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Colwyn Bay Beach

Colwyn Bay, Conwy

Popular Victorian seaside resort with long beach of sand and shingle and promenade seafront walk with cafes, shops and kiosks. Local attractions include Dinosaur World, Eirias park, and the Welsh Mountain zoo.

Beach Type

sand & shingle

Facilities

Cafe/restaurant
Shops
Toilets
Disabled access
Slipway
Harbour
Promenade
First aid
Leisure centre
Arcades

Activities

Swimming
Windsurfing
Canoeing
Sailing
Jet skiing

Nature and Wildlife

Seabirds. wading birds. and the occasional seal and dolphin can be spotted. For walks there is the dual purpose promenade.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

Dogs restricted.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Colwyn Bay Conwy LL29 8LF Tel: 01492 530478 Email: [email protected]

Location

Nearest town: Colwyn Bay
County: Conwy
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2969, -3.7131
Postcode: LL29 8ED
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Directly off the A55 at A470 junction.

Public Transport

Nearest mainline station is Llandudno Junction via branch line to Lllandudno. Local and national bus routes to North Wales.

Nearest Railway Stations

Colwyn Bay (Less than half a mile away)
Glan Conwy (Approx. 4 miles away)
Llandudno Junction (Approx. 4 miles away)
Deganwy (Approx. 5 miles away)
Conwy (Approx. 5 miles away)

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

Parking

Free and pay parking available

Nearby Car Parks

Colwyn Bay Station - Front, Colwyn Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Ivy Street, Colwyn Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Douglas Road, Colwyn Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Colwyn Bay Station, Colwyn Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Victoria Road, Old Colwyn (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Lansdowne Road, Colwyn Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Colwyn Avenue, Rhos-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Station Road, Mochdre (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Wern Road, Llanddulas (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Conway Road, Llandudno Junction (Unknown stay).
About 3.9 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Colwyn Bay