"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthdinllaen

Porthdinllaen (in English sometimes Porth Dinllaen), is a small coastal village in the Dwyfor locality on the Ll?n Peninsula within Gwynedd, Wales, located on a small promontory, and historically in Caernarfonshire. It is near the larger village of Morfa Nefyn.

It has been owned by the National Trust since 1994. With views across to Yr Eifl and Snowdonia, Porthdinllaen, with Nefyn and Morfa Nefyn, form a magnificent two miles (3 km) of sweeping bay. There are only about two dozen buildings at Porthdinllaen, with the Ty Coch pub the centre of the village.

Vehicular access to the village is restricted to residents with a car permit; visitors must walk across the beach from Morfa Nefyn or across the golf course on top of the headland, past the Iron Age hillfort.

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH275414

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Things to see and do in and around Porthdinllaen

  • Glasfryn Parc Bowling and Activities
  • Biscuit Ceramic Art Studio and Cafe
  • Ropeworks

Tourist Information

Pwllheli
Tourist Information Centre
Min y Don
Station Square
Wales
LL53 5HG

Phone 01758 613000
Email pwllheli.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Friday 23 February

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. -1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
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09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 77%
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12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 63%
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15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 61%
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18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
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21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
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