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Abererch Beach

Pwllheli, Gwynedd

The eastern and more exposed end of the sandy Pwllheli beach.

Beach Type



Limited facilities
There is often a burger van
There is a campsite nearby



Nature and Wildlife

Pwllheli can be accessed via a long walk on the beach.

Water Quality




Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Pwllheli TIC. Min y Don. Station Square. Pwllheli. Gwynedd. LL53 5HG Phone: 01758 613000


Nearest town: Pwllheli
County: Gwynedd
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8955, -4.3742
Postcode: LL53 6PX
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


For Aberech beach turn left just after Jewsons. into an industrial estate. then turn Right as soon as you can see the sand dunes.

Public Transport

Aberech has a train station.

Nearest Railway Stations

Abererch (Less than half a mile away)
Penychain (About a mile and a half away)
Pwllheli (Approx. 2 miles away)
Criccieth (Approx. 6 miles away)
Porthmadog (Approx. 10 miles away)

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


Limited parking available

Nearby Car Parks

Glan y Don, Pwllheli (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
North Quay, Pwllheli (Short stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Penlan Street, Pwllheli (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Pwllheli Railway Station, Pwllheli (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Gorsedd Circle, Pwllheli (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Dunes, Pwllheli (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Y Maes, Pwllheli (Short stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Cardiff Road, Pwllheli (Long stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Min-y-mor Dunes, Pwllheli (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Lon Cob Bach, Pwllheli (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Pwllheli