station, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Holyhead Road, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Kwiks, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Bangor