Aberffraw Bay Beach (Traeth Mawr)

United Kingdom, Wales, Aberffraw

Aberffraw Bay Beach - United Kingdom, Wales, Aberffraw
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Basic Details


24 / 7


0.5 mi



Parking Available


5GJP+2H Bodorgan, UK


Aberffraw Bay Beach is located in the village of Aberffraw, on the west coast of the Isle of Anglesey in the United Kingdom. The beach is approximately 1.5 miles long and features fine golden sand with clear blue waters.


Aberffraw Bay Beach has few amenities, so plan your trip accordingly, although it does have a small parking lot.


activities available at the beach include swimming, surfing, fishing, and boating. The beach is equipped with bathroom access, and dogs are allowed on the beach year-round.


The beach's parking lot is free and located a short walk from the beach. Visitors can also park along the road leading to the beach.

Fun Fact

Fun facts about Aberffraw Bay Beach include its designation as a Site of Special Scientific Interest due to the presence of sand dunes and salt marsh habitats. It was also the site of the ancient capital of the Kingdom of Gwynedd.


Attractions near the beach include the Aberffraw Castle ruins, a popular spot for history enthusiasts. There are also several hiking trails in the nearby Newborough Forest.


There are several restaurants near Aberffraw Bay Beach, including the Marram Grass Cafe, which serves locally sourced Welsh cuisine. The Ship Inn, a traditional Welsh pub, is also nearby.


Accommodations in the area include the Ty Croes Farm Campsite and Caravan Park, which offers tent and caravan pitches, and the Crown Hotel, a traditional Welsh inn with cozy rooms and a pub.


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Sandee Rating: 84/100

Aberffraw Bay Beach provides free parking at the entrance, although spaces are limited. Visitors can also find street parking nearby for easy access to the beach.

No, Aberffraw Bay Beach does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach – please be careful when swimming on this beach.

Aberffraw Bay Beach is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

Aberffraw Bay Beach boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

Aberffraw Bay Beach does not have restrooms on or near the beach.

No, Aberffraw Bay Beach maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

Aberffraw Bay Beach does not have nearby food options – please plan your beach day accordingly.

Aberffraw Bay Beach is a good place to Surfing

Aberffraw Bay Beach does not have accommodations for people with disabilities.

Yes, bring your dog with you to Aberffraw Bay Beach!

Yes, surfing is an activity that is frequently enjoyed at Aberffraw Bay Beach.