"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthdinllaen

Porthdinllaen (in English sometimes Porth Dinllaen), is a small coastal village in the Dwyfor locality on the Ll?n Peninsula within Gwynedd, Wales, located on a small promontory, and historically in Caernarfonshire. It is near the larger village of Morfa Nefyn.

It has been owned by the National Trust since 1994. With views across to Yr Eifl and Snowdonia, Porthdinllaen, with Nefyn and Morfa Nefyn, form a magnificent two miles (3 km) of sweeping bay. There are only about two dozen buildings at Porthdinllaen, with the Ty Coch pub the centre of the village.

Vehicular access to the village is restricted to residents with a car permit; visitors must walk across the beach from Morfa Nefyn or across the golf course on top of the headland, past the Iron Age hillfort.

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH275414

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Things to see and do in and around Porthdinllaen

  • Glasfryn Parc Bowling and Activities
  • Biscuit Ceramic Art Studio and Cafe
  • Ropeworks

Tourist Information

Pwllheli
Tourist Information Centre
Min y Don
Station Square
Wales
LL53 5HG

Phone 01758 613000
Email pwllheli.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 24 May

06:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
S
Pressure 1023
Humidity 69%
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Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 68%
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12:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 73%
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15:00


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 81%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
N
Pressure 1021
Humidity 83%
UV Index
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21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
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