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St. Davids. Benllech Beach

Benllech, Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey

A popular family beach on the east coast of Anglesey.

Beach Type



Kiosks and cafes along the beach
And pubs/restaurants in the Benllech town


Sandy bay much favoured for swimming
Beach games and walking

Water Quality





Dogs restricted.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Nearest Tourist Information Centre: Llanfairpwll 01248 713177


Nearest town: Benllech
County: Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3146, -4.20581
Postcode: LL75 8RJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Llanfair-Mathafarn-Eithaf Community, Isle of Anglesey at Explore Britain.


Off the A5025 between Menai Bridge and Amlwich.

Nearest Railway Stations

Llanfairpwll (Approx. 7 miles away)
Bangor (Gwynedd) (Approx. 7 miles away)
Llanfairfechan (Approx. 10 miles away)
Bodorgan (Approx. 12 miles away)

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


Parking available - charges apply

Nearby Car Parks

Traeth Bychan, Benllech (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Upper Wendon, Benllech (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Seafront, Red Wharf Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Bangor Road, Benllech (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
The Square, Benllech (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Traeth Coch, Pentraeth (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Traeth Bychan, Marianglas (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Beach, Llanddona (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Ffordd Lligwy, Moelfre (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Moelfre Beach, Moelfre (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Benllech