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Best beaches in Anglesey

Below are a list of the top 10 beaches in Anglesey as selected by the users of the Beach Guide website.

The current most popular beach in Anglesey is Porth Padrig. If you would like to have your say on which are the best beaches in Anglesey just follow the link to the beach and vote by clicking the star ratings at the top right of the page.

  • 1. Porth Padrig Beach

    Porth Padrig Beach

    Secluded sandy cove near the village of Llanbadrig on Anglesey's north coast. The large crescent shaped bay is backed by cliffs but it is the large white quartzite sea stack mid-beach that identifies Porth Padrig. The "White Lady" is named after…

  • 2. Penrhos Beach

    Penrhos Beach

    A pretty Sandy Bay with part white sand. safe for swimming and watching the ferries to Ireland. Dog friendly.

  • 3. Porth Dafarch Beach

    Porth Dafarch Beach

    The National Trust owned Porth Dafarch is a sheltered sandy beach on the south coast of Holy Island. Nestling below rugged headlands, the beach offers safe anchorage for yachts, rock pools for children to play in and clean bathing water. Porth Dafarch…

  • 4. Llanfaelog - Porth Nobla Beach

    Llanfaelog - Porth Nobla Beach

    A quiet rural beach located next door to Porth Tyn Towyn beach midway between the small towns of Aberffraw and Rhosneigr. It is an attractive little crescent of sand and shingle with a host of rocky islets just offshore. Porth Nobla is bordered…

  • 5. Church Bay

    Church Bay

    A characterful pebble beach on the island of Anglesey, in North Wales. The beach is named after the nearby Llanrhuddlad Church, which is visible from the sea. A steep path down and a restaurant famous for its lobster.

  • 6. Traeth Cymyran Beach (Rhosneigr)

    Traeth Cymyran Beach (Rhosneigr)

    Traeth Cymyran beach is situated at the western end of a two mile stretch of sand extending from the village of Rhosneigr. Cymyran is delineated from neighbouring Traeth Crigyll by a rocky outcrop known as ys Feirig, although this is fairly arbitrary…

  • 7. Rhoscolyn - Borth Wen Beach

    Rhoscolyn - Borth Wen Beach

    Borthwen is a pretty, sandy crescent located on the southern shore of Holyhead island. Backed by sand dunes there are also a few little rocky islets along the length of the beach. This is a great family beach with its shallow sloping sands and abundance…

  • 8. St. Georges Pier. Menai Bridge Beach

    St. Georges Pier. Menai Bridge Beach

    A small mud and rock beach located a stone's throw from the famous Menai Straits suspension bridge.

  • 9. Fydlyn Beach

    Fydlyn Beach

    Secluded shingle beach that sits in the shelter of the rocky islets of Ynys y Fydlyn. Located on the north-western corner of Anglesey Fydln is pretty tricky to find. Perhaps the best way is via the coast path. The beach is set at the foot of a wooded…

  • 10. Porth Tywyn Mawr Beach

    Porth Tywyn Mawr Beach

    Porth Tywyn Mawr is also known as Sandy Beach, and for good reason. This long stretch (half a mile) of beach is comprised of beautiful golden sand and largely backed by low dunes. Apart from the Penrhyn Bay caravan site at the southern end of the…