"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Tal-y-bont Beach

This west facing storm beach is typically featureless and shallow with just a few patches of shingle and slightly deeper gullies towards low water. The Morfa Dyffryn Site of Special Scientific Interest is located just to the north of the bathing area.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Nearest town: Barmouth

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH578210

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Tal-y-bont Beach

  • Bendi-gedig (4m)
  • The Childrens Farm Park (5m)
  • Llanfair Slate Caverns (5m)
  • Fairbourne Steam Railway (6m)
  • Harlech Castle (6m)
  • Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre (9m)
  • Go Ape! Coed-Y-Brenin (10m)
  • Coed y Brenin Forest Park (10m)
  • Rhiw Goch Ski Centre (11m)
  • Ropeworks (14m)

Tourist Information

Barmouth
Tourist Information Centre
The Station
Station Road
Wales
LL42 1LU

Phone 01341 280 787
Email barmouth.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 25 April

06:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
E
Pressure 992
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SE
Pressure 992
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 993
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 995
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 997
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1000
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Tal-y-bont Beach

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Also known as Benar Beach, Tal-y-Bont forms part of the large sand dune system of Morfa Dyffryn. During the last few years a shingle bank has developed along the high water mark. This is a very popular tourist and residential beach serviced by campsites.

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