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Criccieth West End Beach

Gwynedd, Wales

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The town sits behind a rocky headland dominated by a 13th century castle.

The rocky beach extends east becoming shingle and finally sand which stretches away to Tremadog bay.

Criccieth West End Beach is adjacent to the Llyn Peninsula Coastal Path and the Wales Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Thursday 23 May

Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 20mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 21%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 11mph

The tide at Criccieth West End Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 8:42 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 4:01 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   15.2°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Criccieth West End Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Criccieth Lifeboat Station (0.1 miles)
Criccieth Castle (0.1 miles)
Lloyd George Museum (1.7 miles)
Dwyfor Ranch Rabbit Farm and Animal Park (1.9 miles)
Black Rock Sands (2 miles)
Dragon Raiders Activity Park (2.1 miles)
Black Rock Llamas (3.2 miles)
Welsh Highland Heritage Railway (3.5 miles)

Places to eat near Criccieth West End Beach

Castle Fish & Chips (240 yards)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Cricieth (Criccieth)

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SH502380

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Gwynedd

Parish: Criccieth

Nearest postcode: LL52 0HW

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Visitor information for Criccieth West End Beach, Gwynedd, Wales. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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