Harlech Beach, Harlech

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Overlooked by an impressive medieval castle, Harlech Beach features coarse golden sand backed by sand dunes. Lapped by gentle surf, the beach is the perfect place for taking long walks, windsurfing, and swimming--just beware of the strong currents near the Glaslyn estuary at the north end of the beach. Amenities include public restrooms, parking, and an ice-cream van in the summer. From the nearby attractions, you might consider visiting the World Heritage-listed Harlech Castle or the internationally renowned Royal St David's Golf Club. Put Harlech Beach into our Harlech trip site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • I over look this Beach from my House ,so I know it well, it’s a stunning Beach ,never crowded ,The look of the beach forever changing,The sea gently rolls in .The sea colour changes with the seasons ....  more »
  • Walk up the path through the dunes and turn left at the sign and there is a lovely long sandy beach for your dog to run. For those who moan when your dog approaches them, point out there is an equal l...  more »
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