"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Barmouth Beach

Barmouth is one of the most picturesque resorts on the Welsh coast and is surrounded by the majestic splendour of the Snowdonia National Park. A traditional seaside resort, Barmouth is ideal for family holidays with miles of soft golden sands and safe paddling in the bathing waters of Cardigan Bay. The vast beach is never overcrowded and there is always plenty of room for a game of volleyball, rounders or sandcastle building. A 'land train' runs the length of the promenade and traditional donkey rides, swing boats and amusement arcades provide fun for all ages.

 

 

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Barmouth

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH609158

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Barmouth Beach

  • Bendi-gedig (0m)
  • Fairbourne Steam Railway (2m)
  • The Childrens Farm Park (9m)
  • Llanfair Slate Caverns (9m)
  • Crochendy Tywyn Pottery (9m)
  • Talyllyn Railway (10m)
  • Harlech Castle (10m)
  • Go Ape! Coed-Y-Brenin (10m)
  • Coed y Brenin Forest Park (10m)
  • Corris Craft Centre (10m)

Tourist Information

Barmouth
Tourist Information Centre
The Station
Station Road
Wales
LL42 1LU

Phone 01341 280 787
Email barmouth.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 21 March

06:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1033
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1034
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1034
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1033
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1032
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
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Pressure 1031
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about Barmouth Beach

A long sandy beach and popular family destination on Cardigan Bay in the Snowdonia national park. The town can get busy. A land train runs along the promenade and there are traditional donkey rides, swing boats and amusement arcades. But the beach itself is vast and easily big enough to get away from it all.

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