Nearby beaches

There is easy access to an abundance of beautiful Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire beaches when you stay with us at Terfyn Mawr. To find out how to reach the beach of your choice, simply click on the corresponding pin on the Google map below and you can access location details as well as directions.

Dolwen beach, Aberporth


Aberporth Blue Flag has two beaches; Dyffryn to the west that has very soft sand and is sheltered, and Dolwen to the east that has coarser sand. Boats are launched from Dolwen beach and dogs are allowed all year round. Both beaches have a number of rockpools exposed at low tide. There is a range of shops and food outlets in the village and parking is available adjacent to the beach.

Llnagrannog beach


Llangrannog is a small fishing port with a sandy beach that is popular wih visitors and a second beach (Cilborth) that is accessible at low tide. Dogs are allowed on the right hand side of the beach all year round. The village has pubs, cafes and a shop and there are toilets and parking available adjacent to the beach. Carreg Bica, a rock stack to the east of the main beach, is said to be a tooth of a giant!

Mwnt beach


Mwnt beach is often referred to as Wales' hidden gem and has been hailed in the Daily Mail as one of Europe's top ten loveliest, hidden beaches. It is sheltered, there is a kiosk and public toilets and the sand is good for building sand castles. Dolphins, porpoises, seals & basking shark are sometimes seen from the beach. The mud cliff at the top of the beach is prone to slippage, so stay clear of its base.


Woodland walk to Penbryn beach


Penbryn is a National Trust beach with almost a mile of beautiful sand. Parking is a ten minute walk away from the beach, but there is a drop-off point adjacent to the beach. The Plwmp Tart cafe next to the car park offers light meals and lovely cakes. For the more agile, as an alternative to walking down the road from the car park, there is a wonderful walk down a wooded valley alongside the Hoffnant stream.

Poppit Sands beach

Poppit Sands

Poppit Sands is a popular beach with families. It has an immense expanse of sand to spread out on, with sand dunes at the top of the beach, soft sand below the dunes and firm sand where the tide has reached. Dogs are allowed on the right-hand-side of the beach all year round- see map. There is a cafe at the end of the adjacent car park that serves excellent cream teas, a variety of cakes and drinks.

Tresaith beach


Tresaith Blue Flag beach has a soft sand, rocks and a spectacular waterfall to the east of the beach. A shop/cafe and public toilets are adjacent to the beach and there is an inn just a few yards up the hill from the beach. Tresaith has a dighy sailing club which holds an annual regatta. Disabled parking is available adjacent to the beach, but the main public car park is a ten minute walk away.



Please note that we have assembled the above list of beaches, their facilities and other information in good faith to assist you in making your stay with us special. We can not guarantee that any of the facilities listed above are currently available or that the supplementary information is accurate. Please ensure that you satisfy yourself with what is being available and/or required before committing to travelling or making any arrangements.