"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Rhoscolyn - Borth Wen Beach

Located on the west coast of Anglesey, the south facing beach is a sandy cove, measuring 250 metres on a low tide. On a high tide the beach is mainly shingle. The bay is located within the Anglesey Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in addition to the Holy Island Coast Special Projection Area and the Glannau Rhoscolyn Site of Special Scientific Interest, confirming the high conservation status of the area.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Holyhead

Local authority: Isle of Anglesey Council

OS Grid Reference: SH273749

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Rhoscolyn - Borth Wen Beach

  • Anglesey Pullover Company (1m)
  • Island Pottery (5m)
  • RSPB - Ellin's Tower Seabird Centre (6m)
  • Breakwater Country Park (6m)
  • Llyn Alaw Visitor Centre (8m)
  • Miri Mawr (10m)
  • Anglesey Model Village (11m)
  • Anglesey Model Village (12m)

Tourist Information

Llanfairpwllgwyngyll
Tourist Information Centre
Station Site
Isle of Anglesey
Wales
LL61 5UJ

Phone 01248 713177
Email llanfairpwll@nwtic.com

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 18 April

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1024
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1024
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Borth Wen is a sweeping cove of sand backed by dunes. There are rock pools at the beach.

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