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dog friendly

On a wet day and after a nice pub lunch our little Bertie had fun on the beach. vast area but we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Long wide sand beach

The longest and busiest beach on the coastal walk from Criccieth to Portmadoc, can also be accessed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charles F
Newtown, United Kingdom
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“sand dunes”(8 reviews)
“safe bathing”(3 reviews)
“borth y gest”(3 reviews)
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Morfa Bychan, Porthmadog LL49 9YE, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On a wet day and after a nice pub lunch our little Bertie had fun on the beach. vast area but we did not stay long as it was raining, but looked fantastic

Thank christinamay2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

The longest and busiest beach on the coastal walk from Criccieth to Portmadoc, can also be accessed by road from central Portmadoc, seasonal charge to drive on to the beach, some run their dogs by cars to exercise them. Good views of the coast and...More

Thank Charles F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great flat sandy beach but beware of speeding cars as cars park on the beach. Costs £5 per car but you can stay there all day. Great for swimming.

Thank eifioncymru
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved that we could drive onto the beach up to the waters edge ..£5 a day bargain ... ice cream van ridiculously expensive for rubbish ice cream so dont bother we will be back next year .

1  Thank Lisa c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely big clean beach accessed through the sand dunes. The tide goes out a long way so thee is loads of room. One thing though vehicles can drive onto the beach from Black Rock and while there were not too many we were suprised to...More

1  Thank Tim P
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Much family fun on this wonderful clean large beach with safe bathing and good access - facilities and parking nearby

Thank Tillyted
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach with many different coves, some accessible only really when the tide lowers. Soft sands, very soft in places, rock pools, very sheltered

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Spent several days on this beach with its beautiful sand and surprisingly warm water. Very enjoable and highly recommended

Thank Eve S
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Has the advantage of being able to bring the car on to park. Plan to get there early and bring food/drink for the day (best choice/value from Porthmadog Tesco/Lidl/Aldi). There can be some issues with erratic driving later in the day, but if this gets...More

Thank gatcarr4
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Ejoyed week here absolutely lovely place to stay and visit. the beach was superb. Loved sitting by the harbour watching the boats coming in.

Thank PatriciaredLiverpool
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