We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Stunning location

Quaint harbour with amazing views of the mountains. Chip shop, toilets & Cafes near by. A lovely... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2018
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Gorgeous place!

Stunning views of the mountains, watch the train head over the bridge, see the boats bobbing... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Bala, United Kingdom
Read all 214 reviews
All photos (80)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“small harbour”(5 reviews)
“crab fishing”(9 reviews)
Barmouth developed as one of the major ship building centres in Wales during the 18th & 19th centuries. The harbour still has a small fishing industry but is mainly used by pleasure craft. The estuary is home to Merioneth Yacht Club. Lining the edge...more
The Quay, Barmouth LL42 1ET, Wales
Improve This Listing
Reviews (214)
Filter reviews
210 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lovely harbour small harbour crab fishing fish and chips ice cream boats bobbing harbour master low tide public toilets views of the mountains visit barmouth plenty of places to eat chip shop sunny day ferry boat fantastic views sand dunes
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 210 reviews
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Quaint harbour with amazing views of the mountains. Chip shop, toilets & Cafes near by. A lovely place to sit & relax looking at the stunning scenery. Crab fishing for the kids. Large car park around the corner, near to long sandy beach.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Unicornlady2013
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Stunning views of the mountains, watch the train head over the bridge, see the boats bobbing, breathe in the clean air. Bliss.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DMW2013_81
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Very pretty harbour, with lots of restaurants and cafes around it. Nice to walk over the sand at low tide.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KJP543
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Nice for site seeing.Or taking the dog for a walk with your family pleasant experience .not to be missed

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Robert R
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Enjoyed a couple of days at Barmouth.....wasn't the best weather to enjoy this scenic harbour, but still the harbour, sandy beaches and interesting town with the mountain for a backdrop was enjoyable. Hopefully return when the weather is good and we can see the harbour...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Richard B
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

never tire of a stroll down to the harbour and feel so lucky to call it home. harbour master is top quality it’s a clean and well looked after place at the heart of our beloved Barmouth id recommend any tourists to visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank neileast1961
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Harbourmaster very helpful and highly knowledgeable, a good place to visit before going on a jetski. Unfortunately not a good place to launch the jetski as the silt underneath your footing is very slippery all the way round and being steep does not help. If...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Erabor
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Barmouth harbour has a variety of bars shops and resteraunts local to it and is a calm relaxing place to view the scenery.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mike W
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

What fantastic views you have from the harbour, the sea goes out a long way, you get a panoramic view of the sea and mountains, well worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 508carolew
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Plenty of shops, good cafes (especially the Old Tea Rooms) and varied activity for kids up to young teenagers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank viv e
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
Bae Abermaw Hotel
261 reviews
.52 km away
Arbour Hotel
130 reviews
.76 km away
Min-y-mor Hotel
384 reviews
1.01 km away
Ty'r Graig Castle
456 reviews
1.50 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 65 nearby restaurants
Bistro Bermo
577 reviews
.13 km away
Myrddins Bar Caffi
336 reviews
.05 km away
The Tilman
198 reviews
.12 km away
The Captain's Table
362 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 30 nearby attractions
Barmouth Beach
940 reviews
.35 km away
Sands Leisure Complex
43 reviews
1.45 km away
Barmouth Bridge
441 reviews
.53 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
10 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jeddefm2018 | Reviewed this property |
As David said you can do everything you want to do as Barmouth is now 'in season'. The ferries are regular & are deliberately timed to meet up with the Fairbourne railway. Tickets are available on the day. 😀😎
19 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from DAVIDMS20050 | Reviewed this property |
sorry for delay had problems with my password I cannot think of any rooms in the area with balconies. A sea facing room is the best you can get -check on TripAdvisor.