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Beautiful beach

I would really recommend this beach to anyone to go and visit. If you are a National trust member... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Flintshire, United Kingdom
Amazing NT site

Would really recommend this NT site for everyone. Probably the most scenic view on the North Wales... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“car park”(53 reviews)
“beautiful beach”(22 reviews)
“national trust”(22 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Aberdaron Road, Aberdaron LL53 8LH, Wales
+44 1758 780219
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All reviews car park beautiful beach national trust great little cafe steep hill rock pools gorgeous white sand nice coastal walk walking difficulties narrow country lanes visited early shop cafe sun shining coastal path home made cakes cliff top non members
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would really recommend this beach to anyone to go and visit. If you are a National trust member it's free to park but reasonably priced if you aren't. The views are stunning and it has to be the best beach in Wales. The cafe...More

Thank Departure33995583246
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would really recommend this NT site for everyone. Probably the most scenic view on the North Wales coast.

Thank 434mantasp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful bay with free parking if you are a national trust member, you will need your membership card to scan. The bay was stunning with a lovely little cafe on the beach that offered a choice of hot drinks and snacks, only had a...More

Thank shellfarn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The LLeyn Peninsular is a strange place. Historically remote, a bastion of Welsh Language and culture. a landscape of living myth and legend. Every single track lane hides a secret. Every isolated location a surprise. Until 20 years ago you couldnt buy an alchohlic drink...More

Thank Alistair O
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We visited here a few years ago in a cold blustery Boxing Day and returned today in glorious sunshine. Only a handful of us on the beach, felt as if we owned it! A hidden gem well worth travelling to.

Thank 377maureenw
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Whistling sands they may be - but they didn't whistle for us! That being said, this is a glorious sandy beach backed by cliffs and a good centre for walking. It is also peaceful with no facilities other than the toilets in the car park...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

...... no dogs allowed which is NOT shown in the NT handbook and it’s s long drive from (well anywhere) to arrive and be told no dogs. Pathetic ........ That aside, it’s idyllic.....and our angst was saved by the great beach cafe (dogs allowed) where...More

1  Thank iloveabersoch
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Stunning beach in lovely surroundings.Fantastic walks around. Be aware the walk from the beach is uphill so if anyone is slightly infirm to bear this in mind. The cafe is very good with delicious scones and coffee which we really enjoyed.

Thank groomj
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We didn't have a great deal of time, so paid a visit whilst passing. Typical of a National Trust managed site. £4 to park irrespective of how long, we would just spent an hour there, but refused to pay the parking, at least stagger the...More

1  Thank Yarkie1
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful long beach to relax whilst the kids played. The café on the beach is well stocked and has delicious cakes!!

Thank meganjane619
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11 July 2018|
Response from MrandMrsRo | Reviewed this property |
There is no part of the beach where dogs are allowed I am afraid from May till September. You can take them down the road as far as the cafe and it's OK to sit outside the cafe with your dog but you can't take them on the... More
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7 June 2018|
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Response from Saldj62 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, from where you are, go to Nefyn, then Nefyn to Tudweillog, and follow the Tudweillog to Aberdaron road, and then look for signs for Porthor. This should take you to the car park, then just walk down the road, very... More
5 April 2018|
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Response from j0anevans | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t know