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Black Rock Sands

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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A great place for jetskiing, took the family down registered my jetski and spent the day on the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Gorgeous, long beach

Lovely long beach, very clean and dog friendly. Perfect to visit if you are staying on the Haven... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cannock, United Kingdom
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  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Porthmadog LL49 9UR, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

£5.00 to park the car on the beach . Dog friendly to the left of the entrance . Rather a lot of rubbish around . We gathered some of it up in order to dispose of it properly - but where to start.... ?

Thank kathryn m
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A great place for jetskiing, took the family down registered my jetski and spent the day on the water. Beautiful beach, one of my favourites in North Wales...buttie van on the beach for your bacon and egg and a brew...will be visiting again soon.

Thank Erabor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely long beach, very clean and dog friendly. Perfect to visit if you are staying on the Haven Site, Greenaches.

Thank Windy0309
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely clean beach and you can park on the sand. This has to be one of our favourite beaches this holiday. My daughter especially loved it as she found her 1st mermaids purse. ☺️

1  Thank natc895
Reviewed 1 week ago

The longest beach on the coastal walk from Criccieth to Portmadoc, can be accessed by road from the centre of the latter, seasonal charge to drive onto it by the landowner, always seem to be vehicles on it some running dogs alongside their drive. Good...More

1  Thank Charles F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing views great walks and great cricket grounds nice Sand to barefoot and cliffs fun to climb and motocross riderso were having a right day

Thank Alfie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great beach for walking over! I walked from Criccieth following the North Wales Coast Path to Porthmadoc in July and the middle section of my walk included the whole length of Black Rock sands( best part of two miles) . I entered from the Criccieth...More

1  Thank Gill W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely beech nice sand and the water is nice and clear there is a £5 charge for going on the beech for parking. You can stay until 8pm I did notice at around 4pm they stopped charging. The toilets where locked up no good if...More

Thank Quaverkid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited during last week of August. A vast, open sandy beach which you can take your vehicle onto for a £5 a day. Don't worry about space, the beach is miles long and even on a busy day there is space, space, space. Clean, very...More

Thank CJJP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always loved this beach when I came as a child now I've been able bring my kids back it's still amazing, views are out of this world and we had the added bonus of seeing dolphins while we were there.

Thank CarlaB1692
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5 September 2018|
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Response from thewelshlady16 | Reviewed this property |
When we went it was clearly signposted. As we drove onto the beach there was a sign to confirm dogs were only permitted to the left side.
Elaine K
9 August 2018|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. No problem with that!!!
dan h
27 July 2018|
Response from Edgey72 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, many people take dogs onto the beach