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Ynyslas - Twyni Bach (Estuary) Beach

Aberdovey, Ceredigion

A large expanse of sand and dunes at the mouth of the Dovey Estuary.

Beach Type



Picnic site



Water Quality





No dog restrictions although this area is a nature reserve so dogs must be kept on a lead.

Tourist Information

Borth TIC. Open Easter - September 01970 871174. email


Nearest town: Aberdovey
County: Ceredigion
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5285, -4.04632
Postcode: SY24 5JZ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Turn off A487 towards Ynysglas at Tre’r Ddôl.

Nearest Railway Stations

Aberdovey (About a mile away)
Penhelig (About a mile away)
Borth (Approx. 3 miles away)
Tywyn (Approx. 4 miles away)
Dovey Junction (Approx. 6 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Aberdyfi Main, Aberdyfi (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
Trackside, Aberdovey (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Aberdovey Station, Aberdovey (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Penhelig, Aberdyfi (Long stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Trefeddian Lay-by, Aberdyfi (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Borth Station, Borth (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
High Street, Upper Borth (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
High Street East, Upper Borth (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Talyllyn Railway Station, Tywyn (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Athelstan Road, Tywyn (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Aberdovey