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Gilfach yr Halen Beach

Aberaeron, Ceredigion

A stony shingle beach set in a relatively remote area of the Welsh coast just to the south of Aberaeron.

Beach Type





There is a riding centre and a quad bike centre near by

Nature and Wildlife

There is a coast path.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Aberaeron TIC -- 01545 570602 -- [email protected]


Nearest town: Aberaeron
County: Ceredigion
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2278, -4.29109
Postcode: SA46 0EU
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Aberaeron Community, Ceredigion at Explore Britain.


Take the A487 south from Aberaeron. turn off at Ffos y Ffin to Gilfach yr Halen

Public Transport



Limited parking

Nearby Car Parks

South Beach, Aberaeron (Long stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Pwllcam, Aberaeron (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Tabernacle Street, Aberaeron (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Lower Regent Street, Aberaeron (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
North Beach, Aberaeron (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Llanerchaeron, Aberaeron (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Rock Street, New Quay (Long stay).
About 3 miles away
Church Road, New Quay (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Stryd-yr-ysgol, Llanon (Unknown stay).
About 6.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Aberaeron