Criccieth West Beach

Visit Criccieth West Beach

Criccieth West Beach, also known as Marine beach, is one of the two beaches in the seaside town of Criccieth.

On the eastern side, overlooking the beach stands the remains of the imposing 13th century Criccieth Castle, up on the headland.

Towards the west end of the beach it becomes more rocky with pebbles.

Go surfing, body boarding here, as this beach is well known for water sports.

This beach is …

  • Safe For Swimming
  • Great For Watersports

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Header Photo by Matt Blake on Unsplash

Getting To Criccieth West Beach

Beach Location

Criccieth Llyn peninsula, Gwynedd Wales LL52 0HL


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Criccieth West Beach

Explore the Welsh coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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