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Mwnt Beach

Cardigan, Ceredigion

Owned by the National Trust, the headland of Mwnt overlooks a sheltered sandy beach. Short circular cliff top walks, a remote family beach, a 13th century church and a wealth of history make this a beautiful destination for visitors, especially during the summer months.

Beach Type



Toilets and cafe are located on the beach
Camping and caravan sites nearby



Nature and Wildlife

Botanical SSSI; Geological SSSI - rare calcareous flora; Ceredigion Heritage Coast; Cardigan Bay Special Area of Conservation; Special Landscape Area. Frequent sightings of bottlenosed dolphins. seals and porpoise. Short cliff top walks with spectaular vi

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

Beach is cleaned daily in summer season. Litter bins are provided.


Dogs are not permitted on beach 1st may to 30th sep.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Cardigan TIC – open all year 01230 613230 email [email protected]


Nearest town: Cardigan
County: Ceredigion
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1354, -4.64063
Postcode: SA43 1QH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Take B4548 from Cardigan to Gwbert and follow signs for Mwnt. Nearest town - Cardigan

Public Transport

Summer coastal bus service - contact TIC for details


Charge for parking. no disabled spaces.

Nearby Car Parks

Mwnt, Y Ferwig (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Poppet Sands, St Dogmaels (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Bathhouse, Cardigan (Long stay).
About 3.5 miles away
Fairfield, Cardigan (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 3.6 miles away
Greenfield Square, Cardigan (Short stay).
About 3.6 miles away
Gloster Row, Cardigan (Unknown stay).
About 3.7 miles away
Quay Street, Cardigan (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 3.8 miles away
Station Road, Cardigan (Unknown stay).
About 3.9 miles away
Ffordd Yr Odyn West, Aberporth (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
Ffordd Yr Odyn East, Aberporth (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Cardigan