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Rhosneigr Beach

Rhosneigr, Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey

Set in a bay, the beach is made up of soft sand with some shingle, pebbles and rock. It is one and a half miles long and edged by sand dunes. The village is directly behind the beach.

Beach Type

Shingle/Pebble

Facilities

The beach is backed by the village and there is a local caravan park

Activities

Swimming
Sailing
Scuba diving
Surfing
Sea canoeing
Jet skiing
Windsurfing
Power boating
Water-skiing
Kite surfing and snorkelling
There are surf boards available for hire at the beach
There is zoning for water sports with a boat lane marked out

Nature and Wildlife

There are beautiful beach and dune walks and the wildlife area. Maelog Lake. is a one and a half hour walk away. At low tide the boat pool area has many rock pools and the reef off the beach is home to a tern colony.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned weekly by the local council.

Dogs

Dogs are allowed on the beach.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Llanfairpwll Tourist Information Centre. Tel : 01248 713177. Email: llanfairpwll.tic@virgin.net

Location

Nearest town: Rhosneigr
County: Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2194, -4.51104
Postcode: LL64 5JR
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Access

Rhosneigr lies about 4 miles west of Llanelli. From the A5 take the A4080 SW towards Aberffraw discharge. After about 2 miles. cross a railway bridge then turn right towards Rhosneigr. There is free parking in the middle of the village. From here roa

Public Transport

There are trains to Rhosneigr which is a request stop. and buses from Llangefni and Holyhead. These services do not run on Sundays.

Nearest Railway Stations

Rhosneigr (Less than a mile away)
Ty Croes (About a mile and a half away)
Bodorgan (Approx. 4 miles away)
Valley (Approx. 5 miles away)
Holyhead (Approx. 8 miles away)

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

Parking

Free parking for 100 cars in the village centre and also on any of the 2 or 3 roads leading down to the beach. There are no disabled spaces. Parking is difficult at busy times.

Nearby Car Parks

Crigyll Bay, Llanfaelog (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Awel y Mor, Rhosneigr (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Llys Llywelyn, Aberffraw (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Rhoscolyn, Rhoscolyn (Unknown stay).
About 3.7 miles away
Valley A.T.E., Valley (Unknown stay).
About 4.8 miles away
Trearddur Bay, Trearddur (Long stay).
About 6 miles away
Lon Isallt - Trearddur Bay, Trearddur (Unknown stay).
About 6.2 miles away
Lon Isallt, Trearddur (Unknown stay).
About 6.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Rhosneigr