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Porth Trwyn Beach

Holyhead, Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey

Llanfaethlu is a quiet sandy bay backed by dunes.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

None
Further facilities at church bay
A few miles north

Activities

Walking
Golf and horse riding are all close-by

Nature and Wildlife

There is a coast path and lots of national trust areas to explore.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award

Tourist Information

Holyhead TIC Stena Line. Terminal 1. Holyhead. Anglesey. LL65 1DQ Phone: 01407 762622

Location

Nearest town: Holyhead
County: Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3593, -4.56239
Postcode: LL65 4HD
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Porth Trwyn is located off the A5025 between Llanfaethlu and Llanrhyddlad

Nearest Railway Stations

Holyhead (Approx. 4 miles away)
Valley (Approx. 5 miles away)
Rhosneigr (Approx. 9 miles away)
Ty Croes (Approx. 10 miles away)

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

Parking

Free parking available.

Nearby Car Parks

Church Bay, Holyhead (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Victoria Road, Holyhead (Unknown stay).
About 4.1 miles away
Holyhead Ferry Terminal, Holyhead (Long stay).
About 4.1 miles away
Cemlyn West, Cemlyn (Unknown stay).
About 4.1 miles away
Tyddyn Sydney, Cemlyn (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Prince of Wales Road, Holyhead (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Ffordd Tudur, Holyhead (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Boston Street, Holyhead (Short stay).
About 4.3 miles away
Penrhos Beach Road, Holyhead (Unknown stay).
About 4.3 miles away
Newry Street, Holyhead (Unknown stay).
About 4.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Holyhead