British Beaches

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Rhos-y-Llan Beach

Nefyn, Gwynedd

A quiet secluded sandy cove next to Porth Yslaig on the northern coast of the Lleyn Peninsula.

Beach Type



There is a camp site


Coastal walks

Nature and Wildlife

This is a lovely area for coastal walks.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Pwllheli TIC: Min y Don. Station Square. Pwllheli. Gwynedd LL53 6HE Tel: + 44(0)1758 613 000


Nearest town: Nefyn
County: Gwynedd
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9063, -4.63226
Postcode: LL53 8PD
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Nefyn Community, Gwynedd at Explore Britain.


Head to Nefyn then take the B4417 coast road to Rhos-y-Llan. take the left hand turn to the beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Pwllheli (Approx. 9 miles away)

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


Parking available a short wealk from the beach

Nearby Car Parks

Afonfawr, Penllech (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Portdinllaen, Morfa Nefyn (Unknown stay).
About 3.7 miles away
Porthdinllaen, Pwllheli (Unknown stay).
About 3.7 miles away
Glanpwll, Nefyn (Unknown stay).
About 4.8 miles away
Cliffs, Nefyn (Unknown stay).
About 4.8 miles away
Y Ddol, Nefyn (Unknown stay).
About 5.1 miles away
Mynytho, Mynytho (Unknown stay).
About 6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Nefyn