Harlech Beach, Harlech

4.9
Overlooked by an impressive medieval castle, Harlech Beach features coarse golden sand backed by sand dunes. Lapped by gentle surf, the beach is the perfect place for taking long walks, windsurfing, and swimming--just beware of the strong currents near the Glaslyn estuary at the north end of the beach. Amenities include public restrooms, parking, and an ice-cream van in the summer. From the nearby attractions, you might consider visiting the World Heritage-listed Harlech Castle or the internationally renowned Royal St David's Golf Club. PutHarlech Beach into our Harlech trip site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Visited on a rare sunny day. Utterly beautiful. One of the best beaches we've ever visited. We parked at the castle (max 3 hours) and trekked down the hill, across the golf course and over the...  more »
  • Although the weather was not great - we had a couple of hours break and decided to walk down to the beach. Nice walk by the golf course and across the sand dunes The beach was massive and seemed to...  more »

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