Aberaeron  Harbour – A steepish shingle beach

Aberaeron  North – Steep shingle and Sand beach, more sand at low tide

Aberaeron South – Steep shingle and sand beach, more sand at low tide.

Aberarth – Shingle beach, waves quite good for surfing

Aberporth – A nice sandy beach, nice for children.

Aberystwyth Harbour  –  The harbour is situated at the south end of town and fed by the rivers Ystwyth and Rheidol.

Aberystwyth North  – Mostly grit and shingle according to the tides.

Aberystwyth South – A sheltered sand and shingle beach between the castle and harbour breakwater

Borth –  A sand and shingle beach stretching nearly 3 miles towards Ynyslas.

Cilborth – A secluded sandy beach north of Llangrannog, accessed by steep steps

Clarach South - A sand and shingle beach north of Aberystwyth

Clarach North – A sand and shingle beach south of Borth

Cwmtydu – A shingle beach with sand exposed at low tide between Newquay and Llangrannog. Look out for dolphins and seals late summer

Gilfach yr Halen – A stone and shingle beach south of Aberaeron

Gwbert-on-Sea – A sand and rock beach near Cardigan

Little Quay – A sand and shingle beach near Newquay. Look out for dolphins

Llangrannog – A sheltered sandy beach. At low tide, you can walk to Cilborth beach

Llanina – a sandy beach near Newquay, with a sheltered western end. Look out for dolphins

Llanon – A pebble and stone beach with sand exposed at low tide situated between Aberaeron and Aberystwyth

Llanrhystyd – A sandy shallow beach with a pebble bank. North of Aberaeron and nine miles south of Aberystwyth

Llansantffraid – A pebble and shingle beach near Aberaeron.

Morfa Bychan –  A sandy beach near Porthmadog

Mwnt – A sheltered sandy beach owned by The National Trust. Very steep steps, look out for dolphins etc.

New Quay North – A sand and rock beach north west of the harbour. One of the best places for viewing dolphins.

New Quay South –  A sandy beach, good viewing for do;phins and seals at the end of the quay

Penbryn – A lovely sandy beach almost a mile long, 9 miles north of Cardigan. Look out for dolphins and seals.

Tresaith – A large sandy beach near Aberporth

Ynyslas Northern Groyne – A shingle and sand beach near Borth

Ynyslas Twyni Bach – A sandy beach near Aberdovey

 Please Note: – Readers must use their own judgement as to the suitability of the beaches listed on this website for their use and safety.