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Aberavon Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed only at certain times of the year
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

This is a lovely long sandy beach, backed by a sea wall and promenade. The Northern end of the beach is known as

Aberdyfi / Aberdovey Beach

2 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

This is a lovely long stretch of unspoilt golden sands, which extends for miles. On the whole, swimming is fairly safe providing you stay away from the estuary as there are strong currents there. Watersports are...

Aberporth Beaches (Dolwen & Dyffryn)

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

There are two sheltered beaches in Aberporth, which are separated by a small rocky outcrop. Both beaches are sandy with plenty of rock pools for the kids to poke around in, and from the shore, Bottlenose dolphins can...

Abersoch Main Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

What a beauty! This is the main beach at Abersoch, and it's without a doubt, one of the most popular and liveliest beaches on the Llŷn Peninsula. Its sheltered position along with its golden sand makes it very...

Barafundle Bay Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
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A truly outstanding beach where crystal clear waters lap onto the golden sands nestled neatly in a beautiful bay, within the National Trust's Stackpole estate. Its sheltered position makes it ideal for chilling out...

Barmouth Beach

2 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

This is a superb wide sandy beach that is extremely popular with holidaymakers, it comes complete with all the typical seaside paraphernalia one would expect from a renowned seaside resort. The water has a section...

Bracelet Bay Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed only at certain times of the year
Wheelchair Accessible: No wheelchair beach access

This beach is made up of rocks and pebbles with a sprinkling of sand here and there, as well as a number of rock pools to investigate. The waters here are ok for dipping your toes in, but swimming is not really...

Broad Haven South Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

Visitors will be greeted by a large soft sandy beach, which grows even bigger at low tide providing plenty of room for all beachgoers. Set in a picturesque sheltered bay, the beach is backed by dunes leading from...

Caswell Bay Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed only at certain times of the year
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

This is a great all-rounder as beaches go. It's nice and sandy, it's safe to swim here, and it's good for a spot of surfing too. Being such a popular beach means it does get very busy, although at low tide the sand...

Colwyn Bay Beach (Rhos on Sea)

2 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

A fantastic long sandy beach, backed by a newly updated long promenade.

Wheelchair Access Wheelchair access to Colwyn Bay Beach (Rhos on Sea) is by a concrete ramp

Criccieth East Beach / West Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed only at certain times of the year
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

Criccieth is blessed with 2 beaches, which are separated by an imposing castle perched on a small headland. East beach is a sheltered beach of mostly pebbles with sand revealed at low tide. Its shallow water...

Deganwy Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

A beach mostly made up of sand, with a fairly wide stretch of shingle between the sand and promenade. This is a nice, quieter beach than some of the others found at nearby seaside resorts.

Dinas Dinlle Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

This is a very exposed, yet popular sand and shingle beach. There are two slipways here to aid in a variety of water-based activities such as power boating, jet skiing, windsurfing and diving. The beach is also a...

Ffrith Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

A sandy beach backed by a long promenade split into 2 areas. Ffrith Beach West and Ffrith Beach East. Officially, there is no lifeguard cover in this section, however, lifeguards do occasionally patrol here.

Freshwater East Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

A delightful golden sandy beach backed by sand dunes, offering plenty of room for all those beach games. Swimming is considered quite safe here, as is surfing, kitesurfing, windsurfing and kayaking. It is also...

Harlech Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: No wheelchair beach access

We have very few beaches listed which can even come close to Harlech, it offers a vast stretch of unspoilt, beautifully clean golden sand backed by dunes. Whether you see it as a plus or minus, it's not one of those...

Llanddulas Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

This is a long beach made up of mostly pebbles, but at low tide, there is plenty of sand further down the beach.

Llanddwyn Bay Beach (Newborough Beach)

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed only at certain times of the year
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

This is an impressive 3½ mile long beach of mostly fine sand with a smattering of shingle, which gently shelves making the kids feel safe in the water. Behind the dunes lies the Newborough Warren National Nature...

Llandudno North Shore Beach

3 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

A delightful long curved sandy beach with some shingle, backed by a wide promenade. There is a year round dog exercise area.

Wheelchair Access Wheelchair access to Llandudno North Shore...

Llangrannog Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

One of the most popular beaches in Ceredigion

This lovely beach is mostly sand with some shingle all nestled into a steep, lush green narrow valley. Visitors couldn't...

Newgale Sands Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

Newgale Sands beach - It's certainly popular - It's definitely big - It's possibly one of the best beaches found in Wales. Facing West, out from St brides Bay, this is a vast 2-mile sweep of sand is back by a huge...

Newton Bay Beach (Black Rock Beach)

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed only at certain times of the year
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

This is a long sand and rock beach backed by dunes. There are no facilities here apart from a slipway used by jet skiers and power boat users, it's also a popular location for windsurfers. Volunteer lifeguards may...

Oxwich Bay Beach

3 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

This is a lovely long sandy beach offering plenty of room for everybody, it's also nice and sheltered here, making it ideal for swimming as well as kayaking and paddleboarding. The waters are also used by high-speed...

Porth Oer (Whistling Sands)

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed only at certain times of the year
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

Excellent family beach. This is a small, sandy and picturesque National Trust beach. Subject to the weather conditions diving, sailing and surfing are popular activities at this beach. Porth Oer does have a strange...

Prestatyn Central Beach

2 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

A popular large sandy beach, backed by a promenade. A lifeguard patrols (not RNLI) 23rd May to 31st May everyday 11am to 4:30pm 1st June to 17th July Weekends only 11am to 4:30pm 18th July to 31st August everyday...

Rhossili Bay Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
Wheelchair Accessible: No wheelchair beach access

This is a massive 3-mile arc of lovely sandiness, offering plenty of space for those all important beach games, and the golden sands are ideal for sandcastle building competitions. Rhossili Bay is wide open, offering...

Southerndown Beach (Dunraven Bay)

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed only at certain times of the year
Wheelchair Accessible: No wheelchair beach access

Southerndown is a beach best visited at low tide when it reveals a nice sandy beach further down towards the sea, the top section is made up of rocks and pebbles. Kids will find plenty of rock pools and streams to...

Swansea Bay Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

Here visitors will find a very long stretch of sand, which extends even wider at low tide. It isn't a good idea to try to walk out to meet the sea at low tide, as the sand gets fairly boggy. The beach is very easy to...

Traeth Cymyran Beach - Rhosneigr

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

This is a wide sandy beach which offers excellent fishing, safe bathing and ideal for various water sports. As Traeth Cymyran beach is a bit of a walk from Rhosneigr, it never really gets too busy. It is located...

Trearddur Bay Beach

1 Reviews
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Dogs Allowed: Yes dogs allowed all year round but only in certain areas
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes this beach has wheelchair access

This is a fantastic wide sandy beach that gradually slopes towards the sea, with a protected bathing area that's ideal for a safe family swim. At either end of the bay there are a few rock pools for the kids to poke...