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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 Traeth Cymyran. 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. 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…

  • 2. 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…

  • 3. Lligwy Beach

    Lligwy Beach

    Wide, sandy beach located just around the corner from the village of Moelfre. The beach of Traeth Lligwy is backed by low sand dunes giving it a wild, open feel, which is exactly what it is. At low tide a large expanse of firm sand is revealed providing…

  • 4. 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…

  • 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. 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.

  • 7. White Beach

    White Beach

    Set on the remote north eastern coast of Anglesey White beach really is a bit of a hidden beauty. The name (I'm guessing) comes from the white pebbles that make up the beach. These slope down steeply to the rocky shoreline which is exposed at low…

  • 8. 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…

  • 9. 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…

  • 10. Rhosneigr (Traeth Crigyll) Beach (Rhosneigr)

    Rhosneigr (Traeth Crigyll) Beach (Rhosneigr)

    Traeth Crigyll (Town beach) is Rhosneigr's main beach. Located just to the west of the town it is a fine expanse of golden sand. At Rhosneigr beach you have the best of both worlds; there is easy access from the village, with several roads leading…