Beaches in Gwynedd, North Wales

 

We have 41 beaches listed for Gwynedd in North Wales

 

Aberdaron Beach

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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 popular sandy beach, which is nice and sheltered from the wind, thanks to the headlands at either end of the beach. The village lies just beyond the beach, so amenities are not far away. This beach is...

Aberdyfi / Aberdovey Beach

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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...

Abererch Beach

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

A fantastic long sandy beach which stretches all the way to Pwllheli, making it an ideal destination for families, walkers and excellent for dogs looking stretch their legs. This unspoilt beach is great for a...

Abersoch Harbour Beach

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

Harbour Beach at Abersoch straddles both sides of the River Soch, it is certainly far quieter than its popular sister

Abersoch Main Beach

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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...

Afon Wen Beach

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

This is a sand and shingle beach, which gradually slopes down to the sea, making it suitable for paddling and swimming.

Barmouth Beach

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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...

Bennar Beach

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

The is a long sandy beach backed by pebbles, and sand dunes that have been designated as a Site Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). This beach is considered to be one of the best along this coastline for surfing, due...

Black Rock Sands Beach

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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

aka: Morfa Bychan Beach This is possibly the most renowned beach on the Llyn, and certainly very popular with families. It offers an extensive stretch of wide open, fine sand. Visitors are allowed to drive their cars...

Carreg Wen Beach

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

A nice small sandy beach. Holiday homes in Morfa Bychan

Clynnog Fawr Beach

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Dogs Allowed: No dog information available
Wheelchair Accessible: No wheelchair beach access

The beach is mainly made up of pebbles, but low tide reveals some nice patches of sand as well as rock pools for the kids to explore.

Criccieth East Beach / West Beach

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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...

Dinas Dinlle Beach

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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...

Fairbourne Beach

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

The is a beautiful two-mile stretch of beach, backed by steep pebble banks. Swimming is considered safe here, it is also popular for surfing and windsurfing.

Harlech Beach

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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...

Llanaber Beach

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Dogs Allowed: No dog information available
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

A vast beautiful beach that is clean and flat and never overcrowded, perfect for families looking for plenty of space for beach games and kite flying.

Llanbedrog Beach

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

This beach, which is owned by the National Trust stretches for about a mile and is made up mostly of sand. There is a huge headland at the Eastern end of the beach that protects it from the Atlantic swells, this, in...

Llandanwg Beach

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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 pleasant sheltered sandy beach, ideal for families. The beach is also a popular spot with fishermen.

Wheelchair Access Wheelchair access to Llandanwg Beach is by a ramp by the...

Llwyngwril Beach

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

This beach is made up of mostly rocks with a smattering of sand at low tide, it is more suited for walking and for spotting marine wildlife. It tends to be used by more experienced surfers, not really ideal for...

Morfa Dyffryn Beach (Dyffryn Ardudwy)

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

A naturist beach There are signs that indicate the start of the naturist section of the beach, which is about 800 yards North of the beach main entrance. The beach itself stretches for about 2 miles and is...

Plas Menai Beach

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Dogs Allowed: No dog information available
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

A mud and shingle shore on the banks of the Menai Straits. Holiday homes in Y Felinheli

Pontllyfni Beach

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

A fairly remote and quiet beach made up of shingle and sand. Holiday homes in Llangybi

Porth Dinllaen Beach (Porthdinllaen)

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

A beautiful long stretch of sheltered sandy beach, part of which is owned by the National Trust. This is a good family beach where parents can top up their tan, and the kids enjoy making sandcastles and having a...

Porth Nefyn Beach

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

An excellent long stretch of fine sand, with a harbour at the end. This beach is quite sheltered and offers safe bathing, it's also popular with watersports enthusiasts.

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Porth Neigwl (Hell's Mouth)

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

This is a long beach made up of mostly pebbles, with sand revealed at low tide. It is a South-westerly facing beach, which means it offers very little shelter from the elements. On the flip side, this beaches aspect...

Porth Oer (Whistling Sands)

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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...

Porth Tŷ-mawr Beach

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Dogs Allowed: No dog information available
Wheelchair Accessible: No wheelchair beach access

Positioned in a remote location, this is a beach that is made up of a mixture of sand and shingle with plenty of rock pools worth exploring at low tide. Not the easiest beach to get down to.

Porth Towyn Beach

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

A lovely sandy beach that provides a good location for surfers if the conditions are right. Holiday...

Porth y Nant Beach

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

This is a fairly long stretch of beach made up of mostly pebbles, and not much sand. Holiday homes in...

Porth Ysgaden Beach

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Dogs Allowed: No dog information available
Wheelchair Accessible: Unknown

A narrow sheltered sandy beach, access is via a slipway which is cut off at high tide. It is also a popular spot with fishermen, and for scuba diving.