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Tresaith Beach

Cardigan, Ceredigion

The small resort of Tresaith overlooks this attractive sandy beach and the waters of Cardigan Bay. The name Tresaith is derived from the River Saith which cascades over the cliffs to Tresaith Beach.

Beach Type



Toilets are available
Including facilities for the disabled
There is also a cafe
A first aid post and a shop
The beach has a slipway


The beach is used by swimmers
Windsurfers and sailors

Nature and Wildlife

Tresaith is a good base from which to explore the surrounding coast line.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by the council between Easter and September. It is cleaned weekly the rest of the year.


Dogs are restricted to a section of the beach between 1st May and 30th September.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Cardigan Tourist Information Centre. Theatr Mwldan. Bath House Road. Cardigan SA43 2YJ. Tel: +44 (0)1239 613230. Fax: +44 (0)1970 626566. Email: [email protected]


Nearest town: Cardigan
County: Ceredigion
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1363, -4.51644
Postcode: SA43 2JL
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


From the A487 (north of Cardigan) take the turning at Sarnau and follow the signs for Tresaith.

Public Transport

The nearest train station is Aberystwyth and the following buses go through Tresaith: the 550 and 551 Aberystwyth to Cardigan route and the 552 Aberaeron to Cardigan route.


Free car parking is available for a few cars. including spaces for the disabled.

Nearby Car Parks

Heol Y Graig, Aberporth (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Penbryn, Penbryn (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Ffordd Yr Odyn East, Aberporth (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Ffordd Yr Odyn West, Aberporth (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Llangranog Beach, Llangranog (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Cardigan