British Beaches

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Llwyngwril Beach

Barmouth, Gwynedd

A shingle beach strewn with boulders on this very picturesque stretch of coast. Considered a very good wave for surfing when the swell is big enough, though the numerous boulders mean it is not suitable beginners.

Beach Type



Public toilets
Shop and pub in the village
There is a campsite close to the beach


Coastal walks

Nature and Wildlife

This is a beatuiful stretch of coastline where dolphins. seals and porpoises can occasionaly be spotted in the bay.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

BARMOUTH TIC. The Station. Station Road. Barmouth LL42 1LU Tel:01341 280787


Nearest town: Barmouth
County: Gwynedd
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6698, -4.08843
Postcode: LL37 2JT
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Take the A493 south from Barmouth.

Public Transport

There is a train station in the village (Llwyngwril).

Nearest Railway Stations

Llwyngwril (Less than 200 yards away)
Fairbourne (Approx. 3 miles away)
Barmouth (Approx. 4 miles away)
Morfa Mawddach (Approx. 4 miles away)
Tonfanau (Approx. 4 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Llwyngwril Station, Llwyngwril (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Ffordd y Stesion, Llwyngwril (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Tyn y Buarth, Llwyngwril (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Embankment, Fairbourne (Long stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Beach Road, Fairbourne (Long stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Station Road, Fairbourne (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Morfa Mawddach Station, Fairbourne (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away
Barmouth Main, Barmouth (Long stay).
About 3.8 miles away
Black Patch, Barmouth (Long stay).
About 3.8 miles away
Jubilee Road, Barmouth (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 3.9 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Barmouth