British Beaches

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Aberdyfi Beach

Aberdyfi, Gwynedd

Aberdyfi is a small harbour resort situated within the Snowdonia national park at the mouth of the River Dovey's estuary.

Beach Type



Cafes and restaurants
A pier
A promenade
Disabled access to the beach and A first aid centre
There is a slipway for boat launching


A very popular destination for sailing and windsurfing
Aberdyfi holds yachting regattas during the summer months
There is a championship golf course nearby

Water Quality





Dog restrictions apply. There is a dog exercise area.

Tourist Information

Aberdyfi TIC. The Wharf Gardens. Gwynedd 01654 767321


Nearest town: Aberdyfi
County: Gwynedd
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5419, -4.05403
Postcode: LL35 0RT
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Aberdovey Community, Gwynedd at Explore Britain.


Situated on the North side of the estuary. head for Machynlleth and take the A493 towards Tywyn.

Public Transport

Served by local buses and trains.

Nearest Railway Stations

Aberdovey (Less than half a mile away)
Penhelig (About a mile away)
Tywyn (Approx. 3 miles away)
Borth (Approx. 4 miles away)
Tonfanau (Approx. 5 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking is available.

Nearby Car Parks

Aberdovey Station, Aberdovey (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Aberdyfi Main, Aberdyfi (Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Trackside, Aberdovey (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Penhelig, Aberdyfi (Long stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Trefeddian Lay-by, Aberdyfi (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Talyllyn Railway Station, Tywyn (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
National Street, Tywyn (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Athelstan Road, Tywyn (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away
High Street, Tywyn (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Tywyn Station, Tywyn (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Aberdyfi