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Cemaes - Traeth Bach Beach

Menai Bridge, Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey

Traeth Bach (small beach) is just over the river from Traeth Mawr and is a small sandy beach with some interesting rockpools. There is a slipway giving access to disabled visitors, and families with young children.

Beach Type



The town has shops
Cafes and pubs as well as a Tourist Information and Visitors Centre
There is a harbour with dedicated launching area


A popular destination for sailing and boat trips are on offer to many locations around the Island
Watersports include kayaking and windsurfing

Nature and Wildlife

The harbour sea wall is a popular place to stroll along.

Water Quality





Dogs are banned during summer.

Tourist Information

Holyhead TIC Stena Line Terminal 1 Holyhead Isle of Anglesey LL65 1DQ Tel: 01407 762622


Nearest town: Menai Bridge
County: Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4138, -4.45128
Postcode: LL67 0ET
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


On Anglesey. Take the A5025 to Amlwch. Cemaes is beyond Amlwch just off the main road.

Public Transport

Arriva Wales (Crosville)'s bus service number 62 runs between Bangor and Cemaes.

Nearest Railway Stations

Valley (Approx. 10 miles away)
Holyhead (Approx. 10 miles away)

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


Parking is available next to the beach. There are disabled spaces.

Nearby Car Parks

Beach, Cemaes Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Lon Glascoed, Cemaes Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Castellor, Cemaes Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
St. Patricks, Llanbadrig (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Cemeas Bay, Tregele (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Tyddyn Sydney, Cemlyn (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Cemlyn West, Cemlyn (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Pilot House, Bull Bay (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Bull Bay Road (Ffordd Porth Llechog), Amlwch (Unknown stay).
About 3.6 miles away
Pen Garnedd, Amlwch (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Menai Bridge