The Beach Guide

Penmaenmawr Beach

Penmaenmawr Beach - Clwyd

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Penmaenmawr is a small coastal resort with good access to spectacular mountain walks. A sand and pebble beach is backed by a recently refurbished and attractive promenade with landscaped terraces, flower borders, amusement arcades, cafes, grassed areas and a children's paddling pool. There is plenty of parking at the west end of the promenade.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dog restrictions apply. There is a dog exercise area.

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Beach hut hire

    Nearest town



    LL34 6AZ

    OS grid ref.

    SH 7197 7678

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