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Cwmtydu Beach

New Quay, Ceredigion

Enclosed and rugged shingle cove to the south-west of New Quay. Coastal walks via National Trust path overlooks Cardigan Bay. Seals and porpoises occasionally sighted along this stretch of coast.

Beach Type



Camp site


There is also an equestrian centre nearby

Nature and Wildlife

The coast path overlooks Cardigan Bay and occasionaly basking seals and porpoise can be seen in the off-shore waters.

Water Quality





no dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Cardigan TIC -- 01239 613230 -- [email protected] Newquay TIC (seasonal) -- 01545 560865 -- [email protected]


Nearest town: New Quay
County: Ceredigion
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1921, -4.40619
Postcode: SA44 6LQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Turn off the A487 two miles south of Synod Inn towards Llwyndafydd. At crossroads follow sign for Cwmtydu. Public transport: 552 bus service Aberaeron to Cardigan. nearest stop Llwyndafydd. Nearest town - Cei Newydd (New Quay).


parking available close to the beach

Nearby Car Parks

Church Road, New Quay (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Rock Street, New Quay (Long stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Llangranog Beach, Llangranog (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away
Penbryn, Penbryn (Unknown stay).
About 5.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in New Quay