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Traeth Lligwy Beach

Amlwch, Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey

A quiet sandy village beach with standard facilities.

Beach Type



Two campsites close to this beach


Waters sports

Nature and Wildlife

There is a coastal path.

Water Quality





No dog restrictions.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award

Tourist Information

Holyhead Tourist Information Centre. Tel: 01407 762622. Email: [email protected]


Nearest town: Amlwch
County: Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3629, -4.25596
Postcode: LL72 8NN
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Amlwch Community, Isle of Anglesey at Explore Britain.


The beach is north of the B5109.

Nearest Railway Stations

Llanfairpwll (Approx. 10 miles away)
Bangor (Gwynedd) (Approx. 11 miles away)
Ty Croes (Approx. 13 miles away)

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


Parking is a short walk from the beach

Nearby Car Parks

Dwylan, Moelfre (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Ffordd Lligwy, Moelfre (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Moelfre Beach, Moelfre (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Seawatch Centre, Moelfre (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Traeth Bychan, Marianglas (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Chapel Street, Llaneilian (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
The Square, Benllech (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Bangor Road, Benllech (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Upper Wendon, Benllech (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Traeth Bychan, Benllech (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Amlwch