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beautiful natural beach and dunes

spotless sands, awesome dunes, lovely sea, fabulous time with family and friends, parking nearby at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kroome46
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Best beach in UK

This has to be one of, if not THE most beautiful beach in the UK. Miles of white sand, sand dunes... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Debbie C
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Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2UG, Wales
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All reviewssand dunesgolf coursecar parkclean sandgolden sandsdog walkersice cream vanlong walkhuge expansefree toiletsnice walklovely sandleft hand sidethe main roadplenty of spacemiles and milesgreat for kids
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Miles of sand and dunes to look fwd too the shuttle bus can get you there from town for 1 pound of you can walk in about 30min toilets in car park.

Thank Damon C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyable afternoon just walking along beach. Footpath from Harlech Castle through golf course and dunes onto the beach. Walked for ages not a sole around going North, shame about the plastic wasted up. Retraced our steps back, footpath through dunes spoilt by inconsiderate dog owners...More

Thank SteveD007
Reviewed 2 days ago

spotless sands, awesome dunes, lovely sea, fabulous time with family and friends, parking nearby at a reasonable rate with toilets on the car park not far from the beach

Thank kroome46
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This has to be one of, if not THE most beautiful beach in the UK. Miles of white sand, sand dunes and spectacular views of Snowdonia. Tranquil, exhilarating, unbelievably clean - and on our doorstep for 7 glorious days.

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Harlech beach for a day trip and loved it! Beautiful views with a castle nearby. Long beach with golden sand and quite clear water. Dogs aloud and the parking price is fair. Would definately reccommend to go there! :)

Thank lesleyalock
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We seem to have managed to pick the only week in the summer holidays with dodgy weather. However vast beach here accessible via a path from a car park with toilets and if you want to you can park here and take the Hoppa Bus...More

Thank Suzanne N
Reviewed 6 days ago

Spent a very relaxed morning on Harlech beach , totally unspoilt and clean , there is only one car park due to the location of beach but is ample and reasonably priced. Beach is split between dog friendly and no dogs ( clearly sign posted)...More

Thank ChrisPD1967
Reviewed 1 week ago

Harlech beach has to be the best beach in Wales. Whilst there are no facilities here just miles and miles of golden sand, if you have children or dogs it's well worth visiting.

Thank ahih2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just come back from a camping holiday in Talsarnau further up the coast. Came to Harlech beach twice. First time it was drizzly/cloudy weather but it didn’t take away from how amazing this beach is. With some excellent sand dunes to adventure in. Second time...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent 3 days here on our family holiday . Parking in pay and display car park is the only parking available due to the location of the beach unless you are staying in one of the nearby caravan parks . £3.30 for 4 hrs so...More

Thank ClaireG1234
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Lisa W
29 July 2018|
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Response from Jilly2903 | Reviewed this property |
One side of the beach has a dog ban between 1st April and 30th September. The other side of the beach is expansive.
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Darren K
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Response from merfynb2017 | Reviewed this property |
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Ron S
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Response from Chuckini | Reviewed this property |
When the wind is high there can be sand hoppers about but I live here and have only seen them in large nos. once in the last 2 years
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